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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David Bowie

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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
7 5
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Cher, Meat Loaf

9
3 1
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Indigo Girls

10
9 8
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Oingo Boingo

11
7 6
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Patti Smith

12
7 6
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4 3
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1 0
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Patti Smith

15
1 0
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The Plastic Ono Band, John Lennon

16
7 7
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Alice Cooper

17
6 6
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4 4
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AustinBenson added Bon Jovi

19
3 3
Dead Skin Mask is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Songs with Dead in the Title

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2 2
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Extreme

21
2 2
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Guns N' Roses

22
1 1
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Alkaline Trio

23
1 1
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Johnny Cash

24
0 0
Wake the Dead is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Songs with Dead in the Title
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Alice Cooper

25
0 0
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Hank Williams III

26
8 9
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Mötley Crüe

27
5 6
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Elton John

28
4 5
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Fall Out Boy

29
4 5
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The Smiths

30
3 4
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Yusuf Islam

31
3 4
Better Off Dead is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Songs with Dead in the Title
Golden Earring

32
3 4
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Lucy in Space With Diamonds

33
3 4
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Guided by Voices

34
2 3
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Iggy Pop

35
2 3
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Harold Arlen, Barbra Streisand

36
1 2
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Jeff Wayne

37
8 10
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Van Halen

38
0 1
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Helmet

39
0 1
I'd Rather Be Dead is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Songs with Dead in the Title
Harry Nilsson

40
0 1
Once Upon Your Dead Body is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Songs with Dead in the Title
Coheed and Cambria

41
0 1
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Alkaline Trio

42
0 1
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Alkaline Trio

43
7 9
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Alice Cooper

44
6 8
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Slipknot

45
3 5
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T.I., Justin Timberlake

46
3 5
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Megadeth

47
3 5
Dead Bodies Everywhere is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Songs with Dead in the Title

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2 4
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Pixies

49
2 4
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50
2 4
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Six Was Nine