Take a look at the below List of Top 10 Most Famous Female Christian Singers in The World 2017. Gospel music is good news to every Christian who is listening. It drives Christians to the next level of worship. It also brings a good feeling when listening to. Christians listen to Gospel music to edify their spirits. Not every kind of music that will bring Glory to God. All over the world, women have a passion of glorifying God through music. Let us take a look on some of the most famous/popular Christian singers in the world.
List of Top 10 Most Famous Female Christian Singers in The World 2017
10. Tasha cobbs
This Gospel artist star hails from the United States. Her full names are Natasha Tameika. She was born on July 7, 1981, Jesup, Georgia, United States. Tasha started her singing ministry back in 2006 at the age of 25. She started by leading worship songs in church. Through her singing, she started gaining popularity. Natasha released her first album (smile) in 2010. She got attentions all over the world and this encouraged her to release her second album (break every chain) in 2013. This song was ranked as the best inspiring song of the year and as a result, it was received as the best gospel Christian music performance. Later on, Natasha won an award of the gospel artist of the year in 2015 (Dove awards).
9. Ellie Holcomb
Her full names are Elizabeth Asher Bannister. Born on September 12, 1982 in Nashville, Tennessee, U.S.A. Ellie is popularly known for her folk songs. Ellie’s father (Brown Bannister) was music producer. Music career started 2005 with her husband. Six years later, she started her career by herself and released her first album (Magnolia) which drew much attention globally gaining her popularity. Ellie’s second album came out later in 2013.
8. Kathleen Colleen Toccoli
Kathleen Colleen Toccoli was born on June 24, 1958 in Brooklyn, New York City. She is a singer and also a song writer who has gone through a lot of challenges in her music career. Kathleen lost her parents to cancer when she was only 15. When her mother died in 1991, she took a step of reuniting with pure attraction that gave her much success. This Gospel artist is the most experienced I music industry because she took several years before releasing her first album in 1982 (stubborn love), her second album (heart and soul) came in 1994 exactly 2 years after the first album.
Apart from her music career, Kathleen has written several Christian books together with Dee Brestin. Some of these books are; my life is in your hands, different roads, am I not still God, hope for a woman’s heart, a love that won’t walk away and many more.
Mandisa Lynn Hundley is her professional name. This successful Gospel artist was born on October 2, 1976, Citrus Heights, California, U.S. Mandisa is considered the best gospel singer in America and contemporary the best Christian recording artist because of her album overcome. This star began her career by participating American idol where she emerged in the 9th place. After the competition, Mandisa won a Grammy award for her album (overcome).
The most challenging thing in Mandisa’s life is her weight. Even though her career was very successful, many people criticized her because of her weight. Mandisa decided not to mind about them and got encouraged instead and released a Christmas album in 2008.
6. Amy Grant
Amy Lee Grant was born on November 25, 1960. The 55 year old star is a gospel songwriter, musician, singer, author and actress. She hails from Nashville, Tennessee, in America. Amy is famous because of her contemporary Christian music. Father’s eye is her first album which was released in 1976. In 1980 onwards is when Amy gained more fame because of albums like El-Shaddai and Angels. Many people were touched by the messages in the songs and they made her audience. Heart in motion (1991) is her album which is the best selling album to date. Some of Amy’s books are memoir, pieces of my life so far and many more. She is one of Top 10 Most Famous Female Christian Singers in The World 2017.
5. Natalie Grant
Natalie is another Gospel singer who hails from Washington, U.S.A. Born on December 21, 1971, the 44 year old star began her music career in 1997 and released her first album (stronger) in 2001. Between 1999 and 2003, she had released 3 albums. To date, Natalie has released 9 albums with six Christian books. She is the best singer in the US and therefore holding a big name.
This is only her stage name. Coko’s full names are Cheryl Elizabeth Gamble. Born on 13th June 1970, Coko is known because of her R&B/Gospel songs. Her career began in 1990. Her first album was released in 1998 which made a way of success in her life. Million copies of this album were sold giving her much success in her singing career.
3. Laura Story
She is a contemporary Christian music singer who hails from Spartanburg in South Carolina. Born on 5th September 1978, Laura began her music career in 1996 at the age of 18 years. Her first album was released in 2002. To date, Laura story has 6 albums (done alone) and her song (blessing) won her a Grammy award as the best Christian song (2012).
2. Sandi Patty
Her full names are Sandra Faye Patty. She is an American gospel singer. Born on 12th July 1956, Sandi is best known because of her flexibility in singing. Her singing ministry began in 1978. In 1992, she had won two music awards and gained much success. Although, her divorce in 1992 which stalled her career. She however began singing again in 2000. To date, Sandi has released several albums being sold all over the world. She holds a record of winning several awards even after a downfall.
1. Britt Nicole
This is a big name in America. Her full names are Brittany Nicole Waddell. Nicole is the most famous and is considered to be the most beautiful gospel singer. Born on August 2 1984, the 32 year hip hop star began singing in church at a very young age. Her music career began in 2003 when she released her first debut album (follow the call). To date, she has two nominated awards.
Bratty Nicole is a married woman and a mother of two.
These are the Top 10 Most Famous Female Christian Singers in The World 2017. America has the highest number of popular Gospel singers in the world. The gospels stars have one similarity in their songs: thanking God and also praising him.