Are you looking for songs about missing someone special to you because they passed away?
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Here's our countdown of the top 100 songs about missing you today, tomorrow and forever. We hope these songs help express how hard it is not to be with someone you love and give you some comfort...
Missing You Lied Nr. 100: „Supermarket Flowers“ von Ed Sheeran
Ed Sheeran's song "Supermarket Flowers" is one of our favorite songs about missing someone - in this case, a mother.
Sheeran writes about how hard it is to lose a mother, even when we're already adults. After her death, it's painful to dispose of all the get well cards and supermarket flowers she received.
This emotional song says "I miss you Mom" like no other...
Missing You Song Nr. 99: „Rise Up“ von Andra Day
This uplifting song is the perfect song to listen to when you're having a particularly difficult day.
This song has become a beacon of hope when life is tough and our emotions are raw with grief due to its powerful message of perseverance.
Missing You Song #98: "Goodbye Is The Saddest Word" by Celine Dion
This emotional ballad tells of the unconditional love between a child and its mother.
The lines "There is no other love like a mother's love for her child" and "I will love you until forever comes" capture this sentiment perfectly.
It is a beautiful song to listen to when missing the loving bond you and your beloved mother shared.
Missing You Song Nr. 97: „Lay Me Down“ von Sam Smith
Sam Smith's chart-topping song from his record-breaking album In The Lonely Hour features some of the most breathtaking vocals and heartbreaking lyrics.
In this beautiful ballad, the lyrics speak of the pain of losing someone and how much you miss them. It's the perfect "Missing You" song to listen to when you're feeling nauseous.
Missing You Song #96: "Homesickness" by MercyMe
"Homesick" was written at a time of tremendous need for this Christian band. The song was inspired by the loss of 9 people close to the band members in a short span of time.
The song talks about the comfort we can find in knowing that one day we will be reunited with our departed loved ones in Heaven, while acknowledging that the waiting comes with the pain.
These lyrics are particularly moving:
"You're in a better place, I've heard it a thousand times. And at least a thousand times I've been happy for you. But the reason I'm broken, the reason I'm crying, is because of how long I have to wait to be with you."
Missing You Song Nr. 95: „When I Get To Where I’m Going“ von Brad Paisley
This song by country singer Brad Paisley envisions the afterlife "on the other side of heaven," where you meet your lost loved ones and "shed the sins and struggles that I've carried all these years."
It's one of our favorite songs about missing someone special because it leaves you with the comforting thought that one day, even if your heart is broken, you'll see your loved one again.
Missing You Song Nr. 94: „This is Your Song“ von Ronan Keating
Ronan Keating wrote "This is Your Song" a month after he lost his mother to breast cancer. This "Missing You" song is his tribute to his mother and father.
We especially love that he pays tribute to his mother's bravery in battling her illness: "That's how I'll try to love everything we know, even in the most difficult of times you're putting on a show."
We recommend listening to this meaningful song when you are missing a parent.
Missing You Lied Nr. 93: „What a Wonderful World“ von Louis Armstrong
Written in 1968 during the Vietnam War, this iconic ballad has stood the test of time.
The uplifting message of this song emphasizes the fact that despite the pain in the world, there is still so much beauty to behold. It's the perfect song to lift your spirits when you're missing someone special.
Missing You Song Nr. 92: „Joanne“ von Lady Gaga
From her album of the same name, Joanne was written for Lady Gaga's aunt Joanne, who died of lupus at the age of 19.
Her piano version of this song is one of the most beautiful songs about missing someone:
"Take my hand, stay Joanne. Heaven is not ready for you. Every part of my aching heart needs you more than the angels.”
These emotional lyrics say "I love you and I miss you".
Missing You Song Nr. 91: „Jealous of Angels“ von Donna Taggart
Donna Taggart wrote this absolutely gorgeous song while grieving the loss of her baby boy Michael. The strong became incredibly popular and struck a chord with the mourners.
In a world where heroes come and go, God just took the only one I know. So I'll hold you as close as possible and long for the day I see your face again.
Missing You Song #90: "I'm Already There" by Lonestar
Lonestar's "I'm While There" is one of the most touching songs about missing someone special.
It's about a father's love for his son and missing him when he's far away.
It's the perfect song when you miss someone, either because they live far away or have passed away. It reminds us that they are always with them, and they are always with us:
I'm already here, look around. I'm the sunshine in your hair. I'm the shadow on the floor I am the whisper in the wind.
Missing You Song Nr. 89: „Time to Say Goodbye“ von Sarah Brightman & Andrea Bocelli
Although originally performed to bid farewell to boxer Henry Maske in his last fight in 1996, this song takes an anew meaning when you hear it after a loved one has died.
When I'm alone, I sit and dream. And when I dream, words fail. Yes, I know that in such a light-flooded room. That all light is missing. But I don't see you with me, with me.
Missing You Song Nr. 88: „She Goes On“ von Crowded House
When it comes to songs about missing someone, Crowded House's song "She Goes On" inspires us to live life to the fullest and carry our loved ones in our hearts until we meet again.
This song moves us with the lyrics:
In her gentle wind I will whisper. In her warm sun I will shine. Until we see her again. In a world without end.
This is the perfect song if you are missing an important woman in your life - a mother, sister, grandma, wife or friend.
