Pop/Rock Music for a Funeral Service

Popular Selections for Funeral Songs

Note: When available, links are provided to listen to and download digital versions of suggested songs (in MP3 format) from Amazon.com. The typical price per download is $.99 to $1.29.

Many singers have become icons. As a consequence it is fitting to express a particular generation with one of their hits. Here are a few to consider.


Rock & Roll Selections for Funeral Music

Rock and roll selections have grown in appeal, especially since the film,
The Big Chill, used the high-energy Rolling Stones hit You Can’t
Always Get What you Want
. Rock introduces a break from the standard
slow, melancholy songs, often having more to do with the deceased’s personality
than grieving over their death.