Female Country Musicians

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Alison Krauss
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Birthdate: July 23, 1971
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Champaign, Illinois, United States
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Marie Osmond
(Singer, Actor, Television actor, Songwriter)
Marie Osmond
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Birthdate: October 13, 1959
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Ogden

Marie Osmond is an American singer, talk show host, author, actress, and philanthropist. A multi-talented individual, Osmond has been equally successful as a singer and actress. She is also credited with co-founding a non-profit organization called Children's Miracle Network which aims at improving the lives of children by raising money for children's hospitals across North America.

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Tanya Tucker
(Singer-Songwriter)
Tanya Tucker
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Birthdate: October 10, 1958
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Seminole, Texas, United States
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Kellie Pickler
(Singer-Songwriter)
Kellie Pickler
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Birthdate: June 28, 1986
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Albemarle, North Carolina, United States
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Mindy McCready
(Platinum-selling country music singer who is known for albums like 1996's Ten Thousand Angels)
Mindy McCready
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Birthdate: November 30, 1975
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Fort Myers, Florida, United States
Died: February 17, 2013
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Martina McBride
(Singer-Songwriter)
Martina McBride
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Birthdate: July 29, 1966
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Sharon, Kansas, United States
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Naomi Judd
(Nurse, Motivational speaker, Musician, Singer-songwriter, Singer)
Naomi Judd
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Birthdate: January 11, 1946
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Ashland
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Jenny Lewis
(Singer-songwriter)
Jenny Lewis
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Birthdate: January 8, 1976
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
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Natalie Maines
(Singer-songwriter, Musician, Songwriter, Guitarist, Singer)
Natalie Maines
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Birthdate: October 14, 1974
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Lubbock, Texas, United States
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Ashley McBryde
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Birthdate: July 29, 1983
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Waldron, Arkansas, United States

Ashley McBryde is an American singer-songwriter who was adjudged New Artist of the Year at the 2019 Country Music Association Awards. The same year, she was also named New Female Vocalist of the Year at the Academy of Country Music Awards.

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Jessi Colter
(Country Singer)
Jessi Colter
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Birthdate: May 25, 1943
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Phoenix, Arizona, United States
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Sara Evans
(Singer-Songwriter)
Sara Evans
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Birthdate: February 5, 1971
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Boonville, Missouri, United States
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Hillary Scott
(singer-songwriter, songwriter, singer)
Hillary Scott
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Birthdate: April 1, 1986
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Nashville

Hillary Scott is a singer and songwriter. She is credited with co-founding the popular American country music group Lady A for which she currently serves as the co-lead singer. Over the years, Scott has played a major role in the success of the group, which has won many awards like the Academy of Country Music Awards and American Country Awards. 

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Mary Chapin Carpenter
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Birthdate: February 21, 1958
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Princeton, New Jersey, United States
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Buffy Sainte-Marie
(Actor, Singer-songwriter, Visual artist, Record producer, Composer)
Buffy Sainte-Marie
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Birthdate: February 20, 1941
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Piapot, Canada

Known for her music that showcases the issues of Native Americans, Canadian-American singer Buffy Sainte-Marie became the first person from any indigenous community to win an Oscar, with the song Up Where We Belong. She had also been blacklisted by many radio stations earlier due to her activism.

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Nicolette Larson
(Best known for her work in the late 1970s)
Nicolette Larson
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Birthdate: July 17, 1952
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Helena, Montana, United States
Died: December 16, 1997
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Skeeter Davis
(Singer-songwriter, Singer, Writer, Children's writer)
Skeeter Davis
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Birthdate: December 30, 1931
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Dry Ridge
Died: September 19, 2004
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Deana Carter
(Singer)
Deana Carter
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Birthdate: January 4, 1966
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Nashville, Tennessee, USA
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Martie Maguire
(Country Musician)
Martie Maguire
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Birthdate: October 12, 1969
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: York, Pennsylvania
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Patti Page
(Singer, Actress)
Patti Page
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Birthdate: November 8, 1927
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Claremore, Oklahoma, United States
Died: January 1, 2013
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Julia Lennon
(Musician)
Julia Lennon
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Birthdate: March 12, 1914
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Liverpool, England, United Kingdom
Died: July 15, 1958

Julia Lennon was a British woman and the mother of popular singer-songwriter John Lennon. Julia helped John learn musical instruments like the ukulele and banjo. She also played an important role in his life and was the inspiration behind some of John's popular songs like Mother and Julia. She was played by Christine Kavanagh in John's biopic In His Life.

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Lari White
(Country Singers)
Lari White
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Birthdate: May 13, 1965
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Dunedin, Florida, USA
Died: January 23, 2018
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Patty Griffin
(musician, singer-songwriter, composer)
Patty Griffin
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Birthdate: March 16, 1964
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Old Town
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Mickey Guyton
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Birthdate: June 17, 1983
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Arlington, Texas, United States
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Ashley Monroe
(Singer-songwriter, Singer)
Ashley Monroe
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Birthdate: September 10, 1986
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Knoxville
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Sally Timms
(Singer, Singer-songwriter)
Sally Timms
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Birthdate: November 29, 1959
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Leeds

Sally Timms is an English lyricist and singer best known for her association with the popular and one of the longest-running punk rock bands, The Mekons, where she is a vocalist. In addition to her singing career, Sally Timms also works as a paralegal in Chicago, Illinois.