Missing You Lied Nr. 87: „When You’re Gone“ von Avril Lavigne
This "Missing You" song is about loving someone very much but for some reason you can't be with them. The lyrics remind us that despite all the pain, you can find the strength to keep going because the love you share never dies.
Missing You Song Nr. 86: „Ain’t No Sunshine“ von Bill Withers
One of the best songs about missing someone special, Bill Wather's "Ain't No Sunshine" expresses the deep sadness that comes when someone we love dearly is gone.
Our favorite passage from this legendary song is:
Ain't sunshine when she's gone. It's not warm when she's gone.Ain't sunshine when she's gone. And she's always gone too long. Whenever she goes away
Missing You Song Nr. 85: „Wish You Were Here“ von Pink Floyd
Although this famous song was written about the breakdown of band member Syd Barret, this song is also appropriate when you have lost a loved one.
The lyrics talk about the pain we experience when we lose a loved one and how we deal with a loss of faith. The song's opening lines are powerful: "So, so you think you can tell. heaven from hell. Blue skies from pain."
Missing You Song #84: "I'll Miss You When You're Gone" by Patty Griffin
Patty Griffin wrote this song after herFather died in 2009. It isone of our favorite songs from "I miss you Dad".
In this beautiful song, she speaks directly to her father and addresses the profound impact his death had on her life:
Maybe I'll reach out. But I know you're going somewhere else. And all the secrets you keep will be the things I'll never know. Regardless, I'll still miss you when you go.
Missing You Song Nr. 83: „Hey Mama“ von Kanye West
This song "Missing You" was written by Kanye West in honor of his mother Donda West.
This rap song strings together stories from his childhood. It describes his love for her as well as his gratitude for raising him amidst great personal difficulties. He also thanks her for the values she instilled in him.
This song was released after the sudden death of West's mother on November 10, 2007. It's the perfect song when you just want to say, "I love you and I miss you mom."
Missing You Song Nr. 82: „The Best Day“ von Taylor Swift
Writing this sweet song for her mom, Taylor Swift reminisced about her childhood and how her "best days" were spent with her.
Our mothers taught us a lot and lifted our spirits during hard times. It's the perfect song to play when you miss your special mom.
Missing You Lied Nr. 81: „The Baby“ von Blake Shelton
This is one of those songs about missing someone special that makes you want to immediately pick up the phone and call someone you love and let them know how important they are to you.
This song by country music star Blake Shelton is about a mother who sees her son as her "baby" regardless of his age. When he is 21 years old, he gets a call to come home because his mother is dying. Unfortunately, when he gets there, she is already dead.
Since he could never say goodbye, he kisses her and cries like a baby:
She looked as if she had slept. And my family cried when I came to their side. And I knew that she had been taken and my heart broke. I never had to say goodbye. I kissed this lady softly and cried like a baby.
Missing You Lied Nr. 80: „Heaven Got Another Angel“ von Gordon True
This song from Miss You is about missing a loved one who has passed away. These lyrics are particularly powerful:
Heaven got another angel the night you left this world. Heaven got a little better the day it took you from me. i miss you tonight I'll see you again sometime. I close my eyes for now. And dream of heaven tonight.(Video) Lady Antebellum - Need You Now (Live)
Missing You Song Nr. 79: „Promise to Try“ von Madonna
After losing her mother to breast cancer when she was just 5 years old, Madonna has always been candid about the tremendous impact her mother's death had on her life and music.
Her album Like a Prayer was dedicated to her late mother and included the beautiful song Promise to Try.
This song "missing you" expresses the deep pain of losing a mother at such a young age and struggling to keep the memories she has of her alive:
Little girl. Don't forget her face. laugh away your tears When she was the one to feel all the pain.
Missing You Song #78: "If I Could Be Where You Are" by Enya
This is one of the most haunting and beautiful songs about missing someone. The lyrics tell the story of where a loved one goes after they die and the longing to be where they are.
The text "Where are you at this moment? only in my dreams I miss you, but you're always a heartbeat away from me' are particularly powerful.
Missing You Song Nr. 77: „Coldest Winter“ von Kanye West
Another emotional song honoring his mother Donda West, Kanye's "Coldest Winter" exemplifies the pain and loneliness of saying goodbye one last time to someone so important in your life.
He sings, "On lonely nights I start to fade Your love is a thousand miles away.”
Missing You Song #76: "I'll Always Love You" by Whitney Houston
This iconic song was originally written and performed by Dolly Parton in 1984 but rose to popularity when singing legend Whitney Houston performed the ballad in the film The Bodyguard.
This song from "missing you" is about letting go of someone you love while knowing that you will love them forever.
Missing You Song Nr. 75: „Broken“ von Lifehouse
This is one of those songs about missing someone special that everyone can relate to:
I'm breaking, I'm barely breathing. With a broken heart that's still beating. In pain there is healing. In your name I find meaning.
We hope you find solace in the hopeful lyrics that will heal you from the pain you are feeling now.
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Missing You Lied Nr. 74: „If Heaven Was Needing a Hero“ von Jo Dee Messina
This is one of the most beautiful songs about missing someone who was a hero to you.
