Breakups suck...and there's no easy way to recover from them. However, many of today's hottest singer-songwriters also experience breakups, which they ultimately channel into their greatest music. From Adele's 30 and Kacey Musgraves's star-crossed to Olivia Rodrigo's SOUR, 2021 was THE year for incredible chart-topping albums about broken relationships. Although it's not a competition, last year set the bar very high for both pop / r&b breakup anthems. How will 2022's breakup songs compare to 2021's heartbreak singles?
Vote below for your favorite new songs about breaking up, romantic grief, sad divorces, and empowering splits from exes; and be sure to return weekly for more emotional, good breakup tracks by your favorite artists.
Love SuxAvril Lavigne
When I'm GoneAlesso & Katy Petty
she's all i wanna beTate McRae
Bois Lie (feat. Machine Gun Kelly)Avril Lavigne
Don't Call Me A FriendBEKA