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Who are some Grammy-winning female country singers?

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Carrie Underwood, Miranda Lambert, Kacey Musgraves, Taylor Swift and Hillary Scott are Grammy-winning female country singers. Alison Krauss, Jennifer Nettles, Martie Maguire, Natalie Maines and Emily Robison are some others.

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Carrie Underwood has six Grammy awards, as of 2015. Her first wins were in 2006 in the categories of Best New Artist and Best Female Country Vocal Performance for her self-titled album and for "Jesus Take the Wheel," respectively.

Miranda Lambert has two Grammy awards, one each for Best Female Country Vocal Performance and Best Country Album. Kacey Musgraves also has two Grammy awards, including one for Best Country Song and one for Best Country Album.

Taylor Swift has seven Grammy awards. She won four in 2009 alone, including a Grammy for Best Country Song, Best Female Vocal Country Performance and Best Country Album. Hillary Scott's six Grammy awards include two for Best Country Album, two for Best Country Performance by a Duo or Group and one each for Song of the Year and Records of the year. Scott is a member of Lady Antebellum.

Martie Maguire, Natalie Maines and Emily Robison comprise The Dixie Chicks, who have 12 Grammy awards in various categories, such as Best Country Album, Best Country Performance by a Duo or Group and Best Country Instrumental Performance.

Alison Krauss of the group Union Station is the winner of 27 Grammy awards. Her wins reflect multiple genres and categories, including bluegrass, folk and country and are independent of her wins with Union Station, which total 14.

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