It's especially useful if you're missing someone who served in the police, fire department, or military:
I guess heaven needed a hero. someone like you Brave enough to stand up for what you believe in and do it. When I try to make sense of it in my head. The only conclusion I can come to is that heaven needed a hero like you.
Missing You Song Nr. 73: „One More Day“ von Diamond Rio
This song about "I Miss You" is about what we would do if the person we loved who would have died came back to us for just one day - how we would cherish them and never want to let them go.
It reminds us to cherish the moments, days and years with our loved ones because when they are gone we will always wish “just one more day” with them.
Missing You Song Nr. 72: „Even In Death“ von Evanescence
This heartbreaking song is about love so strong that love lives on even when we are separated from death:
I will stay here with you forever. My love. The softly spoken words you gave me. Even in death, our love goes on.
Missing You Song Nr. 71: „Into the Light“ von In This Moment
In conversation withBandsintownBandleader Chris Howorth explained the meaning behind this moving song about missing someone. He said:
A particular example was early in our career when we met a boy named Zach, he was in a wheelchair and we ended up giving him a lot of attention. We didn't think much about it and a year later his mother contacted us and told us he had passed away - we were his favorite band and he heard our music. The time we spent with him was so important to him and we didn't realize how much our music had influenced him. After all, we dedicated our second album to him and he inspired the song"Into the light,"We learned a lot from him about what our music means to our fans.
Missing You Song #70: "Thank You For Being My Dad" by Jon Barker
For anyone missing a special dad, this is a beautiful song to remember him.
The songwriter uses this song to tell his father how lucky he feels to have had him as a father and to thank him for everything he did for his childhood.
Missing You Song #69: "A Song for Dad" by Keith Urban
Keith Urban wrote this beautiful country song for his father in 2000. After losing his father in 2015, the song took on even greater meaning for Keith.
In this song, Keith reflects on noticing more things about himself as he gets older that reminds him of his father:
And I just hope that when I have my own family, I see a little bit more of my father in me every day.
Missing You Lied Nr. 68: „Dance With My Father“ von Luther Vandross
When it comes to songs about missing a father, this has to be one of the most emotional and beautiful songs out there.
After suffering a stroke, Luther Vandross wrote this incredible song in honor of his father, who died when Luther was young.
This song was inspired by Luther's most poignant memory of his father dancing at home with his children.
Unfortunately, this emotional ballad was one of Luther's last songs, and itself died just two years after its publication.
Missing You Song Nr. 67: „Where’d You Go“ von Fort Minor
Though written about the consequences of putting your career ahead of family, this song's chorus perfectly captures the feelings of missing someone:
Where did you go? I miss you so. It seems like you've been gone forever. Where did you go? I miss you so. It seems like you've been gone forever. please come back home
Missing You Song Nr. 66: „Papa Was a Rolling Stone“ von The Temptations
Not everyone is lucky enough to have a close relationship with their father, but his absence from your life can still have a profound impact.
The song "Papa Was a Rolling Stone" is about a boy who lost his father at a young age and didn't get a chance to learn much about him. He pokes his mother with questions about his father, only to find out that his father wasn't the man he wanted.
Dad was a rolling stone (my son). Wherever he put his hat was his home. And when he died, he left us only loneliness. Hey papa was a rolling stone.
Missing You Song Nr. 65: „Goodnight“ von Cher Lloyd
Cher Lloyd dedicated this song to her father, with whom she has a very close relationship.
The lyrics express that when she is afraid, she knows that her father will be there to comfort her. How he's there to say goodnight every time she goes to bed. And when the day comes when he dies and becomes an angel, she will save his place at the table.
This is one of the most beautiful songs to listen to when you miss your father.
Missing You Song #64: "Endless Night" from the Broadway soundtrack The Lion King.
InThe Lion King, Simba sings this beautiful "miss you" ballad to his late father Mufasa. It contains these beautiful lines full of promise and hope:
I know the night must end and the sun will rise. I know the clouds must clear and the sun will shine.
This is the perfect song when you're missing someone as special as a parent.
Missing You Lied Nr. 63: „You Can Let Go“ von Crystal Shawanda
This song by Canadian artist Crystal Shawanda is another song for a father's girl who misses her father.
This touching song tells the story of a little girl and her father as she grows up and learns to become independent while taking all the lessons her father taught her.
This song reminds us to enjoy every moment with our loved ones while we still have them.
Missing You Song Nr. 62: „Hurt“ von Christina Aguilera
This song by Christina Aguilera was written about the immense sadness and guilt she felt after the death of her father, from whom she was estranged. Her last words to him had been harsh.
After his death, she realized she would never get the chance to say, "I'm sorry, I still love you and I miss you." She would never get the chance to mend their broken relationship.
Missing You Song Nr. 61: „The Greatest Man I Never Knew“ von Reba McEntire
This song about missing someone special is about the relationship between a hard working father and his daughter. Being busy and with many commitments, he doesn't have much time to spend with her.
After he dies, she hears stories about what a great person he was and wishes she could have met him herself.
This song reminds us not to put work and responsibilities ahead of family relationships. We must always value the time we have with the people we care about and express how much they mean to us.
Missing You Song Nr. 60: „Drink a Beer“ von Luke Bryan
Country star Luke Bryan was struck by sudden and multiple family tragedies just as he was beginning his career in the music industry.
