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I Love Sad Songs

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    Suzy Boggus - Aces https://www.

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    AlwaysPersevere71 AlwaysPersevere71 41-45, M Jun 24

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    You only know what I want you to I know

    everything you don't want me to Your mouth is poison, your mouth is wine You think you dreams are the same as mine. I don't love you but I always will. Poison And wine by the civil wars
    bluegirlie98 bluegirlie98 13-15, F Jun 6

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    Thats why I listen to stoner music.

    Its kind of depressing and isolating but in a beautiful way
    Alylovespuppies Alylovespuppies 18-21, F 1 day ago

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    ThereIsNoName ThereIsNoName 31-35, F Jun 24

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    Broken Open

    In my darkest of days, this song comforts me and lets me cry at the same time.  I feel understood and accepted.  I have dreamed often of having that one person say these words to me, to let me crash and burn, to hold me in their arms, where I am safe....I don't need anyone else...
    Lucidblue Lucidblue 36-40, F May 10, 2011

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    I don't know why but I would

    rather blast a sad song in my car and have a good cry before I change to something more upbeat.
    jennalaursen21 jennalaursen21 16-17, F 1 Response Jul 26

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    just something about old songs like Mama,

    take me home. from George Jones and he stopped loving her today. or waymores great. they dont make music that way anymore and they cant sing or pick like waylon anymore.
    TheDoctor1962 TheDoctor1962 18-21, M Jan 23

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    Four Walls And A Radio

    Oh my goodness, I dont know what it is about a sad song that lightens up my mood, but only after i listen to it about a million times. I'm the type of person that can listen to a song over and over and over and cry her eyes out while singing it. There were times in my life...
    Venus5147 Venus5147 31-35, F Jun 14, 2011

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    Was there nothing but the hush of night?

    Truth's not true under the light of lies.
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses May 11

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    Here is a lost of sad songs

    that made me think of something else other than the song itself. The XX - intro The Horrors(not a metal band) - Still Life The Cinematic Orchestra - To Build A Home Pisces - Sam Nym - Lesser known good Scala and Kolacny Brothers - Creep The Jam - Ghosts Sixto Rodriguez...
    Daveokay Daveokay 22-25, M Apr 6

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    The song passage by Vienna teng always makes me

    cry but I can't stop listening to it!
    phoenixpheathers phoenixpheathers 13-15, F Jun 20

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    allthewaysaround allthewaysaround 22-25, F Sep 1

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    JoeyNight JoeyNight 13-15, F 14 hrs ago

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    icecream2014 icecream2014 13-15, F 1 Response Jun 20

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    haven't heard this one in a while.

    .. used to cry over this one prior to 2013. Now, someone reset my counter... https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Adq8Y9rSmhc
    AlwaysPersevere71 AlwaysPersevere71 41-45, M Jun 24

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    adav218 adav218 13-15, M 1 Response Jun 24

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    Every night before I go to bed I go on Pandora

    and hit play on my sad song station. Idk but it helps me sleep even tho I cry every time...
    thetheonly thetheonly 18-21, M 1 Response Jul 22

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    Come on, gimme your best shot to make me cry!

    Here's my shot for you :) All I want - Kodaline Feel it now - Black rebel Motorcycle club Everytime - Britney Spears Fallen angel - L'ame Immotelle Take care - Drake Ft. Rihanna My Immortal - Evanescence Our Farewell - Within Temptation Please make it sure that you've...
    FinnyFunny FinnyFunny 18-21, F 2 Responses Jul 26

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    Sad songs are calming,

    but they also make me excited. I think sadness is the most honest emotion that's put into songs. I like hearing the openness and vulnerability in them. Not just songs either. I LOVE sad stories (fictional). It's actually quite hard for me to be emotionally engaged in stories...
    almaera almaera 18-21, F May 4

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    ThereIsNoName ThereIsNoName 31-35, F 1 Response Sep 20

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    What are some good songs!

    I love recommendations.
    michellerocks michellerocks 16-17, F 4 Responses 23 hrs ago

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    Lol Yeah

    Most the music I listen to is depressing.
    impatientlyme impatientlyme 18-21, M Feb 10, 2013

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    Kiss It Better By He Is We

    This is one of my favorite songs right now. The song tells a story about a man and a woman who are in love. His lover gets shot in the heart and she tells him to kiss it better because she's not ready to die because she'll have to leave him. He avenges the killer and gets put in...
    BieberMammoth BieberMammoth 16-17, F May 16, 2012

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    It Depends What Mood I Am I...

    It depends what mood I am in. I remember some of the older songs like, 'Tommy and Laura, Honey, Phamtom 309, Leader of the Pack and quite a few more that have been sang as real,'Tear Jerkers'. I think we ALL have a favorite sad...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Jul 22, 2008

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    Vern Gosdin Alone https://www.

    youtube.com/watch?v=5CHdUA2bjpM Chiseled In Stone https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OEq30uJYQ_E
    AlwaysPersevere71 AlwaysPersevere71 41-45, M Jun 20

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    One of the Most Incredible ...

    One of the most incredible distinctive features human beings have is the hability to mind-travel back in time. Sad songs take me back to events I did or said something bad and felt guilty later. These are the moments that define you, not your victories.
    numisiro numisiro 36-40, M Jul 22, 2008

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    Clint Black - Bad Goodbye https://www.

    youtube.com/watch?v=XLA8sUvCLeU Trace Adkins - Every Light In the House https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=72AVXpeo_ZI Collin Raye - Loving This Way https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4q3SeYRlHDE
    AlwaysPersevere71 AlwaysPersevere71 41-45, M May 8

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    YESSS!!! They Have ...

