Top Ten Saddest Songs


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221 All by Myself - Eric Carmen

Yep a song by a desperate person. Its sad when there's no one besides you

How is this in 225th place?! - Ari00

222 I Miss You - Blink 182

Damn 458 seriously

223 Into the Ocean - Blue October
224 I Know It's Over - The Smiths

Sorry but the line 'Oh Mother, I can feel the soil falling over my head' is most probably the saddest lyric ever.
I can't believe a Smiths song isn't on the list!
This song is simply heartbreaking: 'If you're so very good looking, why do you sleep alone tonight? ' 'Cause tonight is just like any other night, that's why you're on your own tonight'

Genuinely sad, unlike many of the dull dirges on here.

225 All I Need - Radiohead
226 Kim - Eminem

Kim isn't SADNESS it's ANGER

227 A Rush of Blood to the Head - Coldplay
228 Eternal Flame - The Bangles
229 Fix a Heart - Demi Lovato
230 Enchanted - Taylor Swift

It's one of her best songs, it's just not sad.

231 I Care 4 U - Aaliyah
232 You've Lost That Lovin' Feelin' - The Righteous Brothers
233 Gone - *NSYNC

I just love how slow this song is then will suddenly go faster and faster it plays with your emotions so much.. - JR619

234 Where Do Broken Hearts Go - Whitney Houston
235 Golden - Tyler, the Creator
236 This I Promise You - *NSYNC
237 Old Shep - Elvis Presley

By far the saddest song ever i bet nobody has wrote a song about a dead dog ever since a lot of people get upset when they hear this iv'e heard its 4:10 long whoever can still be happy at the end of this is an absolute miricle even talking or thinking about it Actually i think that hearing this is even sadder than even losing a dog its horrible gives people nightmares but at least Elvis did do other good ones though - Greenday

You Stupid Idiot This song is sad because he kills a dog not because he's no longer around you n00b well I suppose it does make it a bit more sad but it is mainly because the dog dies - Greenday

Guys, you're only voting for the most famous sad songs. This song may be old, but it is easily sadder than anything else written except possibly Tears in Heaven and Seasons in the Sun.

It's sad, but mainly because he's no longer around... - Music

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238 Someone Like You - Adele

This song really had an emotional lyrics and adele sang it very good. I heard it many times since I broke up with my fiancee

Just read the lyrics, and reflect the effect. I just tearing apart, and I'm drowning to bad when hear this song, more than once.

This song is so powerful and emotional and every sentence is powerful (I listened to this song 20 times on repeat) I love this song!

Get this higher

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239 Sing About Me, I'm Dying of Thirst - Kendrick Lamar

253 what a disgrace, easily one of the best and saddest rap songs of all time :-( - Sebbe1804

This is one of the greatest songs ever, the beat, the words, the conce pt. i ts simply mind blowing. It talks about a guy that was shot and a lady that died due to STD 's

240 Casimir Pulaski Day - Sufjan Stevens

This song is about a person who is bitter about God due to the fact that his friend had died of leukemia.

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