20 Best Songs About Victory

By Nico Gonzalez

It is common knowledge that there are many different types of songs that can be classified as “victory” songs. These types of victory songs can be about any type of victory- personal, professional, athletic, etc. This article will discuss the 20 best and most memorable victory songs throughout history. 


Best Day of My Life – American Authors

American Authors - Best Day Of My Life (Official Video)

“Best Day of My Life” by American Authors is a great example of a victory song. The song is about overcoming struggles and achieving success. It’s a feel-good song that will make you want to celebrate your accomplishments. Its lyrics are about “living the good life”. Its lyrics are about not being afraid to celebrate your victories, but also about enjoying the moment while you still have it.

Simply the Best – Tina Turner

Tina Turner - The Best (Official Music Video)

Simply the Best is a song by Tina Turner that was released in 1989 as the lead single from her album Foreign Affairs. The song was written by Jim Steinman, and produced by Steinman and Todd Rundgren. Simply the Best is an uptempo power ballad that celebrates success and victory. The lyrics are about somebody who has been through many trials and tribulations, but has emerged victorious. Its lyrics are about perseverance and self-actualization.

Nothing’s Gonna Stop Us Now – Starship

Starship - Nothing's Gonna Stop Us Now (Official Music Video) [HD]

Nothing’s Gonna Stop Us Now by Starship is a classic victory song. It’s about overcoming any obstacle and achieving success. The song is empowering, and it’s perfect for when you need a boost of confidence. If you’re looking for a song to get you pumped up, Nothing’s Gonna Stop Us Now is definitely the one to choose. Some people might recognize the song from its use in the movie Mannequin; it was also featured on Glee.

On Top of the World – Imagine Dragons

Imagine Dragons - On Top Of The World (Official Music Video)

On Top of the World by Imagine Dragons is a song about personal victory. The lyrics celebrate overcoming any difficulty or obstacle that might have been in the singer’s way. The song is upbeat and optimistic, giving hope to anyone who might be struggling. It is a great song to listen to when you are feeling down, as it will help to boost your spirits and remind you that you can achieve anything you set your mind to.

One Moment in Time – Whitney Houston

Whitney Houston - One Moment In Time (Lyrics)

“One Moment in Time” is a power ballad originally recorded by Whitney Houston. The song was written by Albert Hammond and John Bettis, and was produced by Narada Michael Walden. It’s about the idea that, no matter what life throws at you, there’s always a moment that you can hold onto and be proud of.

Houston first performed the song at the 1988 Summer Olympics in Seoul, South Korea. It was later included on the soundtrack to the 1992 film The Bodyguard. “One Moment in Time” has been covered by many different artists over the years, and has become a popular choice for wedding ceremonies.

Celebration – Kool & the Gang

Kool & The Gang - Celebration

Celebration is a song by the American funk band Kool & the Gang. Released in 1980, the song was written by band members Ronald Bell, Robert Mickens, George Brown, and Dennis Thomas. The song is about the joy of success and happiness.

The song became a hit, reaching number one on the Billboard Hot Soul Singles chart and number six on the Billboard Hot 100. It has been covered by many artists and has been featured in many films and television shows.

Ain’t No Stopping Us Now – McFadden and Whitehead

McFadden & Whitehead - Ain't No Stoppin' Us Now (Official Audio)

Ain’t No Stopping Us Now is a 1979 song recorded by McFadden and Whitehead. The song was written by McFadden, Whitehead, and Norman Harris and produced by Harris. The song became a hit, reaching number one on the R&B chart and number nine on the Billboard Hot 100 chart.

The song is about determination and perseverance in the face of difficulties. The lyrics talk about how the singer will not allow anything to stop them from achieving their goals. This song is a perfect example of a “victory” song because it celebrates overcoming obstacles and achieving success.

We Are the Champions – Queen

Queen - We Are The Champions (Live)

“We Are the Champions” is a classic victory song by the British rock band Queen. The song was written by lead singer Freddie Mercury and guitarist Brian May, and was first released on the album News of the World in 1977. The song has been used as the theme song for a number of sporting events, including the 1992 Summer Olympics, the 1994 FIFA World Cup, and the 2006 Commonwealth Games.

Winning – Santana

Winning is a song by Santana that was released in 1999 as the first single from his album Supernatural. The song won three Grammy Awards, including Record of the Year and Song of the Year.

The song is about achieving one’s goals and reaching one’s dreams. It talks about how winning is not something that just happens overnight, but it’s something that is achieved through hard work and determination.

I’m Still Standing – Elton John

Elton John - I'm Still Standing

“I’m Still Standing” is a song by Elton John that was released in 1983. The song is about John’s recovery from a canceled tour and an addiction to cocaine. The song has been used in several different movies and TV shows, including The Lion King, Rush Hour 3, and The Voice UK. Some people believe that this song is about John’s recovery from being bisexual.

