17 Best Songs About Laura

By Nico Gonzalez

Songs about Laura can be about any kind of Laura. There are so many options! We could go with the classic folk song “The Water Is Wide,” made famous by Peter, Paul, and Mary. The song is about a young woman named Laura who drowns while crossing a river.


Laura Palmer –   Bastille

Bastille - Laura Palmer (Official Music Video)

This song is about the television character, Laura Palmer. She was a teenage murder victim that appeared in David Lynch’s cult-classic show Twin Peaks. The song is about how much the artist misses her and wishes she were alive again. Its lyrics describe the pain and grief felt by family and friends of Laura Palmer. Many people regard this as one of Bastille’s best songs.

Laura –   Bat for Lashes

Bat For Lashes - Laura

“Laura” is a song about not being able to get Laura out of the singer’s head. The singer contrasts their fantasy of Laura with actual events in her life, specifically an abortion that left her infertile. Its lyrics are written in the form of a letter to Laura. Some people regard this as Bat for Lashes’ best song. Many critics praised the song’s emotional power.

Theme of Laura –   Akira Yamaoka

Theme Of Laura (Akira Yamaoka) live

This song is about Laura Palmer, the murder victim who appears in Twin Peaks. The lyrics describe some of the feelings that her family and friends had following her death. The song is set to an eerie and atmospheric melody, which fits well with the dark and twisted themes of the show. Its lyrics were written by Akira Yamaoka, the composer of the music for the Silent Hill video game series.

Laura Laurent –   Bright Eyes

This song is about Laura Laurent, the main character in J.D. Salinger’s book The Catcher in the Rye. The lyrics are very poetic and use various metaphors to describe their love for her. Some critics praised its clever wordplay and ingenious rhyme schemes. Its lyrics were written by Bright Eyes’ lead singer, Conor Oberst. Some people regard this as one of Bright Eyes’ best songs.

Monody (feat. Laura Brehm) –   TheFatRat

TheFatRat - Monody (feat. Laura Brehm)

This song is about Laura Palmer, the teenage murder victim who appears in David Lynch’s cult-classic show Twin Peaks. It was also inspired by the video game  Silent Hill 3, which has a similar plot to that of Twin Peaks. Its lyrics describe some of the feelings that her family and friends had following her death. The song is set to an eerie and atmospheric melody, which fits well with the dark and twisted themes of the show. The song is very similar to Monody (feat. Lights)  by TheFatRat.

Laura Plays the Piano –   Akira Yamaoka

Akira Yamaoka - Laura Plays the Piano

This song is about Laura Palmer, the murder victim who appears in Twin Peaks. The lyrics are written from the perspective of her father, Leland Palmer. They describe how he felt when he found out about her death, and how he wishes he could have been there for her. The song is set to a gentle and melancholic melody, which reflects the sadness of the lyrics. Its lyrics were written by Akira Yamaoka, the composer of the music for the Silent Hill video game series.

Hey Laura –   Gregory Porter

Gregory Porter - Hey Laura (Official Music Video)

This song is about Laura Palmer, the teenage murder victim who appears in David Lynch’s cult-classic show Twin Peaks. The lyrics are written from the perspective of her best friend, Donna Hayward. They describe how she felt when she found out about her death, and how she wishes she could have been there for her. The song is set to a soulful and upbeat melody, which reflects the happiness of the lyrics. Its lyrics were written by Gregory Porter, an award-winning jazz singer.

Young Love (feat. Laura Marling) –   Mystery Jets

Mystery Jets - Young Love (feat. Laura Marling)

This song is about a young couple’s first love. The lyrics describe how the singer feels when he’s with her, and how he doesn’t want the relationship to end. The song is set to a gentle and romantic melody, which reflects the happiness of the lyrics. Its lyrics were written by Mystery Jets’ lead singer, Blaine Harrison. Many critics praised the song’s emotional power.

Goodnight Laura –   Spoon

Goodnight Laura - Spoon

This song is about Laura Palmer, the teenage murder victim who appears in David Lynch’s cult-classic show Twin Peaks. The lyrics are written from the perspective of her best friend, Donna Hayward. They describe how she felt when she found out about her death, and how she wishes she could have been there for her. The song is set to a slow and relaxed melody, which reflects the sadness of the lyrics. Its lyrics were written by Spoon’s lead singer, Britt Daniel.

