Songs The Best Songs About Strength  

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List Rules Songs on this list are about physical strength, being strong emotionally, political power and more.

If you need inspiration to be strong, then this list of the best songs about strength just might do the trick. Songs about power can make you feel empowered to take on new challenges and push yourself to greater heights. Some of these songs are great hip-hop songs about being strong and some songs are the top rock songs about feeling empowered. Some of the best pop songs about standing up against the odds are celebrating independence and originality.

One of the best songs about strength is “The Rising” by Bruce Springsteen. This song was written as a testimony to the strength of the American people following the 9-11 attacks. John Lennon's strength was infectious with his hit “Power to the People” and Michael Jackson sang about the strength of making positive change on “Man in the Mirror.”

“All the women who are independent/Throw your hands up at me,” the ladies of Destiny's Child sang on their 1999 hit, “Independent Woman.” Several of the group's tracks have become anthems for empowered women.

What song makes you feel inspired and strong? Check out this list of the best songs about strength and vote your favorite to the top.
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185 85
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Survivor

3
146 72
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4
140 75
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Destiny's Child

5
131 69
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Bon Jovi

6
124 73
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Katy Perry

7
90 48
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Christina Aguilera

8
103 59
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Michael Jackson

9
70 41
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John Lennon

10
65 38
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Christina Aguilera

11
69 45
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Christina Aguilera

12
87 66
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Kanye West

13
53 35
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14
48 31
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15
46 31
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Alicia Keys

16
27 15
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17
58 48
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Kanye West, Dwele

18
33 25
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Elvis Presley

19
51 46
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Selena Gomez

20
23 16
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Johnny Cash

21
17 10
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22
28 22
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Bruce Springsteen, Bruce Springsteen & The E Street Band

23
19 14
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Ray Charles

24
18 13
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25
25 23
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Sheryl Crow

26
28 27
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Des'ree

27
26 26
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La Roux

28
19 18
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The Rolling Stones

29
19 19
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The Carpenters

30
6 4
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Avril Lavigne

31
16 16
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Bad Company

32
16 17
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REO Speedwagon

33
20 22
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Joni Mitchell

34
15 16
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35
11 12
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36
19 22
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Destiny's Child

37
14 17
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Dire Straits

38
21 26
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The Stooges

39
17 22
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Rage Against the Machine

40
13 17
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Neil Young

41
11 15
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Olivia Newton-John

42
17 23
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Red Hot Chili Peppers

43
10 14
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44
13 18
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Sly & the Family Stone

45
16 22
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John Lee Hooker

46
12 17
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Olivia Newton-John

47
11 16
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48
10 15
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Roger Daltrey

49
9 14
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50
7 12
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Procol Harum