Hall of Fame – The Script (Featuring will.i.am)

The Script - Hall of Fame (Official Video) ft. will.i.am

“Hall of Fame” is a song by Irish pop rock band The Script. Featuring will.i.am, the song was released on 17 August 2012 as the lead single from their third studio album, #3 (2013). The song was written by Danny O’Donoghue, Mark Sheehan, and Andrew Frampton.

The Script had previously collaborated with will.i.am in 2008 on the track “Hall of Fame”, which appears on The Script’s self-titled debut album (2008). “Hall of Fame” is a motivational song about not giving up, no matter what people say about you. The song’s lyrics talk about how anyone can be a “hall of famer”, as long as they have the passion and dedication.

It’s My Life – Bon Jovi

Bon Jovi - It's My Life (Official Music Video)

It’s My Life is a song by American rock band Bon Jovi. It was released in 2000 as the lead single from their album Crush. The song was written by Jon Bon Jovi, Richie Sambora and Max Martin, and produced by Martin and Sambora.

The song is about how the singer has lived his life and wants to continue doing so without anyone telling him what to do. It became a number one hit in countries all around the world, including the United States, Canada, the United Kingdom, Australia and Germany.

Good Feeling – Flo Rida

Flo Rida - Good Feeling [Official Video]

Flo Rida’s “Good Feeling” is one of the most popular “victory” songs out there. The song is about overcoming any obstacle and celebrating the good feeling that comes with victory. The lyrics are uplifting and empowering, and the song is perfect for getting pumped up before a big event. Some people even use this song as their victory song after a big race.

We Will Rock You – Queen

Queen - We Will Rock You (Official Video)

We Will Rock You is a song by the British rock band Queen. Written by Brian May and recorded in 1977, it was released as a single that year. The song has become a rock standard, and has been covered by many artists.

The song is about the power of the people, and how they can unite to overcome any obstacle. It’s a perfect song for celebrations, and is often played at sporting events to get the crowd pumped up.

Life’s Been Good – Joe Walsh

Joe Walsh - Life's Been Good

When it comes to songs about victory, there are few that can top “Life’s Been Good” by Joe Walsh. The song is a celebration of all the good things that have happened in the singer’s life, and it is a perfect anthem for anyone who is feeling victorious. Whether you are celebrating a personal win or a professional accomplishment, “Life’s Been Good” is sure to get you pumped up and ready to take on the world.

All Star – Smash Mouth

Smash Mouth - All Star (Official Music Video)

All Star by Smash Mouth is one of the most well-known “victory” songs. The song is about overcoming obstacles and achieving success. It’s a feel-good song that encourages listeners to never give up and always keep fighting. All Star is a perfect song to celebrate a victory, big or small. Its lyrics are about never giving up, and never letting life’s struggles get you down.

It’s Good to Be Alive – Andy Grammer

Andy Grammer - Good To Be Alive (Hallelujah) (Official Music Video)

It’s Good to Be Alive by Andy Grammer celebrates the little victories in life. The song is all about appreciating the good things, even when things aren’t going great. There’s something undeniably uplifting about the song, and it’s a great choice for a victory anthem. It’s Good to Be Alive is the perfect song to get you pumped up and ready to take on whatever life throws your way. Its lyrics are about realizing that there are good things still happening in life, even when everything seems to be falling apart.

Hell Yeah – Montgomery Gentry

Montgomery Gentry - Hell Yeah (Video)

Montgomery Gentry’s song “Hell Yeah” is about the celebration of victory. The song celebrates the overcoming of obstacles and achieving victory. The lyrics of the song are uplifting and motivating, and they are sure to get people pumped up for victory. The song is a perfect choice for anyone who is looking to celebrate a victory. Its lyrics are about overcoming challenges and not letting anything stand in the way of achieving victory.

Another One Bites the Dust – Queen

Queen - Another One Bites the Dust (Official Video)

Victory songs come in all shapes and sizes. Some are triumphant anthems, celebrating a hard-earned victory. Others are more personal, offering words of encouragement to those who have been through tough times. But no matter what the song is about, it’s designed to give listeners a sense of victory. Some people may know victory songs by their more common name: fight songs. This isn’t surprising, considering that victory songs are all about toughing it out and coming out on top.

I’m Too Sexy – Right Said Fred

Right Said Fred - I'm Too Sexy (Original Mix - 2006 Version)

“I’m Too Sexy” is a song by the English band Right Said Fred. It was released in 1991 as the lead single from their debut album, Right Said Fred. The song was written and produced by the band’s frontman, Richard Fairbrass.

The song reached number one in several countries, including Australia, Canada, Ireland, New Zealand, the United Kingdom and the United States. It has been certified platinum in many of these countries. The song’s lyrics are about a man who is so sexy that he cannot keep up with his own sex appeal