Songs 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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Blues Traveler

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Creedence Clearwater Revival

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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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Five for Fighting, Sandra Boynton

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Bruce Cockburn

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Buddy Rich

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Garth Brooks

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Bob Mould

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Sinéad O'Connor

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Beastie Boys

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Townes Van Zandt

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Michael Bublé, Barenaked Ladies

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Miles Davis, The Gil Evans Orchestra

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Dave Grohl, Tony Iommi, Iommi

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Ultravox

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Minnie Riperton

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Laments of a Good Man is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Songs With Lament in the Title

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Lament For Maid Melbourne is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Songs With Lament in the Title
Barry Humphries

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Burl Ives

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Ian Anderson

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Buckethead

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James Taylor

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Dan Fogelberg

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John Coltrane, John Coltrane Quartet

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The Cranberries

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Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds

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Charles Manson

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Kris Kristofferson

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Mike Oldfield

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A Tribe Called Quest

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Carol Burnett

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Emmylou Harris

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From Jewish Folk Poetry: I. Th... is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Songs With Lament in the Title

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Rod Stewart

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The Cowboy's Lament is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Songs With Lament in the Title
Roy Rogers, Dale Evans

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Jim Morrison

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