Songs The Best Songs About Saying Hello  

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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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58 20
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The Doors

2
85 38
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Lionel Richie

3
77 37
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The Beatles

4
72 32
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Adele

5
37 13
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The Cars

6
28 13
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Eric Clapton

7
28 19
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The Rolling Stones

8
25 16
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Electric Light Orchestra

9
31 20
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Todd Rundgren

10
12 6
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Creedence Clearwater Revival

11
17 11
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12
18 13
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The Big Bopper

13
11 6
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Lady Antebellum

14
11 6
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Alice Cooper

15
10 5
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Joe Cocker

16
12 8
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Owl City

17
9 5
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Lady Gaga

18
10 6
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Dolly Parton

19
14 11
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U2, あきやまうに

20
10 7
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Def Leppard

21
8 5
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22
8 5
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John Lee Hooker

23
7 4
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The Everly Brothers

24
9 7
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25
6 5
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26
6 5
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Willie Nelson

27
6 5
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Blondie

28
5 4
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Dixie Chicks

29
4 3
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The Everly Brothers

30
4 3
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The Isley Brothers

31
7 7
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Vince Gill

32
7 7
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33
7 7
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John Cale, Lou Reed, Lou Reed / John Cale

34
6 6
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Loretta Lynn

35
6 6
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Jimmy Cliff

36
5 5
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Kenny Chesney

37
4 4
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John Lee Hooker

38
3 3
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Martha and the Vandellas

39
6 7
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Wilson Pickett

40
5 6
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Aretha Franklin

41
5 6
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Willie Nelson

42
5 6
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Louis Armstrong

43
4 5
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The Temptations

44
4 5
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45
4 5
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George Jones

46
4 5
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Brad Paisley

47
11 13
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Oasis

48
11 13
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Eminem

49
3 4
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50
6 8
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Celine Dion