As belief systems and priorities evolve, funeral practices begin to shift as well. Lately, some people have personalized song choice for funeral services and even holding virtual or Zoom funerals to remember their loved ones. So, instead of selecting older, religious songs, they opt for more modern selections. There are many contemporary funeral songs to consider for your service. This list will help you narrow down the best songs about death as you curate a playlist.
Country Songs For Funerals
When September Ends – Green Day
We asked funeral directors across the country what their favorite funeral songs are, and the votes are in. Give them a listen below, que them up on your playlist, or use our FREE Spotify playlist with nearly songs at the bottom of this blog to get your inspired for your next celebration of life! This will always be one of my top picks. Simply amazing. The ukeleighleigh, his comforting voice, the beautiful lyrics.
Contact Us. Plain and simple, music is a powerful tool that can be used to evoke emotion and affect our moods. When a song is powerful and you really connect with it, it can give you goosebumps.
Songs about love and loss can seem significant when they are played at a funeral — and even more so, when the song in question was written in tribute to someone who died. While funeral hymns and sombre music are traditional, the songs we loved in our happiest moments are becoming the memorial songs of choice at many final farewells today. These 10 hits from the 80s, 90s, Noughties and more recent years have become evergreen modern funeral songs. With lyrics written in loving memory, they are modern funeral songs with incredible meaning. Green Day frontman Billie Joe Armstrong was just 10 years old when his father, Andrew, died of cancer.