Scout Niblett Assumes Control

There's a category of songwriting that resides in nearly all genres of music, a theme without borders. The “you'll be sorry when I'm gone” songs. They're powerful, simultaneously mournful and motivational, with a universal appeal and plenty of voices to represent them. A Greatest Hits of Heartbreak mix can traverse an otherwise impossible terrain of styles: from Bonnie Raitt to Beyoncé, The Police to Bob Dylan, Aaron Neville to Patsy Cline.