Top 10 Most Famous British Female Singers

British history is full of female singers or I must say best, well popular and gorgeous  British Female Singers that ruled the world with their heart-touching voices. The list could easily cross at least 30 in this article but I am bound to focus on only top 10. The below list contains information about 10 best, popular, gorgeous and worldwide famous female singers that have produced several chart hit solo performances throughout their career. The list includes both young and old voices of the nation. You can also check the List of British Female Singers in Wikipeida

Kate Bush in list of British Female Singers

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Kate Bush is the second most famous old magical voice in the country. This 54-year-old gorgeous English beauty earned fame as a top-rated record producer, musician and singer-songwriter. She became most successful solo female performer in England particularly for her unique idiosyncratic vocal style and electric musical style. She has been ruling music lovers’ hearts for over 30 years.


Sophie Ellis-Bextor

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Well, if we discuss the ten most beautiful British singers of the day, Sophie Ellis-Bextor could win the No. 1 position very easily. This 33-year-old gorgeous English occasional DJ, model, songwriter and singer is among top-rated artists of the country. Ellis-Bextor rose to prominence as the lead singer of “Theaudience” in the late 1990s. Later on, she went solo shortly after the group disbanded and became a prominent UK female singer in the early 2000s.


Joan Armatrading

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Joan Armatrading is commonly known as one of the pioneer, leading female singers in the history of England. She earned matchless fame being an outstanding female folk artist. This 61-year-old British singer has earned three Grammy Award nominations for her marvelous performances as a guitarist, songwriter and singer in the country. Armatrading also earned Best Female Artist nomination for two different occasions for the BRIT Awards.


Leona Lewis

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Leona Lewis rose to prominent in 2006 as soon as she won the third series of a notable television drama series “The X Factor”. This notable songwriter and singer of England, was born on April 3, 1985. Leona is commonly known as the multi-platinum selling singer in the country who also earned nominations for the Grammy Award on three different occasions. Billboard magazine rated this “Top New Artist” in 2008. Her first album “Spirit” was released in 2007 and second album “Echo” was released in 2009.


Dusty Springfield

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Dusty Springfield was born in 1939. She lived for sixty years and died in 1999. She earned nationwide fame being a marvelous, beautiful and professionally famous British pop singer. Her professional singing career rose to prominence during late 1950s and she continued ruling the hearts of music lovers till 1990s. She was famous worldwide for her distinctive sensual sound who was among most successful British female singers at her peak time.


Cheryl Cole

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Cheryl Cole, born as Cheryl Ann Cole, is simply famous among her fan by Cheryl, her stage name that brought her fame across the nation. Cheryl is popular mainly being a gorgeous model, dancer, songwriter, R&B and Pop recording artist in England. She was born in 1983 and rose to prominence in late 2002 when she appeared “Popstars: The Rivals” reality television show. She has earned five nominations for the notable BRIT Awards for five consecutive years.


Petula Clark

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Petula Clark is among those old voices that still rocks on the music industry. The singing career of this 82-year-old British singer is famous being an outstanding composer, actress and singer in the country. She has been spreading the magic of her voice for the past seven decades. She started as an entertainer during World War II with BBC Radio while entering into the entertainment industry. Later on, Petula started French career during 1950s and earned equal fame as she did in English.



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Adele is among those few English singers that rose to prominent and grabbed worldwide fame even in a very short professional singing time period. Adele Laurie Blue Adkins is simply known to the music lovers across the globe as Adele. She was born on May 5, 1988. She became popular shortly after entering into music industry as a musician, songwriter and singer in England. XL Recordings offered a recording contract to this English singer after her demo performance was posted online by her friend in 2006.


Amy Winehouse

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Amy Winehouse, born as Amy Jade Winehouse in 1983 and died in 2011, was a marvelous and top-rated British songwriter and singer. She earned nationwide fame shortly after appearing in the music industry being a powerful deep contralto vocalist. She also became prominent among her competitors for her outstanding electric mix of different types of music including jazz, soul and R&B. “Frank” was her debut album, released in 2003. She was a greatest loss to British music last year.


Madonna No.1 British Female Singer

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Though Madonna is American celebrity but she is at No. 1 in England, not only because of her gorgeous beauty, but also for her total number of chart hits (solo singing performances) and magical voice in England. She really touches heart with her singing. She is among most successful British singers of the history. She has produced more than five dozens (total 65) chart hits performances in her career which brings her on top in this list. She is widely popular beyond borders.

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  1. katie hogan

    cheryl cole was born cheryl ann tweedy not cole. she was married to ashley cole, the footballer, that is when her name was changed to cole. . .

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