His brother died in a car accident when Luke was only 26, and his sister died unexpectedly one night while she was at home with their child, for reasons unknown.
This song "Missing You" is dedicated to his late brother and sister and reflects the memories he has with them. "Funny how the good ones come so quickly..."
Missing You Lied Nr. 59: „Angel“ von SarahMcLachlan
This is one of our favorite songs about missing someone special. This song talks about loss and finding comfort and hope.
Fly away from here in the arms of the angel. Of that dark, cold hotel room and the infinity you fear. You are pulled from the wreckage of your silent reverie. You are in the arms of the angel, may you find some comfort here.
Missing You Song Nr. 58: „In Loving Memory“ von Alter Bridge
This touching song speaks about the profound impact someone can have on our lives, even after he or she is gone.
We love the lyrics: "I wear the things that remind me of you. In loving memory of the one who was so true. You were as kind as you could be. And even though you're gone You still mean the world to me.”
Our loved ones never truly leave us, they are always with us in our hearts.
Missing You Lied Nr. 57: „Save a Place for Me“ von Matthew West
West wrote this emotional song after his grandmother suffered a stroke. He asks them to "reserve a place for me" in heaven until we are reunited.
This is a soothing song to listen to when missing someone special.
Missing You Song Nr. 56: „Sissys Song“ von Alan Jackson
Alan Jackson wrote this song for a girl who worked for him who died. Her name was Leslie Fitzgerald but they called her Sissy.
He originally recorded it for the funeral, but then decided to release it at a fair. We're so glad he did because it's one of the most beautiful Miss You songs of all time.
Missing You Song Nr. 55: „Temporary Home“ von Carrie Underwood
In this song, Carrie Underwood sings about her Christian belief that "life on this earth is just a transit" and heaven is the final destination.
This is the perfect comforting song when you are missing someone and need a reminder of your faith and belief in life after death.
Missing You Lied Nr. 54: „Angel Flying Too Close to the Ground“ von Willie Nelson
Do you miss someone who was caring, kind, loving and always helping others?
This song expresses how lucky we are to know someone like that and how much we will miss them when they are gone:
I knew that one day you would fly away. Because love is the greatest healer you can find. So let me if you have to, I'll remember. Angel flies too close to the ground.
Missing You Song Nr. 53: „Wake Me Up When September Ends“ von Green Day
Green Day lead singer Billie Joe Armstrong wrote this heartbreaking song "Miss You" about his father, who died of cancer on September 1, 1982.
He shares that after his father's funeral, he ran home and locked himself in his room. When his mom got home and knocked on the door to check on him, Billie simply replied, "Wake me up when September ends."
The memory of this event was the inspiration for this touching song.
Missing You Song Nr. 52: „You Should Be Here“ von Cole Swindell
Cole Swindell wrote the emotional song You Should Be Here after the sudden loss of her father.
The song went to number one on the Billboard charts and became a platinum-certified album. It also inspired country fans around the world to share their stories of the loss.
in a (nInterview, Swindell said, "I'm not the only one who's ever lost someone; I'm not the only one missing someone. That's what I love about country music, that's what I love about songwriting, expressing those words, those feelings. From the first lyric and the first note of the song it has that feel and that's what we were trying to do.”
Missing You Song Nr. 51: „My Angel“ von Kellie Pickler
Former American Idol contestant Kellie Pickler wrote this beautiful song about her special relationship with her grandmother.
Her grandma Washer Rock, her biggest supporter and a constant in her childhood, which was often very unstable because she came from a broken home. When Pickler started school, she lived with her grandparents full-time.
Sadly, when Pickler was 15, her grandmother died of lung cancer. In this touching tribute, she writes:
you were like my mother you were my best friend You were everything I wanna be And all the good in me. This has never happened before. Never been another. That loved me like you. My grandmother, my angel.
I Miss You Song #50: "I Miss You" by Miley Cyrus
This song about missing someone special is a song Weinstant refers to.
Cyrus wrote this song about her beloved grandfather. It expresses how much she wishes he could still be here to see her living her dreams, but that she knows he will always be watching over her.
Missing You Song Nr. 49: „I Can Only Imagine“ von MercyMe
This song by MercyMe, a contemporary Christian group, was written by their lead singer, Bart Millard.
In this song, Millard imagines what it will be like to meet Jesus for the first time.
For several years after his father's death, Millard wrote the phrase "I can only imagine it" constantly. That simple phrase would give him peace and comfort as he experienced the wonder and awe his father experienced when he first met Jesus.
Missing You Song No. 48: "Now You Belong to Heaven" by Mari Olsen
Mari Olsen's "Now You Belong To Heaven" is another universal song about missing a loved one.
The lyrics express the pain of unanswered questions we may have when a loved one dies. We can't hold them in our arms, but we hope that somehow they are close to us and take care of us.
Miss your voice, miss your smile. All about you, worth a while. Always ask me where you are I hope you are with us, near or far. Many questions are not answered. I guess we'll never know.
Missing You Song Nr. 47: „Holes in the Floor of Heaven“ von Steve Wariner
This is one of the most heartbreaking and beautiful songs about missing a loved one.
This song was inspired by the loss of the singer's grandmother and his wife. He sings that every time it rains, "there are holes in the bottom of heaven and their tears flow down. That's how you know she's watching and wishing she could be here right now.”
