Female Country Singers

Throughout history, there have been many women country singers who have made significant contribution to the field. The list includes many familiar and great female country singers such as Taylor Swift, Miley Cyrus, Dolly Parton, Carrie Underwood, Shania Twain.The women country singers featured in this list are from United States, United Kingdom, Canada & Australia and many more countries.

This ranking is based on an algorithm that combines various factors, including the votes of our users and search trends on the internet.

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 1 Shania Twain

Shania Twain
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Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: August 28, 1965
Sun Sign: Virgo
Nationality: Canadian

Widely regarded as the Queen of Country Pop, Shania Twain is the best-selling female artist in the history of country music, having sold more than 100 million records worldwide. She is also one of the best-selling music artists ever. According to Billboard, Shania Twain is the 13th Greatest Music Video Female Solo Artist ever.

 2 Taylor Swift

Taylor Alison Swift
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Famous As: Singer-songwriter
Birthdate: December 13, 1989
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Nationality: American

American pop and country music singer-songwriter, Taylor Swift is a multiple Grammy award winning artist who has inspired a number of hopeful musicians. A talented artist since a young age, she achieved success with her first single and debut album in 2006. Since then, the Fearless star has not looked back and also made her acting debut in 2009.

 3 Dolly Parton

Dolly Parton
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Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: January 19, 1946
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Nationality: American

Multifaceted personality, Dolly Parton is a singer, songwriter, record producer, actress, author and businesswoman and is known mainly for her work in country music. She has received various accolades and awards in her very successful singing career spanning several decades and has composed over 3,000 songs. She has also worked in several movies and is a prolific songwriter.

 4 Carrie Underwood

Carrie Underwood
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Famous As: Singer-songwriter
Birthdate: March 10, 1983
Sun Sign: Pisces
Nationality: American

Carrie Underwood is an American singer-songwriter and one of the best female country music singers of all time. Dubbed Country Music's reigning Queen, Underwood has influenced several other singers, such as Kelsea Ballerini, Lucy Hale, Lauren Alaina, Mollie King, and Danielle Bradbery. In 2014, she was named on Time magazine's list of 100 most influential people in the world.

 5 Reba McEntire

Reba McEntire
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Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: March 28, 1955
Sun Sign: Aries
Nationality: American
The Queen of Country Reba McEntire initially performed with the family band the Singing McEntires. She was discovered by Red Steagall and has since delivered 24 number one singles and 16 number one albums. She has won 12 American Music Awards for Favorite Country Female Artist, the highest to date.

 6 Miranda Lambert

Miranda Lambert
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Famous As: Singer-Songwriter
Birthdate: November 10, 1983
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Nationality: American

Two-time Grammy-winning country singer Miranda Lambert is known for her hit album Platinum and the track Automatic. She was placed third in the singing contest Nashville Star. She has won more Academy of Country Music Awards than any artist. Her organization MuttNation Foundation works for rehabilitation of rescue animals.

 7 Kacey Musgraves

Kacey Musgraves
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Famous As: Singer-Songwriter
Birthdate: August 21, 1988
Sun Sign: Leo
Nationality: American
Country singer Kacey Musgraves has won six Grammys, including one for her debut album, Same Trailer Different Park. She had started as part of the children’s country duo Texas Two Bits and explored a solo career later. She has also appeared on the singing reality show Nashville Star.
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 8 Patsy Cline

Patsy Cline
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Famous As: Country Singer
Birthdate: September 8, 1932
Sun Sign: Virgo
Nationality: American
Died: March 5, 1963

Patsy Cline was an American singer widely regarded as one of 20th century's most influential, celebrated, and respected vocalists. Her singing style helped influence several artists and musical genres. She also helped define the Nashville Sound style associated with country music. She has been a major influence on artists, such as Loretta Lynn, Reba McEntire, Linda Ronstadt, and Dottie West.

 9 Jennette McCurdy

Jennette McCurdy
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Famous As: Actress & Singer
Birthdate: June 26, 1992
Sun Sign: Cancer
Nationality: American

An American actress, singer, songwriter, filmmaker, writer, and YouTuber, Jennette McCurdy is truly an inspiration to several young girls and women; despite suffering from conditions like obsessive-compulsive disorder, anorexia, and bulimia, McCurdy has managed to establish herself as a successful entertainer. As a writer, she has contributed immensely to publications like The Huffington Post, The Wall Street Journal, and Seventeen.

 10 Linda Ronstadt

Linda Ronstadt
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Famous As: Singer, Songwriter, Musician
Birthdate: July 15, 1946
Sun Sign: Cancer
Nationality: American

One of the world's best-selling music artists ever, Linda Ronstadt has sold over 100 million records worldwide. She performed in diverse genres, including Latin, light opera, rock, and country. She is also one of the most decorated female music artists of all time, having won prestigious awards, such as the National Medal of Arts and Humanities.

