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Who are some famous female singers of the 70's?

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AMelissa Auf der Maur

  • Sara Acker (Inhabited)
  • Sade Adu
  • Laurie Anderson
  • Agent M (Tsunami Bomb)
  • Dot Allison
  • Zayra Alvarez
  • Amber
  • Tori Amos
  • Vanessa Amorosi
  • Christina Amphlett (Divinyls)
  • Brett Anderson (The Donnas)
  • Emma Anderson (Lush)
  • Signe Toly Anderson (Jefferson Airplane)
  • Andrea Echeverri (Aterciopelados)
  • Maria Andersson (Sahara Hotnights)
  • Imogen Andrews (Strange Nature)
  • Anouk
  • Fiona Apple
  • Tasmin Archer
  • Joan Armatrading
  • Kat Arthur (Legal Weapon)
  • Stephanie Ashworth (Something for Kate)
  • Carrie Askew (Shampoo)
  • Aylin Aslim
  • Allie Autumn ([Black Autumn])
  • Melissa Auf der Maur (Auf der Maur, Hole)
  • Jennifer Ayache (Superbus)
  • Caroline Azar (Fifth Column)
Pat Benatar

Miki Berenyi

Bif Naked

  • Joan Baez
  • Alice Bag (The Bags, Castration Squad)
  • Jessica Bailiff
  • Honey Bane
  • Alyssa Barlow (BarlowGirl)
  • Lauren Barlow (BarlowGirl)
  • Niki Barr
  • Janelle Barreto (Exploiting Eve, Crush Girl Love Panic)
  • Edyta Bartosiewicz
  • Nirmala Basnayake (controller.controller)
  • Pat Benatar
  • Jamie Benson (Hepburn)
  • Miki Berenyi (Lush)
  • Cia Berg (Whale)
  • Elizabeth Berg (The Like)
  • Sarah Bettens (K's Choice)
  • Bif Naked
  • Christina Billotte (Autoclave, Slant 6)
  • Kat Bjelland (Babes in Toyland, Crunt, Katastrophy Wife)
  • Björk (The Sugarcubes)
  • Pauline Black (The Selecter)
  • Jacqui Blake (Shampoo)
  • Jody Bleyle (Team Dresch)
  • Cinder Block (Fabulous Disaster, Tilt, Retching Red)
  • Beki Bondage (Vice Squad)
  • Tracy Bonham
  • Christina Booth (Magenta)
  • Patti Boulaye
  • Carla Bozulich (Ethyl Meatplow, Geraldine Fibbers)
  • Dale Bozzio (Missing Persons)
  • Bonnie Bramlett
  • Michelle Branch
  • Lynn Breedlove (Tribe 8)
  • Edie Brickell (Edie Brickell and the New Bohemians)
  • Eva Briegel (Juli)
  • Bette Bright (Deaf School)
  • Maria Brink (In This Moment)
  • Tricia Brock (Superchick)
  • Elkie Brooks
  • Charmaine Brooks
  • Meredith Brooks
  • Pip Brown (Ladyhawke)
  • Terri Brosius (Tribe)
  • Carrie Brownstein (Excuse 17, Sleater-Kinney)
  • Tahita Bulmer (New Young Pony Club)
  • Anna Burley (The Killjoys)
  • Megan Burns (Betty Curse)
  • Shauna Burns
  • Kate Bush
  • Bilinda Butcher (My Bloody Valentine)
  • Bianca Butthole (Betty Blowtorch)

