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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.
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list ordered by
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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
Lady Gaga is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Greatest New Female Vocalists of the Past 10 Years
Pop music, Rock music, Electronic music
3
Kelly Clarkson is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Greatest New Female Vocalists of the Past 10 Years
Adult contemporary music, Blues-rock, Blue-eyed soul
4
Amy Winehouse is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Greatest New Female Vocalists of the Past 10 Years
Doo-wop, Pop music, Neo soul
5
Lana Del Rey is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Greatest New Female Vocalists of the Past 10 Years
RubyaVilarinho added Hip hop music, Indie pop, Alternative hip hop
6
Alicia Keys is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Greatest New Female Vocalists of the Past 10 Years
Hip hop music, Pop music, Neo soul
7
Amy Lee is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Greatest New Female Vocalists of the Past 10 Years
Alternative rock, Alternative metal
8
Avril Lavigne is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Greatest New Female Vocalists of the Past 10 Years
Pop punk, Pop music, Rock music
9
Katy Perry is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Greatest New Female Vocalists of the Past 10 Years
Christian music, Synthpop, Rock music
10
Shakira is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Greatest New Female Vocalists of the Past 10 Years
Urban contemporary, Merengue music, Synthpop
11
Rihanna is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Greatest New Female Vocalists of the Past 10 Years
Urban contemporary, Hip hop music, Synthpop
12
Carrie Underwood is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Greatest New Female Vocalists of the Past 10 Years
Country pop, Pop music, Contemporary Christian music
13
Hayley Williams is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Greatest New Female Vocalists of the Past 10 Years
Pop punk, Pop music, Emo
14
Demi Lovato is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Greatest New Female Vocalists of the Past 10 Years
Indie pop, Blues-rock, Synthpop
15
Taylor Swift is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Greatest New Female Vocalists of the Past 10 Years
Country pop, Pop music, Rock music
16
Leona Lewis is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Greatest New Female Vocalists of the Past 10 Years
Pop music, Neo soul, Contemporary R&B
17
Jessie J is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Greatest New Female Vocalists of the Past 10 Years
Hip hop music, Pop music, Dance-pop
18
Lily Allen is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Greatest New Female Vocalists of the Past 10 Years
Indie pop, Synthpop, 2 Tone
19
Joss Stone is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Greatest New Female Vocalists of the Past 10 Years
Blue-eyed soul, Pop music, Neo soul
20
Anastacia is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Greatest New Female Vocalists of the Past 10 Years
Blue-eyed soul, Disco, Pop music
21
Britney Spears is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Greatest New Female Vocalists of the Past 10 Years
Urban contemporary, Bubblegum pop, Synthpop
22
Florence Welch is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Greatest New Female Vocalists of the Past 10 Years
Indie pop, Neo soul, Alternative rock
23
Jackie Evancho is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Greatest New Female Vocalists of the Past 10 Years
Crossover, Greatest singer of her generation
Classical Crossover, Theatrical Pop
 
24
Sia Furler is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Greatest New Female Vocalists of the Past 10 Years
Pop music, Trip hop, Dance-pop
25
Ariana Grande is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Greatest New Female Vocalists of the Past 10 Years
LucianoJunior added Pop music, Contemporary R&B, Pop rock