Best Female Singers of All Time


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201 Julie Andrews Julie Andrews Dame Julia "Julie" Elizabeth Andrews is an English film and stage actress, singer, author, theatre director and dancer.

Surely she should be in the top five if not number 1!
Her vocal ability is phenomenal, the purity and clarity are amazing, her Strength and poise wonderful and fully controlled, her vocal "gymnastics"!, she always sounds amazing and she sings with feeling and emotion. She is Truly amazing!

Julie Andrews is by far the best female singer of all time in my opinion! She could hit four octave notes at the age of ten, she is the youngest person ever asked to sing before the queen and her voice holds pure class and beauty none of the above are anywhere near as good as Julie Andrews in my opinion.

Seriously. Her voice is crystal clear. Try listening to some of her songs - I'd recommend something from The Sound of Music. She is just phenomenal. Surprised she's not in the list at all.

She's such a legend I don't know why she's so far back in the list though. Her career has been very interesting and in the sound of music well what can you say!

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202 Dove Cameron Dove Cameron Dove Cameron is an American actress and singer. She is known for playing a dual role as both title characters in the Disney Channel teen sitcom Liv and Maddie.

Your right she is more than a movie she's aw

Second best. Dolly Part on is the best

I only like her because she was in my favorite movie Desendens


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203 Judith Durham (The Seekers)

Judith Durham is not going to win this kind of poll, because she is from a different era, doesn't do music videos, or use autotune. But greatness should be greatness, no matter what era or what field. And Judith had, and still has, one of the absolutely most beautiful voices I have ever heard in all of recorded music. Not only is her pitch and tone perfect, she is absolutely lovely to listen to, because her voice is so warm and unembellished by showy effects. Every song she has ever sung, she sings with understanding of the lyrics and of the emotional meaning behind them. She could have been a light opera star in the '20's, a jazz legend in the '30's, a big band singer in the '40's, a multimillion selling female singer in the '50's. She came of age in the '60's, so she was a folk/pop sensation, to fit the times. I would urge those who Peruse this poll to actually sit down and listen to her sing "I'll Never Find Another You," or "The Carnival is Over," or even "Danny Boy," and you will ...more

I just can't believe Judith Durham is this far down on this list. She is probably the most accomplished and versatile singer in this list... She should at least be in the top 5. I can only attribute this to youth and teenage listeners. To have a list like this is unfair because to many are not fair or open minded and you have to be to do this kind of thing... I will not knock any of the singers here because they are all good in their own right but none of them have the veratility or sound of Judith Durham... - moparmtn

Judith Durham has a clarity, strength and range of voice that is matched by few. She began singing in the "folk song" era, but she did not have negative songs. She also presented inspirational performances with songs such as "Amazing Grace"! If you dont' know this wonderfual lady, please visit her on You Tube and listen to a couple of songs, either individual or with Judith as lead singer of "The Seekers. "

Magnificence abounds with the pure beauty of Judith Durham's voice. Truly talented with a warmth and clarity that has to be heard to be believed, sends shivers down my spine. She's sold over 70 million records, holds the Guinness book of records records for the biggest concert attendance in the southern hemisphere with her band, the Seekers, they stopped counting the concert goers when it reached over 200,000 - no mean feat! Fantastic lady and a far better singer than the majority on here, she should rightfully be at least in the top 5

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204 Jill Scott

I never heard a voice like this before. The future will say.

205 Jaci Velasquez
206 Gemma Hayes
207 Rye Rye

I accidentualy clicked to vote this don't even know who rye rye is just ignore my accidental vote

208 Lisa Johansson
209 Cerys Matthews
210 Beth Orton
211 Alexis Jordan Alexis Jordan Alexis Jordan is an American singer and actress from Columbia, South Carolina. Jordan rose to fame as a contestant on the first season of America's Got Talent in 2006. After being eliminated from the show, she began to upload cover songs to YouTube, which received millions of views.

Are you serious Alexis Jordan at 194? She was the best singer of 2010. - ItsDaWorldOfSNuGGLEZ

212 Lisa Fischer
213 Tinashe Tinashe Tinashe Jorgenson Kachingwe, known professionally as Tinashe, is an American singer, songwriter, record producer, dancer, actress and former model.

She is awesome,good looking,talented,good singer and many more. Her voice is the best. I listen to her songs all the time. I know lots of her songs of by heart.

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214 Bebe Rexha Bebe Rexha

She's better than at least 200 singers listed above her... She's new though and yeah it will take some time to get recognition for what she's worth

Her voice is extremely unique. Why exactly is she 214th place, may I ask?

I love Me, Myself, and I

215 Lara Fabian

Absolutely number 1, what beautiful songs she writes in so many languages. Her live performance deliveries are STUNNING! The stage presence, passion she exudes with a voice range and belts surpassed by none!

Incredible performer! Polyglot, she sings beautifully in English, French, Italian and Spanish. She is truly a wonderful voice.

Sings in French, English, Italian, Spanish, Russian, Portuguese, Greek, German like a native. Writes her own songs and is a Lyric soprano in four octaves, has been in films, sold over 18 million records. Just listen to "Adagio" to get a taste of her great vocals, then ask if she shouldn't be in the top 5 best!

Lara one of the most talented singer in the hole world. Lara fabian and celine dion are best singers of all time

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216 Melanie Martinez Melanie Martinez Melanie Adele Martinez is an American singer and songwriter. Melanie Martinez auditioned for the American television vocal talent show The Voice and became a member of Team Adam.

*stabs everything* WHAT? WHAT ARE YOU DOING DOWN HERE? LEMME HELP YOU UP. Melanie's songs are unique. She is a true vocalist. Her songs are eerie, but sweet. Her voice makes me think of an melodic angel singing, but entering the dark and singing her heart out, too guide her way out of the darkness. Revealing too everyone her harmonious singing talent. She's weird, which means different, which means unique. Her child-like songs and her vocal skills blow me away.

Melanie Martinez is by far the most unique and special singer to ever exist! Every one of her songs and covers are amazing and I can't fault anything about her because she is so amazing and adorable!

Melanie Martinez is a rare kind of singer. She always has a touch of gentleness and always puts meaning in her songs. Think about it, all of her songs have a special story behind it, whether it goes along with her past or her album. Her style is so unique and cute. You will only experience a singer like her once in a couple thousand years.

She is my favorite singer. I love every song that I've heard from her and she is the most unique, amazing singer and her lyrics, written by her, are just so great. Melanie is so much better than "hot" stars like Demi Levato and all the other untalented idiots. People today don't know what awesome music they have been missing out on by listening to Miley Cyrus and others instead of Melanie Martinez. I can't wait for her second album!

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217 Brenda Lee Brenda Lee Brenda Mae Tarpley, known as Brenda Lee, is an American performer and the top-charting solo female vocalist of the 1960s.

Brenda started out in 1956 with her song "Jambalaya" and was only 12 at that time. Over the years she made herself the queen of ballads. Nobody can sing ballads like her


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218 Brandy Brandy

She is one of the most talented R&B singers that I know...she should be at least in the top 50. She was one of the few young ladies in the early 90's whose sound changed R&B forever.

Brandy is incomparable. Her harmonies and vocal improvisation skills are second to none. The one thing you'll notice when you read the liner notes on her CDs is she very rarely uses background singers. She simply doesn't need them because her ability to harmonize. She is one of the most underrated if not the most underrated female singer in the past 25 years.

Brandy should come in second place after whitney houston.
Her voice is exceptional and gosh she surely does know how to use it. Plus she has excellent ears for music and meaninful music. She is a good role model, at least she doesn't go about flaunting her butt.

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219 Bonnie Raitt Bonnie Raitt

I'm surprised to see her outside the 100 rating... She has had a great deal of excellent music and has an undeniable unique voice. She rocks..

Still one of the best out there

220 Shirley Manson

What a voice! Can't believe that nobody remember her til now!

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