Greatest Female R&B Singers

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41ChariceCharmaine Clarice Relucio Pempengco, popularly known by the mononym Charice, is a Filipina singer who rose to popularity through YouTube.

Oprah called Charice the most talented girl in the world.

Charice can sing any song with passion.
Charice is phenomenal, very talented, awesome and amazing

Use your ears before voting... we r talking abt voice in here! Legend

Charice is the best R^^B singer but not only... She can sing any type of songs
And she's proven that any part of the globe...

Who is she? Never heard of her?

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42Jennifer Holliday

Great live performer! Cheated out of the Oscar for the best sound!

43Phyllis Hyman

I love this woman singing, she was the most phenomenal sounding female artist of all times to me.. I still have a hard time with the loss of this beautiful life and great artist.

Saw her 14 times and teena marie 10 times my 2 favorites of all time

Phyllis Hyman should be higher. Her voice is timeless.

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45Angie Stone

In my opinion she is a true Soul/Neo Singer who is featured on a reality series R&B Divas Atlanta.

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46Nancy Wilson

Songs in the Key of Life... She is and has always been one of the greatest.

47Missy ElliottMelissa Arnette Elliott, is an American musician, hip hop recording artist, dancer and record producer.

Come on she's not an r&b singer but a rapper! - DaWyteNight

48Mavis Staples

You will never ever hear a voice so soulful and smooth as my hero. I always will love the sound of Ms Mavis!,


She's way better than this... So much class.

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50Deniece Williams

Instantly recognizable high octave voice. She was calling birds long before Mariah

Purest voice - listen to "Silly, or Black Butterfly", or "Free"... Absolutely gorgeous sound. She is also one that got it down on the first take of a recording. No overdub, no autotuning.

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51Agnes Monica

She is the real diva
She is singer, dancer, actress, songwriter, producer
She is gorgeous and supertalented
She is the most followed asian artist on twitter
And ready to Hollywood

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52Chante Moore

I have always Thought Chante Moore has a beautiful Voice. it's ashamed that her music does not get recognize true talent. she can whistle like Mariah Carey I have quite bit of her Albums.

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53Jazmine Sullivan

Jazmine Sullivan is one of the best and most underrated singers of all time.

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She is a very good singer and I think she's really pretty & I Love her music

Most phenomenal singer/performer to ever come off the American Idol stage!

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55Millie Jackson

Bad to the Bone hardcore sound... The truth!

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56Roberta Flack

There will never be another with the class and sound like this phenomenon!

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57Deborah Cox

Deborah is undoubtedly one of the most underrated yet greatest female vocalists to ever pick up a mic. She has a beautiful voice with great vocal power, delivery, technique, and style.

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58Keke Wyatt

I absolutely love her voice to pieces. She has great control n a huge range. Very effortless anointed soprano powerhouse. Her vocal styling is very unique n authentic.

Should be at least in Top 10. Great voice and those high notes she consistently hits is like no other!

Keke Wyatt she is a pure R&B Singer that has pure Talent she reminds me of Faith Evans. Keke is a another R&B Diva current on the Reality Show R&B Divas Atlanta. the third season will premiere on April 23, 2014 only on TVONE.

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59Lorraine Ellison
60Melba Moore
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