20 Best Songs By Ariana Grande

By Nico Gonzalez

Ariana Grande is one of the most popular singers in the world. Her powerful voice and catchy songs have won her millions of fans. Here are 20 of her best songs-from ballads to upbeat pop tunes!


Save Your Tears – Ariana Grande And The Weeknd

The Weeknd & Ariana Grande - Save Your Tears (Remix) (Official Video)

Ariana Grande and The Weeknd have teamed up for a new song called “Save Your Tears.” The track is a mid-tempo ballad with a synth-pop production. The lyrics find Grande and The Weeknd singing about a past relationship that didn’t work out. Grande sings about how she wished she could have saved the relationship, while The Weeknd reflects on how he was never good enough for her. Despite the somber subject matter, the chorus features an uplifting message about moving on and finding someone new. “Save Your Tears” is the third single from Grande’s upcoming album, Positions. The album is scheduled to be released on October 30, 2020.

7 Rings – Ariana Grande

Ariana Grande - 7 rings (Official Video)

“7 Rings” is a song recorded by American singer Ariana Grande for her fifth studio album thank u, next (2019). It was written by Grande, Kaydence, Nija Charles, Chelsea Davidson, and its producers Tommy Brown, Charles Anderson, and Michael Foster. The song’s conception was inspired by a period in Grande’s life in which she frequently shopped at Tiffany & Co. with her friends. It became the album’s second single following the success of “thank u, next”. “7 Rings” is a trap-pop and R&B song with a repeating piano riff. The lyrics center around luxury and friendship

Thank U, Next – Ariana Grande

Ariana Grande - thank u, next (Official Video)

Ariana Grande’s smash hit “Thank U, Next” is all about moving on from a past relationship. The subject of the song is thankfulness, specifically towards an ex-boyfriend. Grande expresses her gratitude for the lessons she learned from him, and how those experiences have helped her to grow as a person. She also acknowledges that she is now ready to move on to someone new. The song has been praised for its positive message of self-love and empowerment. It has become an anthem for many who are going through a break-up or struggling with their self-esteem. “Thank U, Next” is a catchy tune with an important message – never be afraid to love yourself first.

Positions – Ariana Grande

Ariana Grande - positions (official video)

Ariana Grande’s “Positions” is a catchy, upbeat track that celebrates the joys of love and intimacy. The song opens with a playful key change that sets the tone for the rest of the track.Ariana’s vocal performance is confident and seductive, and the lyrics are both naughty and sweet. The chorus is particularly catchy, with Ariana singing “Switchin’ for you / Cookin’ in the kitchen and I’m in the bedroom / I’m in the Olympics, way I’m jumping through hoops / Know my love infinite, nothin’ I wouldn’t do / That I won’t do, switchin’ for you.” The song is a fun, sexy romp that is sure to get listeners moving. Whether you’re in the mood for a romantic night in or a night out on the town, “Positions” is the perfect soundtrack.

Side To Side – Ariana Grande

Ariana Grande ft. Nicki Minaj - Side To Side (Official Video) ft. Nicki Minaj

Side to Side is a song by Ariana Grande, featuring rapper Nicki Minaj. It was released on August 30, 2016 as the third single from Grande’s third studio album, Dangerous Woman. The song peaked at number four on the Billboard Hot 100 and topped the charts in several other countries, including Australia, Canada, and the United Kingdom. The song’s success helped Dangerous Woman become Grande’s first album to be certified platinum by the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA).

The song was written by Ariana Grande, Max Martin, Savan Kotecha, Peter Svensson, and its producer Alexander Kronlund. It is a reggae-infused trap track with sexually suggestive lyrics. The song’s title refers to the sexual position of “riding side to side”. In an interview with MTV News, Grande said that the track is about “the struggles of hump day” and how “tiring” it can be. She also said that she wanted the song to have a “tropical island feel”.

In My Head – Ariana Grande

Ariana Grande - in my head (Audio)

Released on March 30, 2020, “In My Head” is a dance-pop song by American singer Ariana Grande. The song was co-written by Grande, Victoria Monet, Charles “Scootie” Anderson, Al Sherrod Lambert, and its producers The Rascals (Jon Bellion and Timothy Allan). It samples “The Logical Song” by Supertramp. Lyrically, the song is about Grande’s insecurities in relationships and how she ends up overthinking everything. 

