Although so many talented artists and singers had been produced by the United States, but this does not rule out the fact that Britain’s singers talents is worth mentioning. Grammy has recorded lists of British singers among its winners of its awards. British singers has proved their abilities to perform songs of all kinds of genre, ranging from Rock to Jass, to Blues and so on. Here are some of the top British female singers.


Her real name is Adele Laurie Blue Adkins, she is a songwriter and a great English Singer. She was singed under the record label XL Recording when her demo was posted on MySpace by her friend the same year she graduated from BRIT school of technology and Performing Arts in 2006. Some of her hit songs are “Hello’, Someone like you, Rolling in the Deep, etc. She also recorded tremendous success in her albums titled 21 and 22 which was her second and third albums.

Amy Winehouse

Britain had been known for the greatest vocal talents in the whole world, and without much doubts, Amy Winehouse is a solid prove of that. She is a very gifted female English singer, with a unique voice. She has this special way of translating emotions to the audience in a way that will make them feel it so much. Her deep expressive contraito vocals and her eclectic mix of genre, rhythm and blues makes her an exceptional British singer. At age 27, she was overdosed on alcohol, which made her well-known.


Born on January 16, 1959, Hellenic Folashade Adu, a Nigerian -British born Singer, simply known as ‘Sade’ is a songwriter, arranger, record producer and composer. Her worldwide fame came through her band ” Sade” with Paul S Denman, Stuart Mathew and Andrew Hale as members. Sade was born in Ibadan Nigeria, and she attended Saint Martin’s School of  Art. She was married to Carlos Scola Pliego between 1989-1995 and had a child. Sade is into R&B Soul genre and her parents are Adebisi Adu and Anne Hayes. Sade is one artist/singer that made it to the top of her career without much technological assistance. Some of her albums includes Diamond Life(1984), Promise (1985), Stronger than pride (1988), Love Deluxe (1992), Lovers Rock, (2000), Soldier of Love (2010), etc. She is undoubtedly one of the best, if not the best!

Emeli Sandé

Professionally known as Emeli Sandé, Adele Emily was born to an English mother and a Zambian father in Sunderland in March 10,1987 and was brought up in Aberdeenshire. Featuring in a track by Chipmunk in 2009 titled “diamond rings” made her prominent for the very first time. In 2010, she also featured in “Never be your Woman”, a song by a rapper Wiley. Both songs she featured in made the top ten list. She received an award from BRIT AWARDS in 2012, and she is into the genre of R&B, Soul, and Gospel. She is a good player of vocals and piano with associated acts with Labrith, David Guetta, Rudimental, Kendrick Lamar, etc.