Best Girl Groups of All Time

The Top Ten

1 Girls' Generation Girls' Generation

The key word here is GROUP. Girls' Generation since debut has never had a member removed, leave or added. Some of them have known each other for more than half their lives (Hyoyeon, Jessica, Sooyoung... Etc). They've gone through some of the very best (eg. Winning GDA) & worst (eg. 2008 blackocean, car accidents) life experiences together. All whilst keeping each other grounded, being supportive & staying strong. The SOSHI BOND is one of the most sacred & beautiful things I've ever been fortunate enough to have encountered & can only envy.


Girls Generation are the best girl group of all time. They are the number one girl group that no other girl group can beat or even come close to them. They are the only and the very first Korean who won YouTube Music Award beating Justin Bieber, Lady Gaga, One Direction, Selena Gomez, Demi Lovato, etc. Girls' Generation are known as "The Nation Girl Group". And billboard also declares SNSD as "The World Greatest Girl Group". They are also known as "The Legend of Kpop" and "The Queen of Kpop". They have been together for almost 10 years. Before, the longest girl group are FinKL with 5 years. But Girls' Generation beat them with almost twice their time and are still present until now. Their new song, "Mr. Mr" manage to be the only AsiaN song that is include in "25 Best Song in 2014" in TIME Magazine. Their song are in the middle with Ariana Grande and Mariah Carey. Who else can be like them? They are known for their bonds. ...more - Herno

Soshi, they are the girl group that conquered Asia. Cheer to Girl's Generation Mate!

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2 4th Impact

4th impact voices harmonies and dance move are from heaven, they have been performing and competing on many places and they found their way to X Factor UK and blows everybody's minds, they have a really fast growing fan base and the fastest number of views of their first audition, with almost 42 million in only 6 months, they are great, love them.

4th Impact is a great girl band, probably the greatest to come out in this generation. They are equip with fantastic singing voices that produces outstanding harmonies. More than that they are fabulous dancers. They can own any song from any genre, be it Pop Music, Rhythm and Blues, Broadway or Gospel. They also have this unique appeal that attracts audiences from every generation from children to pensioners. This is because they have found the balance needed to be current and old school at the same time. More importantly they are masters of their craft. They arrange songs that best suits their style. They also do their own choreography to match the song arrangement. That makes for a great performances evrytime

They are real artists who can sing and dance. They own the stage whenever they perform and are good role models for the young generation. Plus all the other attributes that make them really awesome

How did they even make this list? Look, they are not a proper girl group. Their rendition is good, yes. But, Spice Girls deserved to be at the top of this group. Duh.

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3 Spice Girls Spice Girls The Spice Girls were an English pop girl group formed in 1994. The group consists of Melanie Brown, Melanie Chisholm, Emma Bunton, Geri Halliwell, and Victoria Beckham, née Adams.

To the people who sort of bash the k-pop world:

Look, first of all the #1 is Mandarin NOT English so get your facts right.2nd of all you do not need to bash the k-pop world just state your opinion without bashing anyone 3rd of all there are many people who can ACTUALLY understand what they are saying and anyways they can also learn how to speak Korean with patience and practice, my first language was NOT English it was Tagalog and I managed to speak English quite fluently and I am also currently trying to learn French too. Many people don't just speak English, ya know.

Conclusion (sort of):

Don't get me wrong I love Spice Girls and their songs like Stop and Wannabe but other fandoms should stop bashing other fandoms, it's really annoying and just hurtful to the fandom itself. And anyways, people in Korea could be making fun of our music just cause they don't understand it. Advice:try to be considerate to other people's feelings when you bash THEIR ...more

I don't get why everyone is voting for kpop girl groups when most can can't even understand the damn language. Besides, this is for the best of all time, not just 21st century. Before there was SNSD or kpop in general, there was Spice girls, Destiny's child, etc.

English is the #1 most spoken language in the world, so almost everyone can actually understand what we're saying (And yes I know that there is some people out there who actually likes listening to languages they can't understand because it sounds awesome even though it can be a really stupid song if you know what they are saying).

Besides, Spice girls and Destiny's child were number #1 before we knew kpop even existed.

Yes I even like some kpop groups, but let's be real, can they create history around the world if people don't understand what the hell their saying (Unless obsessed fans try to learn Korean to know what they are saying).


#3? Spice Girls are #1

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4 TLC TLC TLC is an American girl group whose original recording line-up consisted of Tionne "T-Boz" Watkins, Lisa "Left Eye" Lopes and Rozonda "Chilli" Thomas.

I love TLC because they are so original - and how can a Japanese band who may be famous in their own country be number one whilst the second biggest selling girl band is at number eleven! TLC have great songs as well - No Scrubs, Waterfalls and Unpretty! They are a blend of Hip-Hop and R&B so I don't know how they are this low! - NickiMinajStooshe

Ain't 2 Proud 2 Beg
What About Your Friends
Hat 2 the Back
Red Light Special
Diggin' On You
No Scrubs
Unpretty - anewman

Love Them!
Left Eye shall Rest in Peace!
The Best Music!

I totally disagree TLC is the greatest girl group of all time!

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5 Destiny's Child Destiny's Child Destiny's Child was an American girl group whose final and best-known line-up comprised Beyoncé Knowles, Kelly Rowland, and Michelle Williams.

They have a variety of songs from meaninglessly catchy to very deep. For example "Check On It" is super catchy and just make you want to get up and dance! Yet, "Say My Name" is powerful. Their voices sound incredible together and they have awesome lyrics! "AUTOMOBILLS"

Like it is destiny's child come on people

Its a cool name every one of the girls are my favorites

...It's Beyoncé!

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6 Little Mix Little Mix Little Mix are a British girl group formed in 2011, consisting of members Jade Thirlwall, Perrie Edwards, Leigh-Anne Pinnock, and Jesy Nelson.

Little Mix represent the absolute best of the four fundamental aspects of a girl group: vocals, quality, choreography, and chemistry. Each member has a uniquely strong voice and they all shine through. There is no lead singer, no matter what critics might argue, and that is evident in their songs. They are the embodiment of top-notch pop music. There is a song for every mood, every feeling, every event: Little Mix will literally take you everywhere. They'll have you wishing you had an ex to flip off to in "Shout Out To My Ex". Their performances are no less exemplary: their vocals are exactly as good, sometimes better than the studio version, and the synchronized choreography is just the cherry on top of the cake. They are not professionally trained dancers, but that does not take away from their energy and performance at all. They have the ability to empower an entire crowd. Lastly, their image is as clean and positive as can be. They serve as role models for young girls, and they ...more

Little Mix is (are? ) my role models. In all their songs, they don't use autotune, and when they sing live, they sound exactly like they did in the studio. Their performances are always on point, and these amazing and beautiful women stun everyone by singing and dancing simultaneously. Moreover, they are extremely kind and down-to-earth. They care about their mixers (like me! ) and definitely put effort into their songs. Every one of their songs has a meaningful message that really hits you in the heart. Through their music, they send you an overall message to find love but to especially love and accept your amazing weird self. Little Mix definitely deserves a lot more credit because they do their best, and it shows to all of the mixers.

Little Mix is not only the first girl group to win the X-Factor, but the first GROUP. This task hadn't been accomplished in the show's 8 year run time until Little Mix achieved it in 2011. In a time where many artists use auto tune and lip-synch, Little Mix stays natural and sing every note perfectly, whether or not they are in the studio or singing live. Jade, Jesy, Leigh-Anne and Perrie are not only beautiful on the outside, but beautiful on the inside. They care greatly about Mixers and put in effort whenever they sing, which is evident with every song they write and sing. Their songs are powerful and impact the lives of anyone who hears it. They will make you laugh, cry, smile and inspire you. Little Mix is DEFINITELY the best girl group.

They are amazing and very pretty

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7 Supremes

The Supremes are the gold standard by which all groups have been measured since the 1960's and 70's. Their music is timeless.

So agree the Jean Terrell years was one of the best - this girl can sang, not sing but sang!

8 Fifth Harmony

They're absolutely stunning and all have different and unique voices. They're growing to be a big girl group and inspiring young people all around the world. We're very lucky to have them in our world and to be able to hear their music and see them change into beautiful artists. They should be in the top 10 and they deserve it. They care about our society, fans and the world, they want to change the world and at least impact it in a good way even if it's not everyone but they can be a big impact and inspired somebody in the world. They're so down to earth, loving, kind hearted, gorgeous and such a great model. They've started from The X Factor and they're still making it up to the top, one day they'll be the best and I know it. They're certainly the best especially in eyes. I love them and their voices and music will always be something amazing in my life, I'm so happy to be able to hear 7/27 and to share it with others around me. I can't wait for them to pursue their dreams and know ...more

People say they sing about sex all the time. Which is not true, if you actually got their album and listen to their songs. Most of them are actually not about sex and send a good message. The POPULAR songs are yes, about sex. But that's because this is what people want. One of their singles is "write on me" Which is a beautiful song but it is not hitting the charts because that isn't what SOCIETY wants. Fifth harmony are beautiful, kind and caring girls. And they honestly deserve to be in #1

Fifth Harmony is THE best girl group of this decade! They are beautiful outside and inside. They've got pretty mind and soul, beautiful face and body. They deserve the spot #1! These girls are so talented but underrated! Proud harmonizer.

Fifth Harmony should be higher. they are the biggest girl group in the world, and are way better than snsd, why the hell are they at 1? Fifth Harmony have Worth it and Work From home. They are the most viewed girl group of all time they have 2 songs which have over 1.B views they are the first and only. Normani is probably the best dancer and the only who can whistle in Fith Harmony. ally is the best vocalist in fifth harmony, Dinah comes after ally and Lauren's tone is amazing, they all can sing and are natrual beauty unlike those korean groups.

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9 Pussycat Dolls

I think that they are the best because even though they only made two albums they still considered one of the best of all time

They acommplished so much in so little time! 15 million albums and 40 million singles sold in just few years. Love them!

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10 The Saturdays The Saturdays The Saturdays are a British girl group who had a massive number 1 single called "What About Us". The group's members are Una, Mollie, Rochelle, Frankie & Vanessa. They have released more than 20 singles and are one of the most popular girl bands on the planet.

The Saturdays are the best girl group because they are the entire package. They are all gorgeous and full of spunk and character. They are also talented as they can sing, dance, and write their own tunes. They are also credible, as two of them can even play their own instruments (Una and Mollie). Some of the B-sides they wrote (I Can't Wait, Not That Kinda Girl, So Stupid) in my opinion are actually better than some of the tracks that made their albums that weren't written by them. May we hear more from The Saturdays for years to come!

The 5 prettiest and most talented girls on earth! The Saturdays are my all time favourite girl group. They are such lovely and pleasant girls. They have achieved so much in the past 4 years and are still on top. No harm but compared to bands like one direction and little mix the Saturdays are crushing them all when it comes to musical talent and looks. This must be true because I'm a directioner too but in my opinion The Saturdays are a thousand times these guys

This is when team says take over! Over!
Frankie Mollie Una Vanessa Rochelle! Come on girls!

No other girl group could ever - michaelking21

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The Contenders

11 Salt N' Pepa

Meet the real queens of rap cough cough nicki

Salt n' were and still are the most powerful female rap group ever to demand respect especially in the beginning when rap was such a male dominatrix game...hands down for the queens from queen...

12 Girls Aloud Girls Aloud Girls Aloud was an English-Irish pop girl group, which was created through the ITV talent show Popstars: The Rivals in 2002. The group comprised singers Nadine Coyle, Cheryl Fernandez-Versini, Sarah Harding, Nicola Roberts and Kimberley Walsh.

How on earth are they below the Saturdays who are good but not special. Nadine is awesome. They have loads of talent and top ten singles. I know they have split but they will always be remembered.

Girls Aloud are my favorite group, and should be the number one girl band in the UK! I can't wait for them to (hopefully) reunite in 2012!

Come on people. Girls Aloud are the best girl group ever and the deserve to be at the top of this chart.

Very stylish band

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13 2NE1 2NE1 2NE1 is a South Korean girl group formed by YG Entertainment in 2009. The group currently consists of CL, Bom, and Dara.

They debuted only a few years ago but they have accomplish so much is such a short time. Not to mention that they sing mostly in Korean or Japanese but they are now been recognize all over the world. These four amazing girls don't need revealing clothes or controversial songs. Their vocals, dancing skills, live performances, stage presence and incredible songs speak for themselves. - rainsk

2ne1 is th b e s t! Half the Korean girl groups on this list cannot speak English as good as 2ne1! I support all the other girl groups too, but I am a diehard 2ne1 fan! They have emergencies all the time because of their swagger explosions and their drop -dead gorgeous looks! Keep it up 2ne1 I will always be supporting you!

2ne1is the best It hurts that they gone few days but they bring back Fire and Scream di you miss 2ne1 yes! I don't care and can't nobody will bring down 2ne1 so GO away

They are the one could compete against their style and charisma...i love them

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14 En Vogue

HOW THE HELL are the pussycat dolls, destiny's child, girls aloud and the sugababes in the top 10 and en vogue isn't. En Vogue can blow all these chicks' asses out of the water. Do your research people!

You can always tell who is singing in other groups not them Supremes Diana Ross Destiny child beyonce who sang lead on lies on don't go

En vogue-good songs, great harmonies, beautiful talented ladies. Enough said!

15 Sistar

An awesome girls group of South Korea, they perform with a sweet but sexy sound... With lovable and kissable looks that draws them to you eye every time.

Every member is unique and their dance practices are fun, beautiful, and sexy. Most members break out of Korea's beauty standards and are all very talented. GO TAN GODDESS HYORIN!

Yah! Sistar is great.. no one can ever replace them! Such a unique voice (hyorin), melodic rapper (bora, ) great maknae and dancer (dasum), angelic singer (soyou)! SISTAR all the way! Impressive!

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18 The Runaways

The Runaways is so the best female band ever! Maybe they didn't last for too long, but "Cherry Bomb" and "I Love Playing With Fire" are my favorite songs! Vote for them!

Are you kidding me?! The Runaways should have a better place than 12! They started THIS for goodness sakes. THEY'RE THE FIRST!

They're better than the girl-power-pop that's up above them. I think that's all I really need to say. If you're not voting for them because you haven't heard them, go listen to "Cherry Bomb" on YouTube. I'm sure it'll change your opinion.

Listen to "Wasted." - BeatlesFan1964

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19 Sugababes Sugababes The Sugababes are an English girl group, formed in 1998 with founding members Siobhán Donaghy, Mutya Buena and Keisha Buchanan.

All of them can sing, their first albums are unique. They sing live better than on a studio record. No one can explain why, but just have this 'something special' thing.

Not a best girl group, too much generic pop but The blonde one is very special Lady.

20 4Minute 4Minute 4Minute is a five-member South Korean girl group formed in 2009 by Cube Entertainment with music singles and albums released primarily in South Korea and Japan.

4minute has always been a very talented and upbeat group. They have been unique, groundbreaking, and overall very amazing. Unfortunately they have disbanded but many can agree that the reason they first became interested in kpop was from 4minute. They gained success singing in both Japanese and Korean, showing their impressive ability.

I think they are the best girl group.They are very unique and their music too that cool unbeat song I love them! They are different than other kpop girls! And also their fashion are damm cool!

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