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The EW Mother's Day Playlist: Celebrate your mom with the Spice Girls and Pink Floyd

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There’s this universal thing with musicians (and all people): We were all born. From there, mother stories vary greatly, but based on that common ground alone, moms are often the inspiration for songs—whether it’s something along the lines of Eminem writing the emotional “Headlights” for his mother or Beyoncé’s “Ring Off,” which praises her mother for being strong through her divorce.

So in honor of Mother’s Day, we’ve created a playlist dedicated to all sorts of motherly songs. Listen below, and then maybe call your mom.