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
137,166 10,107
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 10,593
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 10,069
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 9,514
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
27,610 7,670
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
81,058 8,339
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 8,390
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 7,989
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 7,463
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 7,943
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
49,466 8,237
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 6,560
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
78,697 6,922
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 6,780
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 6,981
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 6,984
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
39,620 6,739
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
22,475 6,632
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 5,441
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
20,124 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 5,686
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 6,163
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 11,840
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
13,916 4,585
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 5,200
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 3,937
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 2,798
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 3,778
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 4,157
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
10,341 3,508
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 5,481
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 2,837
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 3,446
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 3,719
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
1,586 495
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 3,942
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 2,986
Lzzy Hale is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Greatest New Female Vocalists of the Past 10 Years

38
3,220 1,452
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 2,390
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 1,370
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
2,713 2,588
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 2,226
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 3,652
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 2,190
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
884 767
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
1,777 1,880
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
532 423
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 2,556
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
524 378
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
733 948
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