Best Female Singers of All Time


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241Kim Walker-Smith

Strong vocals that unite people. Great leader

242Nadine CoyleNadine Elizabeth Louise Coyle is an Irish singer, songwriter, actress, and model. Coyle rose to fame in the early 2000s as a member of the girl group Girls Aloud.
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244Olivia Newton-JohnOlivia Newton-John is an Australian singer, songwriter and actress. She is a four-time Grammy award winner who has amassed five number-one and ten other Top Ten Billboard Hot 100 singles, and two number-one Billboard 200 solo albums.

Many voices on this list are impressive, even wonderful. But Olivia's is surely the most ethereally beautiful voice you'll ever hear. It illuminates Faulkner's faith in prevailing, not enduring; it calls forth goosebumps; it's a gift, pure and simple.

Oliva does not sell herself as a sex diva, she just is a great singer. The likes of Linda Ronstadt and Ann and Nancy Wilson of Heart. She can sing and genre and do it well. She has charted for over 40 years with her latest dance hit "Have To Believe" hitting number one. Olivia is known primarily for "Grease" but she was a big singer way before then with 4 number ones and lots of Grammy awards and the biggest song of the entire decade of the 80's. She deserves to be in the Top 10.

I find this a strange list, Olivia Newton-John should at least in the top 20 of the best female singers. Olivia can sing better than most singers mentioned here, Olivia is massively undervalued, many people do not know what she really can do with her singing voice. I was 9 years old when I became a big fan of Olivia, and I'm still a fan of Olivia today. I honestly love Olivia.

She's a good singer in Greece the musical especially that's what she is mostly famous for. She's really nice and her voice is good

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245K.D. Lang

Her voice is so smooth its like liquid silk. She caresses your ears. Yet, she has absolute mastery over every note - perfect breath control, power with consumate ease, and always a depth of emotion that draws you inside her heart. To me, she's perfection, the ultimate singer, and should be number 1 on this list.

She has more range than most singers
Saw her live in concert once and left the show feeling like I had made a new friend mostly due to her use of self deprecating humour as she related little anecdotes between songs.
Highly recommend that everyone listen to her duet with the late great Roy Orbison as they sing "Crying", a song that I felt could not be improved upon.
It doesn't make much sense (to me) to try and tell other people who the single greatest female singer is because everyone has different tastes. "Just Saying! "

Great. Has that country thing going' on, but spot on at jazz too. Check her out on Black Coffee. Her music is great as well, I loved the concert at the BBC some years back which features the super talented Ben Mink, who I believe has a lot of input with arrangements etc.

I know this is just people's opinions but come on. K. D. Has an incredible voice. We're not talking looks or flash but voice. Same for Mama Cass, one of the best voices ever.

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His voice really brilliant.. WOW
She's one the best singer..

Famous singer can make proud her country Indonesian and French. she can unveil culture songs Indonesia in the world - andrialvi

She's one of the best voice in the world and amazing women

The best Asian singer in the world

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247Mandy MooreAmanda Leigh "Mandy" Moore is an American singer-songwriter and actress. Moore first came to prominence with her 1999 debut single, "Candy", which peaked at number 41 on the Billboard Hot 100. After singing with Epic Records, she released her first album, So Real, in 1999. It went on to receive a Platinum more.

hey why mandy moore at 222, she's deserve higher level than than others above...

Her voice is really sweet. And She's the prettiest of all singers. She deserves more than this rank.

These lists are really strange. Mandy Moore is rated higher as an actor than a singer.

248Sarah Bareilles

She has the most heart felt songs and a beautiful voice. She is truly my singer role model.



How can one omit Sara Bareilles? Same for Leighton Meester and Kerri Watt- new but highly profound in their skills. All three have vocals better than any one in this list.

249Melanie MartinezMelanie Adele Martinez is an American singer and songwriter. Melanie Martinez auditioned for the American television vocal talent show The Voice and became a member of Team Adam.

Melanie Martinez is by far the most unique and special singer to ever exist! Every one of her songs and covers are amazing and I can't fault anything about her because she is so amazing and adorable!

Melanie Martinez is a rare kind of singer. She always has a touch of gentleness and always puts meaning in her songs. Think about it, all of her songs have a special story behind it, whether it goes along with her past or her album. Her style is so unique and cute. You will only experience a singer like her once in a couple thousand years.

She is the best singer ever and she should be #1 because her songs are amazing. Her music is awesome and hopefully she will get more popular because her voice should be heard and so does Crybaby's story

She has to be one of the best singers I've ever came across. She is unique and the story line in her album perfection!

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She has a pure voice and has quite a big range. She is a great role model for kids!

0%, really? She really has an amazing voice and her vocal range is amazing. 255th doesn't really fit her.

Was a young talented singer of r&b and hip hop and starred in her disney channel original series that's so raven and sang a good song on The collage rode trip with martin lawrence

251Deborah HarryDeborah Ann "Debbie" Harry is an American singer-songwriter and actress, best known as the lead singer of the new wave and punk rock band Blondie.

One of the best female singers in punk. Known by her great blonde hair. With an amazing voice, she reached the top of the charts in three consecutive decades. Debbie was also the sexual icon of the late 70's for her spectacular good look and she was recently awarded with the fashion icon award. Truly one of the best singers EVER.

An absolute class act, just listen to Picture This or Hanging on the Telephone. No 472!? I don't think so. Should be in the top ten.

Debbie is brilliant, so energetic. There will never be second heart of glass in my life. Beautiful era, that will never repeat.

I like Deborah Harry!

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252Nina Persson

I don't ner to share my opinion, just listen to "long gone before daylight" it's self explanatory

253Jennette McCurdyJennette Michelle Faye McCurdy is an American actress, screenwriter, producer, singer and songwriter.

Jennette McCurdy is one of the best country singers EVER! Her best song is "Hard to say Goodbye". Listen for yourself.

Shes on sam and cat and icarly and sexy

254Patience Hodgson
255Alyssa Reid
256Jodi Benson

She may have just been a Disney singer, but her voice is superb. - djh101

257Jazmine Sullivan
258Bridgit MendlerBridgit Claire Mendler is an American actress, singer, and songwriter. In 2004, she began her career in the animated Indian film The Legend of Buddha.

WHAT! Okay, I'll calm down but she does NOT deserve to be 165th place. Her singing is amazing! She's pretty, talented, amazing, shocking, just everything you'd like your own type of singer to be. Almost.

Love her songs such a beautiful person and a great singer she has so many good talents like acting too my favorite songs are top of the world, ready or not and postcard such good songs

Bridgit mendler, is amazing! Bridgit is beautiful your voice is very beautiful, are songs are different from what we are used to hearing WE LOVe BRIDGIT

I think she is really good and her songs are great - YOUnique253

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259Grace Jones
260Tiffany AlvordTiffany Lynn Alvord is an American singer and songwriter. She has been cited as one of YouTube's first "home-grown celebrities".

Come on... She is brilliant... Have you heard her voice she is sooo good at singing

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