I. R&B Songs About A relationship falling apart
1. We’re Not Making Love No More by — Dru Hill. DruHillVEVO on YouTube
Artist: — Dru Hill. DruHillVEVO on YouTube
The song is about a couple who is no longer intimate with each other and the struggles that come with that.
2. Ex-Factor by Lauryn Hill
Artist: Lauryn Hill
Album: The Miseducation of Lauryn Hill
The song is about a failed relationship and the singer’s regrets.
3. Not Gon’ Cry by Mary J. Blige
Artist: Mary J. Blige
Album: Waiting to Exhale
The song is about a woman who is trying to move on from a failed relationship. She is trying to be strong, but she can’t help but cry when she thinks about her ex.
4. Creep by — TLC
Artist: — TLC
The song is about a woman who is in a relationship with a man who is not good for her. She knows he is not good for her, but she cannot help but be attracted to him. She is trying to figure out why she is drawn to him, even though she knows he is not good for her.
5. Movin’ On by Mýa
The song is about a woman who is moving on from a past relationship. She is ready to start anew and is not looking back. She is confident and knows what she wants.
6. Tyrone by — Erykah Badu
Artist: — Erykah Badu
The song is about a man named Tyrone who is abusive to his partner. Badu sings from the perspective of the partner, who is tired of being mistreated. She expresses her frustration with Tyrone, who is always taking her for granted. Despite her frustration, she still loves him and wants him to change his ways.
7. It’s Not Right, But It’s Okay by Whitney Houston
Artist: Whitney Houston
Album: My Love Is Your Love
The song is about a woman who has been cheated on by her man, but she is okay with it. She knows that he is not happy in the relationship and she is not going to force him to stay. She is going to let him go and move on with her life.
8. I Don’t Ever Want To See You Again by Uncle Sam
Artist: Uncle Sam
Album: Uncle Sam
The song is about a man who is telling his ex-lover that he never wants to see her again. He is tired of the pain and heartache that she has caused him. He is done with her lies and cheating. He wants nothing to do with her and he hopes that she never tries to contact him again.
II. Rap Songs About A relationship falling apart
1. IFHY by Tyler, the Creator
Artist: Tyler, the Creator
“IFHY” is a song by American rapper Tyler, the Creator. It was released on April 2, 2013, as the fifth single from his second studio album, Wolf (2013). The song features production from Tyler himself and is built around a sample of “Merry Go Round” by American R&B singer Teena Marie. “IFHY” peaked at number 90 on the US Billboard Hot 100.
2. Heartless by (2008) Video via YouTube
Artist: (2008) Video via YouTube
The song is about a heartless person who doesn’t care about anyone but themselves. They are cold and calculating and only care about themselves. They are also very successful in everything they do.
3. Heartbeat by (2011) Video via YouTube
Artist: (2011) Video via YouTube
The song is about a young couple in love and the joy they feel when they are together. The beat is fast and upbeat, and the lyrics are full of happiness and love.
4. Marvin’s Room by Drake
Album: Take Care
The song is about a person who is drunk and trying to call an ex-lover. The person is struggling to remember the ex’s phone number, and eventually gives up and falls asleep.
5. So Sick by Ne-Yo
Album: Todd Smith
The song is about a guy who is sick of love songs because they remind him of his ex-girlfriend. He is trying to move on, but every love song he hears reminds him of her and makes him feel sick.
6. Nothing Lasts Forever by J. Cole
Artist: J. Cole
Album: Cole World: The Sideline Story
The song is about how nothing in life lasts forever and how we should enjoy the moment while we can. J. Cole talks about how he used to dream about being rich and famous, but now that he is, he realizes that it’s not all it’s cracked up to be. He also talks about how love and relationships don’t last forever, and how we should cherish the time we have with our loved ones.
7. Song Cry by Jay-Z
Album: The Blueprint
The song is about a man who is in a relationship with a woman who is not faithful to him. He is trying to hold on to the relationship, but he knows that it is not going to last.
8. Undying Love by Nas
Album: I Am…
The song is about Nas’ love for his daughter, and how no matter what she does, he will always love her.
III. Pop Songs About A relationship falling apart
1. I’m Moving On by Rascal Flatts
Artist: Rascal Flatts
Album: Totally Country Vol. 2
The song is about a person who is moving on from a past relationship. They are ready to start a new chapter in their life and are not looking back.
2. Since U Been Gone by Kelly Clarkson
Artist: Kelly Clarkson
The song is about a woman who is relieved and happy after her boyfriend breaks up with her. She is now free to do what she wants and does not have to put up with his bad behavior anymore.
3. Someone Like You by Adele
4. Scared to be Lonely by Martin Garrix, Dua Lipa
Artist: Martin Garrix, Dua Lipa
Album: The Martin Garrix Collection
5. Somebody That I Used to Know by Gotye
Album: Making Mirrors
‘Somebody That I Used to Know’ is a song by Gotye about a failed relationship. The song is told from the perspective of the man, who is looking back on the woman he used to know. He reflects on how things have changed between them, and how he no longer knows her.
6. Too Good at Goodbyes by Sam Smith
Artist: Sam Smith
Album: The Thrill of It All
The song is about a person who is too good at goodbyes because they have been hurt so many times in relationships. They know how to end things before they get too attached or before they get hurt.
7. What Goes Around by Justin Timberlake
Artist: Justin Timberlake
8. A Change of Heart by The 1975
Artist: The 1975
Album: I Like It When You Sleep, for You Are So Beautiful Yet So Unaware of It
The song is about a person who is going through a change in their life and how they are feeling about it. The person is feeling scared and unsure about what is going to happen, but they are also excited and hopeful for what the future may bring.
9. Cry Me a River by Justin Timberlake
Artist: Justin Timberlake
The song is about a break-up and how Timberlake is feeling about it. He talks about how he was hurt and how he wants revenge.
10. Supercuts by Jeremy Zucker
Artist: Jeremy Zucker
Album: Winter Chill 2020
11. Tears Dry on Their Own by Amy Winehouse
Artist: Amy Winehouse
Album: Back to Black
12. I’m Looking Through You by The Beatles
Artist: The Beatles
Album: Rubber Soul
The song is about a relationship that is falling apart. The speaker is looking through the person they are with and seeing all of their flaws. They are no longer able to see the good in the person and they are wondering what happened to the person they used to know.