5. "It’s My Party" by Lesley Gore

I present to you Lesley Gore, fearless singer of β€œYou Don’t Own Me.” Here’s another one of her songs that you might not be familiar with. In this catchy hit, Lesley Gore exclaims, β€œIt’s my party and I’ll cry if I want to!” After a mishap with her boyfriend and a girl named Judy, Lesley Gore is frustrated and wants to show the world how she feels. She doesn’t care what the people at her party thinks; after all, it is her party and she’s going to cry if she wants to!

"I Will Survive" by Gloria Gaynor