The Weekly Top 5 Countdown: Death Songs


In sombre tones, The Weekly Top 5 Countdown continues this week vibing the impending movement of one season into it’s inevitable dissolution into a season of dormancy; the cold chill of winter’s sepulchre leads us to some deep songs about death. Thanks to Ben W. and Sue M. for their wise input on the matter; here is what Scott and I came up with otherwise…

#5

Tom Waits “Cold Cold ”

#4

Son House “Death Letter Blues”

#3

Beck “Farewell Ride”

#2

Vic Chesnutt “Flirted With You All My Life”

#1

Ralph Stanley “O Death”

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