Most of the most popular female singers of 2019 are not new to the music scene proving the lasting appeal of these talented ladies. Several have been around for decades and have amassed a good fortune with their talent. Some of these lovely ladies are also songwriters, dancers and actresses. The year 2019 promises to be filled with newly released music, videos, television shows and big concerts from these ladies. Here are the top 10 most popular female singers in the world in 2019.
Of course Beyoncé is not new to the scene this year. She has been around for decades which proves her endless appeal to the world. From her rise in Destiny’s Child to her collaboration with her husband Jay Z, Beyoncé has been a star throughout her career. With her great vocal range and ability to sing everything from ballads to “Single Ladies”, she has made a prolific career for herself. She also gives excellent live performances. Beyoncé has sold over 75 million albums worldwide and has won many awards including 17 Grammys. She is starting 2019 with a big performance, The Super Bowl Halftime Show. She will also tour this year.
Best new songs: No Angel and Pretty Hurts
Last year brought Adele back into the spotlight after a hiatus. She released her third solo album, “25” with the instant hit “Hello”. Unfortunately, “25” was released after the Grammy cutoff date of September 30, so it will not be eligible for Grammy nominations until 2019. She will, however, perform at this year’s Grammys. Adele is sure to keep herself busy in 2019. She has planned a 105 show tour through Europe and North America which kicks off in Ireland next month.
Best new songs: Hello and When We Were Young
03. Taylor Swift
Taylor Swift began her singing career at the young age of 14. Starting as a country singer who was popular in the pop music world, she soon crossed over into the pop world. She remains one of the most popular and widely played pop music star today. This year she will release a documentary filmed during last year’s “1989 World Tour”. She is nominated for 7 Grammy awards next month. She plans to take a break from touring this year but will certainly be seen and heard.
Best new songs: Out of the Woods and Wildest Dreams
04. Jennifer Lopez
Jennifer Lopez is a seasoned veteran and remains one of the most popular female singers today. Not only is she a talented singer, but she has a career as a song writer, dancer, actress and fashion designer. J Lo will continue to be a judge on American Idol and stars in a television series, “Shades of Blue” in which she plays a New York City policewoman. This year she will hold residence in Las Vegas for a 20 date show called “All I Have”. She is sure to attract a large audience with her fabulous songs and outfits and amazing choreography.
Best new songs: Same Girl and We Are the World’s People
05. Demi Lovato
Demi Lovato got her career started as a young actress on “Barney and Friends”. She began to attract the attentions of tween girls with her starring role in the Disney hit “Camp Rock”. Her singing career took off after that. She continues to write songs, sing and act. She kicked 2019 off by performing on Dick Clark’s New Year’s Rockin Eve. Her latest album, “Confident” is widely played. She and Nick Jonas will tour the United States and Canada this year in their “Future Now: The Tour”.
Best new songs: Confident and Cool For Summer
06. Ariana Grande
In the past few years Ariana Grande has become a popular female singer. She went from a Nickelodeon star to make a singing career with her multi octave voice. She recently released a new single and video “Focus”. She is set to tour in 2019.
Best new songs: All My Love and Research
07. Katy Perry
Katy Perry is still young yet has been a popular female singer for years. She is a talented singer and is also talented at changing her style and remaining provocative. She is a strong presence in the Hollywood scene and even the political scene. She recently walked the “red carpet” at the Golden Globes. She has publicly indorsed Democratic Presidential hopeful Hillary Clinton. She has just wrapped up her “Prismatic World Tour” and is working on a new studio album set to be released this year. She has stated that 2019 will be a year where she will experiment with new things and perhaps a new style.
Best new songs: Last Call and Ghost
08. Lady Gaga
Lady Gaga is another famous female singer today who is not new to the music scene. This year, she will release her much anticipated fifth studio album. Her last album strayed from her normal pop and dance music genre. In 2019 she recorded “Cheek to Cheek” with Tony Bennett. She is currently in the middle of a tour and is scheduled to perform a tribute to glam rock icon David Bowie at this year’s Grammys. She just won a Golden Globe award for her portrayal of The Countess in American Horror Story.
Best new songs: Til It Happens To You and Different
09. Nicki Manaj
Nicki Manaj quickly became a famous young female singer after her debut in 2010. Through her collaborations with other musicians and her own unique style including hip hop and rap, she has become a musical sensation. She is set to tour in 2019. She is also starring in her own autobiographical situation comedy called “Nicki”.
Best new songs: The Night’s Still Young and Truffle
The sexy Columbian singer has become an international icon. Her talent and sexy vocals have elevated her to one of the most popular female singers today. After a brief hiatus to focus on being a mother, Shakira has a busy schedule in 2019. She is releasing a new studio album and is scheduled to tour the United States, Canada, Europe and Australia.
Best new songs: Mi Verdad and Try Everything
Not to be outdone by the lovely young female singers, there are several young male singers who plan big things for 2019. Kendrick Lamar is nominated for 11 Grammy awards this year.