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Top Ten Best Female Singers

Beyoncé​
Beyoncé​

She is the best-selling female artist on the Recording Industry Association of America's (RIAA) Top Selling Artists list, the only female recording artist in the top ten, and the only artist outside of the rock and roll genre.

Adele​
Adele​

Adele Laurie Blue Adkins is an English singer and songwriter. Graduating from the BRIT School for Performing Arts and Technology in 2006, Adele was given a recording contract by XL Recordings after a friend posted her demo on Myspace the same year. She is best known with her international hit singles ...read more.

Whitney ​Houston​
Whitney ​Houston​

Whitney Houston had it all: Stage presence, 4.5 vocal octave range (1980's) subsiding to 3.5 octaves across the mid-90's, insane phonetic power and control at mid to high chest vocalization, emotion-full diction and a physical beauty that was immensely complemented by her splendid resonance and ...

Mariah Carey​
Mariah Carey​

CommentsTop ATopPopularNewest. Mariah Carey is the best-selling female artist of all time with more than 200 million albums sold to date and eighteen Billboard Hot 100 #1 singles (seventeen self-penned), more than any solo artist in history.

Rihanna​
Rihanna​

Rihanna has to be one of the best female artists of all time! I mean 12 number 1 singles, Most music video views in 1 day, 7 albums in 7 years! And there's waay more than that came from.

Taylor Swift​
Taylor Swift​

Taylor Alison Swift (Taylor Swift) is an American singer-songwriter. She was born on December 13, 1989 in Reading, Pennsylvania. She is best known for writing break up songs and for having more than 5 Grammys.

Lady Gaga​
Lady Gaga​

Lady Gaga is one of the greatest singers of our generation and doesn't need autotune or filtering to sound great. The fact that many horrible singers who can barely reach one octave are above her show how delusional the general public is. Lady Gaga can almost reach the fourth octave and her vocal control is wonderful.

Christina ​Aguilera​
Christina ​Aguilera​

Christina María Aguilera is an American singer, songwriter, and record producer, best known for songs such as "Beautiful", "Genie In A Bottle", "Fighter", "Hurt", "Dirrty", "Your Body", "Lady Marmalade", "Reflection", "I Turn To You", "Come On Over Baby (All I Want Is You)" "What A Girl Wants" and ...read more.

Celine Dion​
Celine Dion​

Celine Dion, the Best-Selling female artist in the World, is the greatest singer, to me! She has an inevitable ability to sing amongst legends before her time. She is capable of singing with any other artists and she gives you more than your own money s worth. She s devoted to many foundations and support many positive events. She unlike no other. I adore her as my all-time favourite. She has ...

Katy Perry​
Katy Perry​

Katy Perry is my favourite singer. She is a feisty, lovely, beautiful and sexy lady. She he sings so beautifully and I'm a big fan of her. She is a feisty, lovely, beautiful and sexy lady. She he sings so beautifully and I'm a big fan of her.

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Aretha ​Franklin​
Aretha ​Franklin​

Aretha is not only the best female singer, but the best singer of all time. This was before autotune, she can even still belt it out today better than all of these girls. Aretha is known as the Queen for a reason.

Madonna​
Madonna​

18 Madonna Madonna Louise Ciccone is an American singer, songwriter, actress, and businesswoman. She influenced a lot of singers such as: Lady Gaga, Jennifer Lopez, Rihanna, Beyonce Knowles and Britney Spears .

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Ariana ​Grande​
Ariana ​Grande​

Ariana Grande-Butera, known professionally as Ariana Grande, is an American singer and actress . She was born on June 26th 1993 in Boca Raton, Florida to Joan Grande and Edward Butera. She is best known for her role as Cat Valentine on the Nickelodeon sitcom, "Victorious".

Britney ​Spears​
Britney ​Spears​

britney spears should be no1. best female singer. just a bit better than rihanna brit has amazing style, to sing & perform so professionally. entertained crowds for years. a unique voice. femme fatale is in my opinion best album brits ever done. u rock girl till the world blows.

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Kelly ​Clarkson​
Kelly ​Clarkson​

Kelly Clarkson is such an underrated singer. To me, she has a wide range, a nice tone, good control, clarity, and a lot of power. One aspect of Kelly's voice that appeals to me is that it is so piercing.

