Top 10 famous singers

Many of us like the music of famous women like Whitney Houston, Christina Aguilera, Beyoncé, Madonna or Adele. These singers have transcended borders not only because of advertising marketing, but mainly thanks to the talent they have for making their melodies reach the heart. Adele’s “Someone like you” is just one example of many successful songs. 

Music is a very important art that can influence our feelings and emotions, filling us with joy, love, sadness, pain, etc. In fact, women’s songs are one of the best options when you want to relax a bit and listen to music. That is why today we will talk about various famous artists, who have marked history with their unique vocal beauty. Next, we start the top 10 of the most successful singers. 


This famous singer is an icon of the United States, so much so that she is called “The Queen of Pop” , due to her musical productions and masterful live performances. According to the RIAA, Madonna is the best-selling solo artist of the 20th century. Also, in 2008 she was inducted into the “Rock and Roll Hall of Fame”. Billboard magazine even ranked her second behind The Beatles on its “Top 100 Artists” list. Among her main musical successes we can mention “Vogue”, “Express yourself”, “Like a Virgin”, “La isla bonita”, etc.

2. Mariah Carey

Mariah Carey, better known as the “Supreme Songbird”, a title given by the “Guinness” book, due to her five-octave vocal range. Her career began in 1990 when she released her first album under producer Tommy Mottola’s Columbia record label. From this album, four singles ranked #1 on the Billboard Hot 100 chart. In addition, Carey was named by Billboard magazine as the second most successful woman of all time. She has released 15 albums and won major awards including 21 World Music Awards, 15 Billboard Music Awards, 11 American Music Awards, and 5 Grammy Awards.

It should be noted that Mariah’s most successful songs are “Vision of love”, “Emotions”, “Hero”, “Without you”, “Obsessed”, among others.

3. Whitney Houston

She is without a doubt one of the best voices in the world and her best known song is “I will always love you” written by Dolly Parton. This theme was part of the soundtrack in the movie “The Bodyguard”, where Houston was the protagonist. In addition, we mention that the musical genres performed by this artist were gospel, jazz, soul and rhythm and blues. Similarly, she had many other hits like “I wanna dance with somebody”, “My love is your love”, “I have nothing”, “So emotional” and “You give good love”.

In addition to this, during his career he received 22 American Music Awards , 6 Grammy Awards, two Emmy Awards and 30 Billboard Music Awards.

4. Adele

According to Billboard magazine, Adele is the fifth biggest music artist on its 100 Women list. She released her first album titled “19” in 2008, a year later she received her first Grammy Awards for “Best Female Pop Vocal Performance” and “ Best New Artist ”. Some of the best songs of this British performer are “Skyfall”, “Someone like you”, “Set fire to the rain”, “Rolling in the Deep” and “Hello”.

5. Aretha Franklin

This list of singers could not miss Aretha Franklin, also known as the “Queen of Soul”, since she was one of the most influential performers of this musical genre. Also, she was the first woman to enter the “Rock and Roll Hall of Fame”. As if that weren’t enough, she won 17 Grammy Awards and garnered other accolades throughout her career, including the Golden Nest Award. These are some of her most outstanding songs “Respect”, “Think”, “I never loved a man”, “Baby I love you” and “Freeway of love”.

6.Christina Aguilera

She is one of the best international singers, as she not only sings in English, but also in Spanish. Also, her singing talent and her song lyrics are very good. Cristina launched her music career in 1999, releasing her first self-titled album in which she included singles like “Genie in a bottle”, “What a girl wants” and “Come on over baby”. These songs came to occupy the number one position on the Billboard Hot 100 list. Later, in 2000, she released an album in Spanish, “My reflection”, which gave her her first Latin Grammy award, becoming the first American singer to win this award.

We also mention that she has won 6 Grammy Awards and Time magazine considered her one of the 100 most influential people in the world. 

7. Beyonce

Beyoncé is one of the most important famous singers in this top 10. She began her career in 2003, releasing her first album “Dangerously in Love” , which allowed her to be known as a solo artist worldwide. In addition, thanks to this album she won 5 Grammy Awards. In 2006 she released her second album, “B’Day”, featuring the three singles “Beautiful Liar”, “Déjà Vu” and “Irreplaceable”. Also, it should be noted that she has been with her career for 20 years, during which she has already won a total of 24 Grammy Awards. 

8.Lady Gaga

Lady Gaga is one of the American singers who became known in 2008 after the release of her first album, “The Fame”, in which singles such as “Paparazzi”, “Poker Face” and “Just Dance” stand out.. Subsequently, she released her second album, “Born This Way” (2011), which achieved great sales success. Among the most outstanding songs on this album are “The edge of glory”, “You and I”, “Born this way” and “Judas”.

Likewise, it should be noted that throughout his career he has won important awards such as 18 MTV Video Music Awards , 11 Grammy Awards, 7 Billboard Music Awards, among others.

9. Katy Perry

In 2008, Katy Perry debuted in the music industry with her first album, “One of the boys”, which included singles such as “Hot n cold” and “Kissed a girl”. Subsequently, in 2010 and 2011 she released her second album, “Teenage Dream”, five songs from it reached the number one position on the Billboard Hot 100. In this way, she became the first female singer in achieve such success. 

In addition to this, Katy Perry has won 14 People’s Choice Awards, 5 American Music Awards and 4 Guinness World Records throughout her career. Among her most outstanding songs we can mention “California gurls”, “Last friday night”, “Wide swake”, “Dark Horse” and “Roar”.


Rihanna is considered the ” Princess of R&B ” and the “Queen of Fashion”. She kicked off her career in 2003, by auditioning for music producer Evan Rogers. In 2005 she released her first album “Music of the Sun” and later she released her second album titled “A girl like me”. Her musical successes include “We found love”, “Rude boy”, “Only girl”, “Unfaithful”, “Do n’t stop the music” and “Umbrella”, among others. In addition to this, she has received several awards throughout her musical career (Billboard Music Awards, Brit Awards and American Music Awards).

Finally, we inform you that, if you want to enjoy these singers to the fullest, you will need a good quality self- powered speaker. In this way, you will be able to hear the basses of the songs better. 

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