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Top Neo Soul Female Artists

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Female Neo Soul Artists

List of the top neo soul female artists

With female Neo Soul artists being within a genre that may get overlook by R&B, Rock and, of course, Hip Hop, Neo Soul has long proven to never disappoint when it comes contributing to good music. Over the years, especially in recent years, the popularity of the soulful sound has been rising, especially with an extensive list of Neo Soul female artists from the United States to the United Kingdom.

Singing from the heart about various topics that all can relate is truly what accounts as Neo Soul, and what distinguish female Neo Soul artists from mainstream Rhythm & Blues and Pop. Music that can touch your soul that can have anyone enjoying the sound of love, pain, or joy, depending the subject matter of the song one is listening to.

Some of the first Neo Soul performing style artists were the likes of Sade. Sade rose to her stardom during the 1980s and became one of the greatest United Kingdom artists of all-time, producing a number of classical hits and selling millions records during the 80s and 90s.  Her smooth soulful sound brought her much success, and with the success I am sure many were inspired.

The true rise of Neo Soul occurred during the 1990s with over a dozen artists within genre, a genre that would stand the test of time. The rise can be contributed to Neo Soul female artists like Erykah Badu, Lauryn Hill, even though she is consider as a Hip Hop artists to some, and many more.

Into the present day of Neo Soul artists and singers, the below list of top female Neo Soul artists will breakdown how far the genre has grown over the years compared to the 1990s as Neo Soul is becoming one of the more popular genres of music.

Top 25+ Neo Soul Female Artists

SZA
Follow on Instagram: @SZA and watch more on Youtube: SZA

Jorja Smith
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Ari Lennox
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Snoh Aalegra 
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Lianne La Havas 
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Joy Crookes 
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Raveena 
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Greentea Peng
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NAO
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Celeste 
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Arlo Parks
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Van Jess 
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Arlissa
Follow on Instagram: @Arlissa and watch more on Youtube: Arlissa

Kirby
Follow on Instagram: @Kirby and watch more on Youtube: Kirby

Lion Babe
Follow on Instagram: @LionBabe and watch more on Youtube: Lion Babe

Mereba
Follow on Instagram: @Mereba and watch more on Youtube: Mereba

Jenevieve
Follow on Instagram: @Jenevieve and watch more on Youtube: Jenevieve

Savannah Cristina
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Asiahn
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Kelsey Lou
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Cleo Sol 
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Pip Millett 
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Olivia Dean
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Ama Lou
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JGrrey
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Honorable Mention neo soul female artists:

(Click to view Artist Youtube Channel)

Poppy Ajudha  |  Ravyn Lenae

RIMON   |   Yazmin Lacey   |   ELIZA

Amber Mark   |   BOSCO    |   Ambré

OSHUN   |   Jamila Woods   |   Alex Isley

Kaiit   |   Abi Ocia   |   Amber Olivier   |   Ebz the Artist

*Feature Image Editorial Credit: Hunter Crenian / Shutterstock

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*Unofficial Order, with the more popular artists that have the larger followers and subscribers, along with releasing the most recent music, being near the top.