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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. 17
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    Blown Away, Carnival Ride, Some Hearts

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  2. 38
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    added by WarrenMitchell Jordin Sparks, Battlefield, For Now

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  3. 65
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    added by taylor.pike666 Mermaid vs. Sailor, The American Jewels EP, The Family Jewels

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  4. 45
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    added by mal1 Sheryl Crow, The Globe Sessions, Tuesday Night Music Club

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  5. 39
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    added by averagej123 Lovestrong, Head or Heart, The Ocean Way Sessions

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  6. 82
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    added by bakermf465 The Best of Brandy, Afrodisiac, Full Moon

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  7. 81
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    new! & added by malmrphy Welcome to the Dollhouse, Danity Kane, Bad Girl / Damaged

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  8. 35
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    Bella Donna, Buckingham Nicks, Trouble in Shangri-La

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  9. 56
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    added by wiabux Watermark, Paint the Sky With Stars, The Christmas EP

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  10. 28
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    added by radeo16 Stars Dance, Shake It Up, Come & Get It

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  11. 42
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    added by MChi Can't Be Tamed, Hannah Montana 2 / Meet Miley Cyrus, Breakout

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  12. 64
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    added by Coolza Homogenic, Debut, Vespertine

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  13. 54
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    added by BunniesRcool 20th Century Masters – The Christmas Collection: The Best of Reba, 20th ...

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  14. 9
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    Fearless, Speak Now, Red

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  15. 37
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    added by Coolza Come Away With Me, Feels Like Home, The Fall

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  16. 15
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    ranked low on reranks Guilty, A Christmas Album, The Way We Were

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  17. 53
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    added by Coolza Some People Have Real Problems, Don't Bring Me Down E.P, OnlySee

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  18. 36
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    Once Upon a Christmas, The Ultimate Collection, The Grass Is Blue

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  19. 8
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    Loud, Good Girl Gone Bad, Rihanna 3CD Collector's Set

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  20. 32
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    added by First L Our Version of Events, Live at the Royal Albert Hall, iTunes Session

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  21. 52
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    added by MichaelFields Crimes of Passion, Greatest Hits, Best Shots

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  22. 61
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    Hounds of Love, The Dreaming, The Kick Inside

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  23. 33
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    Crazy Ex-Girlfriend, Four the Record, Kerosene

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  24. 24
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    added by Boyle348 Stay The Night (Zedd & Kevin Drew Remix)

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  25. 26
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    ranked low on reranks & added by Coolza Domino, Alive, Who You Are

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  26. 16
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    added by WarrenMitchell Don't Forget, Here We Go Again, Demi

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  27. 77
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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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  28. 58
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    added by kaylive

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  29. 34
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    Team Perfect Cover Green Day's Nimrod

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  30. 5
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    Teenage Dream, E.T., One of the Boys

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  31. 13
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    added by MChi Daydream, Music Box, Mariah Carey

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  32. 68
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    added by MChi Fantasia, Free Yourself, Side Effects of You

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  33. 31
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    Jennifer Hudson, I Remember Me, Think Like a Man

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  34. 4
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    M!ssundaztood, I'm Not Dead, Funhouse

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  35. 43
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    often listed & ranked high on reranks Kiss, Tug of War, Kiss: The Remix

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  36. 30
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    added by mal1 Jagged Little Pill, Supposed Former Infatuation Junkie, Under Rug Swept ...

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  37. 80
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    new! & added by First L Hotel Paper, The Spirit Room, Broken Bracelet

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  38. 10
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    ranked low on reranks & added by NormanBates Like a Virgin, Like a Prayer, Music

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  39. 59
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    Rockferry, Mercy, Aimée Duffy

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  40. 66
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    ranked low on reranks & added by afifadam30 Work, Glory, Change Your Life EP

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  41. 73
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    added by MikeMiledi Middle Cyclone, Fox Confessor Brings the Flood, Blacklisted Neko Case is a member of the Indie super-group The New Pornographers. As a solo ...

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  42. 79
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    new! & added by First L Harmonium, Heroes & Thieves, Be Not Nobody

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  43. 76
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    ranked low on reranks & added by himashashalini1993 Loose, Whoa, Nelly!, Folklore

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  44. 27
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    Lights, Halcyon, An Introduction to Ellie Goulding

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  45. 18
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    Let Go, My Happy Ending, Don't Tell Me

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  46. 50
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    added by dennyvo Solace, Wintersong, Fumbling Towards Ecstasy

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  47. 20
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    often listed & ranked high on reranks Born to Die, Paradise, Lana Del Rey

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  48. 70
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    added by Coolza Ora, Radioactive Remixes, Shine Ya Light

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  49. 69
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    Kellie Pickler, Small Town Girl, The Woman I Am

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  50. 44
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    added by averagej123 No Angel, Life for Rent, Safe Trip Home

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