The Ultimate Female Bangers Playlist: 19 Songs To Make You Feel Empowered
7 March 2019, 12:55 | Updated: 7 March 2019, 12:59
Who run the world?
Ladies, who's ready to feel like an absolute boss?
From Beyonce, Rihanna and Cardi B to TLC, Mary J and Missy, we've recruited some of music's fiercest females to inspire you to go out there and live your best life.
Press play to get the party started.
Cardi B - 'Money'
The Bronx princess comes through with the ultimate secure-the-bag banger.
Destiny's Child - 'Independent Woman'
Who better to kick off this playlist than these feminine icons?! This DC banger is a classic.
Rihanna - 'Needed Me'
Independent, sassy and fearless - Rihanna embodies everything we love about girl power.
Stefflon Don - '16 Shots'
An early one from UK hitmaker Steff, but one that's guaranteed to make you feel like a badass.
Blonde Feat. Alex Newell - 'All Cried Out'
What a tune! Solo ladies, listen up - this will make you feel ready to take on the world!
Beyonce - 'Run The World (Girls)'
No female empowerment playlist would be complete with this iconic Bey anthem.
Nicki Minaj Feat. Beyonce - 'Feeling Myself'
This bop by Hip-Hop's dream female duo is ready to make you feel like your BEST self.
Cardi B - 'Bodak Yellow'
Another classic in the form of Bardi's breakout banger - you gotta bust out every single word.
TLC - 'No Scrubs'
An oldie but a goodie! T-Boz, Chili and Left-Eye haven't got time for scrubs and neither have we.
M.I.A. - 'Paper Planes'
One of M.I.A.'s biggest songs, 'Paper Planes' will make you feel like an absolute queen.
Nicki Minaj - 'Chun-Li'
Nicki turned it all the way up with this fiery hit.
Mary J. Blige - 'Family Affair'
Auntie Mary teaches us all a lesson in life with this classic.
Beyonce - 'Grown Woman'
Bey is back to show us all how it's done! Set this as your alarm and we guarantee you will have the best day.
Ariana Grande - 'God Is A Woman'
A big-time girl anthem from the current princess of pop.
Rihanna - 'B*itch Better Have My Money'
Yes RiRi! This iconic song will make you feel like a powerhouse. Step aside, time wasters.
Steve Angello & Laidback Luke Feat. Robin S - 'Show Me Love'
What a tune! There's nothing better than screaming this at the top of your lungs with your favourite girls.
Azealia Banks - '212'
The outspoken rapstress OWNED the airwaves when this dropped. A classic.
Tinashe - '2 On'
Tinashe's breakout banger is a must-listen for every independent, party-loving girl.
Jessie Reyez - 'Shutter Island'
Attitude at the ready, ladies - this one from breakout star Jessie Reyez will make you feel like a boss.
Beyonce - 'Single Ladies'
Last but by no means least, it's time for Bey to serve up the ultimate girl power anthem. Now put your hands up!