Who do you think is the greatest female singer of all time | Page 3

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Best female singer all time

  1. Whitney Houston

    14.5%
  2. Aretha Franklin

    10.9%
  3. Adele

    0 vote(s)
    0.0%
  4. Mariah Carey

    7.3%
  5. Madonna

    5.5%
  6. Beyonce

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    0.0%
  7. Other

    61.8%
  1. Falsedawn build or destroy

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    Billie Holiday easy

    Teena Marie is a close 2, bitch had some pipes.

    Whitney, Aretha, and Patti LaBelle round off the top 5 for me.
     
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  2. Edison Carasio Excellence of execution belt

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    Shara Worden.








    Drunken karaoke better than anything on America's Got Talent, The Voice, etc
     
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    Debra Harry for me
     
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    This is the correct answer
     
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    Linda Ronstadt was the most talented female singer I've ever heard. Her range and versatility are amazing and she came from a day when the studio didn't correct every flaw like they do today.
     
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    Janis Joplin was gross.
     
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    Anne Wilson was pretty good IMO
     
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    put on an awesome show btw
     
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    F U for forgetting Tina Turner
     
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    No kidding. She had a face that needed an exorcist. I love her version of "Summertime" tho.

    Great choice with Linda Ronstadt; she kinda reminded me of Carrie Fisher back in the day. They both had that luminous skin, and Rondstadt's voice was straight BUTTA.
     
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    Jim Morrison once caught a bottle to his head for trying to fuck Joplin or so the rumor goes
     
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    Depends what you're looking for. Personally i can't stand the Whitney Houston and Mariah Carey style of singing.
    The two i absolutely love are Bjork, who has a very powerful voice, and Karen Carpenter.
     
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    I like to make the case for Annie Lennox. She does not get talked about enough





    I am sure she is classically trained for musical theatre. I think she can do opera. Her control is superb. I think it is better than Mariah. Mariah just screams like a banshee as she goes up and down in pitch.

    Annie Lennox is basically everything Sinead O'Connor cannot be.
     
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    Wow man, thank you for posting those. Ella's voice is incredible.
     
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    Ella takes it for me. Lovely tone, effortless technique and incredible musicality.

    Her jazzing on the melodies is everything the modern warblers wish they were but aren't. She hits thr blue notes, they just waver to impress.

     
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    Karen carpenter has a lovely voice. I know I'm an old fogey but I miss her sort of singing - a natural, unaffected tone just hitting the notes without all the tricks. Beautiful and soothing.

    So many female pop singers feel the need for vocal acrobatics and put on tones now for some reason.
     
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