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The Best Songs With Lament in the Title  

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Have you ever thought about how many songs with lament in the title have been written? This list ranks the best songs with lament in the name, regardless of genre. Most of the tracks listed here are songs about lamenting, but almost all of them have different lyrical interpretations, despite the commonality of having the word lament in the title. This ranked poll includes songs like "Sailor's Lament" by Creedence Clearwater Revival, and "Adelaide's Lament" by Barbra Streisand. If you think a good song with lament in the title is missing from this list, go ahead and add it so others can vote for it too. Songs with lament in the lyrics are only allowed if that word is in the song's name as well.
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Barbra Streisand
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Creedence Clearwater Revival
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Blues Traveler
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Lament is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Songs With Lament in the Title
King Crimson
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Townes Van Zandt
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Sinéad O'Connor
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Bob Mould
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Beastie Boys
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Garth Brooks
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Buddy Rich
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Five for Fighting, Sandra Boynton
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Bruce Cockburn
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Miles Davis, The Gil Evans Orchestra
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Michael Bublé, Barenaked Ladies
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Minnie Riperton
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Ultravox
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Dave Grohl, Tony Iommi, Iommi
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Dan Fogelberg
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Burl Ives
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