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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Survivor Destiny's Child

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Roar Katy Perry

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It’s My Life Bon Jovi

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Fighter Christina Aguilera

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Man in the Mirror Michael Jackson

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Beautiful Christina Aguilera

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Power to the People John Lennon

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Fighter Christina Aguilera

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Stronger Kanye West

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florionpeni added Stronger Britney Spears

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No One Alicia Keys

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Power Kanye West, Dwele

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Who Says Selena Gomez

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Only the Strong Survive Elvis Presley

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artistcollab added My Way (live) Frank Sinatra

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

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Four Strong Winds Johnny Cash

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Strong Love Affair Ray Charles

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Strong Enough Sheryl Crow

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That's How Strong My Love Is The Rolling Stones

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You Gotta Be Des'ree

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Love So Strong Bad Company

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Strong and Wrong Joni Mitchell

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Only the Strong Survive REO Speedwagon

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Strength of a Woman The Carpenters

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Bulletproof La Roux

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Four Strong Winds Neil Young

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Independent Women, Part 1 Destiny's Child

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Raw Power The Stooges

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Big and Strong Olivia Newton-John

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Going Strong Roger Daltrey

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Head Above Water Avril Lavigne

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Love Make Me Strong Olivia Newton-John

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The Man's Too Strong Dire Straits

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Brave and Strong Sly & the Family Stone

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The Power of Equality Red Hot Chili Peppers

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Bulls on Parade Rage Against the Machine

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Baby, Be Strong John Lee Hooker

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