#1 Edited by jhazzroucher (15501 posts) - - Show Bio

BHM = Black History Month!!! : )

and by the way, we cannot include groups and duets. : )

I'll start.

1. Samantha Mumba

2. Rihanna

3. Beyonce Knowles

4. Nicki Minaj

5. Samantha Cole

6. Whitney Houston

7. Mariah Carey

8. Vanessa Williams

9. Toni Braxton

10. Mary J. Blige

honorable mentions: Lauryn Hill, Leona Lewis

#2 Posted by Xanni15 (6758 posts) - - Show Bio
  1. Celine Dion
  2. Lauryn Hill

That's all I got.

#3 Edited by God_Spawn (37563 posts) - - Show Bio

Leona Lewis.

Jenn from Illumeci/Ill_Teague.

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#4 Edited by Blood1991 (8098 posts) - - Show Bio

I can't order them, but

  • Tina Turner
  • Diana Ross
  • Alicia Keys
  • Leona Lewis
  • Whitney Houston
  • Mary J Blidge
  • Toni Braxon
  • Beyonce Knowles
  • Jennifer Hudson
  • Kelly Rowland Replacing her with Aretha Franklin who in a fit of insanity I forgot
#5 Posted by Xanni15 (6758 posts) - - Show Bio

@god_spawn

Most of those are not female. ROFL

#6 Posted by God_Spawn (37563 posts) - - Show Bio

@Xanni15: I read the title as black singers. So that is what I did. I should probably edit that.

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#7 Posted by Xanni15 (6758 posts) - - Show Bio

@god_spawn: Just messing around. Leave it as is, I don't think it really matters. :P

#8 Posted by YoungJustice (6720 posts) - - Show Bio
  • Jennifer Hudson
  • Rihanna
  • Whitney Houston
  • Mary J Blidge
  • Jill Scott
  • Chili
  • Beyonce
  • Alicia Keys
  • Tamar Braxton
  • Diana Ross
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#9 Posted by jhazzroucher (15501 posts) - - Show Bio

@Xanni15 said:

  1. Celine Dion
  2. Lauryn Hill

That's all I got.

Celine Dion is not black.

#10 Posted by Xanni15 (6758 posts) - - Show Bio

@jhazzroucher said:

@Xanni15 said:

  1. Celine Dion
  2. Lauryn Hill

That's all I got.

Celine Dion is not black.

Celine Dion transcends race.

#11 Posted by BumpyBoo (8101 posts) - - Show Bio

In no real order:

Nina Simone

Ella Fitzgerald

Lauryn Hill

Tracey Chapman

Billie Holiday

Aretha Franklin

Betty Carter

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#12 Edited by Roddy010 (5187 posts) - - Show Bio

Whitney Houston

Tamia

Anita Baker

Alicia Keys

Beyonce

Mariah Carey

#13 Posted by mikethekiller (8370 posts) - - Show Bio

Erykah Badu

#14 Edited by HBKTimHBK (5240 posts) - - Show Bio

Beyonce Knowles and Alicia Keys, those are the only modern day women who deserve my mention. Rihanna and Nicki Minaj are inferior to these two.

#15 Posted by Rogan2112 (600 posts) - - Show Bio

ARETHA FRANKLIN

2. Tina Turner

3. Toni Braxton

4. Tracy Chapman

5. Kelly Rowland

6. Leona Lewis

7. Ella Fitzgerald

8. Billie Holliday

9.Whitney Houston

10 ARETHA FRANKLIN (she's on the list twice because she's THAT bad a$$ :) )

#16 Posted by jhazzroucher (15501 posts) - - Show Bio

who else?

#17 Posted by pooty (11009 posts) - - Show Bio

Gladys Knight(have no idea why she isn't on everyones list). Anita Baker. Dionne Warlock. Bruno Mars

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#18 Posted by The Stegman (23752 posts) - - Show Bio

Alicia Keys, to me, everyone else is secondary. Everything about her, from her voice, lyrics, style, is perfection.
 
  

#19 Posted by SC (12896 posts) - - Show Bio
  1. Roberta Flack
  2. Nina Simone
  3. Gladys Knight
  4. Aretha Franklin
  5. Aaliyah
  6. Tracy Chapman
  7. Lauryn Hill
  8. Ella Fitzgerald
  9. Billie Holliday
  10. Alicia Keys
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#20 Posted by Violens (543 posts) - - Show Bio

1 .Eartha Kitt

2. Wendy Rene

3. Grace Jones

4. Ella Fitzgerald

5. Lavern Baker

6. Betty Davis

7. Aretha Franklin

8. Donna Summer

9. Bessie Smith

10. Billie Holiday

#21 Posted by FalconPuuunch (942 posts) - - Show Bio

Tracey Chapman

#22 Posted by New_World_Order (12895 posts) - - Show Bio

@pooty said:

Gladys Knight(have no idea why she isn't on everyones list). Anita Baker. Dionne Warlock. Bruno Mars

Haha, Bruno Mars.

