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13 Lyrics That Made Us Cry In 2015

They say that music's supposed to heal ya, but we ain't done much healing.

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1. Adele, "Hello"

XL Recordings

"They say that time's supposed to heal ya
But I ain't don much healing
"

2. Demi Lovato, "Father"

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"I know you were a troubled man
I know you never got the chance
To be yourself, to be your best
I hope that heaven's given you
A second chance
"

3. Wiz Khalifa, "See You Again (ft. Charlie Puth)"

Miko Lim / Atlantic Records

"It's been a long day without you, my friend
And I'll tell you all about it when I see you again
We've come a long way from where we began
Oh, I'll tell you all about it when I see you again
"

4. Tobias Jesso Jr., "Without You"

James Marshall / Shore Fire Media

"I reach higher every day
But nothing changes
No, it all just stays the same
"

5. Björk, "Black Lake"

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"Family was always our sacred mutual mission
Which you abandoned
"

6. Sufjan Stevens, "Fourth Of July"

Asthmatic Kitty Records

"The hospital asked should the body be cast
Before I say goodbye, my star in the sky
Such a funny thought to wrap you up in cloth
Do you find it all right, my dragonfly?
"

7. Ashley Monroe, "The Blade"

Joseph Llanes / Warner Bros. Records

"I felt the razor against my heart
I thought we were both in all the way
But you caught it by the handle
And I caught it by the blade
"

8. Lady Gaga, "Til It Happens To You"

Interscope

"You tell me it gets better, it gets better in time
You say I'll pull myself together, pull it together, you'll be fine
Tell me, what the hell do you know? What do you know?
"

9. Gwen Stefani, "Used To Love You"

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"I don't know why I cry
But I think it's 'cause I remembered for the first time
Since I hated you
That I used to love you
"

10. Angel Haze, "Dark Places"

Dorian Caster / Melt Booking

"I feel like a wandering soul with no place in this world
I'm trying but having no luck
I don't have one soul I trust
I'm starting to feel like empty is safer than love
"

11. Selena Gomez, "Sober"

Interscope

"When the bottle's done you pull me closer
And you're saying all the things that you're supposed to
But you don't know how to love me when you're sober
"

12. Hamilton, "It's Quiet Uptown"

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"There are moments that the words don't reach
There is suffering too terrible to name
You hold your child as tight as you can
And push away the unimaginable
"

13. Eric Church, "Mixed Drinks About Feelings (ft. Susan Tedeschi)"

EMI Nashville

"Turn off the bedroom light
Put on a brave face and face the night
It's either get used to this dread
Or the cold spot in our bed
"