This is a growing list of the greatest female singers. You can add to the list by dropping a comment. Here goes:
Whitney Houston – (The Voice)
Whitney Houston simply known as the voice is one of the greatest female singers of all time. The sheer power of her vocals was second to none. She inspired a generation of musical artists in her over two decades long career. The diva has sold more than 200 million albums and singles worldwide making her one of the best selling female artists in history.
Mariah Carey (The Songbird)
In my book, Mariah Carey is one of the best singers ever. She has more number one hits than any other female performer in history. Her record breaking 18 number one singles is tied for second best along side Elvis and only trails the Beatles 20 number one singles. The diva’s signature vocal style of whistling is just as great as her laundry list of hit records.
Aretha Franklin (Queen of Soul)
Aretha Franklin also known as the Queen of Soul re-defined American popular music for more than four decades now. Her incredible voice, sound and style have inspired numerous R&B and contemporary artists. Aretha has sold more million selling singles than any other female artist in history. She has also won eighteen Grammy’s and two honorary Awards.
Celine Dion (The Voice of an Angel)
Celine Dion is an Canadian and french singer. The diva first rose to fame in the early 1990s. She is one of the most successful female artists in history with albums sales surpassing 200 million. In her two decades long career, she has amassed a string of hit records and has won numerous awards. Her voice has such a beautiful tone to it that is often referred to as the voice of angel by her fans
Beyonce Knowles (Dream Girl)
The beautiful Beyonce Giselle Knowles is one of the most talented stars of her generation. She first rose to fame as the lead singer of the all girl group Destiny’s Child who later became the best selling female vocal group of all time.
Toni Braxton first hit it big with the release of her self titled studio album Toni Braxton (1990). The album spawned several hit singles such as “Another Sad Love Song”, “Breath Again”, “You Mean the World to Me” among many other successful songs.
Janet Jackson is one of the most famous women in the world and also one of the most successful female entertainers of all time. Like Madonna, she has dominated the pop landscape for more than two decades now. Although she is not known for her voice, her unique artistry, legacy and influence on popular music has made her one the greatest female artists ever.