And, more importantly, it hopefully inspired some cheaters to think next time before they. We figure you're charting your heartbroken way here a few months after scouring our playlist—sorry to hear the bad news. The story about a man who is tired of hearing love songs on the radio because they remind him of breaking up with his girlfriend was inspired by Ne-Yo's own experience. Slap on some ear buds and let's wallow together. It's helping other people, too. It was just time for me to be honest with myself.
The lyrics are right, but the tune — it just makes you feel beautifully sad. The song was once the the best-selling country song of all-time and won Underwood two Grammys in 2008 Country Song of the Year and Best Female Country Vocal Performance. This one is perfect for the final moments of your relationship. Her albums are her journals and her songs are her relationship guides. Curiously enough, they performed the song on stage together amidst reconciliation rumors.
But I'd argue that music at its best articulates heartbreak like no other medium. Plus, artists like Ariana, , and more have used their lyrics as a way to spill the tea on their love stories without really getting any stains on their shirts. Here, you'll find the saddest break up songs with a few kiss-off tracks peppered throughout, for good measure. There'd be no anger or pain in that song if it was just very sweet and nice. It won a Grammy Award for Best Female Pop Vocal Performance. Slap on some ear buds and let's wallow together. To help get us through this difficult time, we've compiled a list of our 21 favorite sad country songs—because really, does anyone do broken hearts better than country singers? Heartbreak is hell, but it's inspired a helluva lot of great pop music — just ask Fleetwood Mac.
The poor people who try to live life in the shimmer of clubs, drugs and alcohol just to get away from it all, this is the song for you. The title speaks for itself. Published by magazine, the data are compiled by based collectively on each single's weekly and sales, , and, since 2012,. That's what I love to listen to and write about. This song relives a hundred memories in my mind, and the happiest are surely the hardest to think about.
Five more years of on-and-off dating confirms that! When I make me so damn easy to need. Archived from on July 29, 2013. The tune feels weary, lived-in and intimate, with our narrator leaving behind simmering resentment for quiet resignation. Whether you or a friend are dealing with the aftermath of a breakup, here are for every type of split. This is for the one who is leaving town, going away for good, the lover leaving it all behind and letting fate decide for the relationship.
Some totals include in part or in whole weeks spent at number one as part of a collaboration. And I think I knew that going in—what I was getting myself into. Sometimes it feels like your heart has been ripped out of your chest or split in two. The material on this site may not be reproduced, distributed, transmitted, cached or otherwise used, except with the prior written permission of Condé Nast. Archived from on January 30, 2013. The heart wants what it wants, and sometimes it just wants to feel.
It was a really lousy thing for her to do. We are simple beings, it seems to say, made and broken by small moments, and powerless against the tide of our own emotions. But whether you're wallowing in tears because you got blindsided or giving out high fives for finally letting go of the jerk, one thing's for sure: music makes it all better. Archived from on January 28, 2013. Every song celebrates the darker side of love: heartaches, breakups, lying, cheating, unhealthy obsessions and general relationship dysfunction. Uncle Joey, what did you do?! The ones who want to escape reality.
Star quality, amazing music, breathtaking lyrics and the ability to bring something new to the table, even if that means a new take on the classics. Reaching for the phone 'cuz I can't fight it anymore. Archived from on February 2, 2013. Music does many things for the body and soul, it makes us want to dance, have sex, communicate, show off, feel secure, wallow, you name it. No, Clarkson didn't write the catchy tune, Max Martin and Dr. I didn't plan on writing it. Abba were the absolute grand masters of quietly devastating bubblegum pop.
It spawned one of the most defiant and furious songs of a generation. Or just plain confused as to why your crush isn't feeling you? It worked—the sexy and scornful song won the Grammy for Best Pop Male Vocal Performance. I'd keep it as a wonderful song to play to yourself and your friends. For me it happens all the time. The lyrics are ostensibly about Curtis and his wife, Deborah, but they also refer to the inner rifts that contributed to his fragile psychological state and his eventual suicide in May 1980—a mere five months after this track was recorded. This one is just a sad love song.