Ultimate Female Acts 2016 - ** WINNER ANNOUNCED **

Moderators: biscuits, tdc2000

 

Postby dhenapie » Tue Jan 10, 2017 10:52 pm

bluecherry wrote:
dhenapie wrote:I like Carrie. She's good and all. But I won't go too far and say she's the greatest country singer when we have LeAnn Rimes (criminally underrated) and even Trisha Yearwood. I can only take her voice in small doses. She's tends to be too shouty at times. But glad she made it this high.
I honestly really dislike LeAnn Rimes' music actually (other than 'Can't Fight the Moonlight' and 'How Do I Live'). Dolly Parton or Shania Twain would definitely be more likely to receive that label.
I actually stopped listening to LeAnn, too, after This Woman. I was never a huge fan of hers, but her first 4 albums were my introduction to country. Especially Blue and Sittin' on Top of the World.

But I voted for both and gave both decent points so it's no biggie :lol:
“The only failure is not knowing how to be happy."
Céline Dion (My Story, My Dream)
User avatar
dhenapie
Manager
 
Posts: 1238
Joined: Sat Dec 25, 2010

Postby WakeUpMusic » Tue Jan 10, 2017 10:52 pm

bluecherry wrote:
dhenapie wrote:I like Carrie. She's good and all. But I won't go too far and say she's the greatest country singer when we have LeAnn Rimes (criminally underrated) and even Trisha Yearwood. I can only take her voice in small doses. She's tends to be too shouty at times. But glad she made it this high.
I honestly really dislike LeAnn Rimes' music actually (other than 'Can't Fight the Moonlight' and 'How Do I Live'). Dolly Parton or Shania Twain would definitely be more likely to receive that label.
Don't mix up the quality of their music with their ability to sing - sure Shania has better material but when it comes to singing, as good as she is, se is nowhere near LeAnn's level. Dolly is on whole other level
Welcome to the underworld
Where the love's at first sight
The kind that we like
Under, under, under, underworld
User avatar
WakeUpMusic
Personal Assistant
 
Posts: 975
Joined: Thu Mar 21, 2013

Postby Wayne » Wed Jan 11, 2017 12:14 am

I love Martina McBride - greatest modern country singer.
"If we are all in the gutter
It doesn’t change who we are
‘Cause some of us in the gutter
Are looking up at the stars"
User avatar
Wayne
Legend
 
Posts: 44239
Joined: Thu Sep 07, 2006
Location: United Kingdom

Postby biscuits » Wed Jan 11, 2017 12:17 am

My favourite LeAnn song is 'The Heart Never Forgets'

User avatar
biscuits
The Diva
 
Posts: 39230
Joined: Sat Feb 13, 2010

Postby Storyteller » Wed Jan 11, 2017 12:23 am

Wayne wrote:I love Martina McBride - greatest modern country singer.
Martina is indeed great :D have you heard her most recent album? It's great!
User avatar
Storyteller
Cowboy Casanova
 
Posts: 13271
Joined: Thu Feb 16, 2012
Location: The Good Ol’ Boys Club

Postby Christinamuse » Wed Jan 11, 2017 1:54 am

biscuits wrote:My favourite LeAnn song is 'The Heart Never Forgets'
Leann is my #1 favorite country singer absolutely and unconditionally!)
I remember those sweetest childhood moments of my obsession by Leann's voice and her 'How Do I Live' song) actually, this song became the basis of my passion for a foreign music.
https://youtu.be/5Bznyg3IO8Y

The 2 place of my most favorite Leann's songs will definitely take this amazing 'Love Is An Army' song. The song means a lot to me and it's hard not to shed the tears listening to Leann's soulful performing.


https://youtu.be/KLrIpND35es
https://youtu.be/tRwGXz5qaqY
https://youtu.be/9vupnLRQca4
https://youtu.be/Y1iwU-_3938
https://youtu.be/AA_5sLaTErQ
https://youtu.be/Gj__mu59Lbs
https://youtu.be/Z0080-9pKy0
https://youtu.be/PYtgcvJZjNo
https://youtu.be/c6m0ZEirBdE
https://www.smule.com/ChristinaNaumo1

https://www.instagram.com/christinasinglove/

Music creates the feelings which you can't find in life
User avatar
Christinamuse
Personal Assistant
 
