Best Female Pop Singers of Today

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The Top Ten

1
Beyonce
Think about it. Name the ONLY artist in the industry who is a vocalist and a dancer and a musical genius all while wearing heels and jamming along with an all female band. Name someone who is classy enough to not talk trash about others on social media. Name a hard working artist. Name an artist who can sell out a show in minutes with no album out. Name a timeless artist who can succeed in any generation. Many people want to say Beyonce isn't original. But Beyonce had a style. She is the only person who can perform iconic songs such as single ladies or crazy in love. She is the best female performer of our generation.
Beyonce is the ultimate female. She soars above her contemporaries, and she will continue to do reign as queen.
She has a shining example of what hard work and determination can accomplish. She may not be the best singer in the world, the best dancer in the world, the most creative artist in the world, etc. ; however, Beyonce is exceptional in everyone of these aspects and that's what makes her a living legend and the greatest entertainer of our generation. She truly is the ultimate performer and she has raised the bar for all current and aspiring singers and performers.
While most of todays pop stars will not have made it in the 60's, 70's, and 80's because they rely too much on their sex appeal and not talent, beyonce is very talented and could be successful in any decade.
Hell, beyonce even slays diana ross, tina turner E.T. C
Beyonce is not the greatest pop star of today, she is the greatest of all time.
[Newest]Because beyonce is lord of singers
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2Lady Gaga
Momma Monster ALL THE WAY! How can you not love her?! <3 She is inspirational and has the fashion, heart, love, and everything a person needs! SHE'S A GAGA GODDESS! (^_^)
The Madonna of the 21st century. Taylor Swift's songs are almost monotonous in meaning; Beyonce is WOW but does not have the "influence" factor Gaga has; Pink in my opinion has one of the greatest voices in pop history but lacks Gaga artistry; Katy Perry is a certified All-American as she dominated the US Billboard Charts like nobody has done she pales against the World Icon Lady Gaga is. As much as these artists have strengths and credentials in their own right, Gaga is the complete package.
Out of the whole world of pop Lady Gaga stands out the most. Not just because her totally awesome singing but her outfits, her personality and most of all her love for music and people. My true hero, lady gaga! Mama monster!
[Newest]Deserves to be down the bottom
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3Katy Perry
Katy is probably one of the few real performers/entertainers left in the music industry. Katy has a lot of stage presence, star quality, and charisma. She connects and interacts with her crowd and the audience. She knows how to put on a show. She is an phenomenal entertainer. Maybe not a good dancer, but a incredible performer. Katy's timbre is unique, beautiful, deep, and warm. she has a vocal range of 4 octaves and her voice is powerful, characterful, and soulful and has a feminine vibe and is of a fantastic quality. Katy may not have the best technique (which has gotten better over the years) & may not be in the level of Mariah, Whitney, Beyonce, and Florence vocally, but she is still a good singer/vocalist. Katy writes (and sometimes co-writes) the lyrics of all her songs and co-composes (and sometimes composes) the music of all her songs and she writes and composes many songs for others as well. Katy is a excellent and professional guitarist and has pretty good piano skills. Katy is extremely creative and is involved with everything in her career. she is 100% in the control of her career in all directions. don't even get me to start on the milestones and records that she has achieved/accomplished and broken/shattered and tied in just 7 years of career! Katy has sang gospel, rock, indie, country, lounge, pop, dance, electro, R&B, synth, worldbeat, folk, disco, trap, hip hop, and alternative music genres throughout her career. Katy writes and sings about love, break ups, sex, relationships, empowerment, hope, spirituality, bi curiosity, partying, metrosexuality, and etc... Katy reinvents herself. She went from a gospel singer-songwriter to a underground (and later became mainstream) rock artist/musician to a pop superstar icon. Katy went from the Christian teen of Katy Hudson to the punk rock girl of 'unreleased' and One Of The Boys to the bubblegum, sugary/candy, and party pop star of Teenage Dream to the matured, spiritual, and the girl from next door of Teenage Dream The Complete Confection and PRISM. Katy has the artistic creativity and the musical abilities to evolve and she has a lot of talent. You wouldn't know what is talent even if you get slapped in the face with it.  just because Katy is a mainstream and successful artist/musician doesn't mean that she is talentless. Katy has found her own Record label, I don't think that someone who has no talent will be able to do that.
Katy is the definition of Pop Queen. She knows the formula to a perfect pop song that's a sure crowd favorite. Multi-talented: an amazing, emotional vocalist, a great guitarist, and to top that, a very, very good songwriter. While the general public knows of her fun, light songs, she also has as much number of meaningful, moving tracks. An inspiration to those on the verge of giving up, she is a prime example of never giving up your dreams as she was dropped by a label numerous times before, yet now achieving so much. Katy is the real deal and people have to deal with that!
KATY perry is the best and she is the queen of pop... Her voice is so beautiful and catchy... Like an angel's voice. She is humourous and down to earth unlike many artists, she cares about her fans and she is just the best.. She is the sexiest and the most hottest lady ever.. Others don't stand a chance against her.. She is what every man wants.. KATY RULES
[Newest]I like the song Roar
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4Christina Aguilera
Christina aguilera 's musical ability is pretty amazing, you can see her vocal performance everywhere without any technical support other female use, she don't,
Incredible voice in "Hurt"...
You are the best...
I wondered why is it that she's not part of the top 10 but she has done so many things and has a achieved a decent success throughout her career. Her voice is her main strength. Her performance are all good. Her songs are very meaningful and inspirational. She has a decent chart success and has been labeled as "The Voice Of Her Generation".
She owns the best voice of her generation and the ones coming after, she can make such a great performance as performers who don't sing, but she actually sings like a goddess
[Newest]Christina is talented, pretty, and inspirational. She has an amazing voice and can sing like magic. And plus she can do impressions. Amazing!

