The Best Current Female Singers Bands/Musicians
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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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  1. 39
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    ranked low on reranks Little Voice, The Blessed Unrest, Careful Confessions

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    Breakaway, Stronger, My December

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  3. 44
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    added by MChi Can't Be Tamed, Hannah Montana 2 / Meet Miley Cyrus, Breakout

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    Unchained Melody: The Early Years, Sittin' on Top of the World, Put a ...

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    Lara Fabian, Live 2002, A Wonderful Life

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  6. 49
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    added by dennyvo Solace, Wintersong, Fumbling Towards Ecstasy

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    ranked low on reranks Guilty, A Christmas Album, The Way We Were

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  8. 19
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    often listed & ranked high on reranks Aftermath

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  9. 75
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    often listed & added by elise Where the Wild Things Are, Pinky's Dream, I Shot the Sheriff

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  10. 47
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    Coco, Breakthrough, Christmas in the Sand

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  11. 34
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    Once Upon a Christmas, The Ultimate Collection, The Grass Is Blue

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  12. 54
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    Rockferry, Mercy, Aimée Duffy

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  13. 45
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    added by mal1 Sheryl Crow, The Globe Sessions, Tuesday Night Music Club

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  14. 42
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    often listed & ranked high on reranks Kiss, Tug of War, Kiss: The Remix

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  15. 69
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    added by MChi Fantasia, Free Yourself, Side Effects of You

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  16. 37
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    added by WarrenMitchell Jordin Sparks, Battlefield, Jordin Sparks

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    Teenage Dream, E.T., One of the Boys

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  18. 32
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    Bella Donna, Buckingham Nicks, Trouble in Shangri-La

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  19. 50
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    added by BunniesRcool 20th Century Masters – The Christmas Collection: The Best of Reba, 20th ...

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  20. 12
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    Blown Away, Carnival Ride, Some Hearts

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  21. 67
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    Kellie Pickler, Small Town Girl, The Woman I Am

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  22. 10
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    Fearless, Speak Now, Red

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  23. 65
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    added by Coolza Homogenic, Debut, Vespertine

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    added by Coolza Love. Angel. Music. Baby., The Sweet Escape, The Sweet Escape

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    added by First L Our Version of Events, Live at the Royal Albert Hall, iTunes Session

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  26. 72
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    added by malmrphy Fantasea, 1991, Broke with Expensive Taste

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  27. 52
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    added by Coolza The Dutchess, Big Girls Don't Cry, A Little Party Never Killed Nobody (All ...

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    added by LanaTinaQueens Back to Basics, My Kind of Christmas, Stripped

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  29. 74
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    ranked low on reranks & added by afifadam30 Work, Glory, Change Your Life EP

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  30. 58
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    added by First L Salute, Wings, DNA

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  31. 16
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    Born to Die, Paradise, Lana Del Rey

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  32. 48
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    added by malmrphy Goodies, Ciara: The Evolution, Goodies: The Videos & More

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    added by MChi Daydream, Music Box, Mariah Carey

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  34. 28
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    ranked low on reranks & added by Coolza Domino, Alive, Who You Are

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  35. 77
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    often listed & added by bakermf465 The Best of Brandy, Afrodisiac, Full Moon

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  36. 63
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    added by KassydiOlson With Love, Find Me, How To Love (The Voice Performance)

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  37. 76
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    new! & added by himashashalini1993 Jenny From the Block, J.Lo, Dance Again

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  38. 6
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    Remixed & Unplugged in A minor, As I Am, Unplugged

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  39. 78
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    added by himashashalini1993 Loose, Whoa, Nelly!, Folklore

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  40. 64
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    Pink Friday, Pink Friday: Roman Reloaded, Starships

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  41. 53
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    Animal, Cannibal, TiK ToK

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  42. 3
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    M!ssundaztood, I'm Not Dead, Funhouse

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  43. 14
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    added by WarrenMitchell Don't Forget, Here We Go Again, Demi

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  44. 26
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    Lights, Halcyon, An Introduction to Ellie Goulding

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    often listed & ranked high on reranks Team Perfect Cover Green Day's Nimrod

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  46. 55
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    added by taylor.pike666 Mermaid vs. Sailor, The American Jewels EP, The Family Jewels

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  47. 71
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    added by Coolza Ora, Radioactive Remixes, Shine Ya Light

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  48. 57
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    added by wiabux Watermark, Paint the Sky With Stars, The Christmas EP

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  49. 51
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    added by MichaelFields Crimes of Passion, Greatest Hits, Best Shots

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    ranked low on reranks & added by mosquito234 My Everything, Yours Truly, Christmas Kisses

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