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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Hello Lionel Richie

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Hello, I Love You The Doors

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Hello Adele

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Hello, Goodbye The Beatles

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Hello Again The Cars

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Hello Old Friend Eric Clapton

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Sympathy for the Devil The Rolling Stones

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Hello It's Me Todd Rundgren

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Telephone Line Electric Light Orchestra

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Hello Mary Lou Creedence Clearwater Revival

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Hello Seattle Owl City

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Hello Hooray Alice Cooper

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Hello Little Friend Joe Cocker

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Can I Say Hello John Lee Hooker

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Chantilly Lace The Big Bopper

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Hello World Lady Antebellum

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Vertigo U2, あきやまうに

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Hello God Dolly Parton

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Telephone Lady Gaga

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Hello America Def Leppard

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Hello Walls Willie Nelson

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Hello Joe Blondie

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Hello Amy The Everly Brothers

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Hello Mr. Heartache Dixie Chicks

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Hello Baby John Lee Hooker

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Hi Heel Sneakers The Everly Brothers

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

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Hello Darlin' Loretta Lynn

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Hello Sunshine Jimmy Cliff

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Hello Sunshine Wilson Pickett

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Hello Sunshine Aretha Franklin

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Hello Brother Louis Armstrong

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Hello Stranger Martha and the Vandellas

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My Name Is Eminem

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Say Hello Vince Gill

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Hello Love Goodbye Willie Nelson

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Hello Heart George Jones

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You Had Me From Hello Kenny Chesney

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Hard to Say Hello Brad Paisley

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Hello Beautiful Jonas Brothers

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Hello Oasis