5Pink
pink should be at 1 st, theres no one like her, amazing voice, brilliant performances a true artist, the best by far
Brilliance... Any extra explanation would be pointless, because if anyone has ever truely listened or watched a performance, they would be in awe.
Pink is my favourite pop singer of all time, and she is an amazing person as well. Her voice is unique and beautiful.
[Newest]Pink has a good soul in her voice. Do not get why she hasn't released more songs.

6Demi Lovato
Unlike a LOT of people in this industry, Demi Lovato actually has talent that doesn't need editing, and her live performances are almost always exactly like the original song. Her songs are inspirational to teens and adults alike, and she's so open about her own experiences and lets it show through her work. She's funny, and has a great attitude towards her fans. Definitely my favorite singer, and she has inspired me, as well as a number of other people. Demi has to be at least in the top 10.
Demi Is The Best POP Singer Ever. I Love Her ALL SONGS. She is my favorite Singer.
She has a voice which is so natural which doesn't need any editing.
Perfect concerts. And yeah, she has what other singers don't have - A personality. She's a huge inspiration and a role model for many youngsters out there. Hats off.
[Newest]I love that she is herself, and doesn't need to take off her clothes to be a famous singer.

7Taylor Swift
Taylor Swift actually knows what the music "feels" like. She doesn't just sing words and notes, she uses her feelings to express in her songs. Other singers, I can't hear their emotions through the songs, even if it sounds pretty. Taylor Swift is the only female singer that I like. And that means a lot since I am very picky in music.
Taylor Swift all the way! She has Talent. But why is Lady Gaga on this list? Actually, why does she even HAVE a career in music?! She is so disturbing. Taylor, on the other hand, is original, able, young, with a beautiful voice, and is sure up for great musical achievements.

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Taylor swift is the best female singer. She uses her complete emotion in her songs and all of her songs are strong and she really no the teensge feelings of a girl and that makes her special and she have to be in the first rank
[Newest]I love Taylor swift! I admire how she writes her songs about things that have happened to her, and unlike others, I don't groan and say "Another song about one of her exes!? " I just enjoy it. Cause talent like her's isn't going to come around every day. Might as well make the most of it while it lasts, cause who knows what kind of artists we'll have in the future!
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8Adele
Adele is a true artist, she does not need autotune, her live performances can touch listeners souls in a very deep way, and this is what music is all about touch the soul of your listener... She's humble which is a characteristic of a true talent, there's no true talent without humbleness... After all that said, her song writing will reamind for the decades ahead... She is remind us of the time that for somebody to have a record deal you'll need talent... The time when Withney got hers and before... People are full of celebrities... We wan't artists... Quality!
Girl you are the best singer in the world don't let anyone bring you down you will always be special and will go down one of the greatest singers ever
You have an amazing voice you are my biggest female singer inspiration. Every time I hear one of your songs it is always just so good they seem fake. I love to sing also and when I listen to you it just just proves to me more of what I can become. I LOVE YOU ADELE, NEVER STOP SINGING!
[Newest]Personally I think, a singer with more meat on there bones are always the better or stronger singers.

9Shakira
SHE IS NOT ONLY PERFECT IN SINGING BUT ALSO IN HER DANCE
She is just so amazing! She doesn't get her voice computerized & sings live! Lady Gaga is rubbish & Madonna is to old fashion! Thios is the order:

Madonna, Briteny Spears, Beyonce', Shakira. Soon Lady Gaga will take over Shakira, make sure that doesn't happen, folkes! I'm an 11 year old boy & am Shakira's biggest fan! I think Beyonce' has the best voice, but Shakira's is my fave! I hate the other freemason twits!
Out of all these females, she's THE ONE that has had it the hardest since she had to crossover and she's THE ONE that has fought the hardest to get to where she is (not like these other females that buy hit songs.. except for gaga) and still she's THE ONE that stands out the most globally. She might not be as popular in the US but she's pretty much got the rest of the world in a bag. You go SHAKIRA!
[Newest]The best of the best.
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10Rihanna
I don't know why people say that Rihanna sucks! She's amazing! She can sing live (Stay at SNL, We Found Love at Grammy, Only Girl and What's My Name on GMA... ), she is much better than Justin Bieber, One (Die) Rection and other pseudo-arists. Her songs are amazing. We Found Love is the BEST SONG EVER. She's also a Christian (that's true, NOT ILLUMINATI) Even Adele said that she's great! Who will you believe talentless conspiracy theories obsessed YouTubers or Adele?
I thing I love most about Rihanna's voice is how unique it is compared to her fellow singers. She doesn't sound like anyone else than herself, and I think she is in fact a really good singer. YouTube videos don't do her justice, if you heard her live your opinion would change. I used to not like her because I used to think she couldn't sing, then I won tickets to her show, and now I love her.
Rihanna is absolutely amazing. Her voice is one that you'll always remember. I think she should be at least in the top 3 not 7. Anyway, everyone knows that rihanna is certainly one of the best female singers of today.
[Newest]Really who would choose RIHANNA to be number eight. You guys have issues lo deserves to be number one.

Rihanna please go back to your cave little retard.

The Contenders

11Britney Spears
She's just got this quality that makes her seem so accessible. She's the girl next door. Friendly, cute, laughs a lot. Seems down to earth. She pretty much embodies everything America finds attractive. She's got a unique sound everyone always recognizes as hers. Her music is about having fun and not too much more. Exactly what Pop should be.
Britney spears is just amazing all around. She came out of nowhere and became the biggest star like ever. She also went through a tough time and stopped singing and performing but now she made an amazing come back and that's hard to do. She is by far the biggest pop star, but not just that britney spears will become a legend.
Was marked as the female version of Michael Jackson. simply the best artist of the 2000's. VH1 named her as the third most influential artist of all time next to Michael Jackson (1st) and Madonna (2nd). she gave us one of the best performances in live stage.T.V. ratings went on high when she was the main guest. her Vegas show in 2014 was the best selling tickets of the history of vegas. all of her albums got high debut. and had a 105 million albums sold worldwide and 200 million records sold world wide.
[Newest]Very surprised that she's not even in the top 10
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12Ariana Grande
She sings great live or not and is the most beautiful person inside and out. She is under estimated but give her a chance!
Your totally right they should give her a chance she's pretty and a great dancer
I love ariana! She is an amazing singer and an amazing role model. Personally I think she is one of the best vocalists in modern music today. No one is slaying like ariana right now. She has 5 songs in the top 10, one of which has only very recently been released. Shes rising in the industry and people will wonder what has hit them! GET HER TO NUMBER ONE!
She has 3 songs out.. 2 have been in the top ten. You all just wait. She will rise to the top!
[Newest]She is amazing she should be number 1.

13Mariah Carey
Simply the best singer... has had her shares of good and rough vocal eras, BUT overall, one of the most impressive vocalists ever on the planet. Just listen to the "If Its Over" performance on the Grammys which she sang within the first few years of her career. After that (the RANGE, emotion, quality in her voice, musicality... ) she could have sang songs with a 2 note range and I would still think she's the best!
Her voice is legendary, and she is the reason many younger singers sound the way they do. She inspired a generation of diva wannabes, and has subtly reinvented herself over the span of 23 years. Plus, unlike many contemporaries and big-voice divas, she writes almost all of her own music.
First of all, let me just say that no one on this list has the vocal range as big as hers, and the quality that makes her voice set your hairs on end. Mariah and whitney are forever number one, and I do respect all the ladies on this list, but mariah is number one by a hundred miles.
[Newest]According to many surveys, Mariah Carey is rated first, even preferred over such outstanding voice as the one of Celine Dion, who stands second. Third are Adele, and a large group with Beyoncé, Rihanna, Katy Perry, among others

14Miley Cyrus
Miley Cyrus she so talented :)))) she has 4 records all with very good music and good taste :)) she is a very good singer! Here are my top 8 best songs from her :)) 1. Can't Be Tamed 2. Robot 3. Who owns my heart. 3. Liberty Walk. 4. My heart beats for love. 5. Two more lonely people. 6. Stay. 7. Scars. 8. PARTY IN THE USA love ya miles :))
Miley is a great singer unlike selena gomez.she actually can sing at live.my favorite.
She is good but not more than Avril Lavigne. She must be in no.2.
[Newest]She needs to be Hanna Montana again. Only grown up!

