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I Wtk What Song You Want Played At Your Funeral

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    "i Wtk What Song You Want Played At Your Funeral"

    At my daughter's memorial last Saturday, we played "Thank you for being a Friend", "Take me out to the Ballgame" and "When the Saints go Marching In"
    afterglow afterglow 51-55, F 3 Responses Apr 26, 2010

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    Music Played At My Passing

    If I were to pass at any moment the two songs I would love to have someone sing would  be is :                               ...
    Haunted5 Haunted5 56-60, F Apr 27, 2010

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    HangingTree HangingTree 18-21, M Apr 27, 2010

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    Every Time I Hear This Song-

    http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Norman_Greenbaumhttp://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YE9t6MjUhT8&feature=relatedSpirit in the sky! theres something just so unexplanable about that song that complies with means of a perfect death,or after death. :)Norman Greenbaum, he was very unique. I...
    msjules msjules 31-35, F Sep 28, 2011

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    The Same Deep Water As You

    by: The Cure http://youtu.be/V35cxutR7gc kiss me goodbye pushing out before i sleep can't you see i try swimming the same deep water as you is hard the shallow drowned lose less than we the strangest twist upon your lips and we shall be together and we shall be together...
    TigersShadow TigersShadow 41-45, M 1 Response Aug 16, 2011

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    Two Songs

    i have two songs I would like people to play at my funeral 1) remember me this way by Jordin hill 2) turn, turn, turn by the birds
    LittleLena LittleLena 36-40, F 2 Responses Apr 11, 2010

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    This Is The Song I Want

      We can follow it up with this one   Bright side of life
    CheekyGeek CheekyGeek 41-45 14 Responses Feb 15, 2011

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    Pork Chop's Little Ditty

    Don't ask! The moment I heard this song.... I knew it was meant for me! hehe
    DraygenD DraygenD 36-40, F Jul 3, 2012

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    Two I Could Think Of

    i like the nirvana cover .. it just seems to suit my death. it just seems to have some profound sadness that the original doesn't. has a unique sound ... and its one of my favorite songs to play
    CaptainJackass CaptainJackass 22-25, M Feb 8, 2011

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    Your Guardian Angel - By Red Jumpsuit Apparatus.

    Seize The Day - By Avenged Sevenfold. Fiction - By Avenged Sevenfold. Dear God - By Avenged Sevenfold. Gunslinger - By Avenged Sevenfold. Nothing Left To Say - By Imagine Dragons. Zelda's Lullaby. Kiss The Rain - By Yiruma. Someone Like You - By Adele. And, most importantly...
    yourguardianangel9613 yourguardianangel9613 16-17, F Feb 13

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    TheWanderingSupertramp TheWanderingSupertramp 22-25, M Sep 6, 2010

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    Oh I Know

    there are going to play "Ding Dong the Witch is Dead" by the Munchkins or my ghost is going to come back and haunt them for all eternity!
    wack1985 wack1985 26-30, F 2 Responses Apr 11, 2010

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    The Day Of My Death?

    "Desert Song" by My Chemical Romance. That song would fit me and my demise.
    ShoutBrightside ShoutBrightside 13-15, F 1 Response Apr 15, 2012

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    Old Gospel

    I want "I'll fly away", "it is well with my soul", and the catholic song "you are mine.
    crazygirl76 crazygirl76 36-40, F 1 Response Jul 7, 2013

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    A Certain Tune: Deacon Blues

    I would like to have someone bring a portable radio/CD player, and play "Deacon Blues" by Steely Dan. It is my favorite song and I believe it personifies my general feelings, wit and dry humor towards my own life and of life in general. (This was recorded at the Chicago Theatre...
    Grin32 Grin32 31-35, M 2 Responses Apr 10, 2010

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    He Will Carry Me

    This is my favorite Christian song ever.  I really don't want a funeral. So just take my ashes out and throw them to the wind and play this song and know that  I am okay. There should be no tears either.  I won't be there anyway because by then my Lord will have...
    fungirlmmm fungirlmmm 41-45, F 7 Responses Apr 25, 2010

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    I Have Lots!

    First...Dust in the Wind by Kansas (I think) See. I want that one because I want to be cremated. And Lovelove that song. Next, Schism by Tool. I'm a huge fan and if my sisters don't play it, I've said I would haunt them. :) Next...any song by Ella Fitzgerald. I would be so happy...
    slsr slsr 41-45, F 1 Response Nov 9, 2012

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    Funeral

    Alone Again, Naturally  &  Dust in the Wind
    ImHere2 ImHere2 51-55, F Aug 17, 2011

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    A Warm Place

    i want "a warm place" by nine inch nails played at mine, along with "hurt" by johnny cash. and maybe some dropkick murphys and the pogues "christmas in new york". "the origin of love" would be nice as well.
    juggalove juggalove 31-35, F 2 Responses Apr 27, 2010

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    'if Everyone Cared', 'haunted', 'say', 'angel Of Music', 'begin Again'

    This is a lot more than one song... lol I'm posting the lyrics too so those of you who want to can read them can. :)If Everyone Cared ~ Nickelback From underneath the trees, we watch the sky Confusing stars for satellites I never dreamed that you'd be mine But here we are...
    Kathrynabella Kathrynabella 13-15, F Nov 1, 2012

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    "in My Time Of Darkness" By Gram Parsons

    This song is almost an old southern hymn. Gram wrote it after three of his friends died. It is the embodyment of mournful sadness and longing. I want ******* crying when I go. Lol j/k
    bvb1123 bvb1123 41-45, M Jan 2, 2011

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    Woah I've loads of songs I'd want played at my

    funeral! Here's a couple of options... - Adiemus, for the vocals and strong drumbeat. This piece makes me think of being inThailand and reunited with my grandad. I find it very moving when a flute starts playing because it's how he used to do. http://youtu.be/aL8kZ-iVk90 - The...
    AngelofPink AngelofPink 18-21, F 1 Response Feb 19

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    It Will Freak Some Of My Family Out!! Lmao

    I DON'T WANT ANYONE SAD AND CRYING.....COME ON, CELEBRATE! My closest friends and dearest family have promised to have a grand Irish party when I depart this old world.  I want them to remember the good times and all the fun, laughter and most of all the love we have shared...
    giggles4488 giggles4488 56-60, F 18 Responses Apr 27, 2010

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    Okay, so I researched it; with all the great songs that came out the year I was born (1959), THIS was the top #1 hit on the day I arrived. No kidding. Geez. :P
    bijouxbroussard bijouxbroussard 46-50, F 1 Response 1 day ago

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    Family Business by Kanye West or All That I Got Is You by Ghostface always does it to me because my family grew up poor, and I always felt isolated from them.
    ECarimbadass ECarimbadass 18-21, M Mar 24

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    Oh. My. God. When Fancy by TI, Drake and Swiss Beatz came on the radio last summer I swear they played it like 5 times in every 2 hours 😩
    KyLeone KyLeone 18-21, F Apr 4

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    You are attracted to those who are unbridled, untrammeled, and free. In love, you feel the most alive when your partner is patient and never willing to give up on you. You'd like...
    codait codait 16-17, F Apr 6

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    James Blake's Limit to Your Love. I have been looping this for long intervals and I never seem to get bored of it. Inspired to make visuals from the mental images evoked from the...
    bordersea bordersea 22-25, F 1 Response Mar 23

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    There is this song called #SELFIE, and I find it quite annoying, to be honest I actually would prefer songs by Justin Bieber and all those hated artists. I just can't stand this...
    ConcealedWildheart ConcealedWildheart 13-15, F Apr 4

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    The only country song i cant stand tim magraw his new song it sounds like trash
    curvybitch curvybitch 13-15, F 1 Response Apr 4

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    I can't stand every song by Beyoncé
    Purplequeen21 Purplequeen21 18-21, F Apr 4

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    Rebacca black friday, almost any country song
    RavenHearts RavenHearts 16-17, F Apr 4

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    I can't stand any song that is by Miley Cyrus or Taylor Swift.
    Djcman331 Djcman331 13-15, M Apr 4

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    My Wish - Rascal Flatts :) The lyrics are meaningful "your dreams stay big, your worries stay small" you'll definitely enjoy it ;) do go and listen!
    xxrara xxrara 13-15, F Apr 5

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    I'm listening to the Gerudo Valley Song.
    HandsomeRocker HandsomeRocker 18-21, M 3 Responses Apr 5

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    You taste like Alcohol. I taste like beer. I like beer. Buy me a beer. I'm not drunk, I can drink plenty without... What was I saying? Beer. Hahaha made me LOL
    Ally95xx Ally95xx 18-21, F Apr 5

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    You Act Like You Are 20 Years Old
    ib14fun ib14fun 41-45 Apr 7

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    jhene aiko 'the worse' love this song @ this moment
    linda1005 linda1005 31-35, F 6 days ago

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    Ashley: escape the fate I ❤️this song
    hitthelightsnow hitthelightsnow 22-25, F 1 Response 5 days ago

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    Kill all your friends by: My Chemical Romance
    Spirittamer Spirittamer 18-21, F 4 days ago

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    Dubstep and Just The Way You Are by Bruno Mars...just...no.
    kissthedeadly kissthedeadly 18-21, F Apr 4

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    What does the fox day , call me maybe and anything Taylor swift makes .
    lunaluna13 lunaluna13 18-21, F 3 Responses Apr 5

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    What's my age again? - blink 182
    Alexdrunkunc Alexdrunkunc 18-21 1 Response Apr 5

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    Wish me luck as you wave me goodbye
    Daisyellenrose Daisyellenrose 13-15, F 1 Response Apr 5

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    Dead in the water - Ellie goulding Find you - Matthew koma
    dreamoftomorrow dreamoftomorrow 22-25, F 2 Responses 5 days ago

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    Youth and Whisky ~~~Black Veil Brides 😍
    OceanIce OceanIce 31-35, F 2 days ago

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    Listen to your instinct because it's the strongest sense you have
    kxCobra kxCobra 18-21, F Apr 1

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