 11 Maren Morris

Maren Morris
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Famous As: Singer, Songwriter, Record Producer
Birthdate: April 10, 1990
Sun Sign: Aries
Nationality: American

Maren Morris is an American record producer, singer, and songwriter. Many of her songs and albums have performed well on Billboard charts; her album Hero peaked at the fifth position on Billboard 200. As a songwriter, Maren Morris has contributed to the success of several songs recorded by artists like Kelly Clarkson, Tim McGraw, Jessie James Decker, and Aubrey Peeples.

 12 Sheryl Crow

Sheryl Crow
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Famous As: Musician, Singer-songwriter
Birthdate: February 11, 1962
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Nationality: American

Sheryl Crow is an American musician, actress, and singer-songwriter. Over the years, Crow has contributed to several film soundtracks, including the iconic theme song for the popular James Bond movie Tomorrow Never Dies. After being diagnosed with intraductal carcinoma, a form of breast cancer, Sheryl Crow opened the Sheryl Crow Imaging Center by joining hands with her surgeon Kristi Funk.

 13 Mandy Moore

Mandy Moore
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Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: April 10, 1984
Sun Sign: Aries
Nationality: American

Mandy Moore is a popular singer, songwriter, and actress who has a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. Apart from her entertainment career, Moore is a known philanthropist who endorses the philosophy of effective altruism. In 2017, she was an active participant at the Los Angeles Women's March.

 14 Kelsea Ballerini

Kelsea Ballerini
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Famous As: Singer-songwriter
Birthdate: September 12, 1993
Sun Sign: Virgo
Nationality: American

Kelsea Ballerini is an American singer and songwriter. Ballerini became the first female artist since Carrie Underwood in 2006 to have her debut single top the Country Airplay chart. Kelsea Ballerini is the recipient of several prestigious awards, such as CMT Music Awards, Academy of Country Music Awards, and Teen Choice Awards.

 15 Faith Hill

Faith Hill
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Famous As: Country Singer
Birthdate: September 21, 1967
Sun Sign: Virgo
Nationality: American
Country music legend Faith Hill is best known for her hits This Kiss and Breathe. Her track There You'll Be was part of the Pearl Harbor soundtrack. She has won five Grammys and 15 ACM Awards and has appeared in movies such as Dixieland and The Stepford Wives.

 16 Janis Joplin

Janis Joplin
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Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: January 19, 1943
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Nationality: American
Died: October 4, 1970

Best known for her powerful mezzo-soprano voice, Janis Joplin was one of the most successful rock stars of her era. Before dying at the age of 27, she achieved so much that Rolling Stone magazine included her in its 100 Greatest Artists of All Time list in 2004 and 100 Greatest Singers of All Time list in 2008.

 17 Jewel

Jewel
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Famous As: Singer-Songwriter
Birthdate: May 23, 1974
Sun Sign: Gemini
Nationality: American

 18 Jessie Buckley

Jessie Buckley
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Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: December 28, 1989
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Nationality: Irish

One of the most popular actresses from Ireland, Jessie Buckley was ranked 38th on Ireland's greatest film actors list published by The Irish Times in 2020. Also known for her singing abilities, Jessie Buckley is a member of the Tipperary Millennium Orchestra. She can also play the piano, clarinet, and harp.

 19 Cherilyn Sarkisian

Cherilyn Sarkisian
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Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: May 20, 1946
Sun Sign: Taurus
Nationality: American
The “Goddess of Pop” Cher began her career with the folk-rock duo Sonny & Cher. She also appeared on Broadway and delivered an Oscar-winning performance in the film Moonstruck. Her track Believe was the biggest-selling single by a female artist in the U.K. and popularized the auto-tune, or "Cher effect.”

 20 Sasha Pieterse

Sasha Pieterse
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Famous As: Actress, Singer
Birthdate: February 17, 1996
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Nationality: American

Sasha Pieterse is an actress, songwriter, and singer. She is best known for playing Alison DiLaurentis in the popular mystery thriller TV series, Pretty Little Liars. Also known for her dancing skills, Pieterse took part in the season 25 of Dancing with the Stars where she finished tenth.  In 2019, Pieterse helped build houses by working with Habitat for Humanity.

 21 Mickie James

Mickie James
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Famous As: Professional Wrestler, Model
Birthdate: August 31, 1979
Sun Sign: Virgo
Nationality: American
Wrestler Mickie James, who is associated with WWE’s Raw brand, was initially known in the wrestling circuit as Alexis Laree. She has worked for NWA: TNA and was part of the stable The Gathering. The five-time WWE Women's Champion has also released several hit country tracks, such as Shooting Blanks.

 22 Kellie Pickler

Kellie Pickler
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Famous As: Singer-Songwriter
Birthdate: June 28, 1986
Sun Sign: Cancer
Nationality: American

 23 Gabby Barrett

Gabby Barrett
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Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: March 5, 2000
Sun Sign: Pisces
Nationality: American

 24 Jennifer Nettles

Jennifer Nettles
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Famous As: Singer-Songwriter
Birthdate: September 12, 1974
Sun Sign: Virgo
Nationality: American

 25 Crystal Gayle

Crystal Gayle
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Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: January 9, 1951
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Nationality: American
Country-pop crossover singer Crystal Gayle is best known for her Billboard-topping track Don't It Make My Brown Eyes Blue and her Hot 100-charting single Talking in Your Sleep. She also gained fame for her signature floor-length hair and was named to Country Music Television’s 40 Greatest Women of Country Music.