Missing You Song Nr. 46: „If Heaven Wasn’t So Far Away“ von Justin Moore
This Justin Moore song "missing you" imagines what it would be like to spend a day in heaven visiting friends and family who have passed away.
Is there anything we wouldn't do to have this opportunity?
Missing You Song #45: "Mama" by Ill Divo
This song reflects everything Mom gave us for always believing in us and always loving us no matter what and for helping us grow into the people we have become.
Missing You Song Nr. 44: „Gone Too Soon“ von Daughtry
If you or someone you love has suffered a miscarriage then you need to listen to this beautiful song as it speaks directly to the pain and sadness of "what could have been".
Today could have been the day. That you blow out your candles. Make a wish while closing your eyes. Today could have been the day. Everyone laughed. Instead I sit here and cry. who would you be how would you look When you first looked at me? Today could have been the next day of the rest of your life.
Missing You Song Nr. 43: „If I Die Young“ von The Band Perry
This is another song about the passing of a young life.
The lyrics are written from the perspective of a deceased child. She asks those left behind not to mourn her short life but to celebrate the time she had. She also asks God to take care of those she left behind.
Although this song is sad, it has a positive message, which is that we should make the most of our lives, no matter how short it is.
Missing You Song Nr. 42: „Bridge Over Troubled Water“ von Simon & Garfunkel
Inspired by a single line from an old gospel song, Paul Simon's classic ballad Bridge Over Troubled Water has been covered by many acclaimed artists, including Elvis Presley and Aretha Franklin.
The song offers great comfort to those who have suffered a great loss. Our favorite line is:
If you are tired. feel small When tears come to your eyes. I will dry them all.
Missing You Song Nr. 41: „Gone Too Soon“ von Michael Jackson
This song was recorded by Jackson to mourn a friend who passed away. It was later re-recorded to mourn the death of Jackson.
This is a beautiful song about missing someone who passed away way too soon.
Missing You Song Nr. 40: „Blackbird“ von den Beatles
This famous Beatles ballad was written by Paul McCartney about the civil rights struggle for American Americans after reading about race riots in the United States.
Although it wasn't written about the death of a loved one, it's one of our personal favorite songs of all time when we're missing someone special. The beautiful melody mixed with its poetic lyrics brings comfort and hope when you're feeling down.
Missing You Song Nr. 39: „Ronan“ von Taylor Swift
Taylor Swift wrote this song after reading a blog about a four-year-old boy named Ronan Thompson who died of neuroblastoma in 2011.
The blog was written by Ronan's mother, Maya Thompson, to help her express her grief and raise awareness about childhood cancer. The posts were in the form of heartbreaking letters to her late son.
Swift wrote the song "Ronan" combining quotes from Thompson's blog posts and credits Thompson as the song's co-writer.
Aside from the live performance at aStanding up to cancerSwift performed it only once in public, at her concert in Glendale, Arizona, on her 1989 world tour. Maya Thompson was in attendance.
For anyone missing someone as special as a child, this song is sure to resonate with you.
I remember your bare feet in the hallway. I love you to the moon and back.
Missing You Song Nr. 38: „Fly“ von Celine Dion
Celine dedicated this heartbreaking song to her niece Karina, who was born with cystic fibrosis and died in her arms at just 16 years old.
Fly, fly little wings. Fly beyond imagination. The softest cloud, the whitest dove. On the wind of heavenly love. Past the planets and stars. Leave this lonely world of ours. Escape the sadness and pain. And fly again.
Missing You Song Nr. 37: „Lullaby (Goodnight My Angel)“ von Billy Joel
Music legend Billy Joel wrote this song as a beautiful lullaby for his 7-year-old daughter in response to her question, "Where do we go when we die?"
Good night my angel, now it's time to dream. And dream how wonderful your life will be. One day your child may cry when you sing this lullaby. Then there will always be a part of me in your heart. One day we'll all be gone. But lullabies go on and on. You never die. That's how you and I will be
Missing You Lied Nr. 36: „Tears in Heaven“ von Eric Clapton
This is one of the most famous and heartbreaking songs about missing someone we love dearly.
Clapton wrote this sad guitar ballad about his four-year-old son, Conor, who died on March 20, 1991, by falling from a window of a 53rd-floor apartment in New York City.
The lyrics of this song deal with the difficult question that many face when missing someone. Will we really see each other again?
would you know my name If I saw you in heaven would it be the same If I saw you in heaven I have to be strong and keep going. Because I know I don't belong here in heaven.
Missing You Song Nr. 35: „Small Bump“ von Ed Sheeran
This haunting song was written by Sheeran for a close friend who miscarried at the age of 5 months.
For anyone who has suffered a miscarriage, the lyrics to this emotional song can offer some comfort:
You're just a little bump that's only unborn for four months and then snaps out of life. Maybe you were needed up there, but we still don't know why.
Missing You Song Nr. 34: „Heaven“ von Beyonce
In this piano ballad, Beyoncé sings about missing someone in heaven who was taken from her too soon: "But heaven couldn't wait for you. No heaven could not wait for you. Heaven couldn't wait for you. No heaven could not wait for you. So come on, go home.”
