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
Singer-songwriter
Vanessa ParadisVanessa Paradis
22 December 1972, French
Singer & Actress

Kathie Lee GiffordKathie Lee Gifford
16 August 1953, French, American
TV Host, Actress

Nadia BoulangerNadia Boulanger
16 September 1887, French
Musician

Edith PiafEdith Piaf
19 December 1915, French
Singer, Songwriter, Actress

Germaine TailleferreGermaine Tailleferre
19 April 1892, French
Composer
Elisabeth-Claude Jacquet De La GuerreElisabeth-Claude Jacquet De La Guerre
17 March 1665, French
Composer

Christine and the QueensChristine and the Queens
01 June 1988, French
Singer-songwriter

DalidaDalida
17 January 1933, Egyptian, French, Italian
Actor, Film actor, Singer, Musician, Model

Jeanne MoreauJeanne Moreau
23 January 1928, French
Film actor, Film director, Singer, Screenwriter,
Khatia BuniatishviliKhatia Buniatishvili
21 June 1987, French, Georgian
Pianist

Françoise HardyFrançoise Hardy
17 January 1944, French
actor, singer-songwriter, musician, astrologer
Sara DallinSara Dallin
17 December 1961, French
Singer-songwriter, Singer

Amanda LearAmanda Lear
18 November 1946, French
Painter, Singer, Actor, Model, Composer

France GallFrance Gall
09 October 1947, French
Singer
Mylène FarmerMylène Farmer
12 September 1961, Canadian, French
Singer-songwriter, Writer, Singer, Actor,

Lou DoillonLou Doillon
04 September 1982, French
Actor, Model, Singer
AnggunAnggun
29 April 1974, French, Indonesian
Singer-songwriter, Singer

Cathy GuettaCathy Guetta
27 March 1967, French
Businessperson

Sylvie VartanSylvie Vartan
15 August 1944, French
Singer, Actor
Victoria LegrandVictoria Legrand
28 May 1981, French
Musician

Caterina ValenteCaterina Valente
14 January 1931, French, Italian
Actor, Singer, Guitarist
Elsa LunghiniElsa Lunghini
20 May 1973, French
Actor, Singer, Songwriter

Lili BoulangerLili Boulanger
21 August 1893, French
Composer

DesirelessDesireless
25 December 1952, French
Singer

Hélène GrimaudHélène Grimaud
07 November 1969, French
Pianist, Author, Musician
Ana TijouxAna Tijoux
12 June 1977, French
Singer, Songwriter
Keren AnnKeren Ann
10 March 1974, French, Israeli
Singer-songwriter, Writer, Engineer, Singer, Audio

Nolwenn LeroyNolwenn Leroy
28 September 1982, French
Singer, Songwriter

Cécile ChaminadeCécile Chaminade
08 August 1857, French
Pianist, Composer, Musician

Alessandra MartinesAlessandra Martines
19 September 1963, French, Italian
Putita, Dancer, Musician
SokoSoko
22 October 1985, French
actor, singer-songwriter, singer

JeniferJenifer
15 November 1982, French
 

Pauline Garcia-ViardotPauline Garcia-Viardot
18 July 1821, French