Best British Female Singers
The Contenders: Page 4
Agreed-Olivia is legendary at this point - #1 on the Dance Charts recently- in the top ten singles of all time with the #1 hit of the 1980's Physical- in the top 20 best selling artist of all time according to Billboard- she is the only female act from her era to be represented-and the only act outside of the Beatles to claim both all time top ten and top twenty artist position- this lady is a quiet giant-who really isn't mindful of recognition- but popularity and endearment of her fans might dictate much deserved acknowledgement
Why is she not here? She's one of the most successful female singers of all-time, and NO ONE has her amazing vocal clarity. Definitely one of the greatest.V 1 Comment
An amazingly powerful singer, who has enchanted us for several decades.
An international pop-star with The New Seekers, an accomplished West End performer, headlining Blood Brothers for years, and continuing on the UK tour right now! From Blood Brothers, to Taboo, to Footloose, to Cabaret. Lyn Paul has a voice to die for, every word is heard, every emotion felt.
Awesome voice, beautiful singer, a gem!
Her last album was in 2006, Late Night,
which includes Dance with my father
and Late night grand hotel.
About time, we had another recording!
No other British female Singer
has Lyn Paul's gift.
Stunning singer, beautiful lady.
Thank you Lyn for giving me
nearly 50 years of happiness.
Every day I hear your voice
and no one can ever match you.
A big voice when no more than a North London teenager...now more than FIFTY years ago!
LOVE CHLOE HOWL. Shes not even had a hit yet but all her tracks are amazingV 1 Comment
She has such an amazing powerful deep voice.V 1 Comment
Great singer, talented, lively performer, in my opinion up there with the likes of Madonna and Kylie. Jill is largely ignored on these sort of polls, but then Shakatak always were a hugely underrated band.V 1 Comment
80s megastar with hits including Aquarius, You Can Do Magic and You've got a friend ft Big Fun.
Umm, how was this not on here. Jen Ledger is the amazingly talented drummer/vocalist of Skillet and she has the most angelic voice I have ever heard. She is absolutely amazing. Listen I am not the type of person that likes to listen to female singers but honestly I could listen to her singing all day. If you don't know her voice, she co-vocals very well in the following songs, Hero, Not Gonna Die, Fire And Fury. There is much more but guys and girls, she really needs to be higher. No shes not in pop or any thing like that, but she has the best voice I have ever heard.
The new kid on the block
One of the greatest female singers Britain has ever produced: comparable to Janis Joplin, Bell's voice is rich, gutsy, powerful yet sensitive at the same time. Some of the names higher on this list are just ridiculous! The list is about SINGERS ie women who can SING ie with power as well as with restraint, conveying the whole range of human emotion. The top 10 should be: 1. Shirley Bassey; 2. Dusty Springfield; 3. Elkie Brooks; 4. Maggie Bell; 5. Lulu; 6 Alison Moyet; 7. Kate Bush; 8. Annie Lennox; 9. Amy Winehouse; 10. Duffy.
Most iconic British girl singer-beautiful poignant voice
Everything about her was absolutely right for the 1960s
More so than any other girl singer of the time-and much
More hip and cool than Dusty Cilla Lulu Marianne etc.
Hands down in the top 10
In terms of vocal range and brilliance of tone, Dina Carroll has got to be the best singer coming out of Britain. Full stop. Best news is that she has just released a new track called "We Bring On The Party", a dancey, nuveau-retro disco track on radio that is a welcomed returned to top form. She is highly underrated and in my book is the VOICE. A true class act from start to finish.
UK's first Lady of Soul. Nobody can belt it out raw and loud like her, I mean nobody. She worked with Prince (TAFKAP/ Symbol) and many other luminaries crossing pop, soul, jazz, funk, hip-hop and house on various projects as well as continually serving her own growing path as a solo artist. She is also loved on T.V. and worked together with other mothers for Trident: Mothers against knife crime in Britain.
Related ListsTop Ten Best Female Non-British European Singers of the 21st Century Best Female Singers of All Time Best Female Singers of the 21st Century Best Female Pop Singers of Today Best Female Singers In Concert
6 years, 170 days old
Top Remixes (13)
2. Annie Lennox
3. Florence Welch
2. Natasha Bedingfield
3. Jessie J
2. Leona Lewis
3. Ellie Goulding
View All 13