The skit may be a joke but the song is indeed sad. We are talking “dying family dog” and “broke single mom” sad.
Americana singer Jason Isbell, known for writing and singing songs that tug at your emotions, stopped by The Late Show with Steven Colbert to star in a fake commercial for his “Saddest Song Ever”.
To make matters even sadder, the fictional 180min song is only available on cassette tape.
Watch the video below: