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Top 17 Songs for a Playlist About the Other Woman

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Find the perfect song for your love triangle situation here!

Find the perfect song for your love triangle situation here!

A woman may, on occasion, get caught up in a love triangle. Whether you are a woman in love with a man who's already taken or a woman whose man is being chased after by another woman, here are some songs you may relate to.

17 Powerful Songs About Cheating and the Other Woman

  1. "Invisible" by Taylor Swift
  2. "You Belong With Me" by Taylor Swift
  3. "Teardrops on My Guitar" by Taylor Swift
  4. "Cold Shoulder" by Adele
  5. "Better Than Revenge" by Taylor Swift
  6. "Next B****" by Davina
  7. "Hands Off" by Maria Vidal
  8. "Lay Your Hands (Off My Man)" by Vaya Con Dios
  9. "You Ain't Woman Enough to Take My Man" by Loretta Lynn
  10. "Sk8er Boi" by Avril Lavigne
  11. "Boyfriend" by Ashlee Simpson
  12. "Girlfriend" by Avril Lavigne
  13. "Misery Business" by Paramore
  14. "Should've Said No" by Taylor Swift
  15. "Before He Cheats" by Carrie Underwood
  16. "Trash" by Demi Lovato
  17. "U Got Nothin' on Me" by Demi Lovato

1. "Invisible" by Taylor Swift

This song is about being in love with a man who is in love but not in a relationship with someone else. The girl sings about how much she loves the guy and how the other woman would never love him back.

Lyrics pick:

You can't see me wanting you the way you want her

2. "You Belong With Me" by Taylor Swift

This is a song about being in love with a man who is in a relationship with someone else. But the relationship isn't a happy one, and the girl thinks she is the better match. It's the most angst-ridden, perfect unrequited love song.

Lyrics pick:

Walk in the streets with you and your worn-out jeans
I can't help thinking this is how it ought to be
Laughing on a park bench thinking to myself, hey, isn't this easy!

3. "Teardrops on My Guitar" by Taylor Swift

This is another song about being in love with a man who is in a relationship, but this time the guy says, "he's so in love, he's finally got it right," while the girl wonders, "if he knows he's all I think about at night."

Lyrics pick:

She better hold him tight
Give him all her love

4. "Cold Shoulder" by Adele

This is a song where the guy is in a relationship with the girl but is in love with someone else.

Lyrics pick:

You grace me with your cold shoulder
Whenever you look at me I wish I was her
You shower me with words made of knives
Whenever you look at me I wish I was her

5. "Better Than Revenge" by Taylor Swift

This upbeat, angry song talks about a woman stealing your man, and how the girl knows how to take revenge. Lyrics are spiteful towards the other woman, but not the man.

Lyrics pick:

I underestimated just who I was dealing with
She had to know the pain was beating on me like a drum
She underestimated just who she was stealing from

6. "Next B****" by Davina

Warning: Explicit lyrics

This is a song where the girl asks the other woman to stay away from her man.

Lyrics pick:

Hold up, homegirl . . . Hold up, I seen you peepin' n you thinkin' up a plan
Hold up, playgirl . . . I seen you schemin' n you're creepin' on my man

7. "Hands Off" by Maria Vidal

This is another song where the girl asks the other woman to stay away from her man.

Lyrics pick:

I've been watching you for long enough
To know you're making a thing for the one I love
Now I don't blame you for looking,
But you better not touch.

8. "Lay Your Hands (Off My Man)" by Vaya Con Dios

This is another song where the girl asks the other woman to stay away from her man.

Lyrics pick:

You don't even want him
You just want what I have

9. "You Ain't Woman Enough to Take My Man" by Loretta Lynn

This confident, classic country song puts all the blame on the girl, saying men have a habit of looking.

Lyrics pick:

He took a second look at you, but he's in love with me
Well, I don't know where they leave you, oh, but I know where I'll stand And you ain't woman enough to take my man

10. "Sk8er Boi" by Avril Lavigne

In this song, the guy used to be in love with a girl who "had a pretty face" who "needed to come back down to earth." She rejected the boy. Now the boy is a superstar, and the girl goes to his show and "looks up at the man that she turned down." But the boy is someone else's now.

Lyrics pick:

Sorry, girl, but you missed out
Well, tough luck, that boy's mine now
We are more than just good friends
This is how the story ends

11. "Boyfriend" by Ashlee Simpson

This is a song where the guy's girlfriend suspects the girl of trying to steal her man when she's not doing that! She tells the girl that she didn't steal her boyfriend.

Lyrics pick:

Please stop telling all your friends, I'm getting sick of them
Always staring at me like I took him from ya
'

12. "Girlfriend" by Avril Lavigne

This is a song about trying to steal a girl's boyfriend. The video fits perfectly too.

Lyrics pick:

So come over here, tell me what I want to hear
Better yet make your girlfriend disappear

13. "Misery Business" by Paramore

A song where the girl steals back her guy from another woman and is now bragging about it. Very spiteful, energetic—the perfect bragging song.

Lyrics pick:

Whoa, I never meant to brag
But I got him where I want him now
Whoa, it was never my intention to brag
To steal it all away from you now

14. "Should've Said No" by Taylor Swift

This is a song where the guy has cheated on the girl and is asking for her forgiveness. Sad and angry at the same time.

Lyrics pick:

I shouldn't be asking myself, "Why?"
You shouldn't be beggin' for forgiveness at my feet
You should've said, "No"

15. "Before He Cheats" by Carrie Underwood

In this song, while the guy is cheating on the girl, the girl gets revenge by wrecking his car. It's a perfectly vengeful, catchy song.

Lyrics pick:

I took a Louisville slugger to both headlights
I slashed a hole in all four tires
Maybe next time he'll think before he cheats

16. "Trash" by Demi Lovato

This is a song about being dumped for another woman.

Lyrics pick:

You can call it pure torture
Watching your every move with her
Oh, just the thought of it
Knowing what goes on between you makes me sick

17. "U Got Nothin' on Me" by Demi Lovato

This is a song about catching your boyfriend cheating.

Lyrics pick:

Say goodbye to broken promises
Time to face your carelessness
Don't bore me with apologies
And come crawling back on your knees

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