Throughout history, there have been many French women singers who have made significant contribution to the field. The list includes many familiar and great French female singers such as Avril Lavigne, Vanessa Paradis, Kathie Lee Gifford, Josephine Baker, Claudine Longet.
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

Josephine BakerJosephine Baker
03 June 1906, French
Dancer

Charlotte GainsbourgCharlotte Gainsbourg
21 July 1971, French, British
Actress

Lindsay HartleyLindsay Hartley
17 April 1978, French, Italian, American
Actress
Carla BruniCarla Bruni
23 December 1967, French, Italian
French-Italian singer-songwriter

Claudine LongetClaudine Longet
29 January 1941, French
Singer, Actress

Nora ArnezederNora Arnezeder
08 May 1989, French
Actress
Anna HeldAnna Held
08 March 1872, French
Actress, Singer

Marie LaforêtMarie Laforêt
05 October 1939, French
Singer
Edith PiafEdith Piaf
19 December 1915, French
Singer, Songwriter, Actress

Patricia KaasPatricia Kaas
05 December 1966, French
Singer

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

Isabelle AdjaniIsabelle Adjani
27 June 1955, French
Film actor, Stage actor, Singer

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,

Françoise HardyFrançoise Hardy
17 January 1944, French
actor, singer-songwriter, musician, astrologer

Lili DamitaLili Damita
10 July 1904, French
Actor, Singer

Anna KarinaAnna Karina
22 September 1940, Danish, French
Actor, Singer, Film director, Novelist,
Zizi JeanmaireZizi Jeanmaire
29 April 1924, French
Actor, Singer, Ballet dancer

Amanda LearAmanda Lear
18 November 1946, French
Painter, Singer, Actor, Model, Composer
France GallFrance Gall
09 October 1947, French
Singer

Sara DallinSara Dallin
17 December 1961, French
Singer-songwriter, Singer

Lolo FerrariLolo Ferrari
09 February 1963, French
Film actor, Adult Film Star, Television presenter,
Mireille MathieuMireille Mathieu
22 July 1946, French
Singer, Entertainer, Actor

AnggunAnggun
29 April 1974, French, Indonesian
Singer-songwriter, Singer
Valeria Bruni TedeschiValeria Bruni Tedeschi
16 November 1964, French, Italian
Actor, Film director, Screenwriter, Singer

Mylène FarmerMylène Farmer
12 September 1961, Canadian, French
Singer-songwriter, Writer, Singer, Actor,

Lou DoillonLou Doillon
04 September 1982, French
Actor, Model, Singer
Caterina ValenteCaterina Valente
14 January 1931, French, Italian
Actor, Singer, Guitarist

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Sylvie VartanSylvie Vartan
15 August 1944, French
Singer, Actor
Elsa LunghiniElsa Lunghini
20 May 1973, French
Actor, Singer, Songwriter

Victoria LegrandVictoria Legrand
28 May 1981, French
Musician

Danielle DarrieuxDanielle Darrieux
01 May 1917, French
Singer, Stage actor, Film actor

Natalie DessayNatalie Dessay
19 April 1965, French
Singer, Opera singer
Clara MorganeClara Morgane
25 January 1981, French
Adult Film Star, Television presenter,
Marina VladyMarina Vlady
10 May 1938, French
Actor, Singer, Writer

MistinguettMistinguett
04 April 1875, French
actor, singer

DesirelessDesireless
25 December 1952, French
Singer

PolairePolaire
14 May 1874, French
Actor, Singer, Stage actor
Ana TijouxAna Tijoux
12 June 1977, French
Singer, Songwriter

Amel BentAmel Bent
21 June 1985, French
Actor, Singer

Lily PonsLily Pons
12 April 1898, French
American-French operatic soprano

ArlettyArletty
15 May 1898, French
Actress

Catherine RingerCatherine Ringer
18 October 1957, French
Adult Film Star, Singer-songwriter, Film actor
Keren AnnKeren Ann
10 March 1974, French, Israeli
Singer-songwriter, Writer, Engineer, Singer, Audio

Nolwenn LeroyNolwenn Leroy
28 September 1982, French
Singer, Songwriter
Warda Al-JazairiaWarda Al-Jazairia
22 July 1939, French
Singer

Pauline ViardotPauline Viardot
18 July 1821, French
Soprano

CamilleCamille
10 March 1978, French
actor, singer-songwriter, singer
Maria MalibranMaria Malibran
24 March 1808, Spanish, French
Singer

BarbaraBarbara
09 June 1930, French
Singer
Yvette GuilbertYvette Guilbert
20 January 1865, French
Singer

Emma CalvéEmma Calvé
15 August 1858, French
Operatic soprano

Désirée ArtôtDésirée Artôt
21 July 1835, Belgian, French
Soprano

Anna MarlyAnna Marly
30 October 1917, French
Singer

Régine CrespinRégine Crespin
23 February 1927, French
Singer
Annie FratelliniAnnie Fratellini
14 November 1932, French
Singer

LorieLorie
02 May 1982, French
actor, singer, composer, songwriter

Caroline von PaulusCaroline von Paulus
08 October 1959, French
 

Jaqueline BoyerJaqueline Boyer
23 April 1941, French