Best Female Singers of the '60s

Individual female artists or all female groups of the 60's.

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61 Ella Fitzgerald Ella Fitzgerald Ella Jane Fitzgerald was an American jazz singer often referred to as the First Lady of Song, Queen of Jazz and Lady Ella.

Cannot understand why she hasn't been mentioned previously. She was the greatest.

The Sweetest tone of any singer, she set the standard

One of the most beautiful voices on eath

No one could ever, and never will be able, to sing scat like Ella!

62 Joni James
63 Cher Cher Cher is an American singer and actress. Described as embodying female autonomy in a male-dominated industry, she is known for her distinctive contralto singing voice and for having worked in numerous areas of entertainment, as well as adopting a variety of styles and appearances during her five-decade-long ...read more.

What a thrilling dark powerful voice and do many great hits.

Always amazing...great actress too

A legend. One of the very few musicians to debut in the 60s & still be around.

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64 Erma Franklin

Aretha Franklin's sister had vocal skills with numerous singles and albums - she had the original hit with "Piece of my Heart" that became the huge hit for Janis Joplin.

65 Thelma Houston

The finest single of the disco era " don't't Leave Me This Way "

66 Kitty Kallen
67 Buffy Sainte Marie

Indian singer with incredible lyrics

Great singer song writer and activist

Just love her voice,need more,and her lyrics

68 Timi Yuro

Very underrated and though she recorded some material with bad arrangements not suited to her voice, but the song Hurt and many others put her at the top of the soul charts. As far as power and emotion, she's at the top of the list.

An unknown to so many...u gotta check her out! Sang from the depths of her soul. Killer voice!

Never heard of her before.She has an incredible voice.Very powerful.

Great voice.one of the best.should be well into top 20.

69 Doris Day Doris Day Doris Day, born Doris Mary Ann Kappelhoff (April 3, 1922 or 1924) is a retired American actress and singer, and continuing animal welfare activist.

I don't need to say any thing about Doris. It's all been said before.

Secret Love listen and enjoy

One of the Icons of her time.

Before my time, but I still love her

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70 Billie Davis

60's British songbird, should have been much bigger than she was. Best version of Tell Him.

Great voice 'Tell Him & Angel Of The Morning' outstanding

71 Joan Jett Joan Jett Joan Marie Larkin known professionally by her stage name Joan Jett, is an American rock guitarist, singer, songwriter, producer and occasional actress, best known for her work with Joan Jett & the Blackhearts, preceded by success with The Runaways, including their hit song "Cherry Bomb".
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73 Angela Bofill

With so many hits, she should be a hall of famer. A true jazz singer.

74 Kay Starr

If she was not one of the Best, her singing career would never have lasted for so many generations.

'Wheel of Fortune' one of the best tracks ever

75 Merry Clayton
76 Sally Oldfield

Such a clear sweet angelic voice... not in the list?

77 Odetta

Powerful and spiritual singer!

78 Carol Deene

Great and beautiful voice and such a pretty girl!

79 Nico Nico Christa Päffgen (16 October 1938 – 18 July 1988), better known by her stage name Nico, was a German singer-songwriter, lyricist, composer, musician, fashion model, and actress who became famous as a "Warhol superstar" in the 1960s. ...read more.
80 Dolly Parton Dolly Parton Dolly Rebecca Parton is an American singer-songwriter, actress, author, businesswoman, and humanitarian, known primarily for her work in country music.

Made a massive comeback. Appeared in numerous films and television shows including Magic School Bus (she voiced Murph) and Hannah Montana (as Aunt Dolly). - playstationfan66

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