Many fans believe the song is about the miscarriage the singer suffered a few years before her daughter Blue Ivy was born.
Missing You Song Nr. 33: „You’ll Be In My Heart“ von Phil Collins
This touching song was featured in Disney's "Tarzan" and is one of our favorite songs about missing someone special.
The message of the song is: no matter what happens in life, we will always carry the people we love in our hearts. Distance and death can never really separate us.
This bond between us cannot be broken. I'll be here, don't cry. 'Cause you'll be in my heart Yes, you will be in my heart. From this day forth. Now and forever more.
Missing You Song Nr. 32: „Who You’d Be Today“ von Kenny Chesney
This is one of the best songs about missing someone taken way too young. "Who would you be today?" we often ask ourselves when someone died young.
It's not fair that you died too young. Like a story that had just begun. But death tore the pages all away. Lord knows how I miss you. All the hell I've been through Just knowing that no one could take your place. Sometimes I wonder who you would be today.
Missing You Song Nr. 31: „Streets of Heaven“ von Sherrie Austin
This heartbreaking song is about a mother watching her dying child and struggling to keep her faith. She doesn't understand why God would want to take her precious baby so soon.
Anyone who has suffered the loss of a child will relate to these heartbreaking lyrics:
Well it must be pretty crowded on the streets of heaven. So tell me: what do you need them for? Don't you know that one day she'll be your little girl forever? But right now I need her so much more. She is far too young to be alone: just seven years old. Who will hold her hand as she crosses the streets of heaven?
Missing You Song Nr. 30: „Beam Me Up“ von Pink
Pink wrote this heartfelt acoustic ballad about a very close friend who lost a young child.
She explained on aTrack by track on Spotifythat this song "missing you" is about "the loss of a loved one, the loss of a child". She added that the song is "very, very, very, very personal."
The lyrics express a deep longing to see a loved one again:
can you beam me up Give me a minute, I don't know what to say. Probably just staring, happy just to be there and holding your face. Beam me up, let me be lighter, I'm tired of being a fighter. I think one minute is enough. Just beam me up.
Missing You Song Nr. 29: „Glory Baby“ von Watermark
Glory Baby was written by Christian band Watermark duo Christy and Nathan Nockels after they suffered multiple miscarriages.
They started writing this incredible ballad after the first miscarriage, but could only write the first line: "Glory Baby, you slipped away as fast as we could say baby."
The Nockels credit God with helping them continue writing the song after suffering a second miscarriage. After a period of healing, they were able to finish the song.
It's a powerful song that says "I miss you" and I can't wait to be with you again.
Heaven will hold you before we do. Heaven will protect you. Until we get to your house. Until we get to your house.
Missing You Song Nr. 28: „Safe & Sound“ von Taylor Swift und The Civil Wars
Taylor Swift has teamed up with The Civil Wars to write this acoustic ballad for the Hunger Games soundtrack.
While this song wasn't necessarily written about missing someone, it still sends a powerful message about keeping your faith when the world seems to be falling apart - a sentiment the bereaved can relate to.
just close your eyes The sun sets. You will be fine. Nobody can hurt you now. Come morning light. You and I will be safe and sound.
Missing You Song Nr. 27: „Here Without You“ von 3 Doors Down
This is one of those songs whose lyrics are open to the listener's interpretation, making it relevant to anyone who is missing someone, whether it's due to distance, the end of a relationship, or death.
This song is about the loneliness you feel when you miss someone, whether they're gone for a day, a month, or forever.
I'm here without you baby But you're still on my lonely mind. I think about you baby and I dream about you all the time. I'm here without you baby But you're still with me in my dreams. And tonight girl it's just you and me
Missing You Song #26: "Somewhere Over the Rainbow" by Israel Kamakawiwo'ole
You probably already know this famous song sung by Judy Garland as Dorothy in The Wizard of Oz. This version by Israel Kamakawiwo'ole is our favorite with its soothing ukulele.
This iconic, beautiful song is about hope and knowing that the bad times will one day pass and brighter days will come no matter what.
Missing You Song #25: "My First Night Alone Without You" by Bonnie Raitt
The lyrics of this emotional Missing You song capture the pain that comes with the sudden loss of a loved one.
It speaks to the struggle to move forward when you miss someone who brought so much light into your life. How can you get through the rest of your life without him or her?
Darling, half of me is gone. With all the love I've learned to cling to. Tomorrow I have to find another way. To live the rest of my life alone without you.
Missing You Song Nr. 24: „Forever Love“ von Reba McEntire
Written for a TV movie of the same name, this song by country music queen Reba McEntire is a beautiful ballad about how our loved ones are with us forever. We will see her in our dreams until the day we meet again.
Minutes and hours and years can pass. But my heart knows no time. So don't cry, just keep me here in your dreams. And hold fast to these words of mine.
Missing You Lied Nr. 23: „How Do I Live Without You“ von Tricia Yearwood
A beautiful version of this iconic song was sung by Tricia Yearwood. The lyrics talk about how difficult it is to move on with life after losing the love of your life.
Unfortunately, many people have had to face this reality, which makes this song very meaningful to them.
