When you are deeply in love, you pine for your sweetheart’s presence and hate their absence. So, if your boyfriend is not around, and you miss him badly, share these I miss you songs for him with your love and tell him how you wish he were with you by your side.
The advancement of technology has helped bridge the gap between lovers in long-distance relationships. So, check out our list and share one of these songs with your boyfriend to bring a bright smile to his face and make him know that no distance can separate you.
‘I Miss You’ Songs For Him
Check out these beautiful songs that describe the feeling of missing someone accurately. Pick the one Your guy would love and share it with him.
1. Crazy Little Thing Called Love – Queen
Composed by the British rock band, Queen was released in their album “The Game” in 1980. Freddie Mercury wrote and composed this song as a tribute to the king of rock and roll – Elvis Presley. Mercury quite intricately penned down his thoughts of how electrifying the feeling of love can be in this beautiful song.
2. I Miss You – Blink 182
One of the most popular songs by Blink 182, one goes through a slew of feelings while listening to this song. The song was masterfully done to sound equally dark yet soft. This song hits differently for each individual, exactly how music is supposed to make you feel.
3. On The Melancholy Hill – Gorillaz
This song was originally written by Damon Albarn. MurdocNiccals explains that ‘The Melancholy Hill’ is that feeling, that place, that you get in your soul sometimes like someone’s let your tires down.
4. Let Her Go – Passenger
If the message of this melancholic song could be summed up in one sentence, it would be that a person only understands the value of someone when they lose them. After Passenger explains the feeling of loss, he also explains the feeling of void that he feels in his heart.
5. Wish You Were Here – Pink Floyd
One of the most popular songs by the British progressive rock band Pink Floyd, this song perfectly explains the feeling of withdrawal from everyone and everything emotionally, mentally, and physically. The song was inspired by one of their band members SydBarett, who used to suffer from mental illness.
6. So Far Away – Dire Straits
Thissong explains the pain of missing a loved one and being away from them. A long-distance relationship is never an easy thing for people in love. The original studio version of the song was later released in a compilation album in 2005 with the name “The Best of Dire Straits & Mark Knopfler: Private Investigations”.
7. The Man Who Can’t Be Moved – The Script
Released in 2008, this song remains one of the greatest hits of this Irish band. The song talks about a man whose heart was broken by a girl he loved. He then desperately tries to get the girl back, so he vows to wait at the place they first met until she finds him again. In an interview, they said the song was written in a “Forrest Gump”-esuqe way.
8. The Night We Met – Lord Huron
The American band Lord Huron released this song in 2015 under Strange Trails (the second studio album by Lord Huron). This folk-rock song was written and composed by Ben Schneider. The song garnered a lot of attention when it was used in the US-based TV show “13 Reasons Why”.
9. I Just Don’t Know What To Do With Myself – The White Stripes
Breaking up with someone or not being with your significant other can leave many people with a void inside their hearts that they desperately try to fill up. This song describes the feeling of being lost and uncertain when you have lost someone you love.
10. K. – Cigarettes After Sex
The song describes the narrator having a no-strings-attached friend who then turns into his lover. But after their relationship fails and they move on, the narrator still misses her and the times they used to spend together.
11. Easily – Bruno Major
This beautiful song is truthful and poetic. The song starts with Bruno Major telling his lover not to give up on their relationship despite obstacles. He admits that although he has flaws, he is not the only one; therefore, if he is trying to save their relationship, his partner should try the same too.
12. Fresh Roses – Juke Ross
The soulful yet earthy track by Juke Ross intricately expresses the beauty of love and the sadness of heartbreaks. When you break up with someone and are still not over them, you tend to get torn between the feeling of missing them and trying to forget them. You get flashes of both the good and the bad times from the relationship, yet something keeps holding you back.
13. Home – Bruno Major
“There’s no life, without love they say, none worth having anyway. You’re a mystery to me some days, that’s what keeps me sane”
The opening lines of this song talk about how love keeps everyone alive. The speaker misses the person they love, and they want to just go home with them. But for them, a home is not just four walls; it is where their significant other is.
14. A Soulmate Who Wasn’t Meant To Be – Jessie Benko
This indie-pop track by Jessie Benko is a melancholic track where the speaker talks about the person she loved and who did not love her back the same way. Oftentimes, people fall in love with someone who does not reciprocate the same way as you. As much as it hurts, that is how life is sometimes.
15. Paris In Rain – Lauv
Lauv imagines his lover to be by his side when he is enjoying the little things in life. When you love someone, a fancy date or an expensive dinner at a swanky restaurant is not what one wants. It’s the time spent with your loved one that matters the most. Lauv quite beautifully depicts these feelings in this song.
16. IDK You Yet – Alexander 23
This track features acoustic guitar and Alexander’s soothing vocals. It accurately pins the feeling of incompleteness from time to time and suggests it is fine to feel like that sometimes. His honest and unapologetic songs are lyrically rich, making them special.
17. Thinkin’ About You – Ariana Grande
The last track from her album Dangerous Woman is about missing your significant other. When you are lying in your bed at night, you miss your love and wish they were there beside you.
18. I Don’t Want To Miss A Thing – Aerosmith
The hard-rock band Aerosmith composed this song for the movie Armageddon. It is a sweet love song where the protagonist expresses how he does not want to miss out on any little thing that his lover does. From a different perspective, it also means that the speaker also wants to spend every waking moment with his significant other.
19. Okinawa – 92914
Missing someone does not always make you feel sad; rather, it makes you relive the good times you spent together with your partner. This song perfectly portrays cherishing each moment with your significant other. You know you may miss them in the future, so you enjoy the time together to the fullest.
92914 – Okinawa (Audio)
20. The Scientist – Coldplay
This mellow song is about two people who choose to break up. It was only after they part ways that the protagonist realizes how much he misses his lover. He wants a second chance to start all over again to tell her his deepest, darkest secrets.
21. Walls – Alextbh
Released in 2018, this R& B-infused pop song is emotionally stirring. It talks about a relationship that did not last long, yet the narrator is anguished to let his lover go. The smooth vocals of the artist make the song a treat to the ears.
22. Slow Dancing In The Dark – Joji
This R&B and soul track is one of the most popular songs by Joji. The line “slow dancing in the dark” refers to a failed relationship. The song also features some beautifully haunting ambient music to compliment the song.
23. Home – Reese Lansangan
Relationships can be hard, but everything becomes easier when you are with the right person. The narrator appreciates her partner to stick with her through the thick and thin even when everyone says that their relationship would be an improbable one.
24. All I Want – Kodaline
Described as a “melodic indie ballad”, this song embodies the feeling of missing the one you love and wanting them to be by your side. This song was used in the movie “The Fault In Our Stars.”
25. Chelsea Hotel No 2 – Lana Del Rey
The original song was by Leonard Cohen, describing his relationship with Janis Joplin. Lana does justice to this song through her mesmerizing vocals that fit the mood of the song.
Music helps to express feelings of sadness or happiness profoundly. Even when you are at a loss for words, you can choose a song that matches your emotions. This playlist of “I miss you songs for him” has some hidden gems that you would absolutely fall in love with.