The song received positive reviews from music critics. One wrote that it was “catchy” and “addictive”. Another called it a “bop”. “In My Head” debuted at number seven on the US Billboard Hot 100 and peaked at number two on the chart.

34+35 – Ariana Grande

Ariana Grande - 34+35 (official video)

Released in late October 2020, “34+35” is a song by American singer Ariana Grande. The song is the second single from her sixth studio album, Positions. “34+35” is a mid-tempo R&B song with a length of three minutes and forty-one seconds. The song’s lyrics are about sex and include several innuendos. The song’s title refers to the physical characteristics of a woman’s body. Grande has said that the song is about “empowering women and feeling confident and feeling pleasure.” 

Rain On Me – Ariana Grande And Lady Gaga

Lady Gaga, Ariana Grande - Rain On Me (Official Music Video)

Rain on Me is a song by Ariana Grande and Lady Gaga from Grande’s album Positions. The song was released as the album’s second single on May 22, 2020. Rain on Me is a dance-pop and electropop song with the house and synth-pop elements. The song samples Judy Garland’s 1971 live recording of “Somewhere Over the Rainbow” from the film The Wizard of Oz. Lyrically, the song is about cleansing oneself from past pain and finding strength in vulnerability. Grande and Gaga both sing about wanting to cry and getting through tough times. The song received positive reviews from music critics, who praised its production, catchiness, and message of self-love.

Break Up With Your Girlfriend, I’m Bored – Ariana Grande

Ariana Grande - break up with your girlfriend, i'm bored (Official Video)

The song “Break Up with Your Girlfriend, I’m Bored” by Ariana Grande is a catchy and enjoyable pop song. However, many people do not realize the hidden meaning behind the lyrics. The song is actually about Grande’s experience of feeling trapped in a relationship that she is no longer interested in. The lyrics express her frustration at how her partner seems more interested in spending time with their girlfriend than with her. The chorus of the song reflects her desire to break free from the relationship and move on.

God Is A woman – Ariana Grande

Ariana Grande - God is a woman (Official Video)

God Is A Woman is a song by American singer Ariana Grande. The song was released on July 13, 2018, as the second single from her upcoming album Sweetener. The song peaked at number eight on the Billboard Hot 100 and has been certified double platinum by the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA). The song received critical acclaim, with many critics praising its feminist message and Grande’s vocal performance. God Is A Woman is a mid-tempo trap-influenced R&B song with a length of three minutes and twenty-eight seconds. The song features a sample of the 1962 song “He’s All Right” by Martha Reeves and the Vandellas. The song features heavy use of Auto-Tune

Stuck With U – Ariana Grande And Justin Bieber

Ariana Grande & Justin Bieber - Stuck with U

The song Stuck With U by Ariana Grande and Justin Bieber is a fun and upbeat track that celebrates the special bond between friends. The lyrics talk about how no matter what happens in life, friends always stick together. The song also has a strong message about the importance of staying positive and supporting each other through tough times. The catchy melody and positive vibes make Stuck With U a great song to listen to when you need a pick-me-up. Whether you’re spending time with your best friend or just jamming out alone, this song is sure to put a smile on your face.

No Tears Left To Cry – Ariana Grande

Ariana Grande - no tears left to cry (Official Video)

Released in April of 2018, “No Tears Left To Cry” is the lead single from Ariana Grande’s fourth studio album, “Sweetener.” The song was co-written by Grande herself, along with a team of experienced pop songwriters and producers, including Max Martin and Ilya Salmanzadeh. “No Tears Left To Cry” is an uptempo pop track with a light, airy production. The song’s lyrics are positive and uplifting, with Grande singing about how she has “found peace in a place of catastrophe.” In the wake of the 2017 Manchester Arena bombing, which occurred following one of Grande’s concerts, the message of the song is particularly poignant.

One Last Time – Ariana Grande

Ariana Grande - One Last Time (Lyric Video)

“One Last Time” is a song recorded by American singer Ariana Grande for her second studio album, My Everything (2014). It was written by David Guetta, Savan Kotecha, Giorgio Tuinfort and Gino Barletta, and produced by Guetta, Tuinfort and Afrojack. Originally a synth-pop track, Grande’s team was uncertain of its reception and later sent it to Guetta’s label to rework the composition. The end result contained influences from electronic music and served as the lead single from My Everything on February 22, 2015. The song peaked at number 13 on the Billboard Hot 100 and became Grande’s fourth top 20 hits in the United States.

