Songs About Someone Who Died

Posted: April 12, 2008 in Playlists
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Afterglow–INXS (Michael Hutchence)
All My Love–Led Zepplin (Karac Plant, Robert’s son)
Chelsea Hotel– Leonard Cohen (Janice Joplin)
Edge Of Seventeen–Stevie Nicks (her uncle)
Grace is Gone–Dave Matthews Band (Dave Matthew’s father-in-law)
Hear You Me–Jimmy Eat World (A couple of fans)
Heaven–Los Lonely Boys (Henry Garza’s son)
Hole In The River–Crowded House (Neil Finn’s Aunt)
J.A.R. (Jason Andrew Relva) – Green Day (friend of Mike Dirnt)
Kite–U2 (Bono’s Father)
Leave–Barnaked Ladies (Ed Robertson’s brother)
Nobody Wants To–Crowded House (Paul Hester)
One Tree Hill–U2 (Bono’s personal assistant)
Playboy Mommy–Tori Amos (Tori’s miscarried baby)
She Called Up–Crowded House (Paul Hester)
Silent House–Crowded House/Dixie Chicks
Something To Believe In–Poison (Bret Michael’s bodyguard)
Son and Sylvia–Eric Clapton (Eric’s uncle)
Stuck In A Moment You Can’t Get Out Of–U2 (Michael Hutchence)
Tears In Heaven–Eric Clapton (Eric’s Son)
Toast–Tori Amos (Tori’s Brother)
Who Knew–Pink (friend)

  1. grantbushman says:

    I don’t got much for this one, but here’s what I have:

    Richard Manuel is Dead – Counting Crows (Richard Manuel)
    Omaha – Counting Crows (in concert, Adam said this song was written about his dead grandfather, but he was joking.)


  2. David says:

    U2-Sometimes You Can’t Make It On Your Own(Bono’s Father)


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