Throughout history, there have been many French female musicians who have made significant contribution to the field. The list includes many familiar and great French female musicians such as Avril Lavigne, Vanessa Paradis, Kathie Lee Gifford, Nadia Boulanger, Germaine Tailleferre.
Avril LavigneAvril Lavigne

27 September 1984

Canadian,French

Kathie Lee GiffordKathie Lee Gifford
(TV Host, Actress)

16 August 1953

French,American

Vanessa ParadisVanessa Paradis
(Singer & Actress)

22 December 1972

French

Nadia BoulangerNadia Boulanger
(Musician)

16 September 1887

French

Edith PiafEdith Piaf
(Singer, Songwriter, Actress)

19 December 1915

French

Germaine TailleferreGermaine Tailleferre
(Composer)

19 April 1892

French

Elisabeth-Claude Jacquet De La GuerreElisabeth-Claude Jacquet De La Guerre
(Composer)

17 March 1665

French

DalidaDalida
(Actor, Film actor, Singer, Musician, Model)

17 January 1933

Egyptian,French,Italian

Sara DallinSara Dallin
(Singer-songwriter, Singer)

17 December 1961

French

AnggunAnggun
(Singer-songwriter, Singer)

29 April 1974

French,Indonesian

Françoise HardyFrançoise Hardy
(actor, singer-songwriter, musician, astrologer)

17 January 1944

French

Jeanne MoreauJeanne Moreau
(Film actor, Film director, Singer, Screenwriter, Musician, Film producer, Stage actor)

23 January 1928

French

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Amanda LearAmanda Lear
(Painter, Singer, Actor, Model, Composer)

18 November 1946

French

France GallFrance Gall
(Singer)

09 October 1947

French

Lou DoillonLou Doillon
(Actor, Model, Singer)

04 September 1982

French

Mylène FarmerMylène Farmer
(Singer-songwriter, Writer, Singer, Actor, Musician, Children's writer, Poet)

12 September 1961

Canadian,French

Cathy GuettaCathy Guetta
(Businessperson)

27 March 1967

French

Elsa LunghiniElsa Lunghini
(Actor, Singer, Songwriter)

20 May 1973

French

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Caterina ValenteCaterina Valente
(Actor, Singer, Guitarist)

14 January 1931

French,Italian

Sylvie VartanSylvie Vartan
(Singer, Actor)

15 August 1944

French

Hélène GrimaudHélène Grimaud
(Pianist, Author, Musician)

07 November 1969

French

Lili BoulangerLili Boulanger
(Composer)

21 August 1893

French

Ana TijouxAna Tijoux
(Singer, Songwriter)

12 June 1977

French

Nolwenn LeroyNolwenn Leroy
(Singer, Songwriter)

28 September 1982

French

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DesirelessDesireless
(Singer)

25 December 1952

French

Cécile ChaminadeCécile Chaminade
(Pianist, Composer, Musician)

08 August 1857

French

Keren AnnKeren Ann
(Singer-songwriter, Writer, Engineer, Singer, Audio engineer, Guitarist, Pianist, Record producer, Producer)

10 March 1974

French,Israeli

Alessandra MartinesAlessandra Martines
(Putita, Dancer, Musician)

19 September 1963

French,Italian

SokoSoko
(actor, singer-songwriter, singer)

22 October 1985

French

JeniferJenifer

15 November 1982

French

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Pauline Garcia-ViardotPauline Garcia-Viardot

18 July 1821

French