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Sentimental Songs for  Sentimental People 

#2: Death 

The second installment of Sentimental Songs for Sentimental  People tackles the theme of death. Listen to sentimental songs  about death by Kanye West and Paul McCartney, The Staple  Singers, Mike + The Mechanics, Prince, Chavela Vargas, Nina Simone, Michael Callen, The Shangri-Las, and more. Pop music scholar Dr.  Matt Jones makes a cameo appearance.

I’m not crying, you’re crying. 

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