Top Ten Songs With Sad Meanings


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21 Civil War - Guns N' Roses
22 Leave Out All the Rest - Linkin Park
23 One - Metallica
24 Goodbye May Seem Forever - Jeanette Nolan
25 Tears in Heaven - Eric Clapton V 1 Comment
26 Julia - The Beatles

Writen for John Lennon's mother, Julia, who was hit by a car and killed before The Beatles became famous. - PetSounds

27 Jugband Blues - Pink Floyd
28 Burslem Normals - Robbie Williams

About going back to the place of your childhood and sad memories

29 In Loving Memory - Alter Bridge

A song Mark Tremonti wrote after his Mother died. A song that reflects on the pain of loss and how hard it can be to adjust to once someone's gone.

30 When You're Gone - Avril Lavigne V 1 Comment
31 The Scientist - Coldplay
32 Uninstall - Bokurano
33 Apocalypse - Jackie Evancho

Teen Jackie scores big on this original song about a heart-rending breakup. Released as a single and also available on video. - BobG

34 Sleep Alone - Moby

A very sad song this. The second meaning is about 9/11; the lyrics were initially "at least we died together" referring to those who jumped from the tower as they were "holding hands, flying through the sky". You really feel it, knowing that. - PositronWildhawk

35 Give Up Your Guns - The Buoys
36 At Least We Tried - Moby
37 Darkness, Darkness - The Youngbloods
38 Misunderstood - Robbie Williams
39 Snuff - Slipknot
40 Clocks - Coldplay
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