Laura non c’è –   Nek

Nek - Laura non c'è (Official Video)

This song is about Laura Palmer, the murder victim who appears in Twin Peaks. The lyrics are written from the perspective of her best friend, Donna Hayward. They describe how she felt when she found out about her death, and how she wishes she could have been there for her. The title of the song means ‘Laura isn’t here’ in Italian. The song is set to a sad and melancholic melody, which reflects the sadness of the lyrics. Its lyrics were written by Nek, an Italian singer-songwriter.

Laura No Està –   Nek

Nek - Laura no està (Official Video)

This song is about Laura Palmer, the teenage murder victim who appears in Twin Peaks. The lyrics are written from the perspective of her best friend, Donna Hayward. They describe how she felt when she found out about her death, and how she wishes she could have been there for her. The title of the song means ‘Laura isn’t here’ in Spanish. The song is set to a sad and melancholic melody, which reflects the sadness of the lyrics. Its lyrics were written by Nek, an Italian singer-songwriter.

A Part of Me (feat. Laura Whiteside) –   Neck Deep

Neck Deep - A Part of Me (Ft. Laura Whiteside) Official Music Video

This song is about the impact that Laura Palmer had on people’s lives, even after her death. The lyrics refer to how she changed their lives forever, and that they could never be the same again. The song is set to an anthemic rock melody, which reflects the power of the lyrics. Its lyrics were written by Neck Deep’s lead singer, Ben Barlow. Many critics praised the song’s beautiful and depressing tone.

Party in a Forest (Where’s Laura?) –   The Wombats

The Wombats- Party in a Forest (Where's Laura?)

This song is about laura, the teenage murder victim who appears in Twin Peaks. The lyrics are written from the perspective of Donna Hayward, her best friend. They describe what she’s like at parties, and how she would often disappear for hours at a time before returning home without an explanation. The song uses profanity, which is unusual for a song about Laura Palmer. The song is set to a fast and energetic melody, which reflects the fun of the lyrics. Its lyrics were written by The Wombats’ lead singer, Matthew Murphy.

Laura’s Theme –   Craig Armstrong

Craig Armstrong | Laura's Theme (Official Audio)

This song is the theme for Laura Palmer, the teenage murder victim who appears in David Lynch’s cult-classic show Twin Peaks. The lyrics are not about her directly, but they describe the feelings and emotions that she represents. The song is set to a sad and melancholic melody, which reflects the sadness of the lyrics. Its lyrics were written by Craig Armstrong, an American singer-songwriter and composer.

Tell Laura I Love Her –   Ray Peterson

Ray Peterson - Tell Laura I Love Her (RCA 1960)

This song is about a man who is in love with Laura Palmer, the teenage murder victim who appears in David Lynch’s cult-classic show Twin Peaks. The lyrics are written from the perspective of a teenager, and they describe his life at high school and how he wants to tell her that he loves her. The lyrics include some profanity, which is unusual for a song about Laura Palmer. The song is set to a romantic pop melody, which reflects the feelings of the lyrics. Its lyrics were written by Ray Peterson, an American singer-songwriter and guitarist.

Young Love (featuring Laura Marling) –   Mystery Jets

" young love " mystery jets x Laura Marling

This song is about a young man who is struggling with his feelings for Laura Palmer, the teenage murder victim who appears in David Lynch’s cult-classic show Twin Peaks. The lyrics are written from the perspective of a teenager, and they describe how he feels about her. The lyrics speak candidly about sex, which is unusual for a song about Laura Palmer. The song is set to a sad and melancholic melody, which reflects the sadness of the lyrics. Its lyrics were written by Mystery Jets’ lead singer, Blaine Harrison. It was cowritten with Laura Marling, an English folk musician and songwriter.

Dreams (Feat. Laura Brehm) –   Rogue

Rogue ft. Laura Brehm - Dreams

This song is about a man who is in love with Laura Palmer, the teenage murder victim who appears in David Lynch’s cult-classic show Twin Peaks. The lyrics are written from the perspective of a teenager, and they describe how he dreams about her. The lyrics include some profanity, which is unusual for a song about Laura Palmer. The song is set to an ambient, futuristic melody, which reflects the dreamlike quality of the lyrics. Its lyrics were written by Rogue, a Swedish DJ and record producer. The song was cowritten with Laura Brehm, an American singer-songwriter and recording artist.