The Best Feminist Country Anthems Playlist

From the Highwomen, Mickey Guyton, Dolly Parton, Kitty Wells, The Chicks and more

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From the Highwomen, Mickey Guyton, Dolly Parton, Kitty Wells, The Chicks and more

March 8, 2022 11:05 am GMT
Last Edited June 30, 2023 11:17 am GMT

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Happy International Women's Day! To celebrate all the incredible, powerful women in country music (and beyond), we've compiled a selection of some of our favourite feminist anthems, old and new - from Kitty Wells and Loretta Lynn to The Highwomen and Kacey Musgraves. Up the gals!

Full track listing:

  1. 1.

    Redesigning Women (Feat. Brandi Carlile, Natalie Hemby, Maren Morris, Amanda Shires)

    The Highwomen

  2. 2.

    What Are You Gonna Tell Her?

    Mickey Guyton

  3. 3.

    The Pill

    Loretta Lynn

  4. 4.

    Girl In A Country Song

    Maddie & Tae

  5. 5.

    Fight Like A Girl

    Kalie Shorr

  6. 6.

    What Part Of No

    Lorrie Morgan

  7. 7.

    If You Wanna Touch Her, Ask!

    Shania Twain

  8. 8.

    Did I Shave My Legs For This?

    Deana Carter

  9. 9.

    Pay Gap

    Margo Price

  10. 10.

    Just Because I'm A Woman

    Dolly Parton

  11. 11.


    Angaleena Presley

  12. 12.

    Independence Day

    Martina McBride

  13. 13.

    He Thinks He'll Keep Her

    Mary Chapin Carpenter

  14. 14.

    The Daughters

    Little Big Town

  15. 15.

    I Can Do Hard Things

    Jennifer Nettles

  16. 16.

    My Big Iron Skillets

    Wanda Jackson

  17. 17.

    The Rib

    Jeannie C. Riley

  18. 18.

    Born A Woman

    Sandy Posey

  19. 19.

    Your Good Girl's Gonna Go Bad

    Tammy Wynette

  20. 20.

    Two Whoops And A Holler

    Jean Shepard

  21. 21.

    It Wasn't God Who Made Honky Tonk Angels

    Kitty Wells

  22. 22.

    We've Come A Long Way Baby

    Loretta Lynn

  23. 23.

    Hell On Heels (Feat. Miranda Lambert, Ashley Monroe, Angaleena Presley)

    Pistol Annies

  24. 24.

    Gunpowder & Lead

    Miranda Lambert

  25. 25.

    Pageant Material

    Kacey Musgraves

  26. 26.

    Guys Do It All The Time

    Mindy McCready

  27. 27.

    Girl Next Door

    Brandy Clark

  28. 28.

    Goodbye Earl

    The Chicks

  29. 29.

    What Part Of No

    Lorrie Morgan

  30. 30.

    Better Things To Do

    Terri Clark

  31. 31.

    Dirty Laundry

    Carrie Underwood

  32. 32.

    Girl In A Country Song

    Maddie & Tae

  33. 33.

    Being Pretty Ain't Pretty (Miranda Lambert, Ashley Monroe, An

    Pistol Annies

  34. 34.

    Good O'l Boys Club

    Kacey Musgraves

  35. 35.

    Man Up

    Nikki Lane

  36. 36.


    Caroline Spence

  37. 37.

    All By Myself

    Kelsey Waldon

  38. 38.

    This Town Gets Around

    Margo Price

  39. 39.

    I'm A Survivor

    Reba McEntire

  40. 40.

    Redneck Woman

    Gretchen Wilson

  41. 41.

    Man! I Feel Like A Woman!

    Shania Twain

  42. 42.

    Not Ready To Make Nice

    The Chicks

  43. 43.

    Three Kids No Husband

    Brandy Clark

  44. 44.

    Sometimes It Takes Balls To Be A Woman

    Elizabeth Cook

  45. 45.

    To Learn Her

    Miranda Lambert

  46. 46.

    Girl Goin' Nowhere

    Ashley McBryde

  47. 47.

    Housewife's Prayer (Feat. Miranda Lambert, Ashley Monroe, Angaleena Presley)

    Pistol Annies

  48. 48.

    Bummin's Cigarettes

    Maren Morris

  49. 49.

    Dumb Blonde

    Dolly Parton

  50. 50.

    You Don't Own Me

    Whitney Rose

  51. 51.

    New Ways To Fail

    Sarah Shook & The Disarmers

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Written by Ciara Bains
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