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Pam Tillis
(Singer)
Pam Tillis
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Birthdate: July 24, 1957
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Plant City, Florida, United States
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Iris DeMent
(Singer, Songwriter)
Iris DeMent
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Birthdate: January 5, 1961
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Paragould, Arkansas, United States
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Maybelle Carter
(Musician)
Maybelle Carter
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Birthdate: May 10, 1909
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Nickelsville, Virginia, United States
Died: October 23, 1978
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Jo Dee Messina
(Musical Artist)
Jo Dee Messina
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Birthdate: August 25, 1970
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Framingham, Massachusetts, United States
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Lindsay Ell
(Singer)
Lindsay Ell
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Birthdate: March 20, 1989
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Calgary, Alberta, Canada

Canadian country singer Lindsay Ell is best known for her Billboard-topping album The Project. Calgary-born Ell learned to play the guitar while traveling to country music camps with her father. Her hit tracks such as I Don’t Love You and What Happen In a Small Town later catapulted her to fame.

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Tenille Townes
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Birthdate: January 20, 1994
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Grande Prairie, Canada

Nominated for a Canadian Country Music Award at 17, Tenille Townes rocked the country music scene of Canada with hits such as Somebody’s Daughter and Come as You Are. Her albums, such as The Lemonade Stand, have been inspired by the beauty of her hometown, Grande Prairie, in Alberta.

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Kasey Chambers
(Singer, Guitarist, Songwriter)
Kasey Chambers
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Birthdate: June 4, 1976
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Mount Gambier

Though known as a country singer, Australian singer-songwriter Kasey Chambers also mixes folk, blues, and rock n’ roll in her music. Born to the country singer duo Bill and Diane Chambers, she joined her family band at age 10. She later released chartbusting solo hits such as Not Pretty Enough.

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Tenille Arts
(Singer)
Tenille Arts
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Birthdate: April 19, 1994
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Canada

Tenille Arts initially gained fame with her cover versions of songs by stars such as Taylor Swift. Known for her country albums such as Love, Heartbreak, & Everything in Between, she has also performed on the reality show The Bachelor and sung the Canadian national anthem at the NBA All-star Game.

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Anita Carter
(Singer)
Anita Carter
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Birthdate: March 31, 1933
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Maces Spring, Virginia, United States
Died: July 29, 1999
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Sierra Hull
(Singer)
Sierra Hull
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Birthdate: September 27, 1991
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Byrdstown, Tennessee, United States
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Caitlyn Smith
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Birthplace: Minnesota, United States
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Caroline Jones
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Birthdate: June 30, 1990
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: New York City, United States
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Sherrié Austin
(Singer, Songwriter)
Sherrié Austin
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Birthdate: August 28, 1970
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Sydney

Country music artist Sherrié Austin was initially part of the musical duo Colourhaus. She was invited to accompany Johnny Cash on his 1985 Australian tour at age 14, and never looked back. She has also performed on Broadway and co-written tracks for artists such as George Strait.

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Aubrie Sellers
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Birthdate: February 12, 1991
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Nashville, Tennessee, United States
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Gretchen Peters
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Birthdate: November 14, 1957
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Bronxville, New York, United States
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Kree Harrison
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Birthdate: May 17, 1990
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Port Arthur, Texas, United States
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Hailey Whitters
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Birthdate: September 9, 1989
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Shueyville, Iowa, United States
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Janette Carter
(Musician)
Janette Carter
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Birthdate: July 2, 1923
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Maces Springs, Virginia, United States
Died: January 22, 2006
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Juanita du Plessis
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Birthdate: April 26, 1972
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Windhoek, Namibia
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Rachel Wammack
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Birthdate: 1995 AD
Birthplace: Muscle Shoals, Alabama, United States
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Whitney Rose
(Musician)
Whitney Rose
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Birthdate: May 9, 1986
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Prince Edward Island, Canada

Born in Canada, Whitney Rose grew up singing in her family-run bar. The country-pop singer’s hit projects include Heartbreaker of the Year and South Texas Suite. While studying journalism and English in college, music still remained her utmost priority. Now settled in Texas, she is soaking in its rich musical heritage.

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Erin Enderlin
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Birthplace: Conway, Arkansas, United States
Throughout history, there have been many women country musicians who have made significant contribution to the field. The list includes many familiar and great female country musicians such as Taylor Swift, Mindy McCready, Buffy Sainte-Marie, Ashley Monroe, Sally Timms.The women country musicians featured in this list are from United States, United Kingdom, Canada & Australia and many more countries.