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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181 82
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Survivor

3
134 68
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4
133 71
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Destiny's Child

5
122 68
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Bon Jovi

6
100 55
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Michael Jackson

7
117 69
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Katy Perry

8
85 45
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Christina Aguilera

9
68 38
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John Lennon

10
61 36
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Christina Aguilera

11
66 42
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Christina Aguilera

12
84 61
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Kanye West

13
52 34
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14
44 28
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15
43 28
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Alicia Keys

16
58 45
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Kanye West, Dwele

17
24 15
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18
32 25
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Elvis Presley

19
49 43
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Selena Gomez

20
27 20
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Bruce Springsteen, Bruce Springsteen & The E Street Band

21
22 15
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Johnny Cash

22
16 9
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23
17 12
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24
18 14
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Ray Charles

25
25 22
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Sheryl Crow

26
26 25
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Des'ree

27
19 17
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The Rolling Stones

28
16 15
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Bad Company

29
16 16
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REO Speedwagon

30
15 15
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31
20 21
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Joni Mitchell

32
22 24
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La Roux

33
17 18
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The Carpenters

34
11 11
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35
14 16
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Dire Straits

36
18 21
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Destiny's Child

37
21 25
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The Stooges

38
4 4
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Avril Lavigne

39
13 16
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Neil Young

40
11 14
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Olivia Newton-John

41
10 13
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42
17 22
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Red Hot Chili Peppers

43
12 16
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Olivia Newton-John

44
11 15
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45
10 14
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Roger Daltrey

46
9 13
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47
12 17
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Sly & the Family Stone

48
15 21
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Rage Against the Machine

49
15 21
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John Lee Hooker

50
10 15
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Gram Parsons, The International Submarine Band