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Top 25 Female British R&B Singers List of 2022

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List of the Best British Female R&B Singers

Surprisingly, the music scene based around UK R&B artists have created a true machine of inspiring and motivating rhythm and blues artists, from Ella Mai to Jorja Smith to Mahalia, there is no shortage of talented British female R&B singers.  With the U.K. already handing the world legendary singers like Sade, Seal, and Amy Winehouse, among others within the rhythm and blues and neo soul genres, one can see how the U.K. has produced countless of gifted R&B artists.

Being the home of iconic rock and pop stars from oldies like The Beatles, Sting, Spice Girls, Elton John, to more modern-day stars like Dua Lipa, Harry Styles, Rita Ora, UK R&B artists have always taken a backseat to the more popular genres.  As the world’s music industry is growing, and black and more urban culture is becoming more popularized and marketed to much wider audiences, British R&B artists are slowly on the verge to become leaders of music within the U.K.

Diversity has also played a major a role in the growth and expansion of rhythm and blues as England, primarily the city of London, consists of cultures and traditions from all over the world.  Within the local R&B scene one will find British R&B artists, Afrobeat artists, Reggae artists, and Neo Soul artists, all contributing to one of the world’s greatest R&B music scenes, being only second to the United States.

It is easy for the U.K. to be a leader in the genre when you have British female R&B singers like Ella Mai, who dominated music for an entire year with her hit single “Boo’d Up,” and Jorja Smith, who began around 2015 and has debuted twice at the number one position on the UK R&B charts. Becoming the mecca of the neo soul sound that has been displayed through artists like Lianne La Havas, Joy Crookes, and Cleo Soul. Having artists with the modern day rhythm and blues sound like IAM DDB and Bree Runway to be among the world’s best.

Top British Female R&B Singers

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1. Ella Mai
Watch on Youtube: Ella Mai and follow on Instagram: @EllaMai

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2. Jorja Smith
Watch on Youtube: Jorja Smith and follow on Instagram: @Jorja Smith

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3. Raye
Watch on Youtube: Raye and follow on Instagram: @Raye

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4. Ella Eyre
Watch on Youtube: Ella Eyre and follow on Instagram: @Ella Eyre

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5. Mahalia 
Watch on Youtube: Mahalia and follow on Instagram: @Mahalia

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6. Celeste 
Watch on Youtube: Celeste and follow on Instagram: @Celeste

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7. Sinead Harnett 
Watch on Youtube: Sinead Harnett and follow on Instagram: @Sinead Harnett

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8. Lianne La Havas
Watch on Youtube: Lianne La Havas and follow on Instagram: @Lianne La Havas

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9. Joy Crookes
Watch on Youtube: Joy Crookes and follow on Instagram: @Joy Crookes

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10. Nao 
Watch on Youtube: Nao and follow on Instagram: @Nao

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11. Bree Runway 
Watch on Youtube: Bree Runway and follow on Instagram: @Bree Runway

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12. Biig Piig
Watch on Youtube: Biig Piig and follow on Instagram: @Biig Piig

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13. Greentea Peng
Watch on Youtube: Greentea Peng and follow on Instagram: @Greentea Peng

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14. Cleo Sol
Watch on Youtube: Cleo Sol and follow on Instagram: @Cleo Sol

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15. Mae Muller
Watch on Youtube: Mae Muller and follow on Instagram: @Mae Muller

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16. Olivia Dean
Watch on Youtube: Olivia Dean and follow on Instagram: @Olivia Dean

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17. Hope Tala 
Watch on Youtube: Hope Tala and follow on Instagram: @Hope Tala

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18. Arlissa
Watch on Youtube: Arlissa and follow on Instagram: @Arlissa

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Watch on Youtube: IAM DDB and follow on Instagram: @IAM DDB

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20. Ama Lou
Watch on Youtube: Ama Lou and follow on Instagram: @Ama Lou

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21. Grace Carter 
Watch on Youtube: Grace Carter and follow on Instagram: @Grace Carter

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22. Miraa May 
Watch on Youtube: Miraa May and follow on Instagram: @Miraa May

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Watch on Youtube: RAY BLK and follow on instagram: @RAY BLK

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24. Pip Millett
Watch on Youtube: Pip Millett and follow on Instagram: @Pip Millett

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25. Izzy Bizu 
Watch on Youtube: Izzy Bizu and follow on Instagram: @Izzy Bizu

Honorable Mention British Female R&B Singers

– ELIZA Youtube: ELIZA and Instagram: @ELIZA

– Jaz Karis Youtube: Jaz Karis and Instagram: @Jaz Karis

Poppy Ajudha Youtube: Poppy Ajudha and Instagram: @Poppy Ajudha

JGrrey Youtube: JGrrey and Instagram: @JGrrey

Tolani Youtube: Tolani and Instagram: @Tolani

Kara Marni Youtube: Kara Marni and Instagram: @Kara Marni

JONES Youtube: JONES and Instagram: @JONES

Lyves Youtube: Lyves and Instagram: @Lyves

Ego Ella May Youtube: Ego Ella May and Instagram: @Ego Ella May

Abi Ocia Youtube: Abi Ocia and Instagram: @Abi Ocia

IYAMAH Youtube: IYAMAH and Instagram: @IYAMAH

Jamilah Barry Youtube: Jamilah Barry  and Instagram: @Jamilah Barry

Sasha Keable Youtube: Sasha Keable  and Instagram: @Sasha Keable

Kali Claire Youtube: Kali Claire  and Instagram: @Kali Claire

Meron Addis Youtube: Meron Addis  and Instagram: @Meron Addis

Ang3lina Youtube: Ang3lina  and Instagram: @Ang3lina

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*Unofficial Order. The more popular artists that have a combination of the most followers, streams, views, and most recent releases are near the top.