22 Music Videos That Made People Realize How Dark A Song Was

    Bonus points if it's in black and white.

    Recently we asked members of the BuzzFeed Community which music video was SUPER dark or made them realize how dark a song was. Here are some of the best responses!

    Warning: Many of these responses contain mentions of suicide, drug use, domestic violence, and other violence.

    1. "You're Beautiful" by James Blunt

    a man sitting cross-legged on ice with his shoes and belongings in a line in front of him

    2. "Take Me to Church" by Hozier

    two men kissing, then one of them being dragged away by masked figures and a house being set on fire

    3. "Everytime" by Britney Spears

    Britney being carried away in a stretcher while paparazzi watches

    4. "Runaway Train" by Soul Asylum

    a picture of a girl with a dog then the words "Martha Wes Dunn, missing since 1990"

    5. "The Greatest" by Sia

    Maddie Ziegler with rainbow tears makeup and then all the dancers collapsed on the floor in a warehouse

    6. "Happier" by Marshmello feat. Bastille

    a little girl with a puppy and then a teenager hugging her dad next to her sick dog

    7. "Breezeblocks" by Alt-J

    a man finds a woman with tape over her mouth and then fights over a cinderblock with another woman

    8. "The A Team" by Ed Sheeran

    a woman looks over her friend, who's overdosed

    9. "Show Me the Meaning of Being Lonely" by the Backstreet Boys

    doctors rush into a hospital room and Kevin singing with a photo of his father in the background

    10. "Fuckin’ Perfect" by Pink

    teenager snorting cocaine in school bathroom

    11. "Zombie" by the Cranberries

    soldiers walk on a street and then a kid with a gun is on the ground

    12. "We Found Love" by Rihanna

    someone pours pills in their hand and then Rihanna and a man fight in a car

    13. "Cherry Wine" by Hozier

    Saoirse Ronan covering up a black eye

    14. "The Scientist" by Coldplay

    a man sits in a car with a broken windshield while someone has been ejected out

    15. "Everybody’s Fool" by Evanescence

    16. "Like You’ll Never See Me Again" by Alicia Keys

    girlfriend over her boyfriend's body in the hospital

    17. "What Hurts the Most" by Rascal Flatts (originally sung by Mark Wills)

    A girl screams at her dad, saying "You did this! You made him leave! I hate it! Say it! Say you hate him"

    18. All I Want to Do Is Make Love to You” by Heart

    woman touching a man's chest outside a motel room, and then the same person with a toddler in her arms

    19. "Never Again" by Kelly Clarkson

    Kelly singing behind a man as he looks in an airport mirror

    20. "Waterfalls" by TLC

    a ghost woman runs screaming to her son, who has been shot and is on the ground

    21. Stephen” by Kesha

    Kesha leans next to a man who is tied up and duct taped

    22. And finally, “Legends” by Kelsea Ballerini

    A car is turned over on the street with accident flares around it

    Can you think of any more? Let me know in the comments!

    Note: Some submissions have been edited for length and/or clarity.