Throughout history, there have been many women jazz singers who have made significant contribution to the field. The list includes many familiar and great female jazz singers such as Janis Joplin, Diana Ross, Aretha Franklin, Linda Ronstadt, Joss Stone.The women jazz singers featured in this list are from United States, United Kingdom, Canada & Australia and many more countries.
Janis JoplinJanis Joplin
19 January 1943, American
Singer
Gwen VerdonGwen Verdon
13 January 1925, American
Actress

Diana RossDiana Ross
26 March 1944, American
American singer

Aretha FranklinAretha Franklin
25 March 1942, American
Singer

Linda RonstadtLinda Ronstadt
15 July 1946, American
Singer, Songwriter, Musician

Nina SimoneNina Simone
21 February 1933, American
Singer-songwriter, Composer
Lena HorneLena Horne
30 June 1917, American
Singer

Eartha KittEartha Kitt
17 January 1927, American
Singer

Ella FitzgeraldElla Fitzgerald
25 April 1917, American
Singer

Joss StoneJoss Stone
11 April 1987, British
Soul Singer-songwriter
Roberta FlackRoberta Flack
10 February 1937, American
Singer, Pianist

Bessie SmithBessie Smith
15 April 1894, American
Singer
Della ReeseDella Reese
06 July 1931, American
Singer, Actress

Diana KrallDiana Krall
16 November 1964, Canadian
Jazz Pianist

Polly BergenPolly Bergen
14 July 1930, American
Actress
Abbey LincolnAbbey Lincoln
06 August 1930, American
Singer, Songwriter, Actress, Civil Rights Activist

K. D. Lang K. D. Lang
02 November 1961, Canadian
Singer, Songwriter
Blossom DearieBlossom Dearie
28 April 1924, American
pianist, singer, jazz musician

Carmen McRaeCarmen McRae
08 April 1920, American
Pianist, Actor, Jazz musician, Singer

Stacey KentStacey Kent
27 March 1968, American
Jazz musician, Singer, Radio personality