Songs unite your soul to the symphony of the universe and convey your emotions to the world. They show your shades to the world and they are the means which you can use to explore your heart. Real emotions surface when you are sad and the result is a string of emotions flowing directly from your heart. Here is the list of 5 sad songs that will make you cry and help you release the sadness buried in your heart-
Tears in Heaven (1992) –
This is Eric Clapton’s masterpiece depicting his personal sorrow on the loss of his 4-year-old son. The song verbalizes what a person would like to say to the deceased and every time you listen to it, tears are bound to stream down from your eyes.
Hurt (2003) –
This song displays the power of music, its strength to move stones and blunt the sharpest knife. It revives the sweet memories of the singer Johnny Cash and shows them in today’s harsh reality. Cash was very frail when he recorded the song and passed away after seven months. The song is a portrait of the transience of time and the video is a tribute to one man which excites the sad element and your soul cries with the tune.
Everybody Hurts (1993)
The world is a game and everybody hurts here. This song depicts the reality of life and tells you that there is no one who is really attached to you and everybody hurts here. It is adopted by many charitable societies’ makes you realize that we all cry at some time of life. It is an R.E.M performance.
This is the most relatable song and shows today’s true scenario that there is no love left, all have gone stale. You can feel the emotions in the voice which is the symbol that Jeff Buckley is not just singing it, he understands the emotions. This song is one of his precious contributions and is seen as his legacy.
Candle in the Wind (1974)
This song is an elegy to two women who were short-lived but left deep impressions on the world. The song was composed originally for Marilyn Monroe and was played at the funeral of The Princess of Wales, Princess Diana. The song is related to these two iconic ladies who were pioneers in their fields.