If you need a song for a funeral, then consider the selections below. Funeral songs are a great way to pay tribute to someone you’ve lost; whether it be a family member or good friend. Music has great healing powers and will bring a sense of peace to any funeral service. Please be sure to credit the author when using these songs on a website or at a funeral service.

 

Top Funeral Songs

(in no particular order)

  1. In the arms of an angel ~ Sarah Maclaughlin
  2. To Where You Are – Josh Groban
  3. Somewhere over the rainbow ~ Israel Kamakawiwo
  4. Spirit in the sky ~ Gareth Gates
  5. Wind beneath my wings ~ Bette Midler
  6. Time to say Goodbye ~ Andrea Bocelli & Sarah Brightman
  7. Thank you ~ Johhny Reid
  8. Talking to my angel ~ Melissa Etheridge
  9. Tears in Heaven ~ Eric Clapton
  10. Only Time – Enya
  11. So long Marianne ~ Leonard Cohen
  12. Take my breath away ~ Berlin
  13. Going Home ~ Mary Fahl
  14. Who you’d be today ~ Kenny Chesney
  15. Beautiful Boy ~ John Lennon
  16. Goodbye my lover ~ James Blunt
  17. Yesterday ~ The Beatles
  18. Nothing compares to you ~ Sinead O’Connor
  19. The Last Waltz ~ Engelbert Humperdink
  20. My heart will go on ~ Celine Dion
  21. Hallelujah ~ Leonard Cohen
  22. Swing low sweet chariot ~ English Rugby Anthem
  23. Country roads take me home ~ John Denver
  24. Wonderful World ~ Louis Armstrong
  25. In my life ~ The Beatles
  26. Farewell my friend ~ Dennis Wilson
  27. Wish you were here ~ Pink Floyd
  28. Freebird ~ Lynard Skynyrd
  29. You’re my best freind ~ Queen
  30. Every grain of sand ~ Bob Dylan
  31. My Little Girl ~ Tim McGraw
  32. Looking Through Your Eyes ~ LeAnn Rimes
  33. If You’re Reading This ~ Tim McGraw
  34. Imagine ~ John Lennon
  35. If I Had Only Known ~ Reba McEntire
  36. I’ve Had The Time Of My Life ~ Jennifer Warnes and Bill Medley
  37. If Tomorrow Never Comes ~ Ronan Keating
  38. I’m Moving On ~ Rascal Flatts
  39. Old and Wise ~ Alan Parsons Project
  40. Life is Eternal ~ Carly Simon
  41. Let Him Fly ~ Linda Eder
  42. Knockin on Heaven’s Door ~ Bob Dylan
  43. Life Without You ~ Stevie Ray Vaughan
  44. Love Is Stronger Than Death ~ The The
  45. Look On Down From The Bridge ~ Mazzy Star
  46. Morning Bird ~ The Sleepy Jackson
  47. Into The Mystic ~ Van Morrison
  48. Keep Me In Your Heart ~ Warren Zevon
  49. Never Gone ~ Backstreet Boys
  50. Never Without You ~ Ringo Starr
  51. Raging Sea ~ Michael W. Smith
  52. Oh Very Young ~ Cat Stevens
  53. Really Gonna Miss You ~ Smokey Robinson
  54. Right Here Waiting ~ Richard Marx
  55. Ships of Heaven ~ Blackhawk
  56. Since I Lost You ~ Genesis
  57. Tell Me I Was Dreaming ~ Travis Tritt
  58. Ten Ft Tall ~ Pete Murray
  59. Cheap Trick ~ The Flame
  60. The Last Words You Said ~ Sarah Brightman
  61. They Can’t Take That Away from Me – Ella Fitzgerald
  62. Try Not To Breathe –  R.E.M.
  63. What Hurts the Most” – performed by Racal Flatts
  64. The Prayer – Celine Dion and Andrea Bocelli
  65. Who’d You Be Today – Kenny Chesney
  66. Wish You Were Here – Mark Wills
  67. Wishing You Were Somehow Here Again – The Phantom of the Oper
  68. You’ll Be In My Heart – Phil Collins
  69. You’re Gone – Diamond Rio
  70. Don’t Let The Sun Go Down On Me – Elton John
  71. Bye Bye – Mariah Carey
  72. Spirit in the Sky – Gareth Gates
  73. Time To Say Goodbye – Andrea Bocelli and Sarah Brightman
  74. Talking to my Angel – Melissa Etheridge
  75. Landslide – Fleetwood Mac
  76. Let it Be- The Beatles
  77. My Immortal – Evanescence
  78. Lullabye – Billy Joel
  79. Ave Maria – Perry Como
  80. I’ll be missing you – Puff Daddy ft. Faith Evans and 112
  81. I’ll Remember – Madonna
  82. Through the years – Kenny Rogers
  83. One Sweet Day – Mariah Carey and Boyz II Men
  84. My Last Breath – Evanescence
  85. You Can Close Your Eyes – James Taylor
  86. No One But You (Only The Good Die Young) – Queen
  87. I’ll See You Again – Frank Sinatra
  88. Time of Your Life – Green Day
  89. Seasons of Love – Performed by the cast of RENT
  90. Angles – Robbie Williams
  91. Love, Me – Collin Raye
  92. Little Willow – Paul McCartney