Women are slaying all over the world! They have from time to time proven their power in every field and so is the case with the music industry. Just peek at the Billboard charts – it is bursting with female power. These songstresses are not just crooning tunes; they are amplifying empowerment. Feel down or defeated? Their melodies remind us of our strength, assure us we are not isolated and inspire strength.
Dive into these top five tracks that will help you rise and take on the world:
- ‘Karma’ by Taylor Swift
Hands-down, Taylor Swift’s music stands as a powerful tool for empowerment and self-love, I mean those relatable lyrics help us break free from so many things. Karma, one of her tracks from the latest album Midnights, paints a vivid picture of karma as an omnipresent force that is characterised by human-like features and personified by protective forces against those who have done to the protagonist. Throughout, there lies an air of sweet revenge, combined with an underlying message of personal growth and resilience, thus, making the song a perfect jam for the days when you feel like the universe is not in your favour. Remember, Karma leaves no one.
- ‘IDGAF’ by Dua Lipa
Dua Lipa’s ‘IDGAF’ is the ideal anthem of empowerment. Its powerful lyrics speak directly to those who have experienced heartbreak and betrayal, offering a rallying cry for self-worth and independence. With its confident beat and commanding vocals, the song motivates listeners to embrace their strength, reclaim their power, and move forward without looking back. The accompanying music video, with its visually arresting choreography, further symbolizes the internal battle one faces after a breakup, emphasizing the triumph of self-love over pain. ‘IDGAF’ is an unapologetic shout of resilience, so girls always remember you are worth it and do not go back to that ex of yours.
- ‘God is a Woman’ by Ariana Grande
The anthem, ‘God is a Woman’ by Ariana Grande celebrates femininity, strength and divinity. The song beautifully interweaves spirituality with themes of female empowerment, asserting that women can be both nurturing and powerful. The ethereal vocals are complemented by bold lyrics, challenging traditional gender roles and perceptions of divinity. By aligning femininity with God, the track not only elevates the status of women but also promotes self-confidence and self-worth.
- ‘Burn’ by Ellie Goulding
Burn by Ellie Goulding is undoubtedly an electrifying anthem of empowerment. On one hand, the pulsating beats and luminous melody captivate listeners, while its lyrics radiate strength and self-assurance. Goulding’s ethereal voice delivers a message about igniting one’s inner fire and letting it shine brightly. The chorus, with its repetitive call to ‘let it burn,’ serves as a metaphorical reminder for listeners to embrace their potential and passions without holding back. The song celebrates individuality and the collective power of unity.
- ‘Scars to Your Beautiful’ by Alessia Cara
Scars to Your Beautiful by Alessia Cara is empowering because it challenges societal beauty standards. The song puts light on self-acceptance and self-love, urging listeners to embrace their imperfections and scars to make them understand that it is ultimately beautiful. Its lyrics highlight the damaging impact of unrealistic beauty ideals, promoting a message of inner worth and individuality. Through its uplifting melody and relatable lyrics, the song encourages people to find strength in their uniqueness and reject the pressure to conform.
With these empowering tracks on repeat, gear up to embrace your inner power and conquer the world. Ladies, the stage is yours – shine on.