If you ever go Baby you would take everything real in my life And tell me now how do i live without you
Missing You Song #22: "Not a Day Goes By" by Lonestar
Lonestar's "Not a Day Goes By" is a heartbreaking song. The lyrics talk about missing someone so much that "not a day goes by" that you don't think about him or her.
This song is relevant to different types of loss, be it the loss of someone through death or the end of a relationship.
I have an image of you that I carry in my heart. Close my eyes to see when the world goes dark. I have a memory of you that I carry in my soul. I wrap it tightly around me when the nights get cold.
Missing You Song Nr. 21: „See You Again“ von Carrie Underwood
This song by Carrie Underwood paints a beautiful picture of reuniting with our loved ones in heaven. Life here on earth is not the end of the road.
At night I can hear these echoes in the wind. Call me back in time Back to you. In a far away place. At which the. Water meets the sky. The thought of it makes me smile. you are my tomorrow
Missing You Song Nr. 20: „My Heart Will Go On“ von Celine Dion
We may be a little biased as Titanic is one of our favorite movies of all time, but Dion's vocals paired with the beautiful lyrics by Will Jennings and James Horner make the title track a masterpiece.
Even though our loved one may be gone, our love lives on forever.
Every night in my dreams I see you. I feel you. That's how I know you, carry on. Far over the distance. And worlds between us. You came to show you, keep going. Near, far, wherever you are. I believe that the heart goes on.
Missing You Song Nr. 19: „There You’ll Be“ von Faith Hill
This song from the Pearl Harbor soundtrack is one of the most beautiful songs about missing someone special.
Some of our favorite lyrics are:
In my dreams I will always see you floating in the sky. In my heart there will always be a place for you. All my life I will keep a part of you with me. And everywhere I am, you will be. And everywhere I am, you will be.
Missing You Song Nr. 18: „Hey There Delilah“ von Plain White T’s
This song by the punk rock band Plain White T's takes on a very different sound than is characteristic of the band.
The song is about a girl and a boy in a long-distance relationship who talk about their future plans that she will finish school and he will become a famous guitarist.
It's a song about missing someone you care about because you're far away. No matter what happens, you will always be together.
Hello delilah. Don't worry about the distance. I'm right there when you get lonely. Listen to this song again. Close your eyes. Listen to my voice, it's my disguise. I'm with you.
You can find comfort in this song when you miss someone due to distance or death.
Missing You Song Nr. 17: „Talking to the Moon“ von Bruno Mars
Everything Bruno Mars writes turns into magic, and this beautiful ballad is no exception.
This is the perfect song for when you are missing someone who has passed away, to "speak to the moon" in hopes that your loved one in heaven can hear you.
at night when the stars. Light up my room. I sit alone Talking to the moon. I'm trying to get to you Hoping you'll be there. The other side. Talk to me too. Or am I a fool. Who sits alone. Talking to the moon.
Missing You Song Nr. 16: „Missing You“ von Steve Perry
This song is about guilt and regret after losing someone you love.
It's a song with a powerful message to never take the ones you love for granted, admit when you're wrong, and make amends before the chances are gone.
If I could, you know I would. I would make it up to you Instead I am (missing you). In the place where you used to be. you lay next to me I miss you I miss you
Missing You Song Nr. 15: „Stardust“ von Nat King Cole
We get goosebumps every time we hear this iconic song by legend Nat King Cole.
The lyrics are full of beautiful images that paint a beautiful picture of your loved one living in the sky among the stars.
And now the violet dawn of the twilight time. Steals across the meadows of my heart. The little stars rise high in the sky. Always remind me that we are apart. You wander down the alley and far away. Leave me a song that won't die. Love now is yesterday's stardust. The music of the past years.
We hope this touching song will bring you a sense of peace and comfort when you are missing someone in heaven.
Missing You Song #14: "Reminds Me of You" by Van Morrison
This is one of the most emotional songs about missing someone special on our top 100 list.
When we miss someone, everywhere you turn you see memories of them or here. This song captures that feeling beautifully.
I miss you so much I can't take it. Seems like my heart is breaking in two. My head says no, but my soul demands it. Everything I do reminds me of you.
Missing You Song Nr. 13: „Tonight I Wanna Cry“ von Keith Urban
This is one of those songs that is relevant to any kind of loss, whether that loss is the death of someone we love or a loss that occurs when a relationship ends.
The song is about the intense pain and loneliness that comes when someone we love is no longer a part of our lives.
Alone in this house again tonight. I turned on the TV, the volume down, and a bottle of wine. There are pictures of you and me on the walls around me. The way it was and could have been surrounds me.
Missing You Song Nr. 12: „I’ll See You In My Dreams“ von Giant
This song is about how we can temporarily escape the pain of missing someone by seeing him or her in our dreams.
Time, time will never be a friend of mine again. It's trying to make your memory fade, but I won't let it end. Let the sun go down so I can float away Let me close my eyes and live another day. You keep coming back, you keep coming back, you keep coming back for more.
Missing You Song Nr. 11: „Please Remember“ von Leann Rimes
This is one of those songs about losing someone that always makes us cry.
Taken from the soundtrack of the film A Walk to Remember, this song speaks of the pain of losing someone you love and the life that could have been lived together. It also begs us to preserve our precious memories.
