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The Best Songs With Death in the Title 

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Updated December 12, 2019 454 votes 63 voters 11.5k views 97 items
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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Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds
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The Kinks
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Richard Thompson, Richard & Linda Thompson
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Where the Death Squad Li... is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Songs With Death in the Title
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Red Hot Chili Peppers
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The Velvet Underground
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The Clash
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Violent Femmes
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Senses Fail
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Death Valley '69 is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Songs With Death in the Title
Lydia Lunch, Sonic Youth
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Hank Williams
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Iron Maiden
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Blood on the Dance Floor
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Marilyn Manson
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Death of Me is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Songs With Death in the Title
Gojira
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Everlast
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