Into You – Ariana Grande

Ariana Grande - Into You (Official Video)

“Into You” is a song recorded by American singer Ariana Grande for her third studio album, Dangerous Woman (2016). The song was written by Grande, Savan Kotecha, Alexander Kronlund, and its producers Max Martin and Ilya Salmanzadeh. “Into You” is a dance-pop and synth-pop track with influences of R&B. Lyrically, the song is about being attracted to someone. Grande has said that the song is about “the euphoria of first love”. Upon release, the song was acclaimed by music critics, who praised its production and catchy hook.

Problem – Ariana Grande, Iggy Azalea, And J Balvin

Problem (feat. Iggy Azalea & J Balvin ) - Ariana Grande (Audio Only)

“Problem” is a song by Ariana Grande, Iggy Azalea, and J Balvin. The song was released on April 28, 2014, and debuted at number three on the Billboard Hot 100. “Problem” is a synth-pop and R&B song with elements of trap music. The song’s lyrics are about a relationship that is “a problem.” The song received positive reviews from music critics, who praised its catchiness and Ariana Grande’s vocal performance. “Problem” was a commercial success, reaching the top ten in several countries. In the United States, the song peaked at number two on the Billboard Hot 100 and was certified quadruple platinum by the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA). “Problem” has been described as one of Ariana Grande’s signature songs.

Santa Tell Me – Ariana Grande

Ariana Grande - Santa Tell Me (Official Video)

The Christmas season is a time for joy, family, and of course, music. One of the most popular songs of the season is “Santa Tell Me” by Ariana Grande. The song was released in 2014 and quickly became a holiday classic. The lyrics tell the story of a young girl who is hoping for love on Christmas Eve. The song has a catchy melody and a sultry beat, making it the perfect addition to any holiday party playlist. “Santa Tell Me” is a fun and festive song that is sure to get you in the Christmas spirit.

Motive – Ariana Grande

Ariana Grande, Doja Cat - motive (audio)

“Motive” is a song by American singer Ariana Grande. It was released on May 17, 2018, as the second single from her upcoming fifth studio album, Sweetener (2018). The song was written by Grande, Pharrell Williams, and Brittany Hazzard, and produced by Williams. “Motive” is a trap-influenced R&B song with a length of three minutes and thirty seconds. The lyrics see Grande trying to seduce someone she is attracted to. Grande has said that the song is about “flirting and things like that”. 

Boyfriend – Ariana Grande And Social House

Ariana Grande, Social House - boyfriend (Official Video)

Ariana Grande’s “Boyfriend” is a catchy, fun song about the tribulations of young love. The lyrics are simple but relatable, and the song’s upbeat tempo makes it easy to sing along to. The song’s music video is also visually appealing, with Ariana Grande and her collaborators Social House dancing and performing in a variety of colorful settings. Overall, “Boyfriend” is an enjoyable song that is sure to please Ariana Grande fans and pop music lovers alike.

Love Me Harder – Ariana Grande And The Weeknd

Ariana Grande, The Weeknd - Love Me Harder (Official Video)

“Love Me Harder” is a song by American singer Ariana Grande and Canadian singer The Weeknd from Grande’s second studio album, My Everything (2014). It was released by Republic Records on September 30, 2014 as the fourth single from the album. The song was written by Max Martin, Peter Svensson, Savan Kotecha, Ali Payami, and Abel Tesfaye; it was produced by Payami and Peter Carlsson. “Love Me Harder” is a synth-pop and R&B ballad with a “throbbing”, tenor saxophone-driven beat and an electric guitar riff. Lyrically, the song features a dual narrative where the singers try to fix an unhealthy relationship with love.

Dangerous Woman – Ariana Grande

Ariana Grande - Dangerous Woman

Ariana Grande’s “Dangerous Woman” is a song about feeling empowered and confident. The lyrics talk about how a woman can be both independent and strong, and how she doesn’t need a man to take care of her. The song has a catchy beat and an catchy chorus, and it’s easy to see why it’s become one of Ariana Grande’s signature songs. The music video for the song features Ariana Grande dancing around in a variety of sexy outfits, and it’s clear that she’s having a great time. The video also shows Ariana Grande interacting with a number of different people, including some who are clearly attracted to her. It’s a fun, flirty song that is sure to get stuck in your head.