#23 Posted by salamatsabi (216 posts) - - Show Bio

@pooty said:

Gladys Knight(have no idea why she isn't on everyones list). Anita Baker. Dionne Warlock. Bruno Mars

Bruno Mars is black? More importantly Bruno Mars is a woman?

I want that weed your smoking

#24 Posted by lilben42 (2526 posts) - - Show Bio

Beyonce.

#25 Posted by longbowhunter (6990 posts) - - Show Bio

Guess I just learned something about myself. I don't have any favorite black female singers.

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#26 Posted by Batnandez (511 posts) - - Show Bio

Drake, her use of autotune is amazing and I loved her as a kid in Degrassi.

#27 Posted by Batnandez (511 posts) - - Show Bio

@jhazzroucher: on a serious note you have Rihanna over the crack singing queen Whitney wtf? RIhanna is garbage

#28 Posted by Frenemy (1240 posts) - - Show Bio

@BumpyBoo: I like your choices :3

#29 Posted by BumpyBoo (8101 posts) - - Show Bio

@Frenemy said:

@BumpyBoo: I like your choices :3

Thanks, some people might say I am stuck in the past but they just don't make 'em like that anymore! ^_^

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#30 Posted by jhazzroucher (15501 posts) - - Show Bio

who else?

#31 Posted by dccomicsrule2011 (23792 posts) - - Show Bio
  • Beyonce
  • Whitney Houston
  • Patty lebelle
  • Heather Headley
  • Anita Baker
  • Mariah Carey
  • Aretha Franklin
  • Mary J Blige
  • Tony Braxton
  • Gladys knight
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#32 Posted by BumpyBoo (8101 posts) - - Show Bio

Can't believe I forgot my favourite one O_O

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#33 Posted by TheSecondOpinion (614 posts) - - Show Bio
  1. Brandy
  2. Monica
  3. Alicia Keys
  4. Diana Ross
  5. Janet Jackson
#34 Posted by VercingetorixTheGreat (2823 posts) - - Show Bio

Whitney Houston...

That is all I got.

#35 Posted by Blood1991 (8098 posts) - - Show Bio

The lack of Tina Turner is saddening.

#36 Posted by Nelomaxwell (10433 posts) - - Show Bio
@Xanni15 said:

@jhazzroucher said:

@Xanni15 said:

  1. Celine Dion
  2. Lauryn Hill

That's all I got.

Celine Dion is not black.

Celine Dion transcends race.

No she doesn't.
#37 Posted by Xanni15 (6758 posts) - - Show Bio

@Nelomaxwell said:

@Xanni15 said:

@jhazzroucher said:

@Xanni15 said:

  1. Celine Dion
  2. Lauryn Hill

That's all I got.

Celine Dion is not black.

Celine Dion transcends race.

No she doesn't.

Prove it.

#38 Posted by Nelomaxwell (10433 posts) - - Show Bio
@pooty said:
Gladys Knight(have no idea why she isn't on everyones list). Anita Baker. Dionne Warlock. Bruno Mars
I don't know why Anita baker is on everyone's list. that beings said
 
Sarah Vaughn 
Anita Baker
Diane Revees 
 Aretha Franklin
Nina Simone 
Gladys Knight 
Marsha Ambrosia
Minny Ripperton 
Donna Summer
Evelyn Champagne King
#39 Posted by Nelomaxwell (10433 posts) - - Show Bio
@Xanni15 said:

@Nelomaxwell said:

@Xanni15 said:

@jhazzroucher said:

@Xanni15 said:

  1. Celine Dion
  2. Lauryn Hill

That's all I got.

Celine Dion is not black.

Celine Dion transcends race.

No she doesn't.

Prove it.

I doubt people in the hood know who she is.
#40 Posted by jhazzroucher (15501 posts) - - Show Bio

who else?

#41 Posted by King-Stranglehold da first (3215 posts) - - Show Bio

Jennifer Hudson ;)

#42 Posted by Matchstick (565 posts) - - Show Bio

Skye Edwards

Martina Topley-Bird

Alicia Keyes

Eartha Kitt

Wendy Renee

Queen Latifa

Jill Scott

Lauryn Hill (but only on The Score)

Billie Holiday

Aaliyah

#43 Edited by Uncanny_Doom (402 posts) - - Show Bio

1) Alicia Keys 
2) Beyonce
3) Janelle Monae 
4) Amerie 
5) Janet Jackson
6) Aaliyah 
7) Rihanna 
8) Mariah Carey 
9) Lauryn Hill 
10) Jill Scott

#44 Posted by dboyrules2011 (12590 posts) - - Show Bio

  • Alica Keys

  • Beyonce

  • Whitney Houston

  • Heather Headley

  • Mary J Blige

  • Mariah Carey

  • Aretha Franklin

  • Anita Baker
  • Patti labelle

  • Tony Braxton

#45 Posted by jhazzroucher (15501 posts) - - Show Bio

who else?