When it comes to overall talent in singing and acting, IU always sets the bar high. She’s not only an amazing performer, but also an inspiring, honest, and charming person, whether on or off-screen. Her incredible voice and maturity in portraying dramatic roles belie her young age, proving she is truly born to be a star. Over the years, she has released many memorable songs she wrote herself or collaborated with other great artists. Some talk about love, sadness, regret, and the joys of youth, while others discuss life lessons people can learn from while they listen. Here are some that might resonate with you, no matter how you feel.

When you’re experiencing the frustration and excitement of first love: “Good Day”