20 Best Songs About Old Love

By Nico Gonzalez

You should listen to each of these 20 best songs about old love. Each song tells an amazing story about past love and heartbreak. You will hear different genres like pop, rock, hip-hop, and country as you read through this list.

i think it’s cool that you chose those types of music… I feel those are the ones most people listen to. So please, turn up your speakers, sit back and enjoy these 20 best songs about old love.


The Scientist – Coldplay

Coldplay - The Scientist (Official Video)

“The Scientist” is a song by the British alternative rock band Coldplay. It was written by all the members of the band for their second album, A Rush of Blood to the Head (2002). The song is about a relationship that is breaking down. Lead singer Chris Martin wrote the lyrics after witnessing his then-girlfriend Gwyneth Paltrow walk out of his life.

It’s lyrics is all bout how a relationship can gradually fall apart. It was written by Chris Martin after he saw his then-girlfriend Gwyneth Paltrow walk away from him.

Love of My Life – Queen

Queen - Love of my life (w/ lyrics)

“Love of My Life” is a love song by the British Rock band Queen. It was written by Freddie Mercury for their 1975 album A Night at the Opera. This song talks about how his love has impacted him, and how he can’t live without her. It’s one of their most well known songs because it’s so catchy.

It was written by Freddie Mercury for Queen’s 1975 album A Night at the Opera. The song is about how his love has impacted him, and how he can’t live without her.

Wake Me Up When September Ends – Greenday

Green Day - Wake Me Up When September Ends [Official Music Video]

“Wake Me Up When September Ends” is a song by the American punk rock band Greenday. Billie Joe Armstrong wrote this song as a tribute to his father, who died from cancer in September 1982, when he was ten years old. The lyrics are pretty sad but it’s a great song!

I think I’m going to cry now. Anyway, the song is about Billie Joe Armstrong’s father who died from cancer in September 1982 when he was ten years old.

We Don’t Talk Anymore – Charlie Puth

Charlie Puth - We Don't Talk Anymore (Lyrics) feat. Selena Gomez

“We Don’t Talk Anymore” is a song by American singer Charlie Puth. It was released on December 29, 2016 as the second single from his second studio album “Nine Track Mind” (2016). This song has really catchy lyrics and it’s definitely one of my favorites. You’ll love it too!

The lyrics are about how a couple used to talk all the time, but now they don’t anymore. Charlie Puth said in an interview that the song is about his ex-girlfriend Selena Gomez.

Together Again – Buck Owens

Buck Owens Together Again

“Together Again” is a song by American country music singer Buck Owens. It was released in 1957 as the first single and title track from his album Together Again. The song was written by Owens and his bassist Don Rich. “Together Again” was one of the first songs to use electric instruments in country music.

The song is about how a couple is getting back together after breaking up. It was written by Buck Owens and his bassist, Don Rich. Together Again was one of the first songs to use electric instruments in country music.

Old Flame – Arcade Fire

Arcade Fire - Old Flame

“Old Flame” is a song by the indie rock band Arcade Fire. The song was written and produced by Win Butler and Josh Deu, with additional production from longtime collaborator Markus Dravs. I don’t really like this song but maybe you’ll enjoy it more than me!

This songs lyrics are all about how a relationship has to end. All of Arcade Fire’s album names are made up of two words, with one word beginning with the letter “a” and the other starting with the next letter in the alphabet. This band has an interesting style!

Still Into You – Paramore

Paramore: Still Into You [OFFICIAL VIDEO]

“Still Into You” is a song by the American rock band Paramore. It was released on March 2013 as the fourth single from their third album, “Paramore”. The lyrics are all about how even though the spark of love has gone away, you still like spending time with that person.

This songs lyrics talk about how even after the spark of love has gone away, you still like spending time with that person. It was written by Paramore’s frontwoman Hayley Williams and guitarist Taylor York.

Always on My Mind – Willie Nelson

Willie Nelson - Always On My Mind (Official Video)

“Always on My Mind” is a country song by Willie Nelson. It was released in 1982 and it reached number one on the Billboard Hot Country Singles chart that year, and then again in 2007 when it was covered by Pet Shop Boys. The song’s lyrics are all about how the singer never stops thinking about someone who has left him.

This song was written by Willie Nelson and it reached number one on the Billboard Hot Country Singles chart in 1982. The song is about how the singer never stops thinking about someone who has left him.

Stuck on You – Lionel Richie

“Stuck on You” is a song originally recorded by American singer-songwriter Lionel Richie in 1981. It was written and produced by Richie and his then-wife, Brenda Harvey Richie. The lyrics are all about how someone’s love for another person can never be broken, no matter what happens.

This songs lyrics talk about how the singer’s love for their partner can never be broken, no matter what happens. “Stuck on You” was originally recorded by Lionel Richie in 1981. It would later feature in the film Forrest Gump when it became a number one hit in America.

Austin – Blake Shelton

Blake Shelton - Austin (Official Music Video)

“Austin” is a song by American country music artist Blake Shelton. It was released in November 2009 as the first single from his fifth studio album, “Startin’ Fires”. The lyrics are all about how the singer misses spending time with someone they used to love.

This songs lyrics talk about how the singer misses spending time with someone they used to love. The song was written by Blake Shelton and his then-wife, Miranda Lambert. It peaked at number two on the country airplay chart and reached number one on the Billboard Hot Country Songs chart in May 2010.

