The Best of 2018 The Greatest New Female Vocalists of the Past 10 Years  

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List Rules Female vocalists who have been active since the 2000s and released their debut album after 2005.

The greatest female vocalists of the 2000s from all over the globe duke it out to see who has the best voice. While every artist on the list has had a great deal of success and many of whom very popular, these international vocalists were chosen for their versatility, emotion, vocal range, power and mastery in pop, rock, r&b, and country music. This list includes the likes of Adele, Florence Welch, Pink, and Lady Gaga. There is also another special criteria--all of these women have less than 20 years of musical experience, which means this disqualifies artists like Mariah Carey, Whitney Houston, Celine Dion, Mary J. Blige, etc. Fans have the power to vote on who which female artist has the best voice in music of the new millennium.
list ordered by

1
137,167 10,108
Adele is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Greatest New Female Vocalists of the Past 10 Years
Southern soul, Neo soul, Rock music

2
66,446 10,594
Amy Lee is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Greatest New Female Vocalists of the Past 10 Years
Alternative rock, Alternative metal

3
12,448 10,070
Tarja Turunen is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Greatest New Female Vocalists of the Past 10 Years
Lied, Gothic metal, Operatic pop

4
84,137 9,516
Beyoncé Knowles is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Greatest New Female Vocalists of the Past 10 Years
Urban contemporary, Hip hop music, Pop music

5
27,611 7,672
Amy Winehouse is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Greatest New Female Vocalists of the Past 10 Years
Doo-wop, Pop music, Neo soul

6
81,060 8,340
Lady Gaga is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Greatest New Female Vocalists of the Past 10 Years
Pop music, Rock music, Electronic music

7
32,124 8,391
Kelly Clarkson is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Greatest New Female Vocalists of the Past 10 Years
Adult contemporary music, Blues-rock, Blue-eyed soul

8
9,433 7,990
Simone Simons is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Greatest New Female Vocalists of the Past 10 Years
SimonaMihalca added Symphonic metal

9
51,172 7,464
Lana Del Rey is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Greatest New Female Vocalists of the Past 10 Years
RubyaVilarinho added Hip hop music, Indie pop, Alternative hip hop

10
27,555 7,944
Alicia Keys is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Greatest New Female Vocalists of the Past 10 Years
Hip hop music, Pop music, Neo soul

11
49,467 8,238
Avril Lavigne is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Greatest New Female Vocalists of the Past 10 Years
Pop punk, Pop music, Rock music

12
39,879 6,561
Hayley Williams is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Greatest New Female Vocalists of the Past 10 Years
Pop punk, Pop music, Emo

13
78,698 6,923
Demi Lovato is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Greatest New Female Vocalists of the Past 10 Years
Indie pop, Blues-rock, Synthpop

14
24,243 6,782
Shakira is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Greatest New Female Vocalists of the Past 10 Years
Urban contemporary, Merengue music, Synthpop

15
61,651 6,983
Rihanna is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Greatest New Female Vocalists of the Past 10 Years
Urban contemporary, Hip hop music, Synthpop

16
10,505 6,985
Floor Jansen is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Greatest New Female Vocalists of the Past 10 Years
Progressive metal, Gothic metal, Power metal

17
39,621 6,740
Katy Perry is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Greatest New Female Vocalists of the Past 10 Years
Christian music, Synthpop, Rock music

18
22,476 6,633
Leona Lewis is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Greatest New Female Vocalists of the Past 10 Years
Pop music, Neo soul, Contemporary R&B

19
20,101 5,443
Jessie J is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Greatest New Female Vocalists of the Past 10 Years
Hip hop music, Pop music, Dance-pop

20
20,126 6,826
Taylor Swift is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Greatest New Female Vocalists of the Past 10 Years
Country pop, Pop music, Rock music

21
13,487 5,687
Carrie Underwood is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Greatest New Female Vocalists of the Past 10 Years
Country pop, Pop music, Contemporary Christian music

22
22,909 6,165
Britney Spears is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Greatest New Female Vocalists of the Past 10 Years
Urban contemporary, Bubblegum pop, Synthpop

23
10,841 11,841
Florence Welch is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Greatest New Female Vocalists of the Past 10 Years
Indie pop, Neo soul, Alternative rock

