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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We Are the Dead David Bowie

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Dead Flowers The Rolling Stones

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Be Quick or Be Dead Iron Maiden

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Dead & Bloated is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Songs with Dead in the Title
Dead & Bloated Stone Temple Pilots

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Dead Man's Hill Indigo Girls

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Dead of the Night Bad Company

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AustinBenson added Wanted Dead Or Alive Bon Jovi

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Dirt and Dead Ends Indigo Girls

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Dead Man's Party Oingo Boingo

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Knock 'em Dead Kid Mötley Crüe

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Dead to the World Patti Smith

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

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Drop Dead Legs Van Halen

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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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Greatful Dead Lucy in Space With Diamonds

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Dead Skin Mask is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Songs with Dead in the Title

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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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Wake the Dead is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Songs with Dead in the Title
oldschoolrockisthebest added Wake the Dead Alice Cooper

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Now He's Dead Hank Williams III

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Dead Memories Slipknot

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Dead City Patti Smith

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Better Off Dead Elton John

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The Queen Is Dead The Smiths

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Dead on Arrival Fall Out Boy

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Better Off Dead is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Songs with Dead in the Title
Better Off Dead Golden Earring

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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

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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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See You Dead Helmet

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Left for Dead Citizen Cope

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Once Upon Your Dead Body is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Songs with Dead in the Title
Once Upon Your Dead Body Coheed and Cambria

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I'd Rather Be Dead is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Songs with Dead in the Title
I'd Rather Be Dead Harry Nilsson

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Dead and Broken Alkaline Trio

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Wake Up Dead Megadeth

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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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Dead and Gone T.I., Justin Timberlake

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Dead Pixies

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James Brown Is Dead L.A. Style