15 Best Songs about Missing Someone

Missing Someone or longing for someone you love can be most difficult for human emotions. No matter what you are doing or where you’re going, that person constantly follows your thoughts and be on your mind. Whether it can be a long-distance love or losing that person can be a heavy load for your mind.

Music is the best calmness for the soul. Surly music can overcome that situation. Nothing quite soothes the soul of a human being like music can.

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Driving a car or allowing a pillow to absorb your tears and listening to lyrics of the emotional song relates to the situation of missing someone. Music can hold the power of being best or worst. If you are facing this situation and missing someone you love, then try these songs for relief.

We have a list of songs about missing someone.

1:  Lay me down ­–Sam Smith, John Legend:-

Lyrics: “No words can explain the way I’m missing you

Deny this emptiness, this hole that I’m inside.”

This song explains the situation of a lover is missing his love, who has gone. He is total without words and feeling like an empty hole that is full of darkness. Lyrics trying to relate the inner situation of the lover with a dark open hole.

2: From Where You Are – Lifehouse:-

Lyrics: “I miss the years that were erased

I miss the way the sunshine would light up your face

I miss all the little things

I never thought that they’d mean everything to me.”

This song explains the time two lovers spent together, and now he is missing the way they lived over there. Even so, he is missing all little things and her lightening face. Now, they are separated, and those all little moments become everything for them.

3: Miss you like crazy by Natalie Cole:-

Lyrics: “No matter what I say or do

There is just no getting over you.”

This song’s lyrics sharing that two lovers have broken up, but he is not giving up on the situation because he loves most. He apologizes for his words and deeds but wants her back.

4: Baby, I’ve been missing you by The Independents:-

Lyrics: “I love you so much

How would I ever do?

Without your loving touch.”

Lyrics elaborate on the longing love. He is deadly, loves her, and feels nothing without her. Meanwhile, he feels uncomfortable and worried that how he will live without her touch is a relief for his soul.

5: I Miss You – blink-182:-

Lyrics: “Like indecision to call you

And hear your voice of treason

Will, you come home and stop this pain tonight.”

These lines of the song focusing on the hesitation of the lover who wants his love back home. But he is aware of the revolt of his passion. Whereas he is requesting her to come back and love her, which will be the source of his relief from the pain he is suffering for the last lonely days.

6: Need You Now (Acoustic) – Dean Lewis:-

Lyrics: “Cold light wakes me in the morning

Your side is empty, and I was calling out to you

I was calling out to you.”

In the morning, he woke up and there is cold outside, and he loves this weather and used to spend it with his love. But, today, he took his side, and it is empty. She is not here to celebrate that weather with her lover. Undoubtedly, he is just calling her loud to have her and wants to enjoy this scenery.

7: Home – Michael Bublé:-

Lyrics: “Let me go home

I’ve had my run

Baby, I’m done

I gotta go home.”

The man is out of his home because of work but knows he is missing his wife, waiting at home. He has tired running after money. He has done with his work, and now he wants to back home just in one step because of impatience.

8: Missing you by Diana Ross:-

Lyrics: “All those dreams we shared

Where did you run to, boy?”

All the dreams of staying together need fulfillment. She is claiming to the boy that he is not here now when she needs her the most. She is asking herself because he is not exactly in front of her to listen to her.

Nothing compares to you by Sinead O’Connor:-

Lyrics: “I could put my arms around every boy I see

But they’d only remind me of you.”

Lyrics show that the girl chooses the number of boys for her comfort after her lover, but no one soothed for her. Even everyone makes her uncomfortable, and she misses her boyfriend so much.

Better Together by Jack Johnson:-

Lyrics: “I’ll tell you one thing

It’s always better when we’re together.”

In these lines, the lover remembering the last days they spent together and thinking that days were the best days for both of them. He wants to tell his girl that their loving days were better in all ways.

I Don’t Want To Miss A Thing – Aerosmith:-

Lyrics: “I don’t want to miss one smile

I don’t want to miss one kiss

Well, I want to be with you

Right here with you, just like this.”

Boys do not want to miss their last days which they spent together and kiss each other. But he wants her precisely in his place this time.

The Fear You Won’t Fall – Joshua Radin & Priscilla Ahn:-

Lyrics: “And I miss you more than I should

Then I thought I could

I can’t get my mind off of you.”

Lyrics saying he is missing her lady more than everything. She is constantly in his mind and could not take off his mind from her thoughts.

Come Home – OneRepublic:-

Lyrics: “Come home

Because I’ve been waiting for you

For so long.”

In these lyrics, a wife wishing her husband to come back home because she is waiting and missing her partner for so long.

I don’t want to miss a thing by Aerosmith:-

Lyrics: “I don’t wanna fall asleep

‘Cause I’d miss you, baby.”

In brief, he is missing her so much and does not want to sleep over there without his lady. Usually, he is missing his lady and does not feel comfortable.

Yesterday by The Beatles:-

Lyrics: “Why she had to go, I don’t know, she wouldn’t say

I said something wrong; now I long for yesterday.”

These lines elaborate that he has said something harsh to her, and she has gone. Now, he is missing her and thinking would not go.


We all know that loneliness causes diseases and depression. When someone lost their closest person, they feel like everything is lost. But these songs can help you to soothe your soul. You can overcome your situation by listening to these songs in your car or sitting in a park or somewhere.

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