Songs The Best Songs With Death in the Title  

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Have you ever thought about how many songs with death in the title have been written? This list ranks the best songs with death in the name, regardless of genre. Most of the tracks listed here are songs about deaths, but almost all of them have different lyrical interpretations, despite the commonality of having the word death in the title. This ranked poll includes songs like "Death on Two Legs (Dedicated to ...)" by Queen, and "The Black Angel's Death Song" by The Velvet Underground. If you think a good song with death in the title is missing from this list, go ahead and add it so others can vote for it too. Songs with death in the lyrics are only allowed if that word is in the song's name as well.
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The Clash

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7 4
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Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds

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7 5
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The Kinks

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5 3
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Red Hot Chili Peppers

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5 3
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The Velvet Underground

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3 1
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Richard Thompson, Richard & Linda Thompson

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3 1
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3 1
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3 1
Where the Death Squad Lives is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Songs With Death in the Title

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7 6
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3 2
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Iron Maiden

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3 2
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Violent Femmes

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3 2
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2 1
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The White Stripes

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1 0
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Primal Scream

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7 7
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4 4
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4 4
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3 3
Death of Me is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Songs With Death in the Title
Gojira

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3 3
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3 3
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Everlast

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3 3
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3 3
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The Clash

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3 3
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3 3
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3 3
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Dokken

29
3 3
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Marilyn Manson

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2 2
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Senses Fail

31
2 2
Total Death is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Songs With Death in the Title
Kreator

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2 2
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Blood on the Dance Floor

33
2 2
Death to Your Heart! is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Songs With Death in the Title
Blood on the Dance Floor

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2 2
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Rob Zombie

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2 2
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2 2
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Jadakiss, Lil Wayne, Birdman

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2 2
Death Messiah is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Songs With Death in the Title
Jedi Mind Tricks

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2 2
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2 2
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2 2
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2 2
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1 1
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Say Anything

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1 1
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Hank Williams

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1 1
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Cypress Hill

45
1 1
Death of an Interior Decorator is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Songs With Death in the Title
Death Cab for Cutie

46
1 1
Death March is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Songs With Death in the Title
Esoteric, Jedi Mind Tricks, Virtuoso

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Immortal Technique

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1 1
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1 1
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1 1
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Cannibal Corpse