5 popular breakup songs through the years


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CEBU CITY, Philippines– Songs help us get through life in general.

The genres may vary but the message of the songs goes across the same way. This love month, let’s take a step back and go through some sad motions in our lives.

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Everyone has had breakups at some point, and music can help people cope with these painful moments. We’ll look at the art of breakup songs and how they can be used as a therapeutic soundtrack for broken hearts.

⁠” ⁠I Love You, Goodbye” by Celine Dion

“Wish I could be the one, the one who could give you love, The kind of love you need”

A powerful and soulful ballad that offers diverse perspectives of love and heartbreak. The song was released in the year 1992 and until now this song has touched the hearts of people.

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2.⁠ ⁠”The One That Got Away” by Katy Perry

“In another life, I would be your girl, we keep all our promises be us against the world”

This song feels like when you make a lifetime commitment to someone but cannot keep it, which is very painful.

3.⁠ “⁠Paubaya” by Moira Dela Torre

“Saan nagsimulang magbago ang lahat? Kailan no’ng ako’y ‘di na naging sapat?”

All listeners and fans of Moira were emotional the moment she released the music video. The connection of people brings different perspectives and heartbreak stories they have shared.

4.⁠ ⁠”Happier Than Ever” by Billie Eilish

“I don’t relate to you, no ‘Cause I’d never treat me this shitty you made me hate this city”

Listeners sharing this song has become a form of communal support as a shared language to offer empathy and advice.

5.⁠ ⁠”We Are Never Ever Getting Back Together” by Taylor Swift version

“We are never, ever, ever getting back together you go talk to your friends, talk to my friends, talk to me”

When your ex is trying to communicate with you but you are totally healed and have moved on so this time you’re singing this song to them.

Music soothes our souls no matter the situation, but on our sad days, music helps us get through the day. What sad song do you remember listening to when you were at the lowest point of your life?

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