These are females with the most beautiful, haunting interpretation of song lyrics. They tell the story in the words perfectly. The only reason I number them is because I have to. Otherwise they are all amazing... And these are really just a tip of the iceberg of beautiful, soulful voices.
The Top Ten
1Jackie EvanchoJacqueline Marie "Jackie" Evancho (born April 9, 2000) is an American classical crossover singer who gained wide recognition at an early age and, since 2009, has issued an EP and seven albums, including a platinum and gold album and three Billboard 200 top 10 debuts. Evancho's 2017 album, Two Hearts, ...read more.
Jackie sings from a place deep inside her. When one of her concerts ends, you feel like she's given you everything she has and then some. - BobG
Love Jackie Evancho's voice! Angel and Lovers are favorites - so much emotion.
Jackie lifts your own soul up and shows it to you! How does she do that?
She's got the connection, deep. I like.
2Tina TurnerTina Turner, née Anna Mae Bullock, is a singer, dancer, actress and author, whose career has spanned more than half a century, earning her widespread recognition and numerous awards.
3Etta JamesEtta James was an American singer who spanned a variety of music genres including blues, R&B, soul, rock and roll, jazz and gospel.
4Toni BraxtonToni Michele Braxton was October 7th 1967 in Severn, Maryland the oldest of six siblings.She has sold 67 million records worldwide. She is been named the ''Queen of R&B'' and has one of the most distinctive voices of the late 20th century.
5Sarah McLachlanSarah Ann McLachlan is a Canadian singer and songwriter known for her emotional ballads. As of 2009 she had sold over 30 million albums worldwide.
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7Alicia KeysAlicia Augello Cook, known by the pseudonym Alicia Keys, is an American singer, songwriter, record producer, and actress.
8Lauryn HillLauryn Noelle Hill is an American singer, rapper and songwriter. She is known for being a member of Fugees and for her solo album The Miseducation of Lauryn Hill, which won many awards and broke several sales records.
9Florence WelchFlorence Leontine Mary Welch is an English musician, singer, and songwriter. She is best known as the lead vocalist of the indie rock band Florence + the Machine.
Florence blows them all out of the water with her soul shakeing voice
11SadeHelen Folasade Adu, known professionally as Sade Adu or simply Sade, is an English singer-songwriter, composer, arranger, and record producer.
13FergieStacy Ann "Fergie" Ferguson is an American singer, songwriter, fashion designer, television host, and actress.
I Love My Humps, Fergalicious, Glamorous, Just Can't Get Enough, Don't Stop The Party, Shut Up, and Boom Boom Pow! -Kevin Burke
14PinkAlecia Beth Moore known professionally as P!NK, is an American singer, songwriter, dancer and actress.
15Christina AguileraChristina María Aguilera is an American singer, songwriter, and record producer, best known for songs such as "Beautiful", "Genie In A Bottle", "Fighter", "Hurt", "Dirrty", "Your Body", "Lady Marmalade", "Reflection", "I Turn To You", "Come On Over Baby (All I Want Is You)" "What A Girl Wants" and ...read more.
16Gwen StefaniGwen Renée Stefani (born October 3, 1969) is an American singer, songwriter, actress, and record producer. She is a co-founder and the lead vocalist of the band No Doubt, whose singles include "Just a Girl" and "Don't Speak" from their 1995 breakthrough studio album Tragic Kingdom, as well as "Hey ...read more.
17Victoria JusticeVictoria Dawn Justice is an American actress and singer. She debuted as an actress at the age of ten and has since appeared in several films and television series including the Nickelodeon series, Zoey 101 and Victorious.