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bands/musicians The Top Female Pop Singers of All Time  

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List Rules I have purposely left off country singers because I have a list of only Country Female Singers

Listed as pop (includes rock, soul, disco) Country singers are on another list; if they crossed-over, they are just on one of the lists
list ordered by

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Whitney Houston is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Top Female Pop Singers of All Time
Whitney Houston Pop music, Dance-pop, Contemporary R&B

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2
Madonna is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Top Female Pop Singers of All Time
Madonna Pop music, Rock music, Electronic music

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Stevie Nicks is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Top Female Pop Singers of All Time
Stevie Nicks Classic rock, Pop music, Rock music

4
Tina Turner is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Top Female Pop Singers of All Time
Tina Turner Rock music, Dance-pop, Rhythm and blues

5
Donna Summer is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Top Female Pop Singers of All Time
Donna Summer New Wave, Disco, Pop music

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Diana Ross is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Top Female Pop Singers of All Time

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Olivia Newton-John is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Top Female Pop Singers of All Time
Olivia Newton-John Country pop, Pop music, Soft rock

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Pat Benatar is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Top Female Pop Singers of All Time
Pat Benatar New Wave, Rock music, Heavy metal

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Carly Simon is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Top Female Pop Singers of All Time
Carly Simon Adult contemporary music, Pop music, Rock music

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Linda Ronstadt is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Top Female Pop Singers of All Time
Linda Ronstadt New Wave, Rock music, Latin American music

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Karen Carpenter is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Top Female Pop Singers of All Time
Karen Carpenter Pop music, Soft rock

12
Aretha Franklin is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Top Female Pop Singers of All Time
Aretha Franklin Pop music, Rock music, Rhythm and blues

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Bonnie Raitt is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Top Female Pop Singers of All Time
Bonnie Raitt Blues-rock, Blue-eyed soul, Pop music

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Melissa Etheridge is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Top Female Pop Singers of All Time
Melissa Etheridge Blues-rock, Heartland rock, Rock music

15
Mariah Carey is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Top Female Pop Singers of All Time
Mariah Carey Hip hop music, Pop music, Contemporary R&B

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Celine Dion is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Top Female Pop Singers of All Time
Celine Dion Adult contemporary music, Pop music, Rock music

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Cher is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Top Female Pop Singers of All Time
Cher Hip hop music, Rock music, Dance-pop

18
Cyndi Lauper is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Top Female Pop Singers of All Time
Cyndi Lauper Adult contemporary music, New Wave, Pop music

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Debbie Harry is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Top Female Pop Singers of All Time
Debbie Harry Hip hop music, Alternative hip hop, New Wave

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Annie Lennox is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Top Female Pop Singers of All Time
Annie Lennox Blue-eyed soul, New Wave, Pop music

21
Gloria Estefan is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Top Female Pop Singers of All Time
Gloria Estefan Pop music, Latin pop, Dance-pop

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Sheryl Crow is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Top Female Pop Singers of All Time
Sheryl Crow Blues-rock, Pop music, Rock music

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Janis Joplin is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Top Female Pop Singers of All Time
Janis Joplin Blues-rock, Rock music, Folk music

24
Bette Midler is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Top Female Pop Singers of All Time
Bette Midler Adult contemporary music, Pop music, Rock music

25
Barbra Streisand is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Top Female Pop Singers of All Time
Barbra Streisand Adult contemporary music, Show tune, Traditional pop music

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Rita Coolidge is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Top Female Pop Singers of All Time
Rita Coolidge Adult contemporary music, Pop music, Soft rock

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Dionne Warwick is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Top Female Pop Singers of All Time
Dionne Warwick Urban contemporary, Adult contemporary music, Pop music

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Chaka Khan is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Top Female Pop Singers of All Time
Chaka Khan Hip hop music, Adult contemporary music, Disco

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Patti LaBelle is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Top Female Pop Singers of All Time
Patti LaBelle Doo-wop, Girl group, Ballad

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Gladys Knight is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Top Female Pop Singers of All Time
Gladys Knight Rhythm and blues, Soul music, Gospel music

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Janet Jackson is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Top Female Pop Singers of All Time
Janet Jackson Hip hop music, Pop music, Rock music

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Paula Abdul is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Top Female Pop Singers of All Time
Paula Abdul Pop music, Dance-pop, Contemporary R&B

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Joan Jett is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Top Female Pop Singers of All Time
Joan Jett Glam punk, Rock and roll, Hard rock

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Belinda Carlisle is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Top Female Pop Singers of All Time
Belinda Carlisle Pop punk, New Wave, Pop music

35
Bonnie Tyler is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Top Female Pop Singers of All Time
Bonnie Tyler Ballad, Wagnerian rock, Pop music

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Sheena Easton is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Top Female Pop Singers of All Time
Sheena Easton Urban contemporary, Adult contemporary music, Pop music

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Kim Carnes is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Top Female Pop Singers of All Time
Kim Carnes Blue-eyed soul, Pop music, Rock music

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Juice Newton is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Top Female Pop Singers of All Time
Juice Newton Pop music, Rock music, Country

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Carole King is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Top Female Pop Singers of All Time
Carole King Adult contemporary music, Blue-eyed soul, Pop music

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Joni Mitchell is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Top Female Pop Singers of All Time
Joni Mitchell Pop music, Folk music, Folk jazz

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Adele is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Top Female Pop Singers of All Time
Adele Southern soul, Neo soul, Rock music

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Vanessa Carlton is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Top Female Pop Singers of All Time
Vanessa Carlton Pop music, Rock music, Piano rock

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Kelly Clarkson is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Top Female Pop Singers of All Time
Kelly Clarkson Adult contemporary music, Blues-rock, Blue-eyed soul

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Katy Perry is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Top Female Pop Singers of All Time
Katy Perry Christian music, Synthpop, Rock music

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Christina Aguilera is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Top Female Pop Singers of All Time
Christina Aguilera Hip hop music, Bubblegum pop, Rock music

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Alicia Keys is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Top Female Pop Singers of All Time
Alicia Keys Hip hop music, Pop music, Neo soul

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Norah Jones is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Top Female Pop Singers of All Time
Norah Jones Vocal jazz, Jazz blues, Jazz fusion

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Jennifer Hudson is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Top Female Pop Singers of All Time
Jennifer Hudson Pop music, Contemporary R&B, Soul music

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Beyoncé Knowles is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Top Female Pop Singers of All Time
Beyoncé Knowles Urban contemporary, Hip hop music, Pop music

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Sade Adu is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Top Female Pop Singers of All Time