music The Best Songs About Forgetting  

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Forget what you know about music and refresh your memory with this list of songs about forgetting. Memory is a fickle thing, and musicians love to rewrite the past as is apparent from this of songs. Everybody has things in their past they would love to forget, and everybody has things in their past they would love to remember but can’t. This makes the topic of forgetting ripe territory for songwriting, and musicians have been plundering it for a long time. Listen to this list of songs about forgetting and you’ll find tracks you’ll never forget.

 

“Don’t You (Forget About Me)” was a hit for Simple Minds, known as the theme song to the film The Breakfast Club. Harry Nilsson wrote “Don’t Forget Me,” a track later covered by Neil Diamond.

 

Which of these songs about forgetting do you find unforgettable? Vote for your favorites! If any there are any forget songs you love that aren’t on this list, please don’t forget to add them (see what I did there?)

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The Best Early 2000s Music Videos to Never Forget The Greatest White Rappers of All Time

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Til I Forget About You Big Time Rush

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Don't Forget Demi Lovato

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Never Forget You Mariah Carey

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Soon Forget Pearl Jam

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I Can't Forget Leonard Cohen

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Forget My Name New Found Glory

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I Forget Deadmau5

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Forget Me Not Celine Dion

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Hey Joni Sonic Youth

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Don't Forget to Remember Me Carrie Underwood

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Dead Memories Slipknot

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Trying So Hard to Forget Fleetwood Mac

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Forget Me Shania Twain

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Don't Forget Me Harry Nilsson

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Don't Forget About Me Dusty Springfield

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Forget It Breaking Benjamin

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How Soon We Forget Lynyrd Skynyrd

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Can't Forget About You Nas, Chrisette Michele

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I Can't Forget Patsy Cline

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I'll Never Forget You Hüsker Dü

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Don't Forget About Me Enrique Iglesias

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Forgiven Not Forgotten is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Songs About Forgetting

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Trying to Forget You Howlin' Wolf

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How Can I Forget Marvin Gaye

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Don't Forget Me Red Hot Chili Peppers

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I'll Never Forget Dolly Parton

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Forget About Us is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Songs About Forgetting
Forget About Us Tim McGraw

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Forget the Woman Tony Bennett

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Forget Everything New Found Glory