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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Eye of the Tiger Survivor

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107 57
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It’s My Life Bon Jovi

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100 55
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110 63
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Survivor Destiny's Child

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101 57
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Roar Katy Perry

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87 48
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Man in the Mirror Michael Jackson

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70 38
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Fighter Christina Aguilera

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54 31
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Beautiful Christina Aguilera

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56 35
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Power to the People John Lennon

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74 51
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Stronger Kanye West

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45 28
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florionpeni added Stronger Britney Spears

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52 37
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Fighter Christina Aguilera

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31 18
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Only the Strong Survive Elvis Presley

The Greatest Dance Songs by One-Hit Wonders

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38 25
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No One Alicia Keys

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49 37
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Power Kanye West, Dwele

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15 5
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19 10
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artistcollab added My Way (live) Frank Sinatra

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35 26
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45 36
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Who Says Selena Gomez

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19 11
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Four Strong Winds Johnny Cash

The (Male) Singer You Most Wish You Could Sound Like

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The Rising Bruce Springsteen, Bruce Springsteen & The E Street Band

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16 11
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Strong Love Affair Ray Charles

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22 18
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You Gotta Be Des'ree

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21 17
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Strong Enough Sheryl Crow

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19 15
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Strong and Wrong Joni Mitchell

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17 13
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That's How Strong My Love Is The Rolling Stones

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13 9
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The Best Taylor Swift Songs

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16 13
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Strength of a Woman The Carpenters

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14 11
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Love So Strong Bad Company

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13 11
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Only the Strong Survive REO Speedwagon

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13 11
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Four Strong Winds Neil Young

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Bulletproof La Roux

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15 Songs That Don't Mean What You Think They Do

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17 16
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Independent Women, Part 1 Destiny's Child

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12 11
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Big and Strong Olivia Newton-John

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Raw Power The Stooges

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11 10
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Going Strong Roger Daltrey

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The Power of Equality Red Hot Chili Peppers

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Love Make Me Strong Olivia Newton-John

The Greatest Songs by One-Hit Wonders

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Bulls on Parade Rage Against the Machine

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Brave and Strong Sly & the Family Stone

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The Man's Too Strong Dire Straits

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9 12
The Power & the Glory is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Songs About Strength
punksnotdead added The Power & the Glory Cockney Rejects

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Strong Girl Iggy Pop