37 songs to fuel your GRL PWR

Give your confidence a boost and get pumped for your interview with these anthems from your favorite female artists. This playlist has everything from throwbacks to the latest chart toppers.

1. Beyonce, “Run the World (Girls)”

Beyonce power posing with confidence

"Who run the world? Girls!"

2. Demi Lovato, “Confident”

Demi Lovato being confident

"What’s wrong with being confident?"

3. Rachel Platten, “Fight Song”

Rachel Platten

Starting right now I’ll be strong. I’ll play my fight song.”

4. Gossip, “Get a job”

Gossip - Get a job

Girl, you better get a job. Oh girl, you need to work real hard.”

5. Fifth Harmony, “Bo$$”

Confident with Fifth Harmony

C-O-N-F-I-D-E-N-T. That’s me, I’m confident. Don’t want yo’ compliments.”

6. Miley Cyrus, “Do My Thang”

Miley Cyrus

I’mma do my thing. So don’t you worry about me I’ll be okay.”

7. Alessia Cara, “Scars To Your Beautiful”

Alessia Cara

There’s a hope that’s waiting for you in the dark. You should know you’re beautiful just the way you are.”

8. Taylor Swift, “Look What You Made Me Do”

Taylor Swift

But I got smarter, I got harder in the nick of time.”

9. No Doubt, “Just A Girl”

I'm just a confident girl

Oh I’m just a girl, lucky me. Twiddle-dum there’s no comparison.

10. Ellie Goulding, “Anything Could Happen”

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Anything could happen. Anything could happen…”

11. Donna Summer, “She Works Hard For The Money”

Donna Summers

She works hard for the money. So you better treat her right!”

12. Alicia Keys, “Girl On Fire”

Alicia Keys

She’s just a girl, and she’s on fire. Hotter than a fantasy, longer like a highway.”

13. Marina And The Diamonds, “Primadonna”

Primadonna confidence

Primadonna girl, yeah. All I ever wanted was the world.”

14. Sia, David Guetta, “Titanium”


“You shoot me down, but I get up. I’m bulletproof nothing to lose.”

15. Destiny’s Child, “Survivor”


I’m a survivor. I’m not gon’ give up. I’m not gon’ stop. I’m gon’ work harder.”

16. Des’ree, “You Gotta Be”

You gotta be confident

Challenge what the future holds. Try and keep your head up to the sky.”

17. Demi Lovato, “Sorry Not Sorry”

Demi Lovato Baby, I’m sorry (I’m not sorry).”

18. Britney Spears, “Work B**ch”

Ya better work

“Keep it moving higher, and higher. Keep it building higher, and higher. So hold your head high, fingers to the sky.”

19. Florence + The Machine, “Dog Days Are Over”

Florence + The Machine

The dog days are over. The dog days are done.”

20. Christina Aguilera, “Fighter”

Confidence makes you stronger

“Thanks for making me a fighter. Made me learn a little bit faster. Made my skin a little bit thicker.”

21. Katy Perry, “Firework”

Katy Perry

“Cause baby you’re a firework. Come on show ‘em what your worth.”

22. Dolly Parton, “9 to 5″

9 to 5 with Dolly Parton

Workin’ 9 to 5. What a way to make a livin’.”

23. The Pussycat Dolls, “When I Grow Up”

When I grow up I want to be confident.

Be careful what you wish for, ’cause you just might get it.”

24. Meghan Trainor, “Me Too”

Meghan Trainor

“If I was you, I’d wanna be me too. I’d wanna be me too.”

25. Beyonce, “Diva”

Channel your inner confidence like a diva

“A diva is a female version of a hustler.”

26. Whitney Houston, “I’m Every Woman”

Whitney Houston

“I’m every woman, it’s all in me!”

27. Katrina & The Waves, “Walking On Sunshine”

Walk on sunshine with confidence

“I’m walking on sunshine. And don’t it feel good!”

28. P!nk, “So What”

So what

I’m still a rock star. I got my rock moves. And I don’t need you.”

29. Leona Lewis, “Thunder”

Leona Lewis

I’m coming back with the thunder.”

30. Kelly Clarkson, “Stronger (What Doesn’t Kill You)”

Kelly Clarkson“What doesn’t kill you makes you stronger. Stand a little taller.”

31. Rihanna, “Diamonds”

Let your confidence shine bright like a diamond

Feel the warmth, we'll never die. We're like diamonds in the sky.”

32. Jill Scott, “Golden”

Jill Scott

“Livin’ my life like it’s golden, golden. I’m holding on to my freedom.”

33. Destiny’s Child, “Independent Women, Pt. I”

Independent women have confidence

All the women, who are independent. Throw your hands up at me!”

34. Gloria Gaynor, “I Will Survive”

Gloria Gaynor

I’ve got all my life to live. I, I will survive.”

35. Taylor Swift, “Shake It Off”

Taylor Swift shakes it off

“But I keep cruising. Can’t stop, won’t stop grooving.”

36. Hailee Steinfeld, “Love Myself”

Hailee Steinfeld

Gonna love myself, no, I don’t need anybody else.”

37. Shania Twain, “Man! I Feel Like A Woman”

Shania Twain

I only wanna have a good time. The best thing about being a woman is the prerogative to have a little fun.”

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