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The Best Current Female Singers

List Criteria: Female singers who currently have singles out, are on tour, or have new albums

The best female singers currently performing rank among some of the best female singers of all time without contest. These are the most talented female singers in the world (and some of the most successful female musicians as well) here for you to rank from best to worst.

These women represent some of the women who have sold the most albums, female singers with the most awards (including women who have won Grammys), female vocalists with incredible vocal ranges, and just some of the most talented women in entertainment. Some of these top female singers, like Florence Welch, are just becoming exposed to a wide audience, while others like Adele and Taylor Swift are known around the world for their vocal talents.

Who are the greatest female singers today? Which women are the best vocalists? Are the best female singers today the best female singers ever? These are tough questions we'll attempt to answer with this list of the best current female singers. If your favorite female singer isn't on the list, make sure to add her so she can contend for the #1 spot as the top current female singer.
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    the people's #1 & most listed Turning Tables, iTunes Live from SoHo, 1988

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    Don't Let Me Get Me, M!ssundaztood, Missundaztood / Can't Take Me Home

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    added by WarrenMitchell Video Phone, Beyoncé Karaoke Hits, Vol. I, Irreplaceable

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    added by LanaTinaQueens Your Body, What a Girl Wants, Remixed Hitz

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    Diary, Ghetto Story Chapter 2, Doesn't Mean Anything

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    Hot N Cold, E.T., Ur So Gay

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    Catch My Breath, Cry, My December

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    Good Girl Gone Bad (remix bonus disc), Where Have You Been, Umbrella

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    added by MChi Valentines, Music Box, Here Is Mariah Carey

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    often listed & ranked high on reranks Connect Set, Love Story, Taylor Swift

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    added by NormanBates Estoy Aquí, Hips Don't Lie, Fijación Oral Vol. 1

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    added by WarrenMitchell Here We Go Again, Get Back, Don't Forget

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    American Idol (Live Broadcast), Mama's Song, Play On

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    Judas, The Edge of Glory, The Fame Monster

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    2005-07-22: Kansas City, MO, USA, Smile, Let Go

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    Paradise, Summertime Sadness, Lana Del Ray a.k.a. Lizzy Grant

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    ranked low on reranks & added by Coolza Spirit, Spirit (Deluxe Edition), The Labyrinth Tour: Live from the O2

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    Fallen, Evanescence, The Open Door

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    Your Song, Figure 8, Lights

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    added by Boyle348 Airplanes

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    added by NormanBates Give It to Me: The Early Years, Ultra Rare Trax, Volume 3, Hard Candy

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    Think Like a Man, I Remember Me, Spotlight

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    ranked low on reranks & added by mosquito234 Do You Love Me, The Way, Popular Song

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    Wildest Dreams, I Want You Near Me, Typical Male

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    added by nikosnikopoulos3 Scream & Shout, The Singles Collection, Me Against the Music

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    added by mal1 All I Really Want, In Praise of the Vulnerable Man, Not as We

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    The Concert: Highlights, Barbra: The Ultimate Collection, What Kind of ...

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    Sweet Nothing, Sweet Nothing

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    ranked low on reranks & added by Coolza Early Winter, The Sweet Escape, Can I Have It Like That?

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    Imperial Hotel, Blue Denim, Nightbird

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    added by First L Live at the Royal Albert Hall, iTunes Session, Daddy

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    ranked low on reranks & added by Coolza iTunes Festival: 2012, Do It Like a Dude, Nobody's Perfect

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    often listed & ranked high on reranks Tug of War, This Kiss, Kiss

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    added by WarrenMitchell No Air, Tattoo, No Air

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    added by radeo16 Tell Me Something I Don't Know, Magic, Naturally

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    Starting Over Again, Downtown, Shine

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    The House That Built Me, Heart Like Mine, Only Prettier

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    added by Coolza Sunrise, Be My Somebody, The Story

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    ranked low on reranks & added by averagej123 Lovestrong., Jar of Hearts, A Very Merry Perri Christmas

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    added by averagej123 Sand in My Shoes, No Freedom, Everything to Lose

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    added by MChi Best of Hannah Montana, He Could Be the One, Hannah Montana: Hits Remixed ...

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    ranked low on reranks Kaleidoscope Heart, iTunes Live Sessions, Kaleidoscope EP

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    added by First L BET Presents Kelly Rowland, Simply Deep, What a Feeling

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    added by mal1 My Favorite Mistake, Rockin' the Globe Live, Good Is Good

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    added by malmrphy Playlist: The Very Best of Ciara, Ciara, Work

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    You, iTunes Live, All of You

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    added by dennyvo Rarities, B-Sides, & Other Stuff, One Dream, Angel

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    Sleazy, Deconstructed, TiK ToK

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