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What song(s) would you play at your funeral?

  1. Daniel J. Neumann profile image60
    Daniel J. Neumannposted 7 years ago

    What song(s) would you play at your funeral?

    For now, I'd play "The Great Gig in the Sky" by Pink Floyd, "the W.A.N.D.," by the Flaming Lips, and "All Along the Watchtower" by Jimi Hendrix.

  2. Nick B profile image81
    Nick Bposted 7 years ago

    You want three?

    Blimey.

    Okay.

    I'd have:

    Always with me Always with you (the 10 minute live version) Joe Satriani

    Stairway to heaven - Led Zeppelin

    Comfortably numb - Pink Floyd and woe betide anyone who stops it before the end of the final guitar solo...

  3. cherriebum profile image57
    cherriebumposted 7 years ago

    Tears in heaven by Eric Clapton

  4. thooghun profile image81
    thooghunposted 7 years ago

    Elgar's Nimrod (Enigma Variations)
    Samuel Barber's Adagio for strings

    or

    Brothers in arms - Dire straits.

    wink

  5. red_roses profile image69
    red_rosesposted 7 years ago

    Dead...
    by My Chemical Romance.
    *evil grin*

  6. MickS profile image72
    MickSposted 7 years ago

    Sultans of Swing - Dire Straits, the long version with all the words
    Stairway to Heaven - Led Zeppelin
    Jerusalem

  7. moncrieff profile image78
    moncrieffposted 7 years ago

    Seasons In The Sun by Terry Jacks
    Good Night by The Beatles
    'Til I Die by The Beach Boys
    Let It Be by The Beatles
    Decades by Joy Division

  8. wychic profile image89
    wychicposted 7 years ago

    Another One Bites the Dust is a tempting choice...however, I would like to stick to family tradition and go with bagpipes. Family funerals always include Amazing Grace and then a couple of favorites or those that describe the deceased, so for me it would also be Red River Valley and very possibly Paint Me Back Home in Wyoming. Luckily this family tradition has produced some very talented pipers.

  9. puebloman profile image59
    pueblomanposted 7 years ago

    I asked my Dad, whose ninety and a Christian, this question. He said "For all we know, we may never meet again" by Nat King Cole.
    Sounds a bit agnostic, doesn't he?

  10. wademcmaster profile image74
    wademcmasterposted 7 years ago

    I think Cyanide by Metallica would have my family a little confused....

  11. Emissionguy profile image81
    Emissionguyposted 7 years ago

    Weird Al - another one rides the bus.

  12. camlo profile image91
    camloposted 7 years ago

    Time to Say Goodbye by Andrea Boccelli and Sarah Brightman

    Spirit in the Sky by Norman Greenbaum

    Light My Fire by The Doors

  13. Dim Flaxenwick profile image79
    Dim Flaxenwickposted 7 years ago

    Bob Dylan...Ït ain´t dark yet, but it´s getting there.


    Free. .............. ´´Wishing Well´´


    Sarah Brightman. ..........  Time to say goodbye.

  14. pennyauctionviewe profile image77
    pennyauctionvieweposted 7 years ago

    THat is a great question. I would personally use "I did it my way" by Frank Sinatra.

  15. profile image48
    tedajaneposted 7 years ago

    "Dust in the Wind" by Kansas. My brother played this at his sons funeral last month. Nick was a young (15) classic rocker

  16. atlovesbm profile image75
    atlovesbmposted 6 years ago

    There is a light that never goes out- The Smiths! smile

    or Break up the family- Morrissey

  17. LonghornComedy profile image60
    LonghornComedyposted 6 years ago

    The Cowboy in Me....Tim McGraw
    Live Like You Were Dying ....Tim McGraw

  18. IntroduceCroatia profile image59
    IntroduceCroatiaposted 6 years ago

    Metallica's ''God that Failed'' Lol ;-))

  19. bell du jour profile image61
    bell du jourposted 6 years ago

    The Dance - by Garth Brooks
    The Power of love - by Frankie goes to hollywood

 
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