Best modern pop songs for funerals

The best chart classics and modern hits for funerals, as chosen by our clients.

Traditional hymns and classical music might be right for some, but many people choose to remember their loved one with favourite pop tracks instead. Here are some of the best classic and modern pop songs for funerals that we have sung in the past for our clients. 

Bridge Over Troubled Water

Simon and Garfunkel

Bright Eyes

Simon and Garfunkel

Bring Me Sunshine

Morcambe and Wise

Can’t Help Falling in Love With You

Elvis Presley

Candle in the Wind

Elton John

Dance With My Father 

Luther Vandross


The Kinks

Everything's Not Lost


Fields of Gold

Sting/Eva Cassidy

Fix You



Leonard Cohen

Here Comes The Sun

The Beatles

Hey Jude

The Beatles

How Long Will I Love You

Ellie Goulding

I Believe

Robson and Jerome (and various)

I Will Always Love You

Dolly Parton/Whitney Houston

Jealous of the Angels

Donna Taggart

Let It Be

The Beatles

Lift Me Up

Rihanna (From Black Panther: Wakanda Forever)


Billy Joel

Make You Feel My Love

Bob Dylan/Adele

Nothing Compares 2U

Sinead O’Connor

Order and Chaos

Lady Maisery

Keep Me In Your Heart

Warren Zevon

The River

Laura Marling


Fleetwood Mac/Eva Cassidy

Supermarket Flowers

Ed Sheeran

Way Over Yonder

Carole King

Wind Beneath My Wings

Bette Midler

For more help with choosing songs for a funeral, visit our Articles page.

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