C

Dinah Cancer

Brandi Carlile

Exene Cervenka

  • Kathryn Calder (Immaculate Machine, The New Pornographers)
  • Alexx Calise
  • Krysta Cameron Iwrestledabearonce
  • Dinah Cancer (45 Grave, Dinah Cancer and the Grave Robbers)
  • Belinda Carlisle (The Go-Go's)
  • Kim Carnes
  • Rachel Carns (The Need, King Cobra)
  • Karen Carpenter (The Carpenters)
  • Lisa Crystal Carver (Suckdog)
  • Neko Case (The New Pornographers, Maow)
  • Cassidy (Antigone Rising)
  • Cat Power
  • Jennifer Cella
  • Exene Cervenka (X, Original Sinners)
  • Tracy Chapman
  • Jennifer Charles (Elysian Fields)
  • Carah Faye Charnow (Shiny Toy Guns)
  • Régine Chassagne (Arcade Fire)
  • Cher
  • Chibi (The Birthday Massacre)
  • Alisa Childers (ZOEgirl)
  • Melanie Chisholm (Melanie C)
  • Chantal Claret (Morningwood)
  • Jennifer Clavin (Mika Miko)
  • Daisy Coburn (Daisy Dares You)
  • Chi Coltrane
  • Korey Cooper (Skillet (band))
  • Andrea Corr (The Corrs)
  • Sharon Corr (The Corrs)
  • Nikka Costa
  • Josie Cotton
  • Sarah Cracknell (Saint Etienne)
  • Ashley Costello (New Years Day)
  • Melora Creager (Rasputina)
  • Sheryl Crow
  • Allison Crowe
  • Cherie Currie (The Runaways)

D

Julie Doiron
  • Brody Dalle (The Distillers)
  • Martha Davis (The Motels)
  • Danielle Dax
  • Ana da Silva (The Raincoats)
  • Kim Deal (Pixies | The Breeders)
  • Joanna Dean
  • Suze DeMarchi (Baby Animals)
  • Ani Difranco
  • Julie Doiron
  • Heather Duby
  • Sherri Dupree (Eisley)
  • Tatiana DeMaria (TAT)
  • Beth Ditto (The Gossip)

E

Aimee Echo
  • Tammy Ealom (Dressy Bessy, The Minders)
  • Sheena Easton
  • Aimee Echo (TheStart, Human Waste Project)
  • Danielle Egnew
  • Ella (singer)
  • Mama Cass Elliot (The Mamas & the Papas)
  • Sophie Ellis-Bextor (Theaudience)
  • Elizabeth Elmore (The Reputation, Sarge)
  • Liz Enthusiasm (Freezepop)
  • Roxy Epoxy (Epoxies)
  • Melissa Etheridge
  • Tasha-Ray Evin (Lillix)

F

Feist

Orenda Fink

  • Siobhan Fahey (Bananarama, Shakespears Sister)
  • Care Failure (Die Mannequin)
  • Marianne Faithfull
  • Etty Lau Farrell (Satellite Party)
  • Feist (Broken Social Scene)
  • Şebnem Ferah
  • Jennifer Finch (The Pandoras, L7, The Shocker)
  • Orenda Fink (Azure Ray, Now It's Overhead, Art in Manila)
  • Colleen Fitzpatrick (Eve's Plum)
  • Flor
  • Rachel Flotard (Visqueen)
  • Debra Fogarty (Diva Destruction)
  • Ellen Foley
  • Sharin Foo (The Raveonettes)
  • Cassandra Ford (The Vincent Black Shadow)
  • Lita Ford
  • Jesy Fortino (stage name Tiny Vipers)
  • Dia Frampton (Meg & Dia)
  • Meg Frampton (Meg & Dia)
  • Elizabeth Fraser (Cocteau Twins)
  • Marie Fredriksson (Roxette)
  • Eleanor Friedberger (The Fiery Furnaces)
  • Bekki Friesen (Domenica)
  • Justine Frischmann (Elastica)
  • Fruity Frankie (Lesbians On Ecstasy)
  • Dana Fuchs
  • Yoshiko Fujiyama (The 5, 6, 7, 8's)

G

Kim Gordon

KatieJane Garside

  • Lady Galore (Lords of Acid)
  • KatieJane Garside (Daisy Chainsaw, Queen Adreena)
  • Eliza M Geirsdóttir (Bellatrix)
  • Anna Gerasimova
  • Lisa Germano (Eels)
  • Beth Gibbons (Portishead)
  • Anneke van Giersbergen
  • Donna Godchaux
  • Barbara Gogan (The Passions)
  • Goldy Locks
  • Holly Golightly (Thee Headcoatees)
  • Brisa Gonzalez (Swan Island)
  • Kim Gordon (Sonic Youth, Free Kitten, Harry Crews)
  • Nina Gordon (Veruca Salt)
  • Rachel Goswell (Slowdive, Mojave 3)
  • Grace Potter and the Nocturnals
  • Wynne Greenwood (Tracy + the Plastics)
  • Jemma Griffiths (Jem)
  • Clare Grogan (Altered Images)

