Saddest Song

I agree with these so much!

I’d like to add

Wrong Direction - [name_f]Hailee[/name_f] Steinfeld :sob:
[name_f]Pretty[/name_f] much all of Dear [name_u]Evan[/name_u] [name_m]Hansen[/name_m]
First [name_u]Man[/name_u] - [name_f]Camila[/name_f] Cabello (not really sad just emotional)
[name_f]Pretty[/name_f] much all of SOUR
I [name_u]Love[/name_u] You’s - [name_f]Hailee[/name_f] Steinfeld
What A Time - [name_f]Julia[/name_f] Micheals and [name_u]Niall[/name_u] Horan
you broke me first - [name_u]Tate[/name_u] McRae

I’m sure there are lots more that I’ll think of out of nowhere but that’s all for now

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grace by lewis capaldi

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I second this. Especially For [name_u]Forever[/name_u] and Words Fail

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@RubyAlexandria It’s nice to see someone appreciating Eminem’s sad songs! I don’t think a lot of people recognize them and they’re great.

@wintersnowflake03 Oh boy, don’t even get me started on my girl Lorde. [name_f]Queen[/name_f].

@oceansea [name_u]Love[/name_u] it! Such a good band.

@Rosebeth [name_f]Rosi[/name_f]! BEIRUT! MICHAEL KIWANUKA! Yes!

@eireann Ugh Breathe Me is the worst (the best lol). And of course, have to mention [name_m]Ed[/name_m] and Coldplay. It wouldn’t be a sad song list without them!

@EdgeOfTheMeadow The A Team is amazing.

@EllArePea I listened to SOUR on the way to work today. Phew boy it’s a good album.

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b a s i c a l l y a n y c a v e t o w n s o n g :sparkles:

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I agree with those, especially If I Die [name_m]Young[/name_m], which is my current ringtone!

I would like to add those on my playlist that I consider sad:

Part 1 (Artists from A-J)

A

Almost Here (feat. [name_m]Brian[/name_m] McFadden) - [name_f]Delta[/name_f] Goodrem
Arcade - [name_m]Duncan[/name_m] [name_u]Laurence[/name_u]

B

Battlefield - [name_u]Jordin[/name_u] Sparks
[name_f]Beautiful[/name_f] - [name_f]Christina[/name_f] Aguilera
[name_f]Beauty[/name_f] and the Beast - Celiné [name_m]Dion[/name_m] & Peabo [name_m]Bryson[/name_m]
Because - [name_f]Jessica[/name_f] Mauboy
[name_f]Believe[/name_f] In Me - [name_f]Demi[/name_f] Lovato
[name_m]Born[/name_m] To Try - [name_f]Delta[/name_f] Goodrem
Bound To You - [name_f]Christina[/name_f] Aguilera
Bring Me to Life - [name_u]Evanescence[/name_u]

C

Consequences - [name_f]Camila[/name_f] Cabello

D

Dear Life - [name_f]Delta[/name_f] Goodrem
Deception - [name_f]Christina[/name_f] Grimmie
Don’t Let Go - En [name_f]Vogue[/name_f]

E

Everyday - [name_f]Britney[/name_f] Spears
Everytime - [name_f]Britney[/name_f] Spears

F

For the [name_u]Love[/name_u] of a Daughter - [name_f]Demi[/name_f] Lovato
Fragile - [name_f]Delta[/name_f] Goodrem
From the Bottom of [name_f]My[/name_f] Broken [name_f]Heart[/name_f] - [name_f]Britney[/name_f] Spears

G

[name_f]Girl[/name_f] In the Mirror - [name_f]Britney[/name_f] Spears
Ghost - Jamie-Lee
Good Enough - [name_u]Evanescence[/name_u]

