Readers' Poll: The 10 Best Ariana Grande Songs

See what big hits and surprising deep cuts made the list

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8. "Why Try"

"Why Try" is Grande's version of Beyoncé's "XO" and even co-written by the same person: Ryan Tedder. The soft, languid power ballad builds slowly before she reaches Sia levels of booming self-empowerment, embracing her dark side in the lyrics and unleashing a chill-inducing belt towards the end.

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