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The Best Songs About Strength 

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Updated March 7, 2020 6.8k votes 1.6k voters 195.7k views 99 items

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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Survivor
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Destiny's Child
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Bon Jovi
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Katy Perry
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Christina Aguilera
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Michael Jackson
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Christina Aguilera
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Kanye West
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florionpeni added Britney Spears
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John Lennon
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Christina Aguilera
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artistcollab added Frank Sinatra
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Alicia Keys
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Selena Gomez
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Bruce Springsteen, Bruce Springsteen & The E Street Band
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Kanye West, Dwele
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La Roux
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Johnny Cash
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Destiny's Child
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Avril Lavigne
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Elvis Presley
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Sheryl Crow