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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Dead Flowers The Rolling Stones

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We Are the Dead David Bowie

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Be Quick or Be Dead Iron Maiden

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Knock 'em Dead Kid Mötley Crüe

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AustinBenson added Wanted Dead Or Alive Bon Jovi

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Dead of the Night Bad Company

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Dead Man's Party Oingo Boingo

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Drop Dead Legs Van Halen

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Dead & Bloated is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Songs with Dead in the Title
Dead & Bloated Stone Temple Pilots

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Dirt and Dead Ends Indigo Girls

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Dead Man's Hill Indigo Girls

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Dead to the World Patti Smith

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My Mummy's Dead The Plastic Ono Band, John Lennon

Which Artist Would You Bring Back From The Dead To Write One More Song?

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Dead Babies Alice Cooper

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I Love the Dead Alice Cooper

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Dead Ringer for Love Cher, Meat Loaf

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Dead Skin Mask is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Songs with Dead in the Title

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Greatful Dead Lucy in Space With Diamonds

The Druggiest Rock Stars of All Time

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Better Off Dead is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Songs with Dead in the Title
Better Off Dead Golden Earring

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Cupid's Dead Extreme

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Dead Horse Guns N' Roses

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You’re Dead Alkaline Trio

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God Is Not Dead Johnny Cash

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Now He's Dead Hank Williams III

The Best K-pop Dancers of All Time

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Wake the Dead is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Songs with Dead in the Title
oldschoolrockisthebest added Wake the Dead Alice Cooper

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Dead City Patti Smith

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Better Off Dead Elton John

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Dead on Arrival Fall Out Boy

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Tuesday's Dead Yusuf Islam

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Captain's Dead Guided by Voices

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Ding-Dong! The Witch Is Dead Harold Arlen, Barbra Streisand

The 37 Greatest On-Stage Falls of All Time

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Dead Rock Star Iggy Pop

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Dead London Jeff Wayne

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Dead End Road Alkaline Trio

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Once Upon Your Dead Body is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Songs with Dead in the Title
Once Upon Your Dead Body Coheed and Cambria

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Left for Dead Citizen Cope

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See You Dead Helmet

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I'd Rather Be Dead is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Songs with Dead in the Title
I'd Rather Be Dead Harry Nilsson

The Best Taylor Swift Songs

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Dead and Broken Alkaline Trio

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Dead Memories Slipknot

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Wake Up Dead Megadeth

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Dead and Gone T.I., Justin Timberlake

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

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The Queen Is Dead The Smiths

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Dead Pixies

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James Brown Is Dead L.A. Style