There’s nothing higher than girls supporting and uplifting one another, and when that occurs within the music trade it may well create actually iconic songs. Let’s look again via among the biggest collaborations of all time and rejoice simply how good these tracks had been, are, and at all times will likely be. In spite of everything, who run the world? Women.
10. Taylor Swift ft. HAIM — “No Physique, No Crime” (2021)
The sixth observe from Taylor Swift’s Evermore, “No Physique, No Crime” is a homicide ballad that HAIM offered assist on. The lyrics use the identify of one of many Haim sisters — Este — albeit for a fictional character, and Swift was later featured on HAIM’s observe, “Gasoline”. There’s clearly quite a lot of love and assist between these girls, and we like to see it!
9. Doja Cat ft. SZA — “Kiss Me Extra” (2021)
“Kiss Me Extra” received Doja Cat and SZA their first Grammys, with each choosing up the award for Finest Pop Duo/Group Efficiency for the music. The dreamy rap-pop hit additionally features a replayed pattern from Olivia Newton-John’s 1981 hit “Bodily,” including yet one more iconic lady into the combination.
8. Jessie J, Ariana Grande, Nicki Minaj — “Bang Bang” (2014)
This stomping pop hit took over the airwaves again in 2014, with the official video racking up 1.8 billion views thus far. Jessie J described the sensation behind the music as “an actual females, come collectively, empowering, supportive [vibe], after which Nicki leaping on it was just like the icing on the cake.” Speak about an iconic trio!
7. Cardi B ft. Megan Thee Stallion — “WAP” (2020)
The music itself is undoubtedly an unbelievable collab — it received a BET Award for Finest Collaboration — however the music video helps take it even additional. With cameo appearances from Normani, Rosalía, Latto, Sukihana, Rubi Rose, and Kylie Jenner, the all-female all-star lineup helped safe “WAP” a BET Award for Finest Hip Hop Video and cement its standing as a licensed hit.
6. Beyoncé & Shakira — “Lovely Liar” (2007)
With an MTV Video Music Award for Most Earthshattering Collaboration beneath its belt, how may we presumably not embody this collab? Beyoncé and Shakira recorded their elements individually and first met in particular person to movie the video. Sadly, the 2 have by no means carried out the music reside collectively, so this iconic video is all we have now.
5. Brandy & Monica — “The Boy Is Mine” (1998)
With 2.6 million copies offered, “The Boy Is Mine” was the best-selling music of the 12 months in 1998 within the US — discuss success! Taking inspiration from “The Lady Is Mine” by Michael Jackson and Paul McCartney, Brandy and Monica’s throwback hit title additionally served because the identify of Monica’s second album. Regardless of the rumors of unhealthy blood between the 2, the music itself has endured and confirmed its longevity.
4. Woman Gaga, Ariana Grande — “Rain On Me” (2020)
Yet one more Finest Pop Duo/Group Efficiency Grammy winner! This explicit hit noticed two of the most important stars in pop be a part of forces to create an absolute tour de pressure. In talking in regards to the collab, Gaga stated: “It’s two girls having a dialog about learn how to preserve going and learn how to be thankful for what you do.”
3. Woman Gaga ft. Beyoncé — “Phone” (2010)
Gaga certain is aware of learn how to do a collab! A complete decade earlier than her observe with Ariana Grande, she and Beyoncé determined to workforce up and tackle the world. With a prolonged cinematic video that made the music really feel even greater than it’s, some killer choreography, and actually on-point vogue decisions, “Phone” is as iconic immediately because it was 12 years in the past.
2. Britney Spears ft. Madonna — “Me In opposition to The Music” (2003)
Throughout rehearsals for the 2003 MTV Video Music Awards, Spears performed the observe for Madonna and requested her to function on it. What she didn’t count on was Madonna going above and past for the music — Spears had anticipated simply “a little bit factor” from her, however she was all-in on the collaboration and made some magic occur as an alternative.
1. Christina Aguilera, Lil’ Kim, Mýa, Pink — “Woman Marmalade” (2001)
Christina Aguilera, Mýa, Pink, and Lil’ Kim weren’t the primary to launch the provocative observe, however they may have created its most iconic rendition. A part of the soundtrack for Moulin Rouge, the music was additionally produced by Missy Elliott and options an intro and outro by her, simply in case it wasn’t star-studded sufficient!
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