Reunited – Peaches & Herb

“Reunited” is a 1978 soul song written by Peaches & Herb. The lyrics are all about how the singer is so happy that they have been reunited with the person they love.

This song was written by Peaches & Herb and it was released in 1978. The lyrics are all about how the singer is so happy that they have been reunited with the person they love. It reached number one on the Billboard Hot 100, R&B and disco charts in March of that year.

Lets Just Fall In Love Again – Jason Castro

Jason Castro - Let's Just Fall In Love Again (Official Video)

“Lets Just Fall In Love Again” is a song by American Idol contestant Jason Castro. It was released in 2009 as the second single from his debut album, “Who I Am”. The lyrics are all about how the singer doesn’t want to give up on their relationship just yet, and that they think it can be fixed.

This song’s lyrics talk about how the singer doesn’t want to give up on their relationship just yet, and that they think it can be fixed. Jason Castro wrote this song for his wife when he was at a low point in their marriage. The song is about how people just need to open themselves up if they love another person.

I Want You Back – Jackson 5

I Want You Back - The Jackson 5

“I Want You Back” is a 1969 soul song written by Motown producers/songwriters the Holland-Dozier-Holland team. The lyrics are all about how the singer misses the person they used to love, and how they want them back in their life.

This song was written by Motown producers/songwriters the Holland-Dozier-Holland team and it was released in 1969. The lyrics are all about how the singer misses the person they used to love, and how they want them back in their life. The song reached number one on the Billboard Hot 100 in January 1970.

I Can’t Help Myself – Four Tops

I Can't Help Myself (Sugar Pie, Honey Bunch)

“I Can’t Help Myself (Sugar Pie, Honey Bunch)” is a 1965 Motown song written by the Holland-Dozier-Holland team that was originally recorded by The Four Tops. The lyrics are all about how the singer loves someone so deeply that they just can’t help but think about them all of the time.

This song was written by the Holland-Dozier-Holland team and it was originally recorded by The Four Tops in 1965. The lyrics are all about how the singer loves someone so deeply that they just can’t help but think about them all of the time. The song reached number one on the Billboard Hot 100 in June 1965.

Un-Break My Heart – Toni Braxton

Toni Braxton - Un-Break My Heart (Official HD Video)

“Un-Break My Heart” is a 1996 pop song by Toni Braxton. The lyrics are all about how the singer wants their ex-partner to come back to them, and how much they miss them.

This song was written by Diane Warren and it was released in 1996. The lyrics are all about how the singer wants their ex-partner to come back to them, and how much they miss them. The song peaked at number one in the U.S., Australia, Canada, Ireland and New Zealand. It reached number six on the UK Singles Chart.

It’’s Not Over – Daughtry

Daughtry - It's Not Over (Official Music Video)

“It’s Not Over” is a 2007 rock song by American band Daughtry. The lyrics are about how the singer knows that their relationship with someone is over, but they still love them so much and can’t let go.

This song was written by Chris Daughtry and it was released in 2007. The lyrics are all about how the singer knows that their relationship with someone is over, but they still love them so much and can’t let go. The song reached number two on the Billboard Hot 100 for five consecutive weeks.

She’s Got You – LeAnn Rimes

Leann Rimes - "Shes Got You"

“I Got You” was written by American country music singer LeAnn Rimes and it was released in 1998 as the second single from her album, “Blue”. The lyrics are all about how the singer wants to be with the person they love, and how they would do anything for them.

This song was written by American country music singer LeAnn Rimes and it was released in 1998 as the second single from her album, “Blue”. The lyrics are all about how the singer wants to be with the person they love, and how they would do anything for them. The song reached number one on the Billboard Hot Country Singles & Tracks chart.

I Will Always Love You – Whitney Houston

Whitney Houston - I Will Always Love You (Official 4K Video)

“I Will Always Love You” is a 1992 pop song by Whitney Houston. The lyrics are all about how the singer will always love the person they are singing to, no matter what happens.

This song was written by Dolly Parton and it was originally recorded by Whitney Houston in 1992. The lyrics are all about how the singer will always love the person they are singing to, no matter what happens. The song reached number one on the Billboard Hot 100 in the U.S. for a record-breaking 14 weeks.

I Want It That Way – Backstreet Boys

Backstreet Boys - I Want It That Way (Official HD Video)

“I Want It That Way” is an 1999 pop song by American boy band the Backstreet Boys. The lyrics are all about how the singer wants to be with their love, but they know that the relationship can’t work because the two of them want different things.

This song was written by Max Martin and it was released in 1999. The lyrics are all about how the singer wants to be with their love, but they know that the relationship can’t work because the two of them want different things. The song reached number one in the U.S., Australia, Austria, Belgium, Canada, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Japan, Malaysia, the Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Portugal, Singapore and Spain.

End of the Road – Boyz II Men

Boyz II Men - End Of The Road

“End of the Road” is a 1992 soul song by American R&B group Boyz II Men. The lyrics are all about how the singer knows that the relationship with the person they love is over, and how sad and lonely they feel without them.

This song was written by Babyface and it was released in 1992. The lyrics are all about how the singer knows that the relationship with the person they love is over, and how sad and lonely they feel without them. The song reached number one on the Billboard Hot 100 for 13 weeks, which is the longest streak in history. It also reached number one in the United Kingdom.

I hope you have enjoyed reading about these 20 best songs about old love. As you can see, these songs are all about how the singer feels when their relationship is coming to an end. Whether the lyrics are sad or happy, these songs will always make you feel nostalgic for old loves. Thanks for reading!