The 8 Divas of 2010 (PHOTOS)

This year was full of great music and that may have something to do with the resurgence of powerful and talented solo female artists in the pop world.

From Rihanna to Katy Perry, Taylor Swift to Lady Gaga; this year was chock full of divas who were out to prove that the music biz isn’t a man’s world. These ladies were doin’ it for themselves and they were making us dance along as they broke down barriers.

Who was your favorite female artist of 2010? Check out our list of the top divas and share your picks in the comments.