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

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

Christine and the QueensChristine and the Queens
01 June 1988, French
Singer-songwriter
Françoise HardyFrançoise Hardy
17 January 1944, French
actor, singer-songwriter, musician, astrologer

Jeanne MoreauJeanne Moreau
23 January 1928, French
Film actor, Film director, Singer, Screenwriter,
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

Khatia BuniatishviliKhatia Buniatishvili
21 June 1987, French, Georgian
Pianist

Mylène FarmerMylène Farmer
12 September 1961, Canadian, French
Singer-songwriter, Writer, Singer, Actor,
AnggunAnggun
29 April 1974, French, Indonesian
Singer-songwriter, Singer

Lou DoillonLou Doillon
04 September 1982, French
Actor, Model, Singer

Sylvie VartanSylvie Vartan
15 August 1944, French
Singer, Actor

Cathy GuettaCathy Guetta
27 March 1967, French
Businessperson
Caterina ValenteCaterina Valente
14 January 1931, French, Italian
Actor, Singer, Guitarist

Victoria LegrandVictoria Legrand
28 May 1981, French
Musician
Elsa LunghiniElsa Lunghini
20 May 1973, French
Actor, Singer, Songwriter

Hélène GrimaudHélène Grimaud
07 November 1969, French
Pianist, Author, Musician

Lili BoulangerLili Boulanger
21 August 1893, French
Composer
DesirelessDesireless
25 December 1952, French
Singer

Ana TijouxAna Tijoux
12 June 1977, French
Singer, Songwriter
Nolwenn LeroyNolwenn Leroy
28 September 1982, French
Singer, Songwriter

Keren AnnKeren Ann
10 March 1974, French, Israeli
Singer-songwriter, Writer, Engineer, Singer, Audio

Cécile ChaminadeCécile Chaminade
08 August 1857, French
Pianist, Composer, Musician
Alessandra MartinesAlessandra Martines
19 September 1963, French, Italian
Putita, Dancer, Musician

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Wanda LandowskaWanda Landowska
05 July 1879, French, Polish
Harpsichordist
Olivia MerilahtiOlivia Merilahti
25 February 1982, Finnish, French
Singer

Maria MalibranMaria Malibran
24 March 1808, Spanish, French
Singer

Brigitte EngererBrigitte Engerer
27 October 1952, French, Tunisian
Pianist

Yvonne LoriodYvonne Loriod
20 January 1924, French
Pianist
SokoSoko
22 October 1985, French
actor, singer-songwriter, singer
Camilla UrsoCamilla Urso
13 June 1842, French, American
Violinist

JeniferJenifer
15 November 1982, French
 

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