Songs about death

List of the best Songs about death released in 2017 and earlier.

No matter how hard to swallow, at some point we all lose loved ones. Death is the least comprehensible and most unforgiving thing in the world. Thankfully, plenty of great songs have been written about it. Hopefully they’ll provide you some comfort!

Lucky Now(2011)

Ryan Adams

Candle in the Wind(1973)

Elton John

Angel of Death(1986)


Every Breath You Take(1983)

The Police

If There’s a Heaven(2016)

Lucinda Williams


Jason Isbell

After You Die(2011)

Tom Waits

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