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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
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    All I Really Want, In Praise of the Vulnerable Man, Not as We More
    44
    added by: mal1
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    Diary, Ghetto Story Chapter 2, Doesn't Mean Anything More
    72
  4. 18
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    Fallen, Evanescence, The Open Door More
    52
  5. 25
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    ranked low on reranks
    Ariana Grande

    Do You Love Me, The Way, Popular Song More
    44
    added by: mosquito234
  6. 16
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    2005-07-22: Kansas City, MO, USA, Smile, Let Go More
    55
  7. 29
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    The Concert: Highlights, Barbra: The Ultimate Collection, What Kind of ... More
    42
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    Video Phone, Beyoncé Karaoke Hits, Vol. I, Irreplaceable More
    72
    added by: WarrenMitchell
  9. 64
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    All Is Full of Björk, Earth Intruders, Pagan Poetry More
    28
    added by: Coolza
  10. 73
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    Peak Performance, Angel in Disguise, Missing You More
    23
    added by: bakermf465
  11. 27
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    often listed &ranked high on reranks
    Britney Spears

    Scream & Shout, The Singles Collection, Me Against the Music More
    43
    added by: nikosnikopoulos3
  12. 33
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    often listed &ranked high on reranks
    Carly Rae Jepsen

    Tug of War, This Kiss, Kiss More
    39
  13. 13
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    American Idol (Live Broadcast), Mama's Song, Play On More
    58
  14. 55
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    Fight for This Love, 3 Words, Promise This Christmas Bundle More
    31
    added by: First L
  15. 3
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    Your Body, What a Girl Wants, Remixed Hitz More
    72
    added by: LanaTinaQueens
  16. 57
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    Find Me More
    30
    added by: KassydiOlson
  17. 41
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    ranked low on reranks
    Christina Perri

    Lovestrong., Jar of Hearts, A Very Merry Perri Christmas More
    37
    added by: averagej123
  18. 47
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    Playlist: The Very Best of Ciara, Ciara, Work More
    34
    added by: malmrphy
  19. 49
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    You, iTunes Live, All of You More
    32
  20. 12
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    Here We Go Again, Get Back, Don't Forget More
    58
    added by: WarrenMitchell
  21. 40
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    Sand in My Shoes, No Freedom, Everything to Lose More
    37
    added by: averagej123
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    Starting Over Again, Downtown, Shine More
    38
  23. 54
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    Rain on Your Parade, Endlessly, Deluxe EP More
    31
  24. 19
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    Your Song, Figure 8, Lights More
    48
  25. 34
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    Live at the Royal Albert Hall, iTunes Session, Daddy More
    39
    added by: First L
  26. 62
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    White Is in the Winter Night, May It Be, Amarantine (Special Christmas ... More
    29
    added by: wiabux
  27. 67
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    I Believe, Fantasia, Back to Me More
    27
    added by: MChi
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    Finally, Big Girls Don't Cry, Party People More
    32
    added by: Coolza
  29. 28
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    Sweet Nothing, Sweet Nothing More
    43
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    ranked low on reranks
    Gwen Stefani

    Early Winter, The Sweet Escape, Can I Have It Like That? More
    40
    added by: Coolza
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    Airplanes More
    48
    added by: Boyle348
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    ranked low on reranks
    Jackie Evancho

    24
    added by: Tunanorth
    Dream With Me, Songs From The Silver Screen, Prelude To A Dream, Heavenly Christmas 
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    Think Like a Man, I Remember Me, Spotlight More
    44
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    ranked low on reranks
    Jessie J

    iTunes Festival: 2012, Do It Like a Dude, Nobody's Perfect More
    39
    added by: Coolza
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    often listed
    Jordin Sparks

    No Air, Tattoo, No Air More
    39
    added by: WarrenMitchell
  36. 72
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    Immigrant Song, Hello Tomorrow (adidas Version) More
    23
    added by: elise
  37. 59
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    Deeper Understanding, Hounds of Love, Live at Hammersmith Odeon More
    29
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    Hot N Cold, E.T., Ur So Gay More
    71
  39. 69
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    100 Proof, Small Town Girl, 100 Proof More
    27
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    Catch My Breath, Cry, My December More
    70
  41. 44
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    BET Presents Kelly Rowland, Simply Deep, What a Feeling More
    35
    added by: First L
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    Sleazy, Deconstructed, TiK ToK More
    32
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    Judas, The Edge of Glory, The Fame Monster More
    57
  44. 15
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    Paradise, Summertime Sadness, Lana Del Ray a.k.a. Lizzy Grant More
    55
  45. 70
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    Lara Fabian, Lara Fabian, Le Secret More
    26
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    Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas, Good Friend and a Glass of Wine, O ... More
    29
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    37
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    ranked low on reranks
    Leona Lewis

    Spirit, Spirit (Deluxe Edition), The Labyrinth Tour: Live from the O2 More
    55
    added by: Coolza
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    Change Your Life (Remixes), DNA, Wings More
    28
    added by: First L
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    Lorde

    47
    added by: Ralphie
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