Readers' Poll: The 10 Best Gwen Stefani Songs

See what solo and No Doubt songs beat "Just a Girl" and "What You Waiting For?"

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7. "Simple Kind of Life," No Doubt (2000)

Moody and lo-fi, "Simple Kind of Life" cuts deep. Stefani explores the inner-conflict she faces as someone who wants to be a wife and have kids but also values her independence. It is one of the rawest, saddest songs No Doubt ever released, especially as Stefani confesses to sometimes wishing for a "mistake" to make her pregnant.

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