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
137,097 10,066
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
66,422 10,529
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
12,432 10,005
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
84,079 9,468
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
27,566 7,634
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
80,995 8,309
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
32,096 8,355
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
9,429 7,939
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
51,140 7,420
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
27,523 7,909
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
49,434 8,196
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
39,859 6,517
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
78,657 6,897
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
24,215 6,746
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
61,598 6,953
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
10,497 6,949
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
39,589 6,700
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
22,466 6,601
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
20,076 5,417
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
20,076 6,783
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
13,478 5,663
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
22,890 6,129
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
10,827 11,820
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
13,909 4,560
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
13,695 5,170
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
9,802 3,909
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
9,068 2,768
Anneke van Giersbergen is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Greatest New Female Vocalists of the Past 10 Years
MicheleGreco added

28
12,977 3,749
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
5,237 4,127
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
10,323 3,483
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
7,556 5,458
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
4,137 3,418
Charlotte Wessels is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Greatest New Female Vocalists of the Past 10 Years
FlamingCynic added Gothic metal, Jazz, Symphonic metal

33
7,603 3,690
JoJo is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Greatest New Female Vocalists of the Past 10 Years
Hip hop music, Pop music, Teen pop

34
1,573 480
Jackie Evancho is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Greatest New Female Vocalists of the Past 10 Years
Crossover, Greatest singer of her generation - Classical Crossover, Theatrical Pop
 

35
7,130 2,812
Laura Pausini is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Greatest New Female Vocalists of the Past 10 Years
JuanRodrigues added Adult contemporary music, Pop music, Latin pop

36
12,190 3,917
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
5,601 2,960
Lzzy Hale is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Greatest New Female Vocalists of the Past 10 Years

38
3,206 1,442
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
2,628 2,375
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
1,194 1,360
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
2,705 2,574
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 2,213
Amanda Somerville is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Greatest New Female Vocalists of the Past 10 Years
RobsonBritoLeite added m

43
1,625 3,637
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
1,888 2,179
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
1,773 1,866
Duffy is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Greatest New Female Vocalists of the Past 10 Years
Blue-eyed soul, Pop music, Neo soul

46
849 757
Ariana Grande is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Greatest New Female Vocalists of the Past 10 Years
LucianoJunior added Pop music, Contemporary R&B, Pop rock

47
525 412
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 2,542
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
513 371
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
728 940
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