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Hello! That seems the most appropriate way to greet you, given that this is a list of the best songs about saying hello. Many hello songs contain lyrics of “hey, hi, or hello” in the lyrics. Some of the songs on this list of the best hello songs have the word “hello” in the title, while other may just reference saying hello in the lyrics. Whether you like rock and roll, hip-hop, or metal, you are sure to find a great hello song on this list.

Even if “you say goodbye,” The Beatles are always ready to “say hello” on their hit, “Hello, Goodbye.” Other great hello songs from the classic rock genre include “Hello, I Love You” by The Doors and “Sounds of Silence” by Simon and Garfunkel. Pink Floyd says hello in the lyrics of their song “Comfortably Numb.”

The range of styles and eras on this list show that songs where people say hello are always in style. In the classic hit “Hello," Lionel Richie sings the greeting “Hello. Is it me you're looking for?" Eminem introduced himself by saying, “Hi! My name is (what?)/My name is (who?)/My name is Slim Shady,” on his track, “My Name Is.” Adele's tearjerker "Hello" shows that songs with greetings are not always happy ones.

Which song do you think is the best on this list of the top songs about saying hello? Vote up your favorite to No. 1 and share your thoughts in the comments section.
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Hello Lionel Richie

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Hello, Goodbye The Beatles

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Hello, I Love You The Doors

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45 18
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Hello Adele

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Sympathy for the Devil The Rolling Stones

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Hello Again The Cars

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Telephone Line Electric Light Orchestra

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Chantilly Lace The Big Bopper

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Hello Old Friend Eric Clapton

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21 15
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Telephone Lady Gaga

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Hello It's Me Todd Rundgren

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Hello Hooray Alice Cooper

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Hello Mary Lou Creedence Clearwater Revival

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8 5
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Hello Seattle Owl City

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7 4
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Hello World Lady Antebellum

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Hi Heel Sneakers The Everly Brothers

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4 1
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Hello Amy The Everly Brothers

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Vertigo U2, あきやまうに

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Hello It's Me John Cale, Lou Reed, Lou Reed / John Cale

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Hello Brother Louis Armstrong

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Hello Young Lovers The Temptations

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Hello It's Me The Isley Brothers

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Hello Kitty Kat Smashing Pumpkins

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Say Hello Vince Gill

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Hello Mister Sam Celine Dion

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Hello Sunshine Jimmy Cliff

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Hello God Dolly Parton

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4 3
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Hello Joe Blondie

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4 3
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Hello Little Friend Joe Cocker

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Hello Darlin' Loretta Lynn

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4 3
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Hello Mr. Heartache Dixie Chicks

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4 3
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Hello Heart George Jones

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Hard to Say Hello Brad Paisley

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Can I Say Hello John Lee Hooker

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Hello Beautiful Jonas Brothers

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Hello America Def Leppard

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Hello Sunshine Wilson Pickett

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Hello Walls Willie Nelson

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Hello Sunshine Aretha Franklin

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Hello Earth Kate Bush

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You Had Me From Hello Kenny Chesney

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Hello in There Joan Baez

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Hello Baby John Lee Hooker