15Selena Gomez
People don't think she can sing well she's better that Rebecca black and she's beautiful and even if she doesn't get too far in the music buisnees (which she already is) she has a huge acting career and even if she didn't wanna act anymore I think she could become a model. SELENA GOMEZ IS AMAZING
I love selena gomez...
Selena is beautiful and talented and she is very hardworking even though she had some trouble with her relationship with Justin she still focused on her career and she should be one of the most talented, beautiful and amazing singers in 2014
She is sucks. Her songs are totally useless. Her fans keep saying she is hot and cute. I think she looks like a kid.
[Newest]I love Selena she's amazingly talented and beautiful 😍😘

16Cher Lloyd
Cher Lloyd is pure perfection. Her voice is perfect! I LOVE her so much! Her accent is so cool too! She has such a fun, bubbly personality, every single should be like her! Brat forever
Huge lesbian crush on her <3 I absolutely love, love, LOVE her music! She has AMAZING talent and just every song that she has is wonderful! I'm a fan forever <3 LOVE HER!
I love Cher Lloyd she is just strait up amazing. She is so talented. I wish I was her.

17Avril Lavigne
Pop is not my first choice in music, but it has its place and its easy to listen to and sometimes, like in the case of Avril Lavigne, the lyrics are good, relevant, meaningful and worth knowing and understanding. This is really a great, informative and thought provoking and carefully thought out site my China, but perhaps you could include a top 20 list of other genres also? That would be so cool. Your audience would increase and I can see you have a passion for music obviously, so you should explore other genres, for yourself, for your soul. When I was 16 I only knew what the radio taught me. But then I learned about other music. I remember it was just called 'alternative' and I remember most of it was so difficult to listen to and I didn't want to. My ears were so accustomed to a particular sound, a particular formula, it took a long time. But over the years I have investigated Jazz (the old original masters), Reggae (also true old school, original masters), punk (still struggle with that, but words are worth it as well as the expression of raw frustration), Trip Hop, Post Punk and most recently old school, hard, real hip hop (not to be mistaken with R&B) and frigid (which I am still in the process of digesting and it's a challenge). But I love your site! And how you talk about these singers. So do yourself a favor and experiment with other genres, but make sure you are listening to critically acclaimed bands and stick to it until you get the essence (even if it takes a few years and you only listen once a week for an hour) and make sure you find out the words, especially if you can't hear them. Good luck my friend!
AVRIL'S THE BEST. SHE WRITES SONGS ABOUT WHAT SHE FEELS. EVERY SONG OF AVRIL IS FANTASTIC, ESPECIALLY COMPLICATED, WHEN YOU'RE GONE, SKATER BOY.
SHE IS SO BEAUTIFUL AND HER VOICE IS SO SWEET AND MELODIOUS.
I love Avril, she's the best of all singers. She rocks ;-) Especially in COMPLICATED and she is so Beautiful. And she has a voice a sweet as sugar

[Newest]No. 1 singer at my singers list

18Alicia Keys
No doubt a great woman and musician with a breathtaking voice
Best singer ever... She should be #1... No way lady gaga is in front of her, let alone #1... ALICIA KEYS IS AMAZING.
Alicia is way better then ladygaga that's for sure
[Newest]Class act and genuinely talented without gimmicks.

19Christina Perri
She is absolutely the best. Actually, have the singers/songwriters on this list have their songs written for them. Christina doesn't. And there is actual photo proof that Katy Perry smokes. It's just... Does no one know what talent is anymore? How is she number 30? She may have only two albums, but they are both filled with beautiful, touching, songs. She is sophisticated and talented, and puts a bit of herself into all her songs. Vote Christina Peri!
Although not extremely famous, she has an amazing voice which she shows off in jar of hearts
She is a great singer even though she isent as pretty as ciara rihanna katy perry mariah carey sevyn streetervand even more but she is pretty herself in her own ways

20Ellie Goulding
Ellie Goulding takes pop to the next level. She has an amazingly unique voice that is unforgettable and a lot of her songs are catchy and meaningful. She does much more than just pop songs. She has been credited as an amazing guitar player and dj. Her typical music styles are pop, dream pop, folk, and folktronica. I think that she should be more well know but she is stil an rising artist.
I love rock, metal, rap-rock, punk metal, nü metal, alternative metal, alternative rock, and anything along the lines of those. For the longest time, I couldn't stand pop and I'd wanna puke every time I turned on the radio. But then I discovered Ellie Goulding, the only pop star who's music I actually enjoy, and that's coming from me. Good on you, Mrs. Goulding, you've managed to gain an unlikely fan.
Ellie goulding is the best singer ever! My favorite song by her is " Animal " because it is so wonderful! She has made tons of songs that I LOVE.

Ellie goulding songs

1. Animal
2. Starry Eyed
3. Goodness gracious
4. Atlantis
5. Human
6. Stay Awake
7. Under control
8. Without your love
9. Lights
10. Anything could happen
[Newest]Ellie is the best. Just can't stop myself from listening 2 only her... love you ELLIE

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