Best Songs Used in How I Met Your Mother

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This is not a list for songs sung by the characters in the show (i.e. Let's Go To The Mall, etc.), but songs that are played to add to the mood (non-diegetic).

The Top Ten

1 Let Your Heart Hold Fast - Fort Atlantic

"Let your heart hold fast, for this soon shall pass. There's another hill ahead." - ColinH

2 Boys Don't Cry - Grant Lee Phillips

"I try to laugh about it, hiding the tears from my eyes. Cause boys don't cry." - ColinH

3 Inside of Love - Nada Surf

"I know the last page so well; I can't read the first. So I just don't start." - ColinH

4 Eternal Flame - The Bangles

"Am I only dreaming, or is this burning an eternal flame? " - ColinH

5 Heaven - The Walkmen

"Don't leave me, oh, you're my best friend." - ColinH

6 Simple Song - The Shins

"I know things can really get rough when you go it alone." - ColinH

7 Downtown Train - Everything But The Girl

"Will I see you tonight, on a downtown train? " - ColinH

8 The Funeral - Band of Horses
9 You're All Alone - John Swihart

(Instrumental) - ColinH

10 Prophets - AC Newman

"One by one by one by one! " - ColinH

The Contenders

11 I'm Gonna Be (500 Miles) - The Proclaimers

"I would walk 500 miles and I would walk 500 more..." - ColinH

12 I Do I Do - Charlie Mars

Sweet Song

13 Shake It Out - Florence and the Machine

Incredible scene - Mesel

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Top Remixes

1. Simple Song - The Shins
2. The Funeral - Band of Horses
3. Boys Don't Cry - Grant Lee Phillips
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1. Inside of Love - Nada Surf
2. Let Your Heart Hold Fast - Fort Atlantic
3. Boys Don't Cry - Grant Lee Phillips
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