Time, sometimes time just flies. And you have yesterday. stick to the memories I, I will always think of you and smile. And be happy for the time I had you with me. Although we go our separate ways. I won't forget it, so don't forget it. The memories we made
Missing You Song Nr. 10: „When I’m Gone“ von Joey und Rory
Behind this already heartbreaking song lies an even more heartbreaking story.
Joey and Rory were a husband and wife country bluegrass duo. They recorded this song in 2012 and it's about a dying woman who assures her husband that he will be fine when she's gone.
Songwriter Sandy Lawrence wrote this ballad when her own mother was dying. The motivation for writing the song was to leave something to her husband and son in case she died before them, to let them know that they would be fine.
Three years after they recorded this song, Rory tragically announced that his beloved wife Joey had been diagnosed with terminal cancer and sadly passed away.
A bright sunrise will contradict. The heavy fog that weighs you down. Despite all the mourning songs, the birds will make their joyful calls. You will wonder why the earth is still moving. You will wonder how you will continue. But the first day when I'm gone, you'll be fine.
Missing You Song #9: "Love Is Stronger Than Death" by The The
Matt Johnson of The The wrote this touching song after the death of his beloved brother.
During the deep depression that followed, he found writing this song therapeutic. The lyrics remind us that those we love never really die because through our love they live on. Love is always stronger than death.
In our lives we hunger for those we cannot touch. All thoughts unspoken & all feelings unspoken. Play on our hearts like the mist on our breath. But, awakened by grief, our spirits speak: “How could you believe that life grew in the seed that grew outstretched arms and a beating heart. And lips that smiled. And eyes that cried. Could ever die?'
Missing You Song Nr. 8: „Far Away“ von Nickelback
This song says, "I miss you and I need you."
While the song isn't necessarily about the death of a loved one, the lyrics speak to the fact that sometimes we can take what we have for granted. Sometimes you have to lose him or her to realize how much you really care about them.
On my knees I'll beg for one last chance for one last dance. 'Cause with you I would stand All hell to hold your hand I would give anything I would give for us. Give it your all, but I'm not giving up. 'Cause you know, you know, you know.
Missing You Lied Nr. 7: „Fire and Rain“ von James Taylor
James Taylor wrote this song while struggling with depression following the death of a close friend.
This song issad lyrics speak of both loss and redemption. It's a cathartic song to listen to when struggling with grief.
Just yesterday morning they let me know you were gone. Susanne, the plans they made put an end to you. I went out this morning and wrote this song down. I just can't remember who to send it to.
Missing You Song Nr. 6: „See You Again“ von Wiz Khalifa und Charlie Puth
You may remember this beautiful song from the soundtrack of the movie Fast and the Furious 7.
It was taken in honor of the late Paul Walker, one of the stars of the film, after his sudden death in a car accident in 2013.
The message of this song is simple but powerful. Everyone has loved ones, and everyone will experience the loss of a loved one. The important thing is to appreciate the time we spend together, because when death separates us, our memories will live on.
It's been a long day without you my friend. And I'll tell you all about it when I see you again. We've come a long way from our beginnings. Oh, I'll tell you all about it when I see you again. When I see you again
Missing You Song Nr. 5: „Dancing In The Sky“ von Dani und Lizzy
When you miss someone who has passed away, listen to this song to find peace and comfort. This song expresses that our loved ones are in heaven, happy, free from pain and fear and at peace.
Oh-oh-oh I, I hope you're dancing in heaven. I hope you sing in the angel choir. And I hope the angels know what they've got. I bet it's been so pretty up in heaven since you got here.
Missing You Song Nr. 4: „Why“ von Rascal Flatts
This song by country band Rascal Flatts is a moving ballad that tells the story of a life tragically ended by suicide. It is written from the perspective of the bereaved.
When you have lost someone to suicide, this beautiful song can express the grief you are dealing with.
Oh why, I keep asking myself that. Was there anything I could have said or done? Oh, I had no idea you were masking a troubled soul, only God knows. What went wrong and why you left the stage mid-song.
Missing You Song Nr. 3: „Candle In The Wind“ von Elton John
Sir Elton John first published this beautiful piano ballad in 1973 in honor of Marilyn Monroe, who had died eleven years earlier. He later performed a rewritten version entitled "Goodbye England's Rose" at the funeral of his friend Princess Diana.
Missing You Lied Nr. 2: „I Miss My Friend“ von Darryl Worley
This emotional song is a must-read when you miss someone who was the love of your life and also your best friend. It's one of our favorite songs about missing someone special.
We can't help but let the lines move us:
I miss my friend. The one my heart and soul trusted. The one I felt safest with, the one who knew exactly what to say to make me laugh again. And let the light in again. I miss my friend.
Missing You Song Nr. 1: „A Day Without Me“ von U2
The themes in this song revolve around suicide and mental illness. Bono wrote the lyrics to "A Day Without Me" after it was revealed that Ian Curtis, the frontman/vocalist for the band Joy Division, had taken his own life.
If you've lost someone to suicide, we hope you find some comfort in this beautiful song.
In the world I left behind Wipe your eyes and then let go. To the world I left behind. Shed a tear and then let go.
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“Wish You Were Here” by Pink Floyd
“Wish You Were Here” is one of their most iconic and well-loved songs about missing someone. The lyrics express the desire to have that person back in one's life and the sorrow of being apart from them.
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