Top Ten Songs With Sad Meanings


The Contenders: Page 2

21 Leave Out All the Rest - Linkin Park
22 Civil War - Guns N' Roses
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 Uninstall - Bokurano
32 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

33 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

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

It's about a kid who commits suicide in front of his high school English class and it's my favorite song of all time - Songsta41

PSearch List

Recommended Lists

Related Lists

Top Ten Disney Songs with Sad Meanings Most Hauntingly Beautiful and Sad Songs Top Ten Kpop Songs With a Sad Rhythm Top Ten Sad Songs That Will Make You Smile at the End Top 10 Greatest Sad Songs

List StatsUpdated 24 May 2017

500 votes
102 listings
3 years, 123 days old

Top Remixes

1. Angel - Jackie Evancho
2. Danny Boy - Jackie Evancho, Feat. Chris Botti
3. Lovers - Jackie Evancho
1. Wake Me Up When September Ends - Green Day
2. The I Love You Song - 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee
3. 99 Luftballons - Nena
1. Little Things - One Direction
2. Amnesia - 5 Seconds of Summer
3. More Than This - One Direction



Add Post

Error Reporting

See a factual error in these listings? Report it here.