H

Nina Hagen

Kathleen Hanna

PJ Harvey

  • Nina Hagen (The Nina Hagen Band)
  • Emily Haines (Broken Social Scene, Metric)
  • Lzzy Hale (Halestorm)
  • Ayumi Hamasaki
  • Kay Hanley (Letters to Cleo)
  • Kathleen Hanna (Bikini Kill, Le Tigre)
  • Lisa Hannigan
  • Annie Hardy (Giant Drag)
  • Sarah Harmer (The Saddletramps, Weeping Tile)
  • Pearl Harbor (Pearl Harbor and the Explosions)
  • Emmylou Harris
  • Deborah Harry (Blondie)
  • Beth Hart
  • PJ Harvey
  • Annie Haslam
  • Juliana Hatfield (Blake Babies, The Lemonheads)
  • Charlotte Hatherley (Ash)
  • Miho Hatori (Cibo Matto)
  • Imogen Heap (Frou Frou)
  • Heinie (Bitch Alert)
  • Nona Hendryx
  • Jennifer Herrema (Royal Trux)
  • Kristin Hersh (Throwing Muses, 50 Foot Wave)
  • Susanna Hoffs (The Bangles)
  • Annie Holoien (The Soviettes, Awesome Snakes)
  • Ella Hooper (Killing Heidi)
  • Penelope Houston (The Avengers)
  • Jenny Hoyston (Erase Errata)
  • Laura Hubert (Leslie Spit Treeo)
  • Susie Hug (Katydids)
  • Anne-Marie Hurst (Skeletal Family, Ghost Dance, The Elements)
  • Chrissie Hynde (The Pretenders)

I

  • Maja Ivarsson (The Sounds)
  • Debora Iyall (Romeo Void)
  • Allison Iraheta

J

Joan Jett
  • Cindy Jackson (The Dollz)
  • Kate Jackson (The Long Blondes)
  • Wanda Jackson
  • Wendy James (Transvision Vamp)
  • Taylor Jardine (We Are The In Crowd)
  • Jane Jensen
  • Jessicka (Jack Off Jill, Scarling.)
  • Joan Jett (The Runaways, The Blackhearts, Evil Stig)
  • Natalia Jiménez (La Quinta Estación)
  • Martha Johnson (Martha and the Muffins)
  • Molly Johnson (Alta Moda, Infidels)
  • Taborah Johnson
  • Grace Jones
  • Norah Jones
  • Rickie Lee Jones
  • Jonsu (Indica)
  • Janis Joplin (Big Brother and the Holding Company, Kozmic Blues Band)
  • Sass Jordan
  • Milla Jovovich
  • K. JUNO
  • Josie Cotton

K

Rose Kemp

Natasha Khan, aka Bat for Lashes

  • Kaliopi
  • Mieze Katz (MIA.)
  • Tomoko Kawase (Tommy Heavenly6)
  • Lisa Kekaula (The Bellrays)
  • Rose Kemp
  • Joyce Kennedy (Mother's Finest)
  • Kerri Kenney-Silver (Cake Like)
  • Natasha Khan (stage name Bat for Lashes)
  • Carole King
  • Christina Klein (LaFee)
  • Stefanie Kloß (Silbermond)
  • Chrissi Klug (Luttenberger*Klug)
  • Jennifer Knapp
  • Theo Kogan (Theo & the Skyscrapers, Lunachicks)
  • Ash Koley
  • Melanie Krahmer (Sirsy)
  • Chantal Kreviazuk
  • Sierra Kusterbeck (VersaEmerge)

L

Courtney Love

Lydia Lunch

  • Lachi
  • Martha Ladly (Martha and the Muffins, The Associates)
  • Shona Laing
  • Nomy Lamm
  • Amy Lynn Lee (Evanescence)
  • Anita Lane
  • Storm Large
  • Liz Larin
  • Cyndi Lauper
  • Dyanna Lauren (Thousand Year Itch)
  • Lauren Laverne (Kenickie)
  • Avril Lavigne
  • Rita Lee (Os Mutantes)
  • Sook-Yin Lee (Bob's Your Uncle)
  • Annie Lennox (Eurythmics)
  • Adrianne Leon
  • Katrina Leskanich (Katrina and the Waves)
  • Jenny Lewis (Rilo Kiley, Jenny Lewis and The Watson Twins)
  • Juliette Lewis (Juliette and the Licks)
  • Susanne Lewis (Hail, Thinking Plague)
  • Nikkie Van Lierop (Lords of Acid)
  • Lea Liitmaa (Blacky)
  • Sonja Kristina Linwood (Curved Air)
  • Little Annie
  • Cristina Llanos (Dover)
  • Lisa Lobsinger (Broken Social Scene, Reverie Sound Revue)
  • Chanty Loch (Fräulein Wunder)
  • Lisa Loeb
  • Lora Logic (X-Ray Spex, Essential Logic, Red Krayola
  • Renee Lopez (Shadow Of Seven -S.O.S.)
  • Mary Lou Lord
  • Ruth Lorenzo
  • Inger Lorre (The Nymphs)
  • Bonnie Lou
  • Sara Lov (Devics)
  • Courtney Love (Hole)
  • Lovefoxxx (CSS)
  • Lene Lovich
  • Pearl Lowe (Powder)
  • Lulu
  • Lydia Lunch (Teenage Jesus and the Jerks, Beirut Slump, 8-Eyed Spy, Harry Crews)
  • Michelle Luttenberger (Luttenberger*Klug)
  • Annabella Lwin (Bow Wow Wow)

M

Shirley Manson

Chan Marshall, aka Cat Power

Ana Matronic

Joni Mitchell

Alanis Morissette

  • Mariqueen Maandig (How To Destroy Angels
  • Kirsty MacColl
  • Amy Macdonald
  • Maggie MacDonald (Republic of Safety, Kids on TV, Barcelona Pavilion)
  • Sonya Aurora Madan (Echobelly)
  • Lois Maffeo
  • Leslie Mah (Anti-Scrunti Faction)
  • Kazu Makino (Blonde Redhead)
  • Michelle Malone
  • Aimee Mann (Til Tuesday)
  • Barbara Manning
  • Shirley Manson (Garbage, Goodbye Mr. Mackenzie, Angelfish)
  • Ida Maria
  • Krisanna Marie (Hatesex)
  • Maria del Mar (National Velvet)
  • Chan Marshall (Cat Power)
  • Janis Martin
  • Carolyne Mas
  • Ana Matronic (Scissor Sisters)
  • Cerys Matthews (Catatonia)
  • Jennie Matthias (The Belle Stars)
  • Denise McCann
  • Elizabeth McGrath (Miss Derringer)
  • Frances McKee
  • Maria McKee
  • Nikki McKibbin
  • Sarah McLeod (The Superjesus)
  • Holly McNarland
  • Sylvia McNeill
  • Molly McQueen (The Faders)
  • Christine McVie (Fleetwood Mac)
  • Fleming McWilliams (Fleming and John)
  • Natalie Merchant (10,000 Maniacs)
  • Olivia Merilahti (The Dø)
  • Tift Merritt
  • Dawn Michele (Fireflight)
  • Riki Michele
  • Amy Millan (Stars, Broken Social Scene)
  • Jean Millington (Fanny)
  • June Millington (Fanny)
  • Darby Mills (Headpins)
  • Rachel Minton (Zolof the Rock & Roll Destroyer)
  • Joni Mitchell
  • Taylor Momsen (The Pretty Reckless)
  • Isabel Monteiro (Drugstore)
  • Rebecca Moore
  • Alanis Morissette
  • Patricia Morrison (The Bags, Legal Weapon, The Gun Club, The Sisterhood, The Damned)
  • Lisa Moorish
  • Liela Moss (The Duke Spirit)
  • Alison Mosshart (Discount, The Kills, The Dead Weather)
  • Alison Moyet
  • Lennon Murphy
  • Pauline Murray (Penetration)
  • Billie Myers
  • Alannah Myles
Heather Nova
  • Mika Nakashima
  • Michie Nakatani (Shonen Knife)
  • Gianna Nannini
  • Terra Naomi
  • Johnette Napolitano (Concrete Blonde)
  • Leigh Bingham Nash (Sixpence None the Richer)
  • Nena
  • Julia Neigel
  • Anastacia Newkirk (Anastacia)
  • Stevie Nicks (Fleetwood Mac)
  • Nico
  • Ninja (The Go! Team)
  • Sarah Nixey (Black Box Recorder)
  • Stina Nordenstam
  • Kasia Nosowska (Hey)
  • Heather Nova
  • Julie Novak
  • Terri Nunn (Berlin)
  • Laura Nyro
  • Sandra Nasic (Guano Apes)

O

Eva O
  • Orianthi
  • Eva O (Christian Death)
  • Karen O (Yeah Yeah Yeahs)
  • Hazel O'Connor
  • Sinéad O'Connor
  • Kaori Okui (Princess Princess)
  • Olivia
  • Yoko Ono (The Plastic Ono Band)
  • Dolores O'Riordan (The Cranberries)
  • Joan Osborne
  • Amanda Overmyer
Nina Persson
  • Amanda Palmer (The Dresden Dolls)
  • Vanessa Paradis
  • Annette Peacock
  • Jemina Pearl (Be Your Own Pet)
  • Vickie Perks (We've Got a Fuzzbox and We're Gonna Use It, Fuzzbox)
  • Linda Perry (4 Non Blondes)
  • Nina Persson (The Cardigans, Sparklehorse, A Camp)
  • Eva Petersen (The Little Flames)
  • Vicki Peterson (The Bangles)
  • Vanessa Petruo
  • Kembra Pfahler (The Voluptuous Horror of Karen Black)
  • Liz Phair
  • Michelle Phillips (The Mamas & the Papas)
  • Phranc (Nervous Gender, Catholic Discipline)
  • Kate Pierson (The B-52's)
  • Pink
  • Pitty
  • Poe
  • Tamala Poljak (Longstocking)
  • Carole Pope (Rough Trade)
  • Cassadee Pope (Hey Monday)
  • Louise Post (Veruca Salt)
  • Grace Potter (Grace Potter and the Nocturnals)
  • Monique Powell (Save Ferris)
  • Britta Phillips (Luna)
  • Lisa Marie Presley
  • Anne Preven
  • Lindsay Price

Q

  • Suzi Quatro
  • Sara Quin (Tegan and Sara)
  • Tegan Quin (Tegan and Sara)
  • Diana Quinn (Tru Fax and the Insaniacs, Honky Tonk Confidential, The Fabulettes)

R

Candia Ridley
  • Bonnie Raitt
  • Mary Ramsey (10,000 Maniacs, John & Mary)
  • Genya Ravan (The Escorts, Goldie & the Gingerbreads, Ten Wheel Drive)
  • Marion Raven
  • Amy Ray (Indigo Girls)
  • Julianne Regan (All About Eve)
  • Jane Relf (Renaissance)
  • Tara Rice (5th PROJEKT)
  • Candia Ridley (Inkubus Sukkubus)
  • Manda Rin (Bis)
  • Janet Robin
  • The Roches
  • Linda Ronstadt
  • Tina Root (Switchblade Symphony, Tre Lux)
  • Amanda Rootes (Fluffy, Harlow)
  • Holly Ross (Angelica)
  • Serena Ryder
Hope Sandoval

Siouxsie Sioux

Patti Smith

Adalita Srsen

  • Lætitia Sadier (Stereolab)
  • Santi White (Stage name Santigold)
  • Saffron (Republica)
  • Svetlana Surganova
  • Julz Sale (Delta 5)
  • Emily Saliers (Indigo Girls)
  • Greta Salpeter (The Hush Sound)
  • Hope Sandoval (Mazzy Star, Hope Sandoval & the Warm Inventions)
  • Simi Sernaker (Suffrajett)
  • Sarah Shannon (Velocity Girl)
  • Kim Shattuck (The Muffs, The Pandoras)
  • Alison Shaw (The Cranes)
  • Davetta Sherwood
  • Shery
  • Madigan Shive (Tattle Tale, Bonfire Madigan)
  • Sharon Shy (The Ropes)
  • Juliet Simms (Automatic Loveletter)
  • Carly Simon
  • Siouxsie Sioux (Siouxsie and the Banshees, The Creatures)
  • Katie Sketch (The Organ)
  • Skin (Skunk Anansie)
  • Grace Slick (Jefferson Airplane, Jefferson Starship, Starship)
  • Tara Slone (Joydrop)
  • Jen Smith (Dub Narcotic Sound System)
  • Patti Smith
  • Shawnee Smith
  • Carly Smithson (We Are the Fallen)
  • Patty Smyth (Scandal)
  • Azalia Snail
  • Marla Sokoloff (Smitten)
  • Pepper Somerset (My Life With The Thrill Kill Kult)
  • Louisa Rachel Solomon (The Shondes)
  • Donita Sparks (L7)
  • Regina Spektor
  • Pamela Spence
  • Sharleen Spiteri (Texas)
  • Adalita Srsen (Magic Dirt)
  • Becky Stark (Lavender Diamond)
  • Ryan Starr
  • Alison Statton (Young Marble Giants, Weekend)
  • Gwen Stefani (No Doubt)
  • Marnie Stern
  • Linda Strawberry
  • Laura Stoica
  • Helen Storer (Thee Heavenly Music Association)
  • Poly Styrene (X-Ray Spex)
  • Alison Sudol (A Fine Frenzy)
  • Donna Summer
  • Lacey Sturm (Flyleaf (band))
  • Verity Susman (Electrelane)
  • Rachel Sweet

T

Tina Turner
  • Maria Taylor (Azure Ray, Now It's Overhead)
  • Susan Tedeschi
  • Özlem Tekin
  • Texas Terri
  • Kristy Thirsk (Delerium, Rose Chronicles)
  • Sandi Thom
  • Linda Thompson
  • Tracey Thorn (Everything But The Girl)
  • Mary Timony (Helium, Autoclave, Wild Flag)
  • Su Tissue (Suburban Lawns)
  • Martina Topley-Bird
  • Beth Torbert (Bif Naked)
  • Emilíana Torrini
  • Rachel Trachtenburg (Trachtenburg Family Slideshow Players)
  • Sisely Treasure (Shiny Toy Guns)
  • Jen Trynin
  • Anna Tsuchiya
  • Corin Tucker (Sleater-Kinney)
  • KT Tunstall
  • Tina Turner
  • Bonnie Tyler
  • Judie Tzuke

U

  • Ari Up (The Slits, New Age Steppers)
  • Sarah Utter (Bangs)

V

Suzanne Vega
  • Tobi Vail (Bikini Kill)
  • Tomiko Van (Do As Infinity)
  • Marijne van der Vlugt (Salad, Cowboy Racer)
  • Carol van Dyk (Bettie Serveert)
  • Tara Vanflower (Lycia)
  • Cherry Vanilla
  • Suzanne Vega
  • Mariska Veres (Shocking Blue)
  • Selene Vigil (7 Year Bitch)
  • Holly Beth Vincent (Holly and the Italians)

W

Lucinda Williams

Shannon Wright

  • Dionne Warwick
  • Lindsey Way (Mindless Self Indulgence)
  • Florence Welch (Florence and the Machine)
  • Louise Wener (Sleeper)
  • Tina Weymouth (Talking Heads, Tom Tom Club)
  • Emily Jane White
  • Meg White (The White Stripes)
  • Mindy White (Lydia)
  • Jane Wiedlin (The Go-Go's)
  • Toyah Wilcox
  • Kim Wilde
  • Tess Wiley (Sixpence None the Richer)
  • Hayley Williams (Paramore)
  • Lucinda Williams
  • Ann Wilson (Heart)
  • Cindy Wilson (The B-52's)
  • Kaia Wilson (Adickdid, Team Dresch, The Butchies)
  • Nancy Wilson (Heart)
  • Allison Wolfe (Bratmobile, Partyline)
  • Jen Wood (The Postal Service, Tattle Tale)
  • Lesley Wood (Au Pairs)
  • Holly Woods (Toronto)
  • D'arcy Wretzky (The Smashing Pumpkins)
  • Shannon Wright
  • Wendy Wu (The Photos)