H

[name_f]Heart[/name_f] of Innocence - [name_f]Jessica[/name_f] [name_m]Simpson[/name_m]
Heavy - [name_f]Delta[/name_f] Goodrem
Hold Me - [name_m]Farid[/name_m] Mammadov
Hold Me Now - [name_u]Johnny[/name_u] [name_u]Logan[/name_u]
Human - [name_f]Christina[/name_f] [name_f]Perri[/name_f]
Hurt - [name_f]Christina[/name_f] Aguilera

I

I’m Not a [name_f]Girl[/name_f], Not Yet a Woman - [name_f]Britney[/name_f] Spears
I’m Sorry - Arilena [name_u]Ara[/name_u]
It’s All Coming Back To Me Now - Celiné [name_m]Dion[/name_m]
I [name_f]Bet[/name_f] You Don’t Curse God - [name_f]Christina[/name_f] Grimmie
I Know You Won’t - [name_f]Carrie[/name_f] Underwood
I Run Away - [name_f]Britney[/name_f] Spears
I Stand - [name_f]Gabriela[/name_f] Gunčíková
I Told You So - [name_f]Carrie[/name_f] Underwood
I Turn To You - [name_f]Christina[/name_f] Aguilera
I [name_f]Wanna[/name_f] [name_u]Love[/name_u] You [name_u]Forever[/name_u] - [name_f]Jessica[/name_f] [name_m]Simpson[/name_m]
I Want It That [name_m]Way[/name_m] - Backstreet Boys
[name_f]Imagine[/name_f] Me Without You - [name_f]Jaci[/name_f] Velasquez
[name_m]Innocent[/name_m] Eyes - [name_f]Delta[/name_f] Goodrem

J

Jar of Hearts - [name_f]Christina[/name_f] [name_f]Perri[/name_f]
[name_m]Just[/name_m] a [name_u]Dream[/name_u] - [name_f]Carrie[/name_f] Underwood

L

Last [name_u]Night[/name_u] on [name_f]Earth[/name_f] - [name_f]Delta[/name_f] Goodrem (advice: take a listen to her second album, Mistaken Identity, which includes this song)
Life for Rent - [name_f]Dido[/name_f]
Lithium - [name_u]Evanescence[/name_u]
[name_m]Little[/name_m] [name_f]Girl[/name_f] - [name_f]Christina[/name_f] Grimmie
[name_m]Little[/name_m] Things - [name_f]Jessica[/name_f] Mauboy
Lost Without You - [name_f]Delta[/name_f] Goodrem

M

Mistaken Identity - [name_f]Delta[/name_f] Goodrem
[name_f]My[/name_f] [name_f]Heart[/name_f] Is Broken - [name_u]Evanescence[/name_u]
[name_f]My[/name_f] Immortal - [name_u]Evanescence[/name_u]
[name_f]My[/name_f] [name_u]Love[/name_u] - [name_u]Jess[/name_u] [name_m]Glynne[/name_m] (acoustic version, not the original one)

N

Never Forget - [name_f]Greta[/name_f] [name_f]Salome[/name_f] & Jonsi
Not Me, Not I - [name_f]Delta[/name_f] Goodrem
Nothing Broken But [name_f]My[/name_f] [name_f]Heart[/name_f] - Celiné [name_m]Dion[/name_m]
Now You Tell Me - [name_u]Jordin[/name_u] Sparks

O

On [name_f]My[/name_f] Knees - [name_f]Jaci[/name_f] Velasquez
One [name_m]Wing[/name_m] - [name_u]Jordin[/name_u] Sparks
Only Teardrops - [name_f]Emmelie[/name_f] De [name_u]Forest[/name_u]
Out of the [name_u]Blue[/name_u] - [name_f]Delta[/name_f] Goodrem

P

Predictable - [name_f]Delta[/name_f] Goodrem

S

Safe to [name_f]Believe[/name_f] - [name_f]Delta[/name_f] Goodrem
Show Me the Meaning of Being Lonely - Backstreet Boys
Sipping on [name_m]History[/name_m] - [name_f]Jessica[/name_f] [name_m]Simpson[/name_m]
Skyscraper - [name_f]Demi[/name_f] Lovato
So Small - [name_f]Carrie[/name_f] Underwood
Someday When I Stop Loving You - [name_f]Carrie[/name_f] Underwood
Something’s Gotta Give - [name_f]Camila[/name_f] Cabello
Stay - [name_f]Anna[/name_f] Odobescu
Stay - [name_f]Delta[/name_f] Goodrem
[name_m]Stone[/name_m] Cold - [name_f]Demi[/name_f] Lovato

T

Take Me Home - [name_u]Jess[/name_u] [name_m]Glynne[/name_m]
Take [name_f]My[/name_f] Breath Away - [name_u]Berlin[/name_u]
Temporary Home - [name_f]Carrie[/name_f] Underwood
The Scientist - Coldplay
This Is [name_f]My[/name_f] Now - [name_u]Jordin[/name_u] Sparks

W

Wasting All These Tears - [name_f]Cassadee[/name_f] Pope
What Happened To Us - [name_f]Jessica[/name_f] Mauboy
What Hurts the Most (Yanou’s Candlelight Mix) - Cascada
What’s Another Year - [name_u]Johnny[/name_u] [name_u]Logan[/name_u]
When You Told Me You Loved Me - [name_f]Jessica[/name_f] [name_m]Simpson[/name_m]
Whenever You [name_f]Remember[/name_f] - [name_f]Carrie[/name_f] Underwood
Where Are You Now - [name_f]Britney[/name_f] Spears
Where You Are (feat. [name_u]Nick[/name_u] Lachey) - [name_f]Jessica[/name_f] [name_m]Simpson[/name_m]
White Flag - [name_f]Dido[/name_f]
With [name_u]Love[/name_u] - [name_f]Christina[/name_f] Grimmie
Wish You Were Here - [name_f]Delta[/name_f] Goodrem

Y

You Don’t Have to Let Go - [name_f]Jessica[/name_f] [name_m]Simpson[/name_m]
You Don’t Know What [name_u]Love[/name_u] Is - [name_f]Jessica[/name_f] [name_m]Simpson[/name_m]
Your [name_f]Faith[/name_f] In Me - [name_f]Jessica[/name_f] [name_m]Simpson[/name_m]

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Je te laisserai des mots by [name_m]Patrick[/name_m] [name_m]Watson[/name_m] because it was the last song I listened to while I was on my way to the hospital to see my dad for the last time.

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I have several lists, so here’s what I’ve got, plus a line from the song that specifically gets to me :sweat_smile:

TWs: death, suicide, alcoholism, child abuse

  • [name_u]Forever[/name_u] and Always - Parachute

Please, just remember even if I’m not there, I’ll always love you, forever and always

  • Untilted - Simple Plan

I’ve made my mistakes, I’ve got no where to run, the night goes on as I’m fading away

  • Before You Go - [name_m]Lewis[/name_m] Capaldi

Was there something I could’ve said to make it all stop hurting? It kills me how your mind can make you feel so worthless

  • Hotel Ceiling - Rixton

I’ve been staring at the hotel ceiling, drinking everything I’ve found this evening. Trying to hold on to the sweetest feeling, so I’ll never let you go, don’t you leave me lonely

  • Are You Lonesome Tonight? - [name_m]Elvis[/name_m] [name_u]Presley[/name_u]

[name_f]Honey[/name_f], you lied when you said you loved me, and I had no cause to doubt you. But I’d rather go on hearing your lies, than go on living without you

  • She Falls Asleep - McFly

She sits alone, on her phone, she’s calling about her broken home, and I don’t know what I should say cause she’s crying

  • Whiskey [name_f]Lullaby[/name_f] - [name_m]Brad[/name_m] [name_u]Paisley[/name_u] ft. [name_f]Alison[/name_f] Krauss

Life is short, but this time it was bigger, than the strength he had to get up off his knees

  • Amnesia - 5 Seconds of [name_f]Summer[/name_f]

Sometimes I start to wonder, was it just a lie? If what we had was real, how could you be fine?
'Cause I’m not fine at all

  • Vesper’s Goodbye - [name_u]Nick[/name_u] [name_m]Jonas[/name_m] and the Administration

[name_m]Lay[/name_m] me down to rest, it’s a lover’s final breath

  • Everytime - [name_f]Britney[/name_f] Spears

And every time I try to fly I fall, without my wings I feel so small. I guess I need you, baby

  • I Can’t Make You [name_u]Love[/name_u] Me - [name_f]Bonnie[/name_f] Raitt

'Cause I can’t make you love me if you don’t. You can’t make your heart feel something it won’t

  • [name_f]Lullaby[/name_f] - Nickelback

And if you can’t tell, I’m scared as hell, 'cause I can’t get you on the telephone

  • What Would You [name_f]Do[/name_f] - City High

What would you do if your son was at home, crying all alone on the bedroom floor

  • Travelin’ Soldier - The Chicks

One [name_m]Friday[/name_m] night at a football game, the Lord’s Prayer said and the anthem sang. And a man said folks would you bow your head, for the list of local Vietnam dead. Crying all alone under the stands, was the piccolo player in the marching band, and one name read and nobody really cared, but a pretty little girl with a bow in her hair

  • Concrete [name_u]Angel[/name_u] - [name_f]Martina[/name_f] McBride

A statue stands in a shaded place, an angel girl with an upturned face. A name is written on a polished rock, a broken heart that the world forgot

  • Runaway [name_u]Love[/name_u] - Ludacris ft. [name_f]Mary[/name_f] J. Blige

Now Nicole’s stuck up in a world on her own, forced to think that hell is a place called home

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landslide by fleetwood mac is probably cliché but it still gets me! i don’t listen to sad songs really so it’s hard to think of another one. maybe kawaipunahele and wanting memories by keali’i reichel?

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So small, Carrie Underwood
I will always love you, Dolly Parton (for some reason I don’t find it as sad when Whitney Houston sings it)
Human, Christina Perri
Over you, Miranda Lambert
I wish Grandpa’s Never Died, Riley Green
Jersey on the wall, Tenille Townes
I can only imagine, MercyMe
See you again, Carrie Underwood
What are your gonna tell her?, Mickey Guyton
Before You Go, Lewis Capaldi
If heaven wasn’t so far away, Jason Aldean
Somebody’s Chelsea, Reba McEntire
Temporary Home, Carrie Underwood

Yup.

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“Temporary Home” - [name_f]Carrie[/name_f] Underwood
“The House That Built Me” - [name_f]Miranda[/name_f] [name_m]Lambert[/name_m]
“It Won’t Be Like This For Long” - [name_m]Darius[/name_m] Rucker
“Babygirl” - Sugarland

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@charmingpie19 So many classics and new to me picks! Of course the Scientist made it. So good.

@ajenni10 Such a good one. Thanks for sharing such a personal memory!

@leafsgirl44 Wow! I’m glad you added some lines from the songs. Runaway [name_u]Love[/name_u] came out in my middle school years and my best friend and I loved it so much.

@maywake Landslide might be cliche, but it gets me too!

@Snowyblossom I’ve never heard Dolly’s version, but I bet it is better!

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Someone You Loved by [name_m]Lewis[/name_m] Capaldi

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sea - bts

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For me it’s Heal by [name_m]Tom[/name_m] [name_u]Odell[/name_u] this one always gets me. Also…
A [name_m]Long[/name_m] [name_m]Way[/name_m] Down by [name_m]Tom[/name_m] [name_u]Odell[/name_u]
All I Want by Kodaline
Please Don’t Go by [name_f]Stephanie[/name_f] [name_f]Rainey[/name_f]
Heavens Not to Far Away by We Three
Changes by Hayde
Already Gone by Sleeping at Last

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