Top Ten All Time Divas

Originally used to describe a female opera singer, the term "diva" was redefined to refer to any female singer of superior talent.

Today, the diva moniker has evolved even further and made a partial return to its original latin roots when divus was the word for "divine one". The modern musical diva can be arrogant, difficult to work with, high-maintenance, or demanding. In essence, the modern diva sometimes acts like she believes herself to be almost divine and above it all.

This list is for female artists who have ascended to diva status, at least in their own minds.

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61 Fifi Abdou Fifi Abdou Fifi Abdou is an Egyptian belly dancer and actress. She has been described as "synonymous with belly dancing in the years she was performing. " In her acting career, she is known as the superwoman because she often beats up and overpowers men . Fifi Abdou was born in Cairo on April 26, 1953, and named more.
62 Siti Nurhaliza

Unbelievable singer! She has won more than 200 local and international awards over the past 14 years of her career. An amazing singer with a powerful and mesmerizing voice. She is Asia's best kept secret and songbird. Her 3 hours nonstop performance at the Royal Albert Hall London was unbelievable! - Saif64


She's no doubt Asia's best singer! Impressed the world with her versatile vocal and beauty! She's the legend! No one can be compared with her! She's at the same time beautiful, talented, impressive, powerful and popular!

Siti is the best

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63 Giada Valenti

She is a fabulous singer, songwriter, performer. She shares her romance with love songs with great passion, and you cannot help but fall in love with her as a beautiful person. Giada Valenti is so REAL! She really connects with her audience because her fans truly matter to her. There is not one entertainer I can think of that can match all of her fine talents and qualities. Give is listen!

Giada Valenti is a great singer and songwriter, with a beautiful voice who lives her songs with so much emotion and intensity and touches the heart of her audience.

I'll travel to New York (from Europe) to see her perform. To make me travel the world means that you're good!

Giada has a beautiful voice and sings with great emotion. She also has a wonderful personality... She has such a good heart and feels compassion for others.

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64 Floor Jansen Floor Jansen Floor Jansen is a Dutch singer-songwriter and vocal coach. She is currently vocalist of Nightwish and leader of Revamp.
65 Anggun

AMAZING! Just amazing. Love her. She's an amazing women. She's a great mother, a great singer. Also she has an awesome personality! Go Indonesian women! I'm proud!

I think as a United Nations Ambassador, Anggun is the real divas in the word now, because she is not only a singer but also a composer, writer, entrepreneur and brilliant

Anggun is really a Good Diva, the most popular pop singer in France and Europe, also in Asia

number 1

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66 Hyde

Diva of Japanese Rock! Also in the world! I'm so love his voice!
Love him full!

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67 Tarja Turunen Tarja Turunen Tarja Soile Susanna Turunen-Cabuli (born August 17, 1977), generally known as Tarja Turunen or simply Tarja, is a Finnish singer-songwriter. She is a soprano and has a vocal range of three octaves. more.

Best female singer of all time

Best Singer by a mile high vocal range can do great mid rolls to lyrics most need to roll the end word ie adelle

Tarja -Only 40 place?.. Turja has amazing voice.. Rare vocal type contralto.. She is a force of nature.. Excallent voice..

68 Tina Arena

She a real artist. Singer, songwriter, performer, entertainer. Beautiful voice and warm personality. What more could diva be?

Her spell-binding stage presence speaks for itself. She sings so well LIVE! enough said.

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69 Kelly Clarkson Kelly Clarkson

She IS the best singer in the world. Check a video with her singing live and one with Avril Lavigne singing live. Avril has no voice, she is just A... Why is Avril above Kelly? Don't know, she doesn't deserve that. Kelly can sing EVERYTHING. Avril can sing just those punk shs of hers.

Kelly clarkson has a great voice. My favorite song from her is my live would without you. - dum

She sings better than Avril, but Avril has a voice, too.

Best American idol ever, best singer

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70 Ayumi Hamasaki

Hello people, this is the Empress Of J-Pop we are talking about!

Her style determines fashion and music trends in Japan, plus she has sold more records than any other Japanese female on the planet (According to Oricon Charts that is) - sapphirewhirlwind

No doubt she is the real diva! She can do anything which other female singers can't do. She has a power of productivity and creativity.

PERFECT! This is the best singer was in the world! LOVE AYU FOREVER! I meet her in 1999.

71 Anni-Frid Lyngstad Anni-Frid Lyngstad Anni-Frid Synni, Princess Reuss of Plauen, widely known as Frida Lyngstad or by just the mononym Frida, is a Swedish pop and jazz singer.
72 Kyla

The Philippines' and Asia's RnB Princess! She has the greatest vocals among any singer I've ever known and She's been favorited by many local and international artists such as Brian McKnight. When you hear her voice, you'll be enchanted and swept away like an angel singing in the heavens! - charlesgabrieltumbaga

73 Chaka Khan Chaka Khan Chaka Khan is an American singer-songwriter whose career has spanned four decades, beginning in the 1970s as the frontwoman and focal point of the funk band Rufus.

She comes from a long line of incredible session musicians, most notable she's worked with RUFUS during the 70ies and 80ies. She's worked with Price, Arif Mardin, Reggie Lucas, Nile Rodgers, Ashford & Simpson, Quincy Jones, and many more incredible songwriters.
Her virtuosity as an artist makes her a very versatile and respected artist, be it funk, RnB, Rock, Soul, Hip Hop, Pop. She can do ANYTHING!

74 Bette Midler

She is a massive diva with massive hair! Should be at the top! Anyone who does cabaret and is also known by a stage name of 'Divine Miss M' is undeniably diva. Do people on here understand the true meaning of diva? It's not just a pop star...

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75 Annie Lennox Annie Lennox

Her passion alone should guarantee her a spot in the top 10! She's had a phenomenal career and is still going strong and she's an AIDS activist to boot.

Voice like butter, eyes like a goddess.

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76 Björk Björk Björk Guðmundsdóttir, known mononymously as Björk, is an Icelandic singer and songwriter. She is most famous for her eclectic music styles and experimentation on electronic pop music.

A very good person!! She's amazing!!

How quickly people forget.

77 Edith Piaf Edith Piaf Édith Piaf was a French cabaret singer, songwriter and actress who became widely regarded as France's national chanteuse, as well as being one of France's greatest international stars.

She is the original diva best in the world

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78 Enya Enya Eithne Pádraigín Ní Bhraonáin, known professionally as Enya, is an Irish singer-songwriter, musician, and producer.

She is not only sing, but also compose the music.
She is not only recording one time for a song, but she recording almost hundred time in a song, and it produced 'heaven-like' sound

She is not only sing but also compose the music.
She is not only record one time for a song but record almost hundred time in a song, and it produced 'heaven-like sound'

79 Gwen Stefani Gwen Stefani

"She is the queen"


80 Bülent Ersoy

She has a wonderful voice which is as powerful as a man. She is a real "diva".

she has a good voice and good looking..

She is a true diva with the bet voice of the world, she loves her audiance like her family and do music for the las 30 years. She got 30 albums and her concerts are abut 3-4 hours long. She sings like no one else. Her outifts and make-up looks are so dramatic^^ in my opinion she is the real diva

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