Songs The Best Songs with Dead in the Title  

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Have you ever thought about how many songs with dead in the title have been written? This list ranks the best songs with dead in the name, regardless of their genre. Many of the tracks listed are songs about being dead, but just because that word is in the title doesn't mean that the song's subject is exclusively about that. This ranked list includes songs like "Dead Flowers" by The Rolling Stones, and "I Love the Dead" by Alice Cooper. If your favorite song with dead in the title isn't listed, feel free to add it to the list so others can also vote it up. Songs with dead in the lyrics are fair game too.
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15 8
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David Bowie

2
10 7
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9 6
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The Rolling Stones

4
6 3
Dead & Bloated is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Songs with Dead in the Title
Stone Temple Pilots

5
4 1
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Indigo Girls

6
3 0
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Bad Company

7
7 5
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Iron Maiden

8
4 2
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9
3 1
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Indigo Girls

10
9 8
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Oingo Boingo

11
8 7
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Mötley Crüe

12
7 6
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13
4 3
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14
1 0
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The Plastic Ono Band, John Lennon

15
1 0
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Patti Smith

16
8 8
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Van Halen

17
7 7
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Alice Cooper

18
7 7
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Alice Cooper

19
6 6
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5 5
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Cher, Meat Loaf

21
3 3
Dead Skin Mask is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Songs with Dead in the Title

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3 3
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Lucy in Space With Diamonds

23
2 2
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Guns N' Roses

24
2 2
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Extreme

25
1 1
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Johnny Cash

26
1 1
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Alkaline Trio

27
0 0
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Hank Williams III

28
0 0
Wake the Dead is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Songs with Dead in the Title
oldschoolrockisthebest added Alice Cooper

29
6 7
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Slipknot

30
5 6
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Patti Smith

31
5 6
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Elton John

32
4 5
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The Smiths

33
4 5
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Fall Out Boy

34
3 4
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Yusuf Islam

35
3 4
Better Off Dead is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Songs with Dead in the Title
Golden Earring

36
3 4
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Guided by Voices

37
2 3
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Iggy Pop

38
2 3
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Harold Arlen, Barbra Streisand

39
1 2
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Jeff Wayne

40
0 1
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Citizen Cope

41
0 1
Once Upon Your Dead Body is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Songs with Dead in the Title
Coheed and Cambria

42
0 1
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Alkaline Trio

43
0 1
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Alkaline Trio

44
0 1
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Helmet

45
0 1
I'd Rather Be Dead is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Songs with Dead in the Title
Harry Nilsson

46
3 5
Dead Bodies Everywhere is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Songs with Dead in the Title

47
3 5
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T.I., Justin Timberlake

48
3 5
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Megadeth

49
2 4
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Pixies

50
2 4
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