7 Songs Every Black Woman Needs to Hear

Some of our favorite songs to help you get through the day. Purchase on iTunes Q.U.E.E.N, Janelle Monae ft. Erykah Badu Lyrics:  Even if it makes others uncomfortable I wanna love who I am Even if it makes others uncomfortable I will love who I am

Purchase on iTunes Don't Touch My Hair, Solange Lyrics: Don't touch my pride They say the glory's all mine Don't test my mouth They say the truth is my sound Purchase on iTunes Control, Janet Jackson Lyrics: Got my own mind I wanna make my own decisions When it has to do with my life, my life I wanna be the one in control

Purchase on iTunes I'm Coming Out, Diana Ross Lyrics: The time has come for me To break out of the shell I have to shout That I'm coming out

Purchase on iTunes Golden, Jill Scott Lyrics: I'm taking my own freedom Puttin' it in my song Singing loud and strong Proving all day long I'm takin' my freedom Puttin' it in my stroll I'll be hop-steppin' why'all Lettin' the joy unfold

Purchase on iTunes Don't Take It Personal, Monica Lyrics: It's just one of them days, don't take it personal

Purchase on iTunes Grown Woman, Beyonce Lyrics: I remember being young, tough, brave I knew what I needed I was spending all my nights and days laid back day dreaming Look at me - I'm a big girl now, said I'm gon' do something Told the world I would paint this town Now betcha I run news (ahh)

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