Country Music The Best Country Songs About Missing Someone  

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What are the best country songs about missing someone? This list includes great country songs such as “My Worst Fear,” “What Hurts the Most,” “Home,” and “These Days.” Few things are as difficult as missing someone you love. Whether they have passed away, have moved on, or are just not near you, it can be hard to get over their absence. Missing someone is a common theme in country songs, but the songs on this list are the best.

Songs have the ability to make us feel. We often feel an emotional connection to songs, particularly country songs. The southern and country way of life has a long history of strong ties to family, friends, and loved ones, and country songs reflect that culture. Country songs about missing someone are often the most moving of these songs because they tell a familiar and relatable story.

These best country songs about missing a loved one provide kind of emotional connection that musicians hope people seek in their music. They are moving and saddening. They provide the type of comfort we seek when we're missing people in our own lives.

These are songs from top country artists, both modern and classic, such as Rascal Flatts, George Strait, Blake Shelton, and Kenny Chesney. Vote up the greatest country songs about missing someone below, or add a song that comforted you when you were missing a friend, if it isn't already on the list.
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Rascal Flatts
2
540 116
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Garth Brooks
3
832 224
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Lady Antebellum
4
503 111
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5
419 82
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6
471 111
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7
558 146
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Keith Urban
8
501 124
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jaysem1031 added Lee Brice
9
321 79
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10
414 127
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thomas_szocinski added Luke Bryan
11
408 130
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Tim McGraw
12
291 78
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13
322 98
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Gary Allan
14
331 106
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15
282 84
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16
282 87
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17
265 79
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Deana Carter
18
270 88
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I Don't Want to Miss a Thing
19
246 83
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20
236 81
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LeAnn Rimes
21
193 63
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Patsy Cline
22
190 65
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23
120 32
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Courtney Lee added Cole Swindell
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171 67
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25
216 99
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Taylor Swift