Throughout history, there have been many female rock musicians who have made significant contribution to the field. The list includes many familiar and great female rock musicians, such as Sheryl Crow, Sarah McLachlan, Tori Amos, Celine Dion, Olivia Newton-John. The women featured in this list are from United States, United Kingdom, Canada, Australia and many more countries.
Sheryl CrowSheryl Crow
11 February 1962, American
Musician, Singer-songwriter
Tori AmosTori Amos
22 August 1963, American
Musician and Singer

Sarah McLachlanSarah McLachlan
28 January 1968, Canadian
Singