Best female R&B singers

Best female R&B singers

TopFestivals brings you a list of the best female R&B singers best female R&B singers that you must hear in person if you have the chance to go to one of their concerts. Maybe you already know all the artists on the list.

The 12 best female R&B singers you must know

The rhythm and blues, better known as R&B, has its beginnings in 1940 in the United States and since then it has had great exponents such as Whitney Houston, Amy Winehouse or the icon Michael Jackson. For this reason, it is worthwhile to introduce you to the 12 best female R&B singers.


Rihanna is one of the best female R&B singers who tops this list and given her success in the music industry, she managed to place 14 of her singles on the Billboard Hot 100.

Some of her musical hits are: Diamonds, with more than 1 billion plays on Youtube.Umbrella, Unfaithful, Don't Stop the Music, Take a Bow and Disturbia.

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This R&B singer and pop music of American origin with a musical career of 20 years has recorded 6 studio albums, 2 collaborative albums and 1 live album. Also, Beyoncé has won 28 Grammy Awards.

The themes of her songs are about female empowerment, love, sexuality or relationships. On the other hand, on stage she does excellent choreographies.

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Jennifer Lopez

Jennifer Lopez, better known as "JLo", is an actress, dancer, businesswoman and singer who managed to become the first woman with 500 million plays on YouTube in 2011. first woman with 500 million views on Youtube in 2011 for her song "On The Floor". for her song "On The Floor". Currently, this song has more than 1 billion views.

Some of her most famous tracks are: "Don't Love Me," "If You Had My Love," "I'm Into You," "Get Right," "Dance Again.". Similarly, JLo's most played songs on Youtube are: The Ring, Ain't Your Mama and Papi.

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Mariah Carey

Mariah Carey has sold more than 200 million music productions worldwide, making her the best-selling artist of all time. best-selling artist of all time..

On the other hand, we can't forget that the song "We Belong Together" has more than 500 million views on Youtube, you must listen to it if you like R&B.

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Alicia Keys

She is one of the best female R&B singers who could not miss in this list, because with her debut album she won several Grammy awards such as "Best New Artist", "Best R&B Album", "Best R&B Song" and others.

Keys has also sold more than 75 million albums worldwide and has won several awards, including 17 Billboard, 16 Grammys and 3 American Music Awards.

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Christina Aguilera

Who doesn't remember the song "But I Remember You" by singer Christina Aguilera? This is one of her musical hits with more than 400 million plays on Youtube.

Likewise, other of her most famous songs are: "Genie in a Bottle", "What a Girl Wants", "Come On Over Baby"., "Ven conmigo (Solamente tú)" and "Falsas esperanzas".

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She began her musical career in 2004 where she released her debut album titled. "Goodies" which received triple platinum certification by the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA).

However, it was her second album, "Ciara: The Evolution," that took first place in the United States. From this album, the singles stand out a lot "Like A Boy", "Get Up" and "Promise"..

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Mary J. Blige

Blige is an American singer who was influenced by Aretha Franklin's jazz music and soul of Aretha Franklin. Her 2005 album, The Breakthrough reached number one on the prestigious Billboard chart.

In the same year she collaborated with artists such as George Michael, Wyclef Jean and U2. Later, in 2009 she released her album "Stronger With Each Tear". Her single "Each Tear" had versions in Italian, Australian and German.

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Toni Braxton

This singer achieved international recognition with the song "Un-Break My Heart"which currently has more than 600 million views on the artist's Youtube channel. Above is the video for you to enjoy.

On the other hand, the song "Let It Flow" was part of the soundtrack of Whitney Houston's movie "Let It Flow"..

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Keyshia Cole

Her inspiration comes from other performers of the genre such as Brandy or Mary J. Blige. Also, you should know that she started her musical career in 2005.

In addition, she has recorded 6 albums and her songs with more reproductions on the Internet are: "Heaven Sent" (more than 148 million visualizations).Love" (over 107 million views) and "I Should Have Cheated" (over 110 million plays).

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Janet Jackson

She is one of the best-selling artists in history and Billboard magazine published in 2010 ranked her #5 on "The 50 Greatest R&B Singers of the Last 25 Years".

Also, Janet Jackson is the most awarded singer in the history of the prestigious PBillboard Music Awardsawards, winning 33 awards.

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Monica began her career at the age of 12 and is one of the most successful R&B artists. Her single "The Boy Is Mine" with singer Brandy is one of the most successful of all time.

Moreover, she has recorded 8 albums and some of her songs with the most plays on the Internet are: "Why I Love You So Much" and "Angel Of Mine"..

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Finally, we hope you have enjoyed this list with the best female R&B singerss and, if you have the chance, go to one of her concerts. Also, let us know which is your favorite artist in the comments box.

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