songs 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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Don't Forget Demi Lovato

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I Forget Deadmau5

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Til I Forget About You Big Time Rush

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Never Forget You Mariah Carey

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Don't Forget Me Red Hot Chili Peppers

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I Can't Forget Leonard Cohen

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The Best Early 2000s Music Videos to Never Forget

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How Soon We Forget Lynyrd Skynyrd

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Forget Me Not Celine Dion

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Hey Joni Sonic Youth

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Forgiven Not Forgotten is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Songs About Forgetting
Coolza added Forgiven Not Forgotten The Corrs

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Soon Forget Pearl Jam

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Forget My Name New Found Glory

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Don't Forget to Remember Me Carrie Underwood

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Forget Me Shania Twain

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I Can't Forget Patsy Cline

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Don't Forget Me Harry Nilsson

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Can't Forget About You Nas, Chrisette Michele

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Don't Forget About Me Dusty Springfield

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Forget That Day The Go-Go's

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Forget It Breaking Benjamin

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Forget About Us is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Songs About Forgetting
Forget About Us Tim McGraw

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Don't Forget About Me Enrique Iglesias

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dimither-malamov added Take That - Never Forget

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I'll Never Forget You Hüsker Dü

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Forget Me Knot Serj Tankian

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Trying to Forget You Howlin' Wolf

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Don't Forget Del tha Funkee Homosapien

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Dead Memories Slipknot

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How Can I Forget Marvin Gaye

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I'll Never Forget Dolly Parton

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