If you knew you only had a few minutes to live, what song would you want to hear as you passed on?



  • midlomel1971
    midlomel1971 Posts: 1,281 Member
    edited March 2019
    "Any Other Name" from the American Beauty score. This is the Thomas Newman piece that's playing in the last scene after he gets killed and Lester is reflecting on his life: " I can't feel anything but gratitude for every single moment of my stupid little life"

    A close second would be the main theme from the movie "Indecent Proposal"...one of John Barry's finest.

    I've obviously thought of this a lot.
  • bobshuckleberry
    bobshuckleberry Posts: 281 Member
    The Dance, Garth Brooks
  • RubyDarling
    RubyDarling Posts: 171 Member
    Naive Melody - Talking Heads.
  • midlomel1971
    midlomel1971 Posts: 1,281 Member
    Wait! I have another deathbed fantasy and that's when Ruth dies in Fried Green Tomatoes and Idgie tells her a story as she passes away. And then someone says, "Miss MidloMel was a lady....and a lady always knows when to leave."
    OMG, please let it be just like that!
  • Rocknut53
    Rocknut53 Posts: 1,795 Member
    Ripple, Dust in the Wind, Stairway to Heaven, Knockin on Heaven's Door, Wildflowers (I think that's the name of that Tom Petty song)
  • solieco1
    solieco1 Posts: 1,559 Member
    Let it Be
  • go_cubs
    go_cubs Posts: 1,183 Member
    Gwen stefani- bananas
  • FeelinFooFoo
    FeelinFooFoo Posts: 4,738 Member
    iMago wrote: »
    serious answer: probably "La Perle da Tahiti" by Dark Rooms

    funny answer:

    I love this!! 🤣
  • FeelinFooFoo
    FeelinFooFoo Posts: 4,738 Member
    I can see clearly now by Jimmy Cliff
  • ythannah
    ythannah Posts: 4,187 Member
    Paranoid by Black Sabbath
  • deputy_randolph
    deputy_randolph Posts: 941 Member
    Master of Puppets
  • dsboohead
    dsboohead Posts: 1,900 Member
    If I could save time in a bottle by Jim Croce
  • branflakes1980
    branflakes1980 Posts: 2,516 Member
    denny_mac wrote: »
    I'd want to hear my children telling me that I made a positive difference in their lives.

    This... and also this thread makes me incredibly sad...
  • My sons voice
  • Reckoner67
    Reckoner67 Posts: 3,344 Member
    The Odyssey by Symohony X, all 24 minutes of it.
    “Home, I’m finally home”
  • fFinfan66
    fFinfan66 Posts: 50 Member
    Pat Travers,Bom- Bom Out go the lights.Also living in the day of an eagle,can’t remember the group.