Julia Michaels is a woman of many talents and aspirations. If she is not tearing up the stage at the MTV or VMA, she is probably a guest star on season two of Songland. Born in Davenport, Iowa, Julia Michaels is best known for her great collaborations. Surprisingly, she has written some great pop songs that you might have probably listened to. Julia Michaels has written songs for Selena Gomez, Gwen Stefani, Britney Spears, Demi Lovato, and even Fifth Harmony. She has not only written for female pop musicians but also for several male pop singers. She co-wrote Justin Bieber’s hit song, “Sorry,” Ed Sheeran’s “Dive” and Shawn Mendes’ 2018 track, “Nervous.” She has also co-written for Maroon 5 and Linkin Park, proving that she is multi-talented. Born in 1993, Julia Michaels has had quite a career despite her young age. Over the course of her career, Julia Michaels has received three Grammy Award nominations, one for Best New Artist and two for Song of the Year. She has also received numerous nominations for the MTV Music Awards, Billboard Music Awards, and American Music Awards. In 2016 at the Summer Olympics in Rio De Janeiro, Brazil, she performed the song “Carry Me” alongside Kygo at the closing ceremony. Please check out the top ten Julia Michaels songs of all time.
10. Worst In Me
Coming in at number ten is a song that sees Julia Michaels talk about her feelings for a past romantic flame in the wake of their break up. In the end, Julia Michaels finds that there is a mental dispute that breaks the bond between her and the intense love for her partner. The song is contained in her 2017 EP, Nervous System, and she admits that it is one of her most favorite songs.
9. Just Do It
Coming in at number nine on our countdown of the ten best Julia Michales songs is another one from her EP, Nervous System, and serves as the fifth song. In this song, Julia Michaels notes that her boyfriend no longer wants to be with her, but he is afraid of asking for a breakup, although Julia Michaels wants him to gather the courage to ask for it.
8. If the World Was Ending (With JP Saxe)
In this song, Julia Michaels teams up with Jp Saxe in an apocalyptic love song that sees them ask if they would come over if the world were ending. The song was co-written by Julia Michaels before the Covid-19 pandemic struck and was inspired by two massive earthquakes which hit LA in July 2019. The song was nominated for a Grammy Award for the Best Song of the Year category in 2021, becoming Julia Michael’s third nomination.
7. Uh Huh
Julia Michaels’ 2017 EP was terrific, and it served us with some incredible tunes, and “Uh Huh” is just another impressive song from the EP. The song was composed by the remarkable duo of Mattman & Robin and was released by Republic Records. The mid-tempo guitar-driven song explores the fight between our minds and our emotions, such as the breath we take right before a kiss.
6. Sorry (With Justin Bieber)
Coming in at number six is the Justin Beiber song, “Sorry.” The song was written by Justin Bieber alongside Julia Michaels, with the lyrics revolving around a plea for a chance to be forgiven by a lover. The song lyrics are unique, and we can see a lot of creativity and output, which Julia Michaels was a big part of.
5. I Miss You (With Clean Bandit)
This song came about after Julia Michaels had been involved in the songwriting for other artists but decided to give the song to Clean Bandit for a project that was coming up around that time. It was the first time Julia Michaels collaborated with Celan bandit for a song. The lyrics of the song talk about missing a person after both of you have called off the relationship.
4. Hurt Somebody (With Noah Kahan)
The original version of this song was done by Noah Kahan in 2017, but a duet with Julia Michaels was released a year later. The song talks about the fear of cutting things off with someone you love even though you both know it is for your good. The song illustrates the inner dialogue in oneself of trying to stomach the weight of moving on. Julia Michael’s version is impressive, adding harmony and great vocals to an already intense single.
3. What a Time feat. Niall Horan
In this song, Julia Michaels teams up with Irish singer Niall Horan in one of the most outstanding songs from her 2019 EP, Inner Monologue Part 1. Days after its release, the song became the second most added single from the EP after being sent to Australian Radio. In addition, the song was nominated for an award in the category of Choice Collaboration at the 2019 Teen Choice Awards.
Coming in at number two is a mid-tempo pop song which is the final single from the soundtrack to the 2018 film, Fifty Shades of Free. The song is incredibly addictive and features lyrics in which Julia Michaels reminisces of her past lover. Despite this, the lyrics still contain several religious and spiritual innuendos.
Coming in at number one on our countdown of the top ten Julia Michaels songs is the track, “Issues.” It is arguably her greatest song, and it talks about two people who are having issues in a relationship, but they both love each other so much and want to solve their relationship issues. The song’s popularity soared after Selena Gomez posted a video of them dancing to the song. The song has been certified triple platinum, and there is no doubt that it is her greatest song to date.