If Prince William ever takes the throne as King of England, his wife-to-be, Kate Middleton, will become his Queen Consort, or Queen of England through marriage.
Thoroughly intrigued with the mysterious process (and the fairytale romance) of becoming Queen, we decided to make a list of our Top Ten Favorite Songs About Queens. Some are applicable in royal terms, while others are just about being a strong, powerful femme fatale.
Either way, gorgeous Kate Middleton has both bases covered.
10. “The Queen & The Soldier”-[lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Suzanne Vega[/lastfm]
Although the British monarchy isn’t the same as it used to be, The Queen has a lot of pressures to deal with, being especially assigned with the heavy task of compassionately and diplomatically dealing with the issues of the “common people.”
Kate Middleton seems like she has a logical, understanding head on her shoulders, but that still won’t keep her from having to deal with wayward, unhappy “soldiers,” like in the lyrics of this Suzanne Vega song:
The Queen knew she’d seen his face some place before/and slowly she let him inside/he said I’ve watched your palace from up on the hill and I wonder who is the woman for whom we all kill