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will post mine in order #1 first ... :lol:

Maddy Prior...fabulous voice

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Without any doubt, Karen Carpenter

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Quite apt for today.
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I love the voices of Karen Carpenter, Stevie Nicks, Jewel, Amy Winehouse :bear:
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becchio bear wrote: Wed Nov 04, 2020 6:23 pm I love the voices of Karen Carpenter, Stevie Nicks, Jewel, Amy Winehouse :bear:
Similar to Swannie, Jane McDonald and Any Winehouse.
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gessa wrote: Wed Nov 04, 2020 6:24 pm Similar to Swannie, Jane McDonald and Any Winehouse.
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gessa wrote: Wed Nov 04, 2020 6:24 pm Similar to Swannie, Jane McDonald and Any Winehouse.
Cheeky sod :shock: :bear:
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gessa wrote: Wed Nov 04, 2020 6:24 pm Similar to Swannie, Jane McDonald and Any Winehouse.
:lol: :lol: :lol:

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Minnie Ripperton ,loads of pretty good ones.
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#2... Debbie Harry... another great voice and very visually appealing... 8-)

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Cracking looking ain't so sure on the singing,but I forgive her.
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Mick Jones shoulder wrote: Wed Nov 04, 2020 7:02 pm Minnie Ripperton ,loads of pretty good ones.
Died too young but mother of the excellent comedienne Maya Rudolph I think (She's the judge in the excellent The Good Place and a regular SNLer)
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Agnetha and Annafrid from ABBA -- Voices like crystal.
Karen Carpenter -- Smooth and mellow.
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Floor Janson of Nightwish
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Smudge3920 wrote: Wed Nov 04, 2020 7:07 pm #2... Debbie Harry... another great voice and very visually appealing... 8-)

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100% agree on both counts :tup:

Plus Diana Ross saw her at NEC 82

And Tammi Terrell taken from us so young what an amazing voice
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50's/60's

Aretha Franklin
Nina Simone
Nico
Laura Nyro
Shirley Bassey
Diana Ross
Etta James
Carole King
Cass Elliott
Doris Day
Dionne Warwick
Dusty Springfield
Dinah Washington
Mavis Staples
Ann Peebles

70's

Joni Mitchell
Jenny Haan
Millie Jackson
Grace Jones
Joan Armatrading
Patti Smith
Roberta Flack
Minnie Riperton
Gladys Knight
Agnetha Fältskog
Linda Ronstadt
Karen Carpenter

80's

Kate Bush
Siouxsie Sioux
Sade
Chrissie Hynde
Hazel O'Connor

90's

Polly J Harvey
Dolores O'Riordan
Beth Gibbons
Lauryn Hill
Liz Phair

2000-2009

Cat Power
Janelle Monae
Jill Scott
Lisa Hannigan
Amy MacDonald

2010-2019

Natalie Merchant
Natalie Prass
Sharon Van Etten

2020

Nadia Reid
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Lzzy Hale of Halestorm.
And Amy Lee of Evanescence
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Too many tbh, I prefer the female voice, starting with the greatest of them all

Linda Ronstadt
Alison Goldfrapp
Hope Sandoval
Nilufer Yanya
Miku Kobato
Rina Mushonga
Alice Phoebe Lou
Sevdaliza
Rebecca and Megan Lovell
Solange
Fiona Apple
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Judie Tzuke
Kate Bush
Janis Ian
Ricky Lee Jones
Martha Davis
Sophia Urista
Laura Pergolizzi . (LP)
Billy Eilish
Nina Nesbitt
Aldous Harding
Cat Clyde
Arrow De Wilde - (daughter of Aaron Sperske)
Jenny Lewis
Shawn Colvin
Mary Chapin Carpenter
Patti Smith
Polly Harvey
Carrie Rodriguez
Sarah Barthel
Nicky Minaj
Beyonce
Tanita Tikaram
Dusty
Beth Orton
Carole King
Carly Simon
Joni Mitchell
Siouxsie Sioux
Karla Bonhoff
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WestgateRun wrote: Wed Nov 04, 2020 7:21 pm Agnetha and Annafrid from ABBA -- Voices like crystal.
Karen Carpenter -- Smooth and mellow.
I own Agnetha's 'My Colouring Book' solo album, as you say a voice like crystal :tup:
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