Are your emotions ready? We are going in deep and counting down the 10 most heart-wrenching music videos ever. We’re not crying, YOU’RE CRYING.
10. FALL OUT BOY – ‘WHAT A CATCH, DONNIE’
The story of one man and his seagull that will leaving you feeling ecstatic and dejected in equal measure by the final crescendo.
09. MOVEMENTS – ‘DEADLY DULL’
The band worked alongside the Alzeimer’s Society to create this heart-stopping snapshot of what it’s like watching someone you love slowly being consumed by the disease.
08. SLIPKNOT – ‘SNUFF’
Saying goodbye to someone you love is one of the hardest things you have to do in this life, yet Slipknot managed to paint it in a new and exceptionally affecting light with ‘Snuff’.
07. FIVE FINGER DEATH PUNCH – ‘WRONG SIDE OF HEAVEN’
An all too real look into the treatment of veterans all around the world, and one that lingers on the mind long after it has finished.
06. SIMPLE PLAN – ‘UNTITLED’
The impact of one person’s actions are depicted in a very destructive and very gut busting manner in this classic slice of sadness from the Simple Plan boys.
05. MAYDAY PARADE – ‘STAY’
Mayday Parade are responsible for some absolutely heartbreaking moments, but the video for ‘Stay’ really takes the biscuit due to its depiction of the sheer unpredictability and unapologetic nature of death.
04. LINKIN PARK – ‘ONE MORE LIGHT’
Released just months after the passing of Chester Bennington, the beauty of this song and the sentimentality of this video gets stronger and stronger the more you watch it.
03. GREEN DAY – ‘WAKE ME UP WHEN SEPTEMBER ENDS’
Packed with more heartwrenching emotion than most Hollywood blockbusters, Green Day managed to make the lump in our throat the size of an apple with this epic.
02. MY CHEMICAL ROMANCE – ‘THE GHOST OF YOU’
Watching Gerard scream while his brother dies before his eyes never gets any easier does it?
01. GRAYSCALE – ‘FOREVER YOURS’
The way that this video for this beautiful song shifts from beautifully heartfelt to utterly devestating in the blink of an eye is enough to take your breath away. It doesn’t get much sadder than this.