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I Wtk What Song You Want Played At Your Funeral

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 146 People

    HangingTree HangingTree 18-21, M Apr 27, 2010

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    I would want 'Planet Caravan' played by

    Pantera. It just seems fitting.
    DraygenD DraygenD 41-45, F 3 Responses Sep 27

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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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    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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    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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    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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    "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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    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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    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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    "Fields of Athenry" definitely,

    and a few other choice selections.
    SultryPieGirlKelly SultryPieGirlKelly 22-25, F 2 Responses Jun 13

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    I Expect More Of A Wake!

    With my group of friends and family a blowout party is more what I would expect and hope for. But at some point I hope they Play "Brokedown Palace" by The Grateful Dead.
    Lampwick Lampwick 51-55, M 5 Responses May 19, 2010

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    Simple And Heartfelt

    "Beautiful Ride" from Walk Hard: The Dewey Cox Story "Friend's in Low Places" by Garth Brooks "Always look on the Bright Side of Life" from Monthy Python's Life of Brian :)
    abefroman84 abefroman84 41-45, M Aug 18, 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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    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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    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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    Hmmmm....

    i think when i'm dead and people won't know what to do at my funreal (exept crying), i'd want them to play and role the video of My Chemical Romance, The Black Parade and songs I Don't Love You, Famous Last Words, Sing, Kids From Yesterday and Helena (also by My Chemical Romance...
    noah1989 noah1989 13-15, F 1 Response Mar 6, 2011

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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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    '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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    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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    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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    TheWanderingSupertramp TheWanderingSupertramp 22-25, M Sep 6, 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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    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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    rickibrat2 rickibrat2 61-65, M Aug 17, 2011

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    Three Songs

    I would like to have Amazing Grace played on the bagpipes. I love hearing this song played on the pipes. To represent my new life in heaven, I would like the song Morning Has Broken. Finally for my journey to god’s palace I would like to have the song Stair ways to...
    doctorirwin doctorirwin 46-50, M 2 Responses Apr 27, 2010

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    Funeral

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

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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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    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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    Blackbird - The Beatles

    Blackbird singing in the dead of nightTake these broken wings and learn to flyAll your lifeYou were only waiting for this moment to ariseBlack bird singing in the dead of nightTake these sunken eyes and learn to seeall your lifeyou were only waiting for this moment to be...
    prettystoned07 prettystoned07 18-21, F Aug 14, 2011

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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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    Runes to my Memory by Amon Amarth. I really want a Viking Funeral.
    ValhallaAwaits ValhallaAwaits 18-21, M Sep 24

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    Sometimes Love Just Ain't EnoughThis song popped into my head tonight, and it won't leave. I only remembered the chorus, but here's the full song.Sometimes Love Just Ain't EnoughBy...
    livelaughlovedream3 livelaughlovedream3 41-45, F 2 Responses 7 hrs ago

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    I would like Sooj Tucker's "Firebird's Child" played at my funeral. Except the subject of the song is a woman.
    CrazyWaterSpring CrazyWaterSpring 51-55, M Sep 24

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    Here's another song, I would like to play a song at my funeral. Even through I love Disco very much. I like this song "Don't Fear The Reaper" by Blue Oyster Cult. An haunting...
    DiscoNight1970s DiscoNight1970s 46-50, F Sep 30

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    I'm alive by becca or uh... Shinee replay or lucifer... haha lucifer at my funeral. I also kinda want to play don't forget by baek ji young. I dunno I kinda want all of them...my...
    Izuka Izuka 13-15, F Sep 28

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    Welcome To The Black Parade by My Chemical Romance. Its the perfect song for a funeral.
    DarkLoser DarkLoser 13-15, F 1 Response Sep 24

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    An update on the funeral song. I can't pick one so I'll pick the ones that make a story. Becoming a legend by John Dreamer. Rise by John Dreamer. Brotherhood by John Dreamer. True...
    Matthews14 Matthews14 13-15, M 2 Responses Sep 25

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    I want the music box version of Lilium from Elfin Lied played when I die. It's a pretty song, especially in music box version.
    DrowningInRed DrowningInRed 13-15, F 1 Response Sep 29

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    Cough syrup by young the giant or the funeral by band of horses
    Angela5398 Angela5398 16-17, F Sep 24

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    The Funeral March by Chopin....:D
    TheSpookyPotato TheSpookyPotato 18-21, F Sep 24

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    I was here by Beyoncé Great song about living with no regrets. Someone will remember. I was here, I lived I died...
    verylonely1 verylonely1 36-40, F Sep 24

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    All the Blues Brothers songs cause i still got soul even if I'm dead :D
    90slove 90slove 18-21, F Sep 24

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    Carry you-Jeffery James, vessels-yuki, skinny love-birdy Note who ever sings or plays any of these songs needs to have an amazing voice.
    jordinv jordinv 16-17, F 1 Response Sep 24

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    They must play Living on a prayer! This is my theme song...I play and/or think about it everyday. My second choice would be Beat it by Michael Jackson, that beat is killer.
    sicajae7 sicajae7 26-30, F 2 Responses Sep 24

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    http://youtu.be/NfSszqJng3A because HE has me!!! Praise to the one and only LORD GOD JESUS CHRIST!!
    StuckSki StuckSki 41-45, F 1 Response Sep 24

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    Stayin alive by bee gees Whether you're a brother or whether you're a mother, You're stayin' alive, stayin' alive. Haha itd be the funniestXD
    99Problems99 99Problems99 18-21, F Sep 24

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    Haha you're dead by green day
    Morgenfreeman Morgenfreeman 70+, T Sep 24

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    Simple Minds- ♫ "Don't you forget about me" ♫
    Selphira Selphira 16-17, F Sep 24

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    I want them to play Gangnam Style and Gentleman. Whoever drops down and dances it all out can have all of my money!
    emilesfault emilesfault 16-17, M 2 Responses Sep 24

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    I want say something I'm giving up one you
    lukey123456789 lukey123456789 22-25, M Sep 24

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