    YESSS!!! They have that extra feeling that other songs don't
    stripesANDsunshine stripesANDsunshine 18-21, F Jul 22, 2008

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    Whatsername21 Whatsername21 18-21, F Jun 1

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    Sleeping with sirens - James Dean

    and Audrey Hepburn http://youtu.be/71SvPulAyZI This song gets to me even though I'm single
    tm0801 tm0801 16-17, M 1 day ago

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    This may not seem sad to others

    but the melody is kind of sad to me. Anyway, I watched the Jersey Boys last week so I've been listening to this song a lot lately. This kind of music brings back memories. Today's music can learn something from this kind of music. This is real music. None of this pop nonsense we...
    ThereIsNoName ThereIsNoName 31-35, F Sep 10

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    They're kinda soothing.

    .. In a weird way. And relaxing and make you think about things and... Just... Beautiful.
    LadyWhatever LadyWhatever 18-21, F 1 Response 1 day ago

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    Friends Of Time

    Here are the lyrics of a new song I wrote.  I have not sat down and wrote the music with it yet and some punctuation etc... could change. Hope you like it! Friends of Time – written by: Dan Nunamaker - December 2011 Walking down a country road, thinking back in time...
    guitarsong guitarsong 36-40, M 1 Response Dec 8, 2011

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    Daisyellenrose Daisyellenrose 13-15, F Jun 20

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    Me

    Soooooo this is most definitely my addiction. I do not do drugs, I am not a drunk, and am too young to gamble...my drug of choice is sad songs. I don't know why, and it's probably-like most addictions-not healthy. But like any addict, I totally deny everything.    Listening to...
    complexitykills complexitykills 18-21, F Feb 21, 2011

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    Highway to heaven in my younger day made me cry

    it still dise as a adult i love the show
    nicholas1974 nicholas1974 36-40, M 3 Responses 3 hrs ago

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    I Love Them

    Mostly because lately it's a lot easier to relate to them than to cheerful songs. In a way i feel that sad songs are a lot closer to me than other ones, they usually are full of emotions and i like that. it makes me feel human and it keeps me away from one of my biggest fears...
    BlackDiamondFairy BlackDiamondFairy 18-21, F 4 Responses Feb 19, 2011

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    My favorite song: http://m.

    youtube.com/watch?v=D_P-v1BVQn8
    johnny048 johnny048 46-50, M 1 Response Apr 7

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    Happiness Is A Sad Song

    Happiness is indeed a sad song. When I'm truly sad, it messes me up worse to hear a happy song than a sad one. To be reminded of what you can't ever have, to see how very little you can now relate to those words that once sang with your own heart, the song betrayed you, taunts...
    Angelwings7 Angelwings7 13-15, F 1 Response Jan 21, 2012

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    The Ninth Gate - Vocalise - Well,

    there are no words, but this song moves me. Also, a good choice for Halloween. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5Q0hFXP7Wps
    AveryWhite AveryWhite 41-45, M 4 hrs ago

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    Sad

    I love sad songs when I'm reveling in my sadness. You know when you're selfishly sad only to like it? I know you all know what I mean. Usually I pull out Oasis or Ben Folds or Better than Ezra. Sometimes I'll watch My So Called Life instead or listen to childhood songs.
    SweetbriarPoet SweetbriarPoet 26-30, F Jul 22, 2008

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    Clint Black and Wynonna https://www.

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    AlwaysPersevere71 AlwaysPersevere71 41-45, M Jun 20

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    You Betcha.  Nothing L...

    You betcha.  Nothing like a good cry, and sad songs do that to me.  Cleanses the soul (and the tear ducts)
    justANNIE justANNIE 46-50, F 1 Response Jul 22, 2008

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    Listening to sad music when I'm feeling happy can put me in a bad mood, so you would think that listening to sad music when I'm feeling unhappy would make me feel even worse. On...
    lemmy2012 lemmy2012 18-21, M 2 days ago

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    i got alot of sad songs, and one of my favorites is Love Died Tonight,this one makes me cry each time i hear it.
    moontheloon moontheloon 36-40, M 2 days ago

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    When Emotions sing ...Reflections of the warmth and love that only a father can have for a daughter.Desperate feelings of separation of a father from his daughter are portrayed by...
    mejj mejj 36-40, F 1 Response Sep 22

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    I love songs with epic lyrics usually battle related. One of my favourite bands is dragonforce and they have that epicness.
    hitgod hitgod 18-21, M 1 Response Sep 20

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    So on my way to work. Im in a red light and im listening to music and suddenly this song that i love since i was in the 8th grade comes up (weezer - Pork And Beans) mind you for me...
    vinneh22 vinneh22 22-25, M 2 Responses Sep 3

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    I just love this song <3 http://youtu.be/BKsoF8wdEVE
    Botdf1shutup Botdf1shutup 13-15, F 1 Response Sep 12

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    In avant-garde filmmaker Su Friedrich's short film about same sex marriage rights in America "First Comes Love" this James Brown classic is one of the many song highlights, the...
    Nest37 Nest37 36-40, M Sep 21

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    The way they are used imbue the music with a special charm for me, this one is from Terence Davies' Distant Voices, Still Lives
    Nest37 Nest37 36-40, M Sep 6

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    Used in the film The Angelic Conversation, Britten's Sea Interlude # 3 is a sweeping orchestral goodie.
    Nest37 Nest37 36-40, M 1 Response Sep 14

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