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The Male Falsetto

This diagram shows the different forms of vocal sounds in the billboard charts

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The male falsetto is more dominant than the female falsetto

sound examples

1958 - The Platters "Only You"

1960 - Jimmy Jones "Good Timin"

1961 - Del Shannon "Runaway"

1964 - Beach Boys "I Get Around"

1964 - Frankie Valli "Can't Take My Eyes Off Of You"

1976 - The Manhattans "Kiss And Say Goodbye"

1976 - Leo Sayer "You Make Me Feel Like Dancin"

1976 - Elton John "Goodbye Yellow Brick Road"

1976 - Bee Gees " You Should Be Dancing"

(a capella version)

1978 - Bee Gees "Stayin' Alive"

1978 - Bee Gees "Stayin' Alive" (a capella version)

1979 - Bee Gees " Night Fever"

1978 - Earth, Wind & Fire "Fantasy"

1979 - Robert John "Sad Eyes"

1983 -  Prince "Kiss"

1983 -  Jimmy Somerville "I Feel Love"

1977- Donna Summer  "I Feel Love"

1989 - Aaron Neville "Don't Know Much"

2014 - Sam Smith "Stay With Me "

2003 -  Justin Timberlake "Cry Me A River"

1979 - Michael Jackson "Don't Stop Til You Get Enough"

2014 - Pharell Williams (Daft Punk) "Get Lucky"

1955 - The Four Freshmen "Day By Day"

1960 - Jimmy Jones "Handyman"

1959 - The Four Knights "La La"