Tina Turner​
Tina Turner​

25 Tina Turner Tina Turner, née Anna Mae Bullock, is a singer, dancer, actress and author, whose career has spanned more than half a century, earning her widespread recognition and numerous awards. Tina Turner is without question the best rock singer of all time.

Shakira​
Shakira​

I also like the good habits of shakira. Surely the best female singer of all time. How many singers can sing in 3 different languages in English, Spanish and French. She also has performed songs in different genres. I don't know many better than shakira. I won't buy this idea of ranking unless Shakira is in top ten.

Alicia Keys​
Alicia Keys​

Alicia Keys is WAY better then most of the people on this list. She should be on top. I think Alicia key is the best singer just listen to, her song like girl on fire and no one and also she like black people.

Miley Cyrus​
Miley Cyrus​

Miley Ray Cyrus is an American singer, songwriter, and actress. Miley Cyrus's voice is contralto. She became a teen idol starring as the character Miley Stewart in the Disney Channel television series Hannah Montana in 2006.

Selena ​Gomez​
Selena ​Gomez​

Selena Gomez fans come here quickly and vote for Selena Gomez and make her the top ten best female singer of all time. She is the most talented celebrity in the world come on please vote for her so she can at least be in top 3 I beg of.

Jennifer ​Lopez​
Jennifer ​Lopez​

World’s Top 10 Famous, Hottest & Best Female Pop Singers 2017 ... Jennifer Lopez, Best Female Pop Singers 2017 – 2018 List. Jennifer Lynn Lopez is a famous ...

Barbra ​Streisand​
Barbra ​Streisand​

Just reading the bios proves that Barbra Streisand should be number one the greatness of her voice is proven through all the number ones she has in her bio and her voice has endured for 50 years some of the top 20 you people put above her do not deserve to be mentioned in the list.

Amy ​Winehouse​
Amy ​Winehouse​

Amy Jade Winehouse was an English singer and songwriter known for her deep expressive contralto vocals and her eclectic mix of musical genres, including soul, rhythm and blues, and jazz. She is also a well-known member of the 27 Club, as she overdosed on alcohol at age 27 ...

Demi Lovato​
Demi Lovato​

It doesn't mame sense as she is the best female singer of our generation! She doesn't need autotune and has an amazing octave range! Her new album DEMI really showcases her vocals, go buy it on iTunes! Demi Lovato is such an amazing singer. I can't believe that she is not included on the list.

H.E.R.​
H.E.R.​

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Cher​
Cher​

She is the best-selling female artist on the Recording Industry Association of America's (RIAA) Top Selling Artists list, the only female recording artist in the top ten, and the only artist outside of the rock and roll genre. Her last album debuted at No. 1 on the Billboard 200 and registered her biggest weekly sales since 1997, making Streisand the only artist in history to achieve No. 1 albums in five different decades.

Amy Lee​
Amy Lee​

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Avril Lavigne​
Avril Lavigne​

Avril Lavigne is the most beautiful singer! She helps kids with her charities, she even surprised a student at school and did a small concert in the auditorium for the whole school! She has a great voice and real talent.

Nicki Minaj​
Nicki Minaj​

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Ella Fitzgerald​
Ella Fitzgerald​

Ella Fitzgerald so far down the list is just ridiculous. I love music and have closely followed new and emerging artists right up to the present. I have no doubt that Ella Fitzgerald still remains the greatest female vocalist of all time.

Carrie ​Underwood​
Carrie ​Underwood​

Carrie Underwood is the greatest female pop/country artist that the world has ever seen. She is completely genuine and very talented and beautiful. Carrie is an amazing Singer.

Janis Joplin​
Janis Joplin​

Janis Joplin (1943-1970) was an American singer who rose to fame as the main singer of acid band Big Brother and the Holding Company. She was known for her eccentric hippie style and psychedelic rock music.

Kesha​
Kesha​

She is the best-selling female artist on the Recording Industry Association of America's (RIAA) Top Selling Artists list, the only female recording artist in the top ten, and the only artist outside of the rock and roll genre.

Etta James​
Etta James​

"There's a lot going on in Etta James' voice," says Bonnie Raitt. "A lot of pain, a lot of life but, most of all, a lot of strength." James is often thought of as the ultimate blues mama, her voice a steamroller fueled by brass and sass.

