Top 10 Most Iconic Female Singer Voices

There are some singers whose voices you just recognize immediately, whether it’s a classic hit or a brand new song. And even though many of us might think we deserve the next Grammy Award nomination–here comes the hard truth–most of us just aren’t cut out for fancy recording studios and record deals, no matter how much we try. 


At Voicemod, we understand better than anyone how important it is for you to get the voice you want for your content creation, streaming, or whatever else you may need. That’s why we’ve created our new female voice changer effect, referred to in our app as Alice, that uses artificial intelligence to give you the voice you want in real-time. Check out the complete guide to our new AI voices, here.


Our female voice changer enables you to play around with your voice and even develop your own musical flair. But before you learn how to be a professional singer with our AI or PowerPitch voices, you’ll need a bit of inspiration. Take a look at some of the most iconic female singers of all time and what makes them so awesome:

1. Aretha Franklin 

Top 10 Most Iconic Female Singer Voices


Known as the Queen of Soul, Aretha Franklin’s voice pretty much defined the 1960s. Born in Tennessee, she kicked off her singing career at just 14, and she then became the first woman ever to be welcomed into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame. 


As one of the greatest artists of all time, there’s no way you don’t know a few classic Aretha Franklin anthems. So why not try them out with our female voice changer and see if you’re up to scratch?

2. Amy Winehouse 

Top 10 Most Iconic Female Singer Voices


Amy Winehouse was a British singer-songwriter who rocketed to fame following the release of her album Back to Black. The well-known and well-respected singer had a voice with a lot of depth and expression. You could say she mastered the R&B, soul, and jazz sound.

3. Ella Fitzgerald

Top 10 Most Iconic Female Singer Voices


You’ve just met the Queen of Soul, well now’s time for the Queen of Jazz. One of Amy Winehouse’s inspirations was Ella Fitzgerald. Not only was Ella Fitzgerald the most popular female jazz singer in the US for over 50 years, but she was also the first African-American singer to win a Grammy Award. 


She worked with lots of industry big names, including Nat King Cole and Frank Sinatra, but Ella Fitzgerald’s voice is second to none when it comes to early American jazz.

4. Kate Bush 


Top 10 Most Iconic Female Singer Voices


Kate Bush is an English singer-songwriter who was topping the charts at 19 years old thanks to her debut single “Wuthering Heights.”


Kate Bush has recently met new levels of popularity with her song “Running Up That Hill” featured in Stranger Things to save Max from the evil Vecna, who has his own menacing voice. Since then, the song has shot to number one and her timeless voice is now amazing a new generation.

5. Madonna


Top 10 Most Iconic Female Singer Voices


In the 80s and 90s, Madonna was the singer everyone was talking about. The American pop singer is known for pushing boundaries when it comes to her music and is a global superstar to this day. See if you can replicate her upbeat sound with our female voice changer effect and become the Queen of Pop yourself.

6. Adele 


Top 10 Most Iconic Female Singer Voices


Adele may not have released as many albums as other iconic female singers, but she’s sold millions of albums worldwide and racked up a lot of Grammy nominations in the process. Her distinctive voice has made her one of the best-selling artists of all time. An absolute expert when it comes to voice control, you wouldn’t know she had a South London accent just from listening to her soulful music.

7. Joni Mitchell 


Top 10 Most Iconic Female Singer Voices


Joni Mitchell’s voice was timeless, classic, and melodic. With folk, pop, rock, classical, and jazz influences, Mitchell’s songs are some of the best of 20th-century music and are made so by her distinguishable voice. To put it simply, she’s influenced the music industry like no other.

8. Lady Gaga


Top 10 Most Iconic Female Singer Voices


Known for her famous “meat dress” among other wild red-carpet outfits, Lady Gaga’s voice is as iconic as her style. She’s achieved enormous success over the years thanks to her strong vocals and iconic songs.


If you weren’t “Born This Way,” fear not! Our AI and PowerPitch voice filters are all the tools you need to imitate this superstar.

9. Kylie Minogue 


Top 10 Most Iconic Female Singer Voices


The Aussie singer, who is well-known enough to just go by Kylie, is the highest-selling female Australian artist of all time. Having mastered the world of singing, songwriting, and acting, Kylie is the Princess of Pop and has countless number ones to her name.

10. Cher 


Top 10 Most Iconic Female Singer Voices

In the male-dominated industry of pop, Cher has become something of a household name. The American singer is one of the best-selling singers in history. She’s also the only one to have a number one single across six consecutive decades. 


Throughout her career, the musical legend has honed her distinctive voice, and now you can learn from the maestro to perfect your voice with the Voicemod female voice effect.

The next Grammy goes to…

Thanks to our artificial intelligence technology, having a voice as distinctive as Stevie Nicks or Hayley Williams is easy. Give our female voice changer a whirl and see if you could be the next Tina Turner, Billie Holiday, or Janis Joplin. With the Voicemod voice changer effects, the possibilities are endless.

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