 26 LeAnn Rimes

LeAnn Rimes
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Famous As: Country Singer
Birthdate: August 28, 1982
Sun Sign: Virgo
Nationality: American
Two-time Grammy-winning country singer LeAnn Rimes gained fame for her cover of the Bill Mack track Blue at 13. Apart from her multi-platinum debut album, Rimes is also known for the track How Do I Live, which was declared the most successful song of the 1990s by Billboard

 27 Trisha Yearwood

Trisha Yearwood
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Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: September 19, 1964
Sun Sign: Virgo
Nationality: American

Trisha Yearwood is an American recording artist, television personality, actress, author, and celebrity chef. She is credited with releasing several chart-busting albums that have sold millions of copies worldwide. Also known for her philanthropic activities Trisha Yearwood has been supporting Habitat for Humanity, a charity home building group, for many years now.

 28 Laura Benanti

Laura Benanti
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: July 15, 1979
Sun Sign: Cancer
Nationality: American

 29 Rainey Qualley

Rainey Qualley
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: March 11, 1990
Sun Sign: Pisces
Nationality: American

Rainey Qualley is an American actress. The daughter of famous fashion model and actress Andie MacDowell, Qualley followed in the footsteps of her mother to establish herself in the entertainment industry. Also a singer, Rainey Qualley writes and releases music under the name Rainsford.

 30 Shawnee Smith

Shawnee Smith
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: July 3, 1969
Sun Sign: Cancer
Nationality: American

Actress and singer, Shawnee Smith, is best known for her role of Amanda Young in the Saw horror franchise. She began acting as a child and joined the Screen Actors Guild when she was just nine. Making her feature film debut as a young teenager, she went on to establish herself as a popular character actress in the ensuing years. 

 31 Tammy Wynette

Tammy Wynette
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Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: May 5, 1942
Sun Sign: Taurus
Nationality: American
Died: April 6, 1998
Country singer Tammy Wynette, named the First Lady of Country Music, is best remembered for the track Stand by Your Man. She remains one of the best-selling female country artists of all time. She was also married to country singer George Jones, which made them a musical power couple.

 32 Bobbie Gentry

Bobbie Gentry
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Famous As: Singer-Songwriter
Birthdate: July 27, 1942
Sun Sign: Leo
Nationality: American

 33 Barbara Mandrell

Barbara Mandrell
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Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: December 25, 1948
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Nationality: American

 34 Robin Meade

Robin Meade
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Famous As: Journalists
Birthdate: April 21, 1969
Sun Sign: Taurus
Nationality: American

 35 Lauren Alaina

Lauren Alaina
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Famous As: Singer-songwriter
Birthdate: November 8, 1994
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Nationality: American

 36 Megan McKenna

Megan McKenna
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Famous As: Television Personality
Birthdate: September 26, 1992
Sun Sign: Libra
Nationality: British

 37 Jessi Colter

Jessi Colter
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Famous As: Country Singer
Birthdate: May 25, 1943
Sun Sign: Gemini
Nationality: American

 38 Katie Stevens

Katie Stevens
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: December 8, 1992
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Nationality: American

 39 Clare Bowen

Clare Bowen
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: May 12, 1984
Sun Sign: Taurus
Nationality: Australian

 40 Carly Pearce

Carly Pearce
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Famous As: Singer-songwriter
Birthdate: April 24, 1990
Sun Sign: Taurus
Nationality: American

 41 Morgane Stapleton

Morgane Stapleton
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Famous As: Singer-songwriter
Birthdate: January 25, 1983
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Nationality: American

 42 Ashley McBryde

Ashley McBryde
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Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: July 29, 1983
Sun Sign: Leo
Nationality: American

 43 Lee Ann Womack

Lee Ann Womack
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Famous As: Singer-songwriter
Birthdate: August 19, 1966
Sun Sign: Leo
Nationality: American

 44 Danielle Bradbery

Danielle Bradbery
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Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: July 23, 1996
Sun Sign: Cancer
Nationality: American

 45 Patty Loveless

Patty Loveless
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Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: January 4, 1957
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Nationality: American

 46 Jo Dee Messina

Jo Dee Messina
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Famous As: Musical Artist
Birthdate: August 25, 1970
Sun Sign: Virgo
Nationality: American

 47 Kathy Mattea

Kathleen Alice Mattea
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Famous As: Singer-songwriter
Birthdate: June 21, 1959
Sun Sign: Gemini
Nationality: American

 48 Mickey Guyton

Mickey Guyton
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Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: June 17, 1983
Sun Sign: Gemini
Nationality: American

 49 RaeLynn

RaeLynn
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Famous As: Singer-Songwriter
Birthdate: May 4, 1994
Sun Sign: Taurus
Nationality: American

 50 Tenille Townes

Tenille Townes
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Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: January 20, 1994
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Nationality: Canadian