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Billie Holiday​
Billie Holiday​

Gallery: Eurovision 2018 contestants: every act ranked from worst to best Previous slide Next slide 1 of 12 View All Skip Ad BILLIE HOLIDAY, who died on 17 July 1959 at 44, was born on April 7, 1915, and became one of the most influential singers of all time.

Diana Ross​
Diana Ross​

Diana Ross was the second best singer of all Time! One of the best female singers in history! Miss Diana Ross is The Ultimate Diva, The Female Entertainer of The 20th Century, The Boss, The "Supreme" Supreme, The Total Performer, and one of God's Most Greatest Creations.

Jennifer ​Hudson​
Jennifer ​Hudson​

Jennifer Hudson Jennifer Hudson, without a doubt can be categorized as the most powerful voices in Soul and R&B world. She also has a super strong and thick voice that made everybody, even US President, Barrack Obama recognized her ability.

Shania Twain​
Shania Twain​

Shania Twain has the best albums of all time! All of her songs are hits to me, even the ones that are not considered hits-they are! She wrote every one of her songs! Not every singer can do that, and she is the best selling female artist in the history of country music.

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Karen ​Carpenter​
Karen ​Carpenter​

Even today, so many years later, Karen Carpenter is the standard by which I judge all other singers. The type of music she sang may have limited her in some ways, but in terms of pure talent, tone, and emotion, she was the greatest female singer of all time.

Dolly Parton​
Dolly Parton​

4: DOLLY PARTON Over a 57-year career in which the prolific singer-songwriter has written more than 3,000 songs and sold over 100 million copies of her 90 odd albums, Dolly Parton has rightly become known as the Queen of Country Music.

Donna ​Summer​
Donna ​Summer​

Donna Summer should be among the first three singers... Probably having the best voice... Donna was a young pretty lady who could sing and dance. if she is low on the list or high. we all know (what she could do and she did. It. dress pretty. very pretty voice. all the videos and songs.. what else can I say? She was the (Greatest) music tells a story.

Hayley ​Williams​
Hayley ​Williams​

Hayley Williams is a breath of fresh air in comparison to other female singers in this generation. Most female singers nowadays only sing great in studios, but have barely if all vocal experience at all.

Janet Jackson​
Janet Jackson​

One of the best contemporary songs of the decade. This song rocks and I don't care what haters said about it - Irina2932 This song is amazing, it has a delicious beat, great sound and it's amazing.

Stevie Nicks​
Stevie Nicks​

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Ellie Goulding​
Ellie Goulding​

Ellie Goulding was number five on Rolling Stone ' s annual hot list in February 2011. In February 2011, she returned to the Brit Awards where she was nominated for Best British Female and Best British Breakthrough Act but lost out to Laura Marling and to Tinie Tempah.

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Pattie La ​Belle​
Pattie La ​Belle​

LaBelle was included in Rolling Stone on their list of 100 Greatest Singers. LaBelle is ... in the Best Female R&B Vocal ... Female Artist: Patti LaBelle:

Annie Lennox​
Annie Lennox​

" Lennox combines a childhood love of Motown with an operatically powerful voice — crystalline in tone, yet sultry. She introduced R&B to New Wave with Eurythmics, and in her solo career, she invented a sort of New Age soul, based around shimmering synths, horn blasts and, most important, layer upon layer of that voice.

Sia​
Sia​

She is the best-selling female artist on the Recording Industry Association of America's (RIAA) Top Selling Artists list, the only female recording artist in the top ten, and the only artist outside of the rock and roll genre.

Dionne ​Warwick​
Dionne ​Warwick​

Miami Dade Life Time Achievement Award - 2007 and Dionne Warwick Day - May 25; Starlight Foundation - Humanitarian of the Year Award; Bella Rackoff Women in Film - Humanitarian Award; Lincoln Elementary School in East Orange, New Jersey, honored her by renaming it to the Dionne Warwick Institute of Economics and Entrepreneurship.

Nina Simone​
Nina Simone​

"White people had Judy Garland — we had Nina," Richard Pryor once said. Nina Simone's honey-coated, slightly adenoidal cry was one of the most affecting voices of the civil rights movement — "I Wish I Knew How It Would Feel to Be Free" is still heartbreaking, "To Be Young, Gifted and Black" life ...

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