Greatest Female R&B Singers

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61K. Michelle

She Should Be Charted Way Higher Than This Now At Least The Top 10 Or 20 After That Last Album Even Before That Awbah Was Really Iconic

I love k michelle she should be number 2 because she is differnt and she came a long way

62Tamar Braxton

Tamar may seem to do extra in her singing but trust in believe that Bae can bodie any song she please to.

63Fontella Bass
64Diane Birch
65AmerieAmeriie Mi Marie Rogers, known professionally as Amerie, is an American recording artist, record producer and actress. She debuted in 2002 with the highly acclaimed debut album All I Have.

One of the most talented woman on the planet yet she barely gets any credit. She has her own original style of R&B that can't be topped. #GOAT

66Dusty SpringfieldMary Isobel Catherine Bernadette O'Brien, known professionally as Dusty Springfield, was an English pop singer and record producer whose career extended from the late 1950s to the 1990s.

The greatest white exponent of Soul & RnB. Her Son Of A Preacher Man classic is still as popular today as it was in 1969

Love Dusty Springfield! Her voice separates her from the pack.

Deep soulful singing from this great classic.

67Natalie Cole

This incredible singer is music's most diverse singer. She can belt out a song like I Can't Say No and I'm Catching Hell, and then get tender on a song such as Someone That I Used to Love. She has covered everything from Pop to Espanol. Unlike her contemporaries, Ms. Cole is not afraid to experiment with different genres...she doesn't follow the latest trends just for a HIT record, she records music with beautiful lyrics and sounds. Not to mention, she has written some good songs as well including the beautiful jazzy flavored gem "La Costa". Don't sleep on this lady, she is incredible!

Superb talent. One of the top 10 singers of all time.

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68Chrisette Michele
69Corinne Bailey Rae

Her first album was incredible I love to hear this girl sing bellisimo!


Talk about UNDERRATED... She sounds exactly like her songs live. This woman is truly incredible. It's funny how the most deserving never get praise and notoriety they deserve!

I love me some Tamia she is one of the most love underrated R&B Singers of the 90's decade. I had once lifetime opportunity to see her in Concert back in 2012 in Columbus, OH at the Veterans Memorial Auditorium and she can truly sing. true talent is very hard to find and she sounds like herself on her Albums, hands down one of the best in R&B. I believe Tamia should join the reality show R&B Divas LA with Chante Moore, and all the other divas in the future.

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71Lauryn Hill

The greatest style, her voice is unique, her lyrics are meaningful and her passion flows through her Music. She is amazing!

In a class all by herself. She can make your soul think about it...

72Ariana GrandeAriana 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" . She later become a singer more.

She has a good voice but she needs better less generic music! - NicoleScherzingersNumber1Fan

Her vocals are out of this world

73Vesta Williams

Did not get the props she deserved! Great vocalist.

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74Rochelle Fleming
75SelenaSelena Quintanilla-Pérez was an American singer, songwriter, spokesperson, actress, and fashion designer.

She deserves so much more than she got... Great!

Should be higher she sings well

76Jhene AikoJhené Aiko Efuru Chilombo, known as Jhené Aiko or Jhené, is an American singer and songwriter from Los Angeles, California.

She is amazing best vocals deserves so much higher

I can't stand this computerized voice!

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77TinasheTinashe Jorgenson Kachingwe, known professionally as Tinashe, is an American singer, songwriter, record producer, dancer, actress and former model.

Incredibly talented and the future of this genre.

"Incredibly talented and the future of this genre"
Lord, I hope not, or I'm gonna have to find another genre. Lol. - NicoleJohnnyLutherBrianFan

Love love love this girl she is so on the up sk fresh and current, move over Rihanna

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78Jean Carne

Has anybody heard of jean carne most incredible voice and range. similar to patty labelle but better

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80Joan Armatrading

You just have to listen to her music and her lyrics to see she is a great R & B singer.

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