8 Songs guaranteed to make you cry

"Come Back to Earth" by Mac Miller

Mac Miller s 2018 track touches on his struggles with stress and depression, expressing a longing to return to his true self amidst life's challenges.

"One Sweet Day" by Mariah Carey and Boyz II Men

A timeless classic about grieving the loss of a loved one, "One Sweet Day" reflects on the regret of taking life for granted and the wish for more time with those who have passed.

"Imagine Me" by Kirk Franklin

This 2005 song by Kirk Franklin promotes self-love and healing, encouraging listeners to let go of past hurts and insecurities while embracing their true selves with confidence.

"Someone Like You" by Adele

Adele s powerful ballad recounts the pain of seeing an ex-lover move on, while she holds on to the hope of rekindling their past relationship.

"Stole" by Kelly Rowland

Kelly Rowland s 2002 track addresses the tragic impact of bullying, depression, gun violence, and suicide on young lives, portraying various scenarios of lives cut short.

"Hurt" by Christina Aguilera

In this emotional ballad from 2006, Christina Aguilera sings about the sorrow of losing a loved one and the regret of their last interaction ending on bad terms.

"Dance With My Father" by Luther Vandross

This 2003 song reflects on Vandross nostalgic memories of his childhood and the deep yearning for one more moment with his late father.

"Yesterday" by The Beatles

The Beatles 1965 hit delves into the pain of a broken relationship and the desire to return to happier times, capturing the essence of regret and longing.