She set an intention to write an anthem that would inspire women and woke up with the lyrics in her head. Its influence still lingers today across genres from rock to hip-hop. Sigala, Ella Eyre - Came Here for Love 30. While we have eternal love for Hanson, Backstreet Boys, 'N Sync and the like, because so many of these pop songs have been delivered to us by women — who for all intents and purposes form the backbone of most eternal pop music — we here celebrate the top 20 pop songs in history by female artists. Chapel Of Love - Dixie Cups 79.
He's A Rebel - Crystals Darlene Love 89. Somebody To Love - Jefferson Airplane 8. It's My Party - Lesley Gore 92. Say My Name - Destiny's Child 52. Her songs, many of them more than two decades old, are still played with uninterrupted frequency in marriages, functions, radio channels and award shows enjoying the same enviable popularity they had all those years ago. Jim Dandy - LaVern Baker 61. Brass in Pocket - The Pretenders 81.
Nothing Compares 2 U - Sinéad O'Connor 17. Because the Night - Patti Smith 94. In fact, she made money performing jazz at night while studying classical voice during the day as a young singer. In the video above, the versatile vocalist Linda Ronstadt sings it soulfully and beautifully. The song only peaked at 15 on the charts, but was a major hit on radio and in concert.
Will You Love Me Tomorrow - Shirelles 10. Miranda lights up the stage when she puts on a passionate performance during her live shows. If you are looking for such songs sung by female artists, scroll down for a complete list of the best female karaoke songs. Interestingly, the song was written by fellow country star Alan Jackson. Being single can get kind of lonely and when someone interesting comes along it can be difficult to tell them how you feel. Ramchandra produced old classics like this.
Hailee Steinfeld, Grey - Starving ft. In one profoundly appealing and utterly danceable swoop, Madonna had orchestrated pop music's greatest awakening. Family Affair - Mary J. Poker Face - Lady Gaga 75. Little Big Town - Better Man 49. The song was a smash hit and connected with female fans in country music. Best Old Country Songs by Women - Greatest Female Country Love Songs of All Time The best country songs on this list are all from great female artists, modern and classic.
. She sabotaged the wholesome Pepsi ad that premiered the song with a music video that featured her dancing in front of a row of burning crosses, seducing a black saint and receiving the stigmata. But we included it to express our admiration to a singer who sang his 1st song in 1942 and continued to create national chart-blaster even in 1995! For example, on — which ranks the top 100 songs in the United States based on radio airplay, streaming data, and sales data — there are only three songs by women inside the top 20. The song became her third 1 in a row staying at the top of the chart for 3 weeks. It's a nice way to loosen up and show off your hidden talent for singing or just your love for it, where the crowd ain't judging and you have your moment in the spotlight.
Dua Lipa - Blow Your Mind Mwah Official Video 19. Love to Love You Baby - Donna Summer 96. Maybe It Was Memphis is still a staple on country radio today as fans continue requesting it as they sing along, belting out every word. Ariana Grande - Side To Side ft. Zombie - The Cranberries 45. Killing Me Softly with His Song - Roberta Flack 27.
Here, modern day jazz chanteuse Norah Jones sings her rendition. In return she douses his house in kerosene and burns it to the ground with a grin. Starley - Call On Me Ryan Riback Remix 46. Not only do women inspire great country songs, they write and record the best country music as well. Pop singers, indie rockers and karaoke regulars have all taken stabs at this song, yet, no one can quite capture the song's gentle magic like Lauper did. Dua Lipa - New Rules Official Music Video 3.
Undo It tells the story of a guy that stole time, energy and happiness from a girl. Kudos to the Nightingale of India. Check out Madhuri in her best dancing moves. Lady Gaga - The Cure Lyric Video 47. Which song performed by a woman is the best? Another fantastic resource to jazz standards is a vocal coach. Kerosene let Miranda show her tough side to country fans. The film stars Dharmendra, Mala Sinha, Shashi Kala andBalrajSahni.
It's the only way things are going to change. Like A Prayer - Madonna 65. It's Too Late - Carole King 21. Badi Mushkal Nothing can beat her dancing skills. Girls Just Want To Have Fun - Cyndi Lauper 15. On top of taking home a slew of awards, the song went on to sell over 14 million copies, making it one of the bestselling songs by a female vocalist, ever. I Feel Love - Donna Summer 43.