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Bands/Musicians The Best Girl Groups  

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Since pop music emerged in the 1950s, girl groups have played an integral role in the expansion of the genre. Some of the biggest names and brightest stars in pop music are female-fronted groups who sing catchy tunes. This list of girl groups seeks to uncover which of these famous music groups can be rightfully considered among the best female pop artists of all time. As music as changed and evolved over the years, trends have come and gone, except for the tried and true formula of the success that girl bands brings to both radio, concerts and overall impact on pop culture. 

So, who are the best girl groups? An essential place to start is with The Ronettes. Part of the Phil Spector factory of pop hits, The Ronettes, led by Ronnie Spector, are known to many not only one of the best female bands, but are pioneers in all of pop music. Hits like "Be My Baby" and "Baby, I Love You" are still popular oldies and live on in the many years since they were respectively released. The Supremes are also considered one of the best girl groups. Led by Diana Ross, The Supremes helped usher in the era of Motown soul, and their songs helped Berry Gordy build a musical empire. But, are The Supremes the best girl group of all time? More recently, fans of TLC and the Spice Girls may argue that they deserve to top the list of girl groups.

It's up to you to determine which of these girl groups are considered the greatest of all time. There are plenty of great choices to choose from, but if you happen to notice someone is missing from this list, feel free to add them. This list seeks to answers the questions of "who are the best girl group bands of all time?" and "who is the greatest girl group musician ever?"Vote for the ladies you think should be at the top of the list and make your vote count. 

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96 79
Destiny's Child is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Girl Groups
Urban contemporary, Girl group, Hip hop music

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118 104
Little Mix is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Girl Groups
Transcend added Hip hop music, Girl group, Pop music

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96 89
Spice Girls is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Girl Groups
Girl group, Rock music, Dance-pop

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86 78
TLC is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Girl Groups
Hip hop music, Girl group, Alternative hip hop

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91 91
Fifth Harmony is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Girl Groups
Transcend added Pop music, Dance music

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60 66
The Supremes is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Girl Groups
Girl group, Doo-wop, Psychedelic soul

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59 69
The Pussycat Dolls is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Girl Groups
Hip hop music, Girl group, Pop music

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41 50
En Vogue is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Girl Groups
Danny Marks added Girl group, Pop music, Contemporary R&B

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55 71
Girls' Generation is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Girl Groups
cozenyxl15 added Pop punk, Bubblegum pop, Ballad

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13 14
BLACKPINK is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Girl Groups
K-pop

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35 52
The Bangles is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Girl Groups
Moai added Jangle pop, Girl group, New Wave

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46 70
Girls Aloud is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Girl Groups
Girl group, Synthpop, Pop music

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27 41
f(x) is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Girl Groups
Aaron Rea added Synthpop, Pop music, Rock music

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36 57
2NE1 is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Girl Groups
jvdvgrunn added Urban contemporary, Hip hop music, Synthpop

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32 51
The Go-Go's is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Girl Groups
DanielleNordskog added Pop punk, New Wave, Pop music

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23 39
All Saints is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Girl Groups
john-smith added Urban contemporary, Hip hop music, Girl group

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33 57
Sugababes is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Girl Groups
Girl group, Urban contemporary, Synthpop

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33 59
The Saturdays is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Girl Groups
Girl group, Synthpop, Pop music

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26 49
Atomic Kitten is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Girl Groups
Girl group, Pop music, Dance-pop

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25 54
The Ronettes is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Girl Groups
Girl group, Pop music, Rock music

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15 36
Sistar is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Girl Groups
cozenyxl15 added Hip hop music, Pop music, Hip Hop

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22 52
The Shirelles is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Girl Groups
Girl group, Doo-wop, Pop music

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17 43
Wonder Girls is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Girl Groups
jvdvgrunn added Hip hop music, Synthpop, Pop music

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19 48
Patti LaBelle is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Girl Groups
Doo-wop, Girl group, Ballad

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14 40
Girl's Day is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Girl Groups
cozenyxl15 added Pop music, Dance music, K-pop