Posts: 845
Joined: Wed Oct 07, 2015
Location: Belarus

Postby Phoenixx » Wed Jan 11, 2017 2:42 am

Not surprised about Anasacia 8-)

I knew that CrazyCrazy voted for her :D
User avatar
Phoenixx
Purpose
 
Posts: 13923
Joined: Tue Apr 03, 2012
Location: Germany

Postby Carbon » Wed Jan 11, 2017 9:27 am

Really like Kelly Rowland, enjoy her stuff more than Beyonce's. She has some ace songs.

Not into Carrie or Anastacia, though I like a few singles from the latter. Also her recent bonus track Oncoming Train.

Wayne, check it out!

Ја кријам главата под шалот.
Само на веѓите ми се гледа
дека мислам на тебе.


last.fm
User avatar
Carbon
Legend
 
Posts: 19098
Joined: Fri Jul 19, 2013
Location: Zero Point

Postby RLAAMJR » Wed Jan 11, 2017 10:11 am

I love The Heart Never Forgets too, aside from Can't Fight The Moonlight, You Light Up My Life, We Can, I need You and Please Remember.

Celine Marie Claudette Tanguay Dion-Angelil, #BestSellingArtistofthe90s #TheGreatestCanadian #SaviorofLasVegas #QueenofThemeSongs
User avatar
RLAAMJR
Manager
 
Posts: 2691
Joined: Sat Aug 27, 2016
Location: Justin Bieber, I'm a Belieber!

Postby Gravity » Wed Jan 11, 2017 10:23 am

Wayne wrote:I love Martina McBride - greatest modern country singer.
YES! She is amazing, I love her so much. And she was a huge influence on Carrie.
Bring me home in a blinding dream
Through the secrets that I have seen
Wash the sorrow from off my skin
And show me how to be whole again
User avatar
Gravity
Superstar
 
Posts: 5356
Joined: Tue Jan 05, 2016
Location: Castle of glass

Postby Wayne » Wed Jan 11, 2017 6:31 pm

Haven't heard Martina's album just yet!
"If we are all in the gutter
It doesn’t change who we are
‘Cause some of us in the gutter
Are looking up at the stars"
User avatar
Wayne
Legend
 
Posts: 44239
Joined: Thu Sep 07, 2006
Location: United Kingdom

Postby Wayne » Wed Jan 11, 2017 6:31 pm

Image
"If we are all in the gutter
It doesn’t change who we are
‘Cause some of us in the gutter
Are looking up at the stars"
User avatar
Wayne
Legend
 
Posts: 44239
Joined: Thu Sep 07, 2006
Location: United Kingdom

Postby biscuits » Wed Jan 11, 2017 6:34 pm

Nice ascend!
User avatar
biscuits
The Diva
 
Posts: 39230
Joined: Sat Feb 13, 2010

Postby Carbon » Wed Jan 11, 2017 6:41 pm

great and respectable artist, but I find her solo music mostly boring. she has some gorgeous songs though!
Ја кријам главата под шалот.
Само на веѓите ми се гледа
дека мислам на тебе.


last.fm
User avatar
Carbon
Legend
 
Posts: 19098
Joined: Fri Jul 19, 2013
Location: Zero Point

Postby Hugo » Wed Jan 11, 2017 6:43 pm

I don't think I enjoy anything by her sadly.
"You are Beyoncé!"
"Thank You."
User avatar
Hugo
HAL 9000
 
Posts: 35495
Joined: Fri Jul 24, 2009
Location: Portugal

Postby RayRay » Wed Jan 11, 2017 6:53 pm

Wayne wrote:I love Martina McBride - greatest modern country singer.
My favorite country singer as well. She's like the country version of Celine Dion. :D
Before you post, think: "Is it honest? Is it kind? Is it useful?"
User avatar
RayRay
Superstar
 
Posts: 5107
Joined: Sun Nov 13, 2011
Location: Netherlands

Postby stevyy » Wed Jan 11, 2017 7:06 pm

i will never forget Annie's shady ass stale face during christmas in washington 2010 when Mariah peformed and she weirdly clapped her hand at the side of her thigh.. like tf.

