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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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    Albums: Turning Tables, iTunes Live from SoHo, 1988, Set Fire to the Rain, Rolling in the Deep + 14 more
    Genre(s): Southern soul, Neo soul, Rock music, Nashville sound, Rhythm and blues + 11 more
    Nationality: United Kingdom, England
    Labels: XL Recordings, Universal Music Group, Columbia
    Career Began: Tottenham, London, United Kingdom
    Adele : see more

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    Albums: Don't Let Me Get Me, M!ssundaztood, Missundaztood / Can't Take Me Home, Try, Blow Me (One Last Kiss) + 43 more
    Genre(s): Hip hop music, Synthpunk, Pop punk, Alternative hip hop, Dance-punk + 16 more
    Nationality: United States of America
    Labels: LaFace Records, Jive Records, Arista Records, RCA Records
    Career Began: Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America
    P!nk : see more

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    Albums: Video Phone, Beyoncé Karaoke Hits, Vol. I, Irreplaceable, 4 Intimate Nights With Beyoncé, Live in Vegas Instrumentals + 59 more
    Genre(s): Urban contemporary, Hip hop music, Pop music, Teen pop, Dance-pop + 7 more
    Nationality: United States of America
    Labels: Sony BMG Music Entertainment, Columbia
    Career Began: Houston, Texas, United States of America
    Beyoncé Knowles : see more

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    Albums: Your Body, What a Girl Wants, Remixed Hitz, Dirrty, Stripped: Live in the U.K. + 50 more
    Genre(s): Hip hop music, Bubblegum pop, Rock music, Swing music, Electronic music + 13 more
    Nationality: United States of America
    Labels: Sony BMG Music Entertainment, RCA Records
    Career Began: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States of America
    Christina Aguilera : see more

  5. 5
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    Albums: Diary, Ghetto Story Chapter 2, Doesn't Mean Anything, New Day, The Diary of Alicia Keys + 44 more
    Genre(s): Hip hop music, Pop music, Neo soul, Electronic music, Contemporary R&B + 4 more
    Nationality: United States of America
    Labels: Star Mark Compilations, Sony BMG Music Entertainment, LaFace Records, Sony Music Entertainment, BMG JAPAN + 7 more
    Career Began: Manhattan, New York City, New York, United States of America
    Alicia Keys : see more

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