We’ve always been feminists. And been proud of being feminists.
And lately? Oh. Girl. We’ve felt extra feminist.
And, we’ve needed these anthems. These 10 empowering / angry / celebratory tracks by women make us feel heard and understood and just … ALL THE THINGS.
Hoping they do the same for you …
***Flawless, Beyoncé featuring Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie
We mean, it’s BEYONCÉ. And Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie?
Foundations, Kate Nash
The lyrics kind of say it all …
U.N.I.T.Y., Queen Latifah
Still so, so, so relevant.
I’m Just a Girl, Gwen Stefani
Smile More, Deap Vally
“And I am not ashamed of my body weight.”
You Don’t Own Me, Lesley Gore
It’s a classic for a reason.
F**k You, Lily Allen
We recommended the uncensored version. (And if you’re feeling a bit more melancholy, listen to this track of hers instead.)
Girl on Fire, Alicia Keys
“Looks like a girl but she’s a flame …”
What It Feels Like for a Girl, Madonna
For a girl. In this world.
Cornflake Girl, Tori Amos
You bet your life it is …
Feminist AF Playlist on Sportify
It’s 45 minutes or so of pure feminist feeling. Get it here or below.
Got a feminist anthem you like to rock? Tell us. We may just do a part two with this song … —Jenn