24
13,917 4,586
Anastacia is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Greatest New Female Vocalists of the Past 10 Years
Blue-eyed soul, Disco, Pop music

25
13,699 5,202
Joss Stone is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Greatest New Female Vocalists of the Past 10 Years
Blue-eyed soul, Pop music, Neo soul

26
9,807 3,939
Lily Allen is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Greatest New Female Vocalists of the Past 10 Years
Indie pop, Synthpop, 2 Tone

27
9,070 2,799
Anneke van Giersbergen is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Greatest New Female Vocalists of the Past 10 Years
MicheleGreco added

28
12,986 3,780
Nicole Scherzinger is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Greatest New Female Vocalists of the Past 10 Years
Hip hop music, Synthpop, Pop music

29
5,239 4,158
Cristina Scabbia is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Greatest New Female Vocalists of the Past 10 Years
Gothic metal, alternative metal, heavy metal

30
10,342 3,509
Cher is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Greatest New Female Vocalists of the Past 10 Years
Hip hop music, Rock music, Dance-pop

31
7,576 5,482
Jennifer Hudson is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Greatest New Female Vocalists of the Past 10 Years
Pop music, Contemporary R&B, Soul music

32
7,132 2,838
Laura Pausini is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Greatest New Female Vocalists of the Past 10 Years
JuanRodrigues added Adult contemporary music, Pop music, Latin pop

33
4,138 3,447
Charlotte Wessels is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Greatest New Female Vocalists of the Past 10 Years
FlamingCynic added Gothic metal, Jazz, Symphonic metal

34
7,612 3,720
JoJo is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Greatest New Female Vocalists of the Past 10 Years
Hip hop music, Pop music, Teen pop

35
1,586 496
Jackie Evancho is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Greatest New Female Vocalists of the Past 10 Years
Crossover, Greatest singer of her generation - Classical Crossover, Theatrical Pop
 

36
12,191 3,943
Doda is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Greatest New Female Vocalists of the Past 10 Years
KubaKuźniarski added Pop music, Rock music, Pop rock

37
5,607 2,987
Lzzy Hale is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Greatest New Female Vocalists of the Past 10 Years

38
3,221 1,453
Tina Turner is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Greatest New Female Vocalists of the Past 10 Years
Rock music, Dance-pop, Rhythm and blues - Simply the best!

39
2,630 2,391
Alissa White-Gluz is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Greatest New Female Vocalists of the Past 10 Years
KarelHänisch added Heavy Metal, Symphonic Metal

40
1,211 1,371
Sia Furler is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Greatest New Female Vocalists of the Past 10 Years
Pop music, Trip hop, Dance-pop

41
2,714 2,589
Fergie is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Greatest New Female Vocalists of the Past 10 Years
Hip hop music, Blue-eyed soul, Pop music

42
2,360 2,227
Amanda Somerville is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Greatest New Female Vocalists of the Past 10 Years
RobsonBritoLeite added m

43
1,626 3,653
Anette Olzon is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Greatest New Female Vocalists of the Past 10 Years
ZdeňkaBaranová added Melodic Rock, Pop music, Power metal - Rock music,metal 

44
1,892 2,191
Jordin Sparks is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Greatest New Female Vocalists of the Past 10 Years
Christian music, Pop music, Teen pop

45
885 768
Ariana Grande is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Greatest New Female Vocalists of the Past 10 Years
LucianoJunior added Pop music, Contemporary R&B, Pop rock

46
1,778 1,881
Duffy is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Greatest New Female Vocalists of the Past 10 Years
Blue-eyed soul, Pop music, Neo soul

47
533 424
Ellie Goulding is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Greatest New Female Vocalists of the Past 10 Years
Coolza added Indie pop, Dubstep, Synthpop

48
1,449 2,557
Vibeke Stene is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Greatest New Female Vocalists of the Past 10 Years
Doom metal, Gothic metal, Symphonic metal

49
524 379
Lorde is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Greatest New Female Vocalists of the Past 10 Years
Indie pop, Synthpop, Pop music

50
733 949
Sara Bareilles is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Greatest New Female Vocalists of the Past 10 Years
MChi added Adult contemporary music, Adult album alternative, Blue-eyed soul