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The 10 Most Soulful And Vocally Talented Girl Groups Of All Time

Girl groups come in all forms and sizes, but these 10 girl groups showcase what vocal talent is all about. Here's a hefty dose of girl power vocal powerhouse realness. Enjoy!

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1. The Supremes

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The Supremes are the supreme of all girls groups who have ever existed until now. Not only did they aid in the movement for African American artists to find mainstream success, but allowed the better recognition of women in the music industry. They are so far, America's most successful girl group with 12 number ONE Billboard Hot 100 singles. All hail The Supremes forever and ever.

2. En Vogue

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Another wonderful girl group who continued the strong soulful roots that first introduced The Supremes. Watch En Vogue tackle their own version of the National Anthem with impeccable four part harmonies. Selling over 20 million records, the vocal girl group will always be remembered for vocal prowess.

3. The Andrews Sisters

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With a soulful swing, The Andrews Sisters are remembered for their iconic "Boogie Woogie Bugle Boy" jam. Over 75 million records later, this vocal girl group trio have inspired and influenced many artists of today to infuse the big band style with mainstream music.

4. The Ronettes

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Besides being inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall Of Fame as well as touring with The Beatles, The Ronettes gave us hits such as "Be My Baby", "Baby, I Love You", and "(The Best Part Of) Breaking' Up". While they only released one official studio album, it's legacy carries on strong and is on Rolling Stone's list of "The 500 Greatest Albums Of All Time".

5. The Marvelettes

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Known for the iconic "Please Mr. Postman", the Marvelettes were also 60's girl group royalty who have been inducted into the Vocal Group Hall Of Fame. The vocal act were the first Motown recording act with a number one single and like The Supremes led the way for girl groups and women in the music industry.

6. The Shirelles

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Known as the girl group who "have been credited with launching the girl group genre, with much of their music reflecting the genre's essence", The Shirelles's acceptance by both black and white audiences really reflected the success of the early civil rights movement.

7. Patti Labelle & The Bluebelles

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The powerful women that brought "Lady Marmalade", Labelle (aka The Bluebelles) gave us powerhouse vocals for the gods! Some really amazing achievements from the group include being the "first black pop group to perform at the Metropolitan Opera House", as well as first contemporary pop group. Fascinating and ground breaking indeed.

8. The Pointer Sisters

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Brining to the table a string of experimental genre fun, The Pointer Sisters four decade run consists of amazing 70's and 80's euphoria! Utilizing their soulful Motown influences into other genres of music allowed them to have international success and their signature hit "I'm So Excited" keeps us excited all day and all night.

9. Destiny's Child

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Michelle Williams, Beyonce Knowles and Kelly Rowland are always remembered as a stomping force in the late 90's and early 2000's as an angelic vocal girl group with tight harmonies. 60 million records later, they continue to be hailed by many as one of the "greatest musical trios of all time".

10. Little Mix

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This generations leading vocal ladies, British girl group Little Mix have sold nearly over 15 million records and they've only been together since 2011. The Brit nominated vocal act have continuously showcased their impeccable harmonies and with two billboard breaking albums (DNA & Get Weird), Leigh-Anne Pinnock, Jade Thirlwall, Jesy Nelson and Perrie Edwards prove to be one of the most talented girl groups in music history.

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