Throughout history, there have been many women Jazz musicians who have made significant contribution to their field. The list includes many familiar and great female such as Billie Holiday, Amy Winehouse, Eva Cassidy, Norah Jones, Jill Scott. The women featured in this list are from United States, United Kingdom, Canada & Australia and many more countries.
Chaka KhanChaka Khan
23 March 1953, American
Singer
Billie HolidayBillie Holiday
07 April 1915, American
Musician

Eartha KittEartha Kitt
17 January 1927, American
Singer

Gwen VerdonGwen Verdon
13 January 1925, American
Actress

Cindy BreakspeareCindy Breakspeare
24 October 1954, Canadian, Jamaican
Miss World 1976

Cindy VelaCindy Vela
04 January 1979, American
Actress
Cindy Blackman SantanaCindy Blackman Santana
18 November 1959, American
Drummer

Norah JonesNorah Jones
30 March 1979, American
Actor, Street artist, Pianist, Singer-songwriter,

Fiona AppleFiona Apple
13 September 1977, American
Singer-songwriter, Singer, Composer, Pianist,
Anni-Frid LyngstadAnni-Frid Lyngstad
15 November 1945, Norwegian, Swedish
Singer

Eva CassidyEva Cassidy
02 February 1963, American
Singer, Jazz musician
Julie LondonJulie London
26 September 1926, American
Actor, Singer, Singer-songwriter, Jazz musician,

Rita CoolidgeRita Coolidge
01 May 1945, American
Musician

Rachael MacFarlaneRachael MacFarlane
21 March 1976, American
Voice actor, Unit production manager, Writer,

Peggy LeePeggy Lee
26 May 1920, American
Film actor, Actor, Singer, Songwriter, Jazz

Tina ArenaTina Arena
01 November 1967, Australian
Singer, Songwriter, Television presenter, Actor,
Esperanza SpaldingEsperanza Spalding
18 October 1984, American
Music educator, Jazz musician, Singer

Sarah VaughanSarah Vaughan
27 March 1924, American
Singer, Jazz musician, Pianist

Judith DurhamJudith Durham
03 July 1943, Australian
Singer, Jazz musician, Pianist, Songwriter

Cheryl MillerCheryl Miller
04 February 1943, American
Actress
Melody GardotMelody Gardot
02 February 1985, American
Singer-songwriter, Jazz musician, Singer,

Corinne Bailey RaeCorinne Bailey Rae
26 February 1979, British
Singer-songwriter, Singer, Guitarist, Jazz
Wendy CarlosWendy Carlos
14 November 1939, American
Musician

Dinah WashingtonDinah Washington
29 August 1924, American
Singer, Jazz musician

Lea DeLariaLea DeLaria
23 May 1958, American
Actor, Jazz musician, Singer, Stage actor,
Ethel WatersEthel Waters
31 October 1896, American
Actor, Singer, Jazz musician, Stage actor

Astrud GilbertoAstrud Gilberto
29 March 1940, Brazilian
Singer, Composer, Jazz musician, Songwriter
Kiri Te KanawaKiri Te Kanawa
06 March 1944, New Zealander
Opera singer, Singer, Jazz musician, Actor

Kate CeberanoKate Ceberano
17 November 1966, Australian
Singer, Jazz musician

Candy DulferCandy Dulfer
19 September 1969
Singer, Saxophonist, Jazz musician
Kate HigginsKate Higgins
16 August 1969, American
Actor, Singer, Jazz musician, Pianist

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Caro EmeraldCaro Emerald
26 April 1981
Singer, Jazz musician
Annie RossAnnie Ross
25 July 1930, British
Actor, Singer, Jazz musician, Nightclub owner

Keely SmithKeely Smith
09 March 1932, American
Singer, Jazz musician

Gabriella CilmiGabriella Cilmi
10 October 1991, Australian
Singer, Songwriter, Jazz musician

Elis ReginaElis Regina
17 March 1945, Brazilian
Singer, Jazz musician
Ximena SariñanaXimena Sariñana
29 October 1985, Mexican
Actor, Singer, Jazz musician, Television actor,
Cleo LaineCleo Laine
28 October 1927, British
Actor, Singer, Jazz musician, Stage actor

Gin WigmoreGin Wigmore
06 June 1986, New Zealander
Singer, Jazz musician, Songwriter

BasiaBasia
30 September 1954, Polish
Singer, Jazz musician, Record producer, Composer

Carmen McRaeCarmen McRae
08 April 1920, American
Pianist, Actor, Jazz musician, Singer
Susheela RamanSusheela Raman
21 July 1973, British
Singer, Jazz musician

Victoria AbrilVictoria Abril
04 July 1959, Spanish
Television actor, Singer, Jazz musician, Film

Mica ParisMica Paris
27 April 1969, British
Actor, Singer, Jazz musician

Mary Lou WilliamsMary Lou Williams
08 May 1910, American
American jazz pianist

Stacey KentStacey Kent
27 March 1968, American
Jazz musician, Singer, Radio personality
Lee AaronLee Aaron
21 July 1962, Canadian
Singer, Jazz musician, Songwriter

Carla BleyCarla Bley
11 May 1936, American
bandleader, composer, conductor, jazz musician
Adelaide HallAdelaide Hall
20 October 1901, American
Singer, Artist, Jazz musician, Actor, Stage actor

Nikki YanofskyNikki Yanofsky
08 February 1994, Canadian
Singer, Vocalist, Jazz musician

Eliane EliasEliane Elias
19 March 1960, Brazilian
Pianist, Composer, Singer, Jazz musician
Lucia MicarelliLucia Micarelli
09 July 1983, American
Actor, Jazz musician, Violinist, Television actor

Trijntje OosterhuisTrijntje Oosterhuis
05 February 1973
Singer, Jazz musician
Emilie-Claire BarlowEmilie-Claire Barlow
06 June 1976, Canadian
Singer, Jazz musician, Music arranger, Record

Jane SiberryJane Siberry
12 October 1955, Canadian
Singer, Songwriter, Jazz musician

Shirley HornShirley Horn
01 May 1934, American
Musician

Marian McPartlandMarian McPartland
20 March 1918, British
Pianist, Radio personality, Composer, Jazz

Monica ZetterlundMonica Zetterlund
20 September 1937, Swedish
Singer, Actor, Jazz musician
EstheroEsthero
23 December 1978, Canadian
Singer, Jazz musician, Songwriter

Julie DriscollJulie Driscoll
08 June 1947, British
Singer, Singer-songwriter, Jazz musician, Actor

Laura FygiLaura Fygi
27 August 1955
Singer, Jazz musician

Sophie MilmanSophie Milman
1983 AD, Canadian
singer, jazz musician
Anna Maria JopekAnna Maria Jopek
14 December 1970, Polish
Singer, Jazz musician, Pianist, Lyricist,

Clare TealClare Teal
14 May 1973, British
Jazz musician, Singer
Nancy Wilson(Jazz Singer)Nancy Wilson(Jazz Singer)
20 February 1937, American
Pop music, Cabaret Jazz