I love her music. She's a genius and genuine legend.
User avatar
stevyy
Legend
 
Posts: 46479
Joined: Sat May 14, 2005
Location: .dk

Postby Wayne » Wed Jan 11, 2017 7:26 pm

Image
"If we are all in the gutter
It doesn’t change who we are
‘Cause some of us in the gutter
Are looking up at the stars"
User avatar
Wayne
Legend
 
Posts: 44239
Joined: Thu Sep 07, 2006
Location: United Kingdom

Postby Carbon » Wed Jan 11, 2017 7:29 pm

I don't mind her, but 44 is WAY too high for her
Ја кријам главата под шалот.
Само на веѓите ми се гледа
дека мислам на тебе.


last.fm
User avatar
Carbon
Legend
 
Posts: 19098
Joined: Fri Jul 19, 2013
Location: Zero Point

Postby Phoenixx » Wed Jan 11, 2017 7:31 pm

Have we seen anything of Iggy or J.Lo yet? Did I miss them or will they still come?

My votes so far:

01. [50 POINTS] -
02. [49 POINTS] -
03. [48 POINTS] -
04. [47 POINTS] -
05. [46 POINTS] -
06. [45 POINTS] - Halsey (#203)
07. [44 POINTS] - Fifth Harmony (#75)
08. [43 POINTS] -
09. [42 POINTS] -
10. [41 POINTS] - Nicki Minaj (#44)
11. [40 POINTS] -
12. [39 POINTS] -
13. [38 POINTS] - Zara Larsson (#225)
14. [37 POINTS] -
15. [36 POINTS] -
16. [35 POINTS] -
17. [34 POINTS] - Daya (#287)
18. [33 POINTS] - MØ (#245)
19. [32 POINTS] - Iselin Solheim (#475)
20. [31 POINTS] - Fergie (#66)
User avatar
Phoenixx
Purpose
 
Posts: 13923
Joined: Tue Apr 03, 2012
Location: Germany

Postby mattsky » Wed Jan 11, 2017 7:33 pm

Carbon wrote:I don't mind her, but 44 is WAY too high for her
Happiness ain't prison, but there's freedom in a broken heart
User avatar
mattsky
Superstar
 
Posts: 8160
Joined: Tue Mar 17, 2009
Location: Khia's hood

Postby biscuits » Wed Jan 11, 2017 7:35 pm

I couldn't stand Nicki Minaj when she first came out, partly due to the overhyping of her. I know a lot of fickle bandwagoners who acted like she was the one and only female rapper to ever exist.

A few years later, people have moved on, so I can now tolerate her without her being shoved into my face
User avatar
biscuits
The Diva
 
Posts: 39230
Joined: Sat Feb 13, 2010

Postby Gravity » Wed Jan 11, 2017 7:43 pm

Nicki is one of the few urban artists I truly dislike
Bring me home in a blinding dream
Through the secrets that I have seen
Wash the sorrow from off my skin
And show me how to be whole again
User avatar
Gravity
Superstar
 
Posts: 5356
Joined: Tue Jan 05, 2016
Location: Castle of glass

Postby NothingFails » Wed Jan 11, 2017 7:55 pm

Annie I voted so high because I like to consider her Eurythmics work as well with her solo material.

On her own, she has recorded so few albums and two of them have been covers records. She has a fantastic voice and is a great songwriter, I just wish she'd release more music (only three "new' solo albums in 25 years) but she is so busy with her charity work that I forgive it because she has done so much for AIDS research and helping to erase the stigma associated with it (like the time she was at a concert on tv and wore a shirt that said "HIV Positive" on it knowing it would make people talk).
NothingFails
Legend
 
Posts: 42449
Joined: Fri Jan 09, 2004

Postby sYair » Wed Jan 11, 2017 7:58 pm

Nicki has a few good songs but I haven't liked anything from her in a while.
User avatar
sYair
Manager
 
Posts: 2232
Joined: Sat Nov 24, 2012
Location: Corrientes, Argentina

Return to Mad About Music