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25 AWESOME Songs For Women’s Empowerment By Women! Happy Women’s History Month 2012

For those of you who didn’t know March is Women’s History and overall Women’s Empowerment month as a whole. For such a joyous occasion we decided to put together a list of 25 Awesome songs that you can add to your playlist for a little female empowerment and encouragement!

best empowerment womens songs

1. Man! I Feel Like A Woman– Shania Twain

2. Superwoman– Kandi Burruss Ft. Tiny

3. Silent All These Years- Tori Amos

4. Still Standing– Monica

5. Just A Girl- No Doubt

6. Independent Women- Destiny’s Child

7. Stronger– Britney Spears

8. I’m Every Woman- Chaka Kahn

9. You Gotta Be– Des’ree

10. Unwritten– Natasha Bedingfield

11. Video– Indie Arie

12. Miss Independent– Kelly Clarkson

13. Feeling Good-Nina Simone

14. Fighter– Christina Aguilera

15. Hit me with your best shot– Pat Benetar

16. Ladies Night– Lil kim feat, Da Brat, Angie martinez, Lisa “left eye” Lopez, Missy eiliot

17. Hollaback Girl– Gwen Stefani

18. Can’t Hold Us Down– Christina Aguilera feat. Lil Kim

19. Run The World (Girls)РBeyonc̬

20. Gunpowder & Lead– Miranda Lambert

21. I Am Woman- Jordin Sparks

22. Stronger Woman– Jewel

23. Just Fine- Mary J. Blige

24. Independence Day– Martina McBride

25. Golden– Jill Scott

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What Songs Would YOU Add To The List?

Or Be On YOUR Playlist?

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  • Whitney Houston – when you believe

  • Vladimir Medvedev

    Survivor – Destiny’s Child

  • Brian Lucas

    No Scrub – TCL
    FB name Brian Lucas, beyondtaboo.

  • Emily Lucas

    Single Ladies, Beyonce
    Facebook name Emily Houser Lucas whaleypo

  • Dea Houser

    Gotta Be, Des’ree
    face book name Dea Houser, logforkids

  • Angela W.

    You Oughta know- Alanis Morrisette

  • Lisa Carr

    Wonder – Natalie Merchant

  • spamgirl

    Man! I Feel Like A Woman by Shania Twain

    • spamgirl

      My Twitter is @antispamgirl *duh* sorry 🙂

  • Price Tag- Jessie J

  • i like the song man i feel like a woman ! I LOVE SHANIA TWAIN!

  • Elisabeth Good

    Kelly Clarkson – “What Doesn’t Kill You”

  • anna t.

    I Am Woman- Jordin Sparks

  • @PDuthoy

    Sinead O’Connor – No Man’s Woman

  • Sarah L

    I am Woman is still one of my favorites.
    FB & twitter name: Slehan
    Thanks for the contest.

  • Kierra

    Wale – Ambitious Girl FB: Kierra Renee

  • Elizabeth T

    I love the song ‘Fighter’ by Christina Aguilera.
    FB: Elizabeth Tran

  • Ted Kooper

    Kelly Clarkson – Stronger

    FB: Ted Kooper
    twitter @xmd5

  • Alicia E.

    I would add “32 Flavors” by Ani DiFranco to the list!

  • Arena Thompson

    run the world by beyonce! (fb name arena thompson)

  • Matt G

    Born For This – Paramore

  • tracy

    You raise me up

  • My fave is on your list but I love it! Unwritten by Natasha Bedingfield.

    I entered via Facebook – Maggie D C

  • tamar

    I would go with “You gotta be” … and thanks for the reminder, I haven’t heard that song in forever.

    Tam Sweeps is the name I used for the FB entry (entered under my full name tho, email should match!)

  • ferriz

    modified – save ferris

  • Nancy Ohm

    Bitch by Meridith Brooks

    FB name: Nancy Ohm

  • melanie huttner

    ‘Knock ‘Em Out’ by Lily Allen. I entered via Facebook under Melanie Huttner.

  • Stephanie Knapp

    Hero-Mariah Carey

  • rageena

    I Will Survive, Gloria Gaynor

  • Sara K

    I Will Survive – Gloria Gaynor

    FB Name: Sara Anne
    Twitter: sara6a

  • Denise Donaldson

    Single Ladies ~ Beyonce

  • jeannefairbanksconner

    Just A Girl- No Doubt

  • Krystal

    Run The World (Girls) by Beyonce
    FB – Krystal Bouquet

  • Christy Ann

    I think “I Will Survive” is the most classic example of a women’s empowerment song!

    Fb Name: Christy Ann

  • Tammy Kennedy

    Girls just wanna have fun/ cyndi lauper
    Believe/ cher

  • pheng

    just fine by mj

  • Cindy R Moore

    I Am Woman- Jordin Sparks
    twitter @echotides

  • You’re So Vain – Carlie Simon

  • Unwritten – love how it encourages you- no matter what the past held, the future can be anything you make it.

  • april yedinak

    Stronger by Kelly Clarkson
    FB ID- april yedinak

  • scott

    Feeling Good-Nina Simone

  • RBishop

    P!nk “Raise Your Glass!” :o)

  • Linda H.

    I Will Survive-Gloria Gaynor

  • Lisa M

    YOu cant touch this!

    lisa M
    bud lisa samson mass

  • I Will Survive – Gloria Gaynor

  • HurtNotBroken

    Titanium – Sia ft David Guetta

  • Noodle

    shania twain…? give me a break..