There are lot of big hits this year made by female artists. This year, Taylor Swift led scoring about 5 songs hitting the top 10 while Meghan Trainor scored big singles too. Here are the top female singles this year:
Taylor Swift- Blank Space
Apart from the longest number single of Taylor Swift in Billboard, it is also her first video to reach a billion views. Congrats Taylor for such an achievement in this song.
Meghan Trainor- Lips are Movin’
The pop, doo-wop and upbeat track is such a fresh song during these times. This song was a top ten hit in several countries which included US while it made a higher position at second in UK.
Rachel Platten- Fight Song
This can be considered a breakthrough for Rachel. It ended up as a Billboard top 10 and a surprise UK chart-topper.
Sia- Elastic Heart
The song may not have reach the upper five in countries but it has been in the chart for many weeks and still in charts in some countries as of now.
Ellie Goulding- Love Me Like You Do
Ellie is already a hitmaker but she became a more established singer in this love song which was a top 3 single in Billboard Hot 100 and a number 1 in her home country, UK.
Rihanna, Kanye West and Paul McCartney- FourFiveSeconds
It was fresh to hear Rihanna with this kind of music. Plus a collaboration from the legendary Paul McCartney and successful hip-hopper Kanye West. The song stayed in top 5 elsewhere it entered
Taylor Swift ft. Kendrick Lamar- Bad Blood
The song which was a big hit in the US but a top 4 hit in UK. It was also successful in other countries. The Katy Perry-inspired song was one-week chart-topper because of being almost barred by Wiz Khalifa and Charlie Puth.
This could possibly top all of the songs here despite a late release. It already became a muliti-million seller in just a week, which set a record. Of course, it is number one globally.
Selena Gomez- Good for You
With a brand new sound, Selena just scored her biggest hit ever. The sensual song made it at top 5 in US.
Natalie La Rose ft. Jeremih- Somebody
She’s one of the artists that made a breakthrough this year, this song from Natalie eventually reached top 10 in several countries.
Some facts from Wikipedia