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List of famous female singers, listed by their level of prominence with photos when available. This greatest female singers list contains the most prominent and top females known for being singers. There are thousand of females working as singers in the world, but this list highlights only the most notable ones. Historic singers have worked hard to become the best that they can be, so if you're a female aspiring to be a singer then the people below should give you inspiration.

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While this isn't a list of all female singers, it does answer the questions "Who are the most famous female singers?" and "Who are the best female singers?"
Britney Spears is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Female Singers
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Britney Jean Spears is an American singer and actress. Born in McComb, Mississippi, and raised in Kentwood, Louisiana, she performed acting roles in stage productions and television shows as a child before signing with Jive Records in 1997. Spears's first and second studio albums, ...Baby One More Time and Oops!... I Did It Again, became international successes, with the former becoming the best-selling album by a teenage solo artist. Title tracks "...Baby One More Time" and "Oops!... I Did It Again" broke international sales records. In 2001, Spears released her self-titled third studio album, Britney, and played the starring role in the film Crossroads. She assumed creative control of her ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 36

Birthplace: McComb, Mississippi, United States of America

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#28 on The Best Current Female Singers

#43 on The Best Current Pop Groups/Singers

#96 on The Greatest Former Child Stars

#20 on Who's The Most Famous Musician From Every State?

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Beyoncé Knowles is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Female Singers
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Beyoncé Giselle Knowles-Carter is an American singer, songwriter, and actress. Born and raised in Houston, Texas, she performed in various singing and dancing competitions as a child, and rose to fame in the late 1990s as lead singer of R&B girl-group Destiny's Child. Managed by her father Mathew Knowles, the group became one of the world's best-selling girl groups of all time. Their hiatus saw the release of Beyoncé's debut album, Dangerously in Love, which established her as a solo artist worldwide; it sold 11 million copies, earned five Grammy Awards and featured the Billboard Hot 100 number-one singles "Crazy in Love" and "Baby Boy". Following the disbandment of Destiny's Child in June ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 36

Birthplace: Houston, Texas, United States of America

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#22 on The Best Female Vocalists Ever

#76 on The Best Singers of All Time

#2 on The Best Current Female Singers

#5 on The Best Current Pop Groups/Singers

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Anne Hathaway is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Female Singers
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Anne Jacqueline Hathaway is an American actress, singer, and producer. After several stage roles, Hathaway appeared in the 1999 television series Get Real. She came to prominence after playing Mia Thermopolis in the Disney film The Princess Diaries and in its 2004 sequel. Since then, Hathaway has starred in dramatic films such as Havoc and Brokeback Mountain, in 2005. She has also starred in The Devil Wears Prada with Meryl Streep and in Becoming Jane as Jane Austen. In 2008, she won several awards for her performance in Rachel Getting Married, also earning an Academy Award nomination for Best Actress. In 2010, she starred in the box office hits Valentine's Day, Tim Burton's Alice in ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 35

Birthplace: New York City, New York, United States of America

Also Ranked

#96 on The Best Actresses in Film History

#34 on The Most Beautiful Women In Hollywood

#24 on The Best Actresses Working Today

#16 on The Most Beautiful Women Of 2018, Ranked

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Amanda Seyfried is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Female Singers
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Amanda Michelle Seyfried is an American actress and singer. She began her career as a model when she was 11, then at 15 began an acting career, starting off with uncredited roles and moving on to recurring roles on the soap operas As the World Turns and All My Children. In 2004, Seyfried made her film debut in the teen comedy Mean Girls. Her subsequent supporting roles were in independent films, such as the drama Nine Lives and the crime drama Alpha Dog, she also had a recurring role in the UPN TV drama show Veronica Mars. Between 2006 and 2011, she starred on the HBO drama series Big Love and appeared in the 2008 musical feature film Mamma Mia!. Her other appearances include leading roles ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 32

Birthplace: Allentown, Pennsylvania, United States of America

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#59 on The Most Beautiful Women In Hollywood

#19 on The Most Beautiful Women Of 2018, Ranked

#95 on The Most Beautiful Women in the World

#29 on Who Is America's Sweetheart in 2018?

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