Janis JoplinJanis Joplin
19 January 1943, American
Singer
Linda RonstadtLinda Ronstadt
15 July 1946, American
Singer, Songwriter, Musician

Diana RossDiana Ross
26 March 1944, American
American singer

Aretha FranklinAretha Franklin
25 March 1942, American
Singer

Gwen VerdonGwen Verdon
13 January 1925, American
Actress

Eartha KittEartha Kitt
17 January 1927, American
Singer
Nina SimoneNina Simone
21 February 1933, American
Singer-songwriter, Composer

Ella FitzgeraldElla Fitzgerald
25 April 1917, American
Singer

Lena HorneLena Horne
30 June 1917, American
Singer

Bessie SmithBessie Smith
15 April 1894, American
Singer
Della ReeseDella Reese
06 July 1931, American
Singer, Actress

Roberta FlackRoberta Flack
10 February 1937, American
Singer, Pianist
Polly BergenPolly Bergen
14 July 1930, American
Actress

Leslie UggamsLeslie Uggams
25 May 1943, American
Actress

Jo StaffordJo Stafford
12 November 1917, American
Singer
Abbey LincolnAbbey Lincoln
06 August 1930, American
Singer, Songwriter, Actress, Civil Rights Activist

Cybill Lynne ShepherdCybill Lynne Shepherd
18 February 1950, American
Actress
Linda PurlLinda Purl
02 September 1955, American
Actress

Rickie Lee JonesRickie Lee Jones
08 November 1954, American
Singer

Sister Rosetta TharpeSister Rosetta Tharpe
20 March 1915, American
Singer
Laura NyroLaura Nyro
18 October 1947, American
Songwriter

Phyllis HymanPhyllis Hyman
06 July 1949, American
Singer
Sylvia SymsSylvia Syms
02 December 1917, American
Singer

Deana MartinDeana Martin
19 August 1948, American
Singer

Kate SmithKate Smith
01 May 1907, American
Singer

Hazel ScottHazel Scott
11 June 1920, Trinidadian, American
Jazz Pianist
Sophie TuckerSophie Tucker
13 January 1884, Ukrainian, American, Russian
Actress
Valarie PettifordValarie Pettiford
08 July 1960, American
Actress

Blossom DearieBlossom Dearie
28 April 1924, American
pianist, singer, jazz musician

Stacey KentStacey Kent
27 March 1968, American
Jazz musician, Singer, Radio personality

Carmen McRaeCarmen McRae
08 April 1920, American
Pianist, Actor, Jazz musician, Singer