Songs about war

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

It’s sad but true. The worst things often inspire artists to create the most beautiful songs. War is a horrible thing, but it has undeniably been a source of inspiration for a handful of great classics.

Enola Gay(1980)

Orchestral Manoeuvres in the Dark

To Susan On the West Coast Waiting(1969)



Jefferson Airplane

We Gotta Get Out Of This Place(1965)

The Animals

The Hero’s Return(1983)

Pink Floyd

The Gunner’s Dream(1983)

Pink Floyd

Blowin’ in the Wind(1963)

Bob Dylan

Sunday Bloody Sunday(1984)


Games Without Frontiers(1980)

Peter Gabriel

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