Best Female Jazz Singers
The Top Ten
She has such a recognizable voice. I can't get enough of her. Her scatting is incredible and when she sings with Louis, the contrast is amazing and beautiful.
I'm such a fan that I named my dachshunds Ella & Louie!
There is no way I could let 'The First Lady Of Song' be anywhere but #1 Just exquisite. - Britgirl
Billie Holiday had the ability to communicate sincerely, from the experience of her life, in a way no other singer ever could.
She sang in a relatively straightforward manner, with perfect intonation and a lovely sense of easy timing.
She was as much a story teller as a singer.
She is one of my favorite female singers along with Peggy Lee who’s is my favorite singer and female and Billie Holiday is one of my favorite singer s along with Peggy Lee who said is my favorite singer as well.
Always and forever will be number 1 in my opinion... One of the most amazing, charismatic singers of all time.
Very expressive singer. She sings from her soul.
She is One of the best. She is able to give every Song her own touch. And that is often better than the original.
Love her so much. She is the best.
Just so soulful. And honest. I totally believe that she believes in the beautiful songs she sings. - Britgirl
One of my favorite female singers I have 2 favorite female singers and singers Peggy Lee and Billie Holiday.
For every man there's a woman - its Peggy Lee for me.
Man she’s beautiful.
Who can forget the enchanting, 'There'll Be Another Spring' and 'Fever'? Not I, Sir. Not I... - Britgirl
I LOVE HER! I'm into modern pop music mostly, but her voice draws me into that older soul vibe stuff. LOVE IT!
She's also a pretty good Blues singer too. - Britgirl
My favourite song of Etta's is 'At Last' - Britgirl
You encouraged me so I voted her too...not my fault! Hehehe! I'm thinking of making a list with the most beautiful songs that Diana has sung. When you feel like listening to her, you can take a look at it. I'm making it now, yes I decided it!
I've Just had the pleasure of hearing her version of Love Me Like A Man. Bonnie Raitt still tops her but wow, Diana's version needs a listen or three...! - Britgirl
Beautiful voice and wow! What a pianist! - Britgirl
Love her tone.
Best new jazz singer. She is great. She should be higher on this list.