Updated: check out our list of the top 10 new female artists of 2020!
Whether you like electropop or cutting-edge hip-hop, the best new female artists of 2019 have it all. Some of the best new women in music are newly-famous rock and rollers while others are soon-to-be pop megastars. Many new female artists came into 2019 with major hype surrounding their upcoming debut albums, while others are headed out on buzz-worthy headlining tours. Suffice it to say, none of the entries on this list disappointed in either respect.
Who will you find on this best 2019 female music artists list? A plethora of young American, British, and Canadian singer/songwriters and producers made waves this year, as did bands and solo musicians from every other corner of the world.
Which new female contemporary music artists do you think reigned as the queens of 2019? Which new female pop singers will compete to be the next "it girl" to watch out for? Vote your favorites up to the top of this list and please add any great musicians we may have missed.
- 1Grace Avery VanderWaal (born January 15, 2004) is an American singer-songwriter from Suffern,... more on Wikipedia1,459986
- 2Courtney Ann Hadwin (born July 6, 2004) is a British singer, best known for competing on the... more on Wikipedia1,300877
- 3Billie Eilish Pirate Baird O'Connell (born December 18, 2001), known professionally as Billie... more on Wikipedia973757
- 4Normani Kordei Hamilton (born May 31, 1996), recording mononymously as Normani, is an American... more on Wikipedia322562
- 5Ella Mai Howell (born November 3, 1994) is an English singer and songwriter. She is signed to... more on Wikipedia298562
- 6Amanda Ava Koci, known professionally as Ava Max, is an American singer and songwriter. She is... more on Wikipedia282540
- 7Lauren Michelle Jauregui Morgado (born June 27, 1996) is an American singer and songwriter.... more on Wikipedia183487
- 8Amala Ratna Zandile Dlamini (born October 21, 1995), known professionally as Doja Cat, is an... more on Wikipedia162440
- 9Carisa Zhavia Ward (born March 6, 2001), known professionally as Zhavia Ward, is an American... more on Wikipedia147437
- 10Hayley Kiyoko Alcroft (born April 3, 1991) is an American singer, songwriter, and actress.... more on Wikipedia155476
- 11City Girls is an American hip hop duo from Miami, Florida, composed of members Yung Miami... more on Wikipedia157484
- 12Jorja Smith (born June 11, 1997) is an English singer from Walsall, West Midlands. She has... more on Wikipedia144442
- 13Jessie Reyez (born June 12, 1990) is a Canadian singer and songwriter. Her 2016 single... more on Wikipedia136418
Albums: Last Day of Summer, CLEARSummer Marjani Walker (born April 11, 1996) is an American singer-songwriter. She is signed to... more on Wikipedia
- 15Stephanie Victoria Allen (born 14 December 1991), better known by her stage name Stefflon Don,... more on Wikipedia113362
- 16Margaret Debay Rogers is an American musician, singer-songwriter, and producer from Easton,... more on Wikipedia104364
- 17Maren Larae Morris (born April 10, 1990) is an American country music singer, songwriter, and... more on Wikipedia88298
- 18Claire Cottrill (born August 18, 1998), known professionally as Clairo, is an American... more on Wikipedia76339
- 19Karly-Marina Loaiza (born July 17, 1994), better known as her stage name Kali Uchis, is a... more on Wikipedia75356
- 20Maria-Cecilia Simone Kelly (born May 7, 1997), known professionally as Rico Nasty, is an... more on Wikipedia83398
- 21Mikaela Straus (born December 19, 1998), known by her stage name King Princess, is an American... more on Wikipedia69338
- 22Elizabeth Eden Harris (born May 31, 1997), known professionally as Cupcakke (often stylized as... more on Wikipedia73388
- 24Alice Merton (born 13 September 1993) is a German-Canadian-English singer and songwriter.... more on Wikipedia60347
- 25Nicole Zefanya (born 24 January 1999), known professionally as NIKI, is an Indonesian singer,... more on Wikipedia48327