Adele, Someone Like You – The Brits 2011

The performance that Adele said herself changed her life forever. She’s a gift.

P!nk, Just Like Fire – Billboard Music Awards 2016

P!nk went full acrobat hundreds of feet in the air while swinging from a clock. Bad ass.

Lady Gaga, Speechless – Royal Variety Performance

She played the piano while belting out Speechless hanging from the air. Like, c’mon, too slick.

Kelly Clarkson, Piece By Piece – American Idol The Farewell Season

Just watch it. If you don’t cry, like, are you even human?!

Elton John - Dodger's Stadium

We couldn't pick one specific song that Elton performed during one of his most iconic gigs, but Bennie And The Jets will always be a fave. The two sellout shows cemented Elton as a living legend.

Lady Gaga, You And I – MTV VMAs 2011

Gender does not exist here. We stan.

Beyoncé, Run The world (Girls) – Billboard Music Awards 2011

Not only did Queen B have her parents intro her performance, but Michelle Obama, Bono and Lady Gaga too. Now that’s a true icon, oh, and she was freakin’ pregnant. Mind blowing.

Miley Cyrus, We Can’t Stop – MTV VMAs 2013

The foam finger incident. 2013 was a whole damn moment.

Kanye West, All Day – The Brits 2015

Fire. Fire. Fire.