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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.
List is ranked by a combination of each item's votes & positioning in reranks
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    the people's #1 &most listed
    Adele

    Turning Tables, iTunes Live from SoHo, 1988 More
    95
  2. 2
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    Don't Let Me Get Me, M!ssundaztood, Missundaztood / Can't Take Me Home More
    75
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    Video Phone, Beyoncé Karaoke Hits, Vol. I, Irreplaceable More
    73
    added by: WarrenMitchell
  4. 4
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    Diary, Ghetto Story Chapter 2, Doesn't Mean Anything More
    73
  5. 5
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    Your Body, What a Girl Wants, Remixed Hitz More
    72
    added by: LanaTinaQueens
  6. 6
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    Catch My Breath, Cry, My December More
    71
  7. 7
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    Hot N Cold, E.T., Ur So Gay More
    71
  8. 8
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    Good Girl Gone Bad (remix bonus disc), Where Have You Been, Umbrella More
    66
  9. 9
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    Valentines, Music Box, Here Is Mariah Carey More
    65
    added by: MChi
  10. 10
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    often listed &ranked high on reranks
    Taylor Swift

    Connect Set, Love Story, Taylor Swift More
    63
  11. 11
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    Estoy Aquí, Hips Don't Lie, Fijación Oral Vol. 1 More
    61
    added by: NormanBates
  12. 12
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    Here We Go Again, Get Back, Don't Forget More
    60
    added by: WarrenMitchell
  13. 13
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    American Idol (Live Broadcast), Mama's Song, Play On More
    59
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    ranked low on reranks
    Leona Lewis

    Spirit, Spirit (Deluxe Edition), The Labyrinth Tour: Live from the O2 More
    57
    added by: Coolza
  15. 15
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    Judas, The Edge of Glory, The Fame Monster More
    57
  16. 16
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    2005-07-22: Kansas City, MO, USA, Smile, Let Go More
    57
  17. 17
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    Paradise, Summertime Sadness, Lana Del Ray a.k.a. Lizzy Grant More
    57
  18. 18
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    Fallen, Evanescence, The Open Door More
    53
  19. 19
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    Your Song, Figure 8, Lights More
    51
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    Airplanes More
    50
    added by: Boyle348
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    Lorde

    48
    added by: Ralphie
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    47
  23. 23
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    Think Like a Man, I Remember Me, Spotlight More
    47
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    Wildest Dreams, I Want You Near Me, Typical Male More
    47
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    All I Really Want, In Praise of the Vulnerable Man, Not as We More
    46
    added by: mal1
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    ranked low on reranks
    Ariana Grande

    Do You Love Me, The Way, Popular Song More
    45
    added by: mosquito234
  27. 27
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    Imperial Hotel, Blue Denim, Nightbird More
    42
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    often listed &ranked high on reranks
    Britney Spears

    Scream & Shout, The Singles Collection, Me Against the Music More
    42
    added by: nikosnikopoulos3
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    ranked low on reranks
    Gwen Stefani

    Early Winter, The Sweet Escape, Can I Have It Like That? More
    42
    added by: Coolza
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    Live at the Royal Albert Hall, iTunes Session, Daddy More
    41
    added by: First L
  31. 31
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    ranked low on reranks
    Jessie J

    iTunes Festival: 2012, Do It Like a Dude, Nobody's Perfect More
    41
    added by: Coolza
  32. 32
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    The Concert: Highlights, Barbra: The Ultimate Collection, What Kind of ... More
    40
  33. 33
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    No Air, Tattoo, No Air More
    40
    added by: WarrenMitchell
  34. 34
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    Give It to Me: The Early Years, Ultra Rare Trax, Volume 3, Hard Candy More
    40
    added by: NormanBates
  35. 35
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    The House That Built Me, Heart Like Mine, Only Prettier More
    39
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    Starting Over Again, Downtown, Shine More
    39
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    often listed &ranked high on reranks
    Carly Rae Jepsen

    Tug of War, This Kiss, Kiss More
    38
  38. 38
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    Tell Me Something I Don't Know, Magic, Naturally More
    38
    added by: radeo16
  39. 39
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    Sunrise, Be My Somebody, The Story More
    38
    added by: Coolza
  40. 40
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    Lovestrong., Jar of Hearts, A Very Merry Perri Christmas More
    37
    added by: averagej123
  41. 41
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    Sand in My Shoes, No Freedom, Everything to Lose More
    37
    added by: averagej123
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    37
  43. 43
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    BET Presents Kelly Rowland, Simply Deep, What a Feeling More
    36
    added by: First L
  44. 44
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    Best of Hannah Montana, He Could Be the One, Hannah Montana: Hits Remixed ... More
    36
    added by: MChi
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    ranked low on reranks
    Sara Bareilles

    Kaleidoscope Heart, iTunes Live Sessions, Kaleidoscope EP More
    35
  46. 46
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    My Favorite Mistake, Rockin' the Globe Live, Good Is Good More
    35
    added by: mal1
  47. 47
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    Playlist: The Very Best of Ciara, Ciara, Work More
    34
    added by: malmrphy
  48. 48
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    Rarities, B-Sides, & Other Stuff, One Dream, Angel More
    33
    added by: dennyvo
  49. 49
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    You, iTunes Live, All of You More
    33
  50. 50
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    What If It's You, Because of You (with Reba McEntire), Keep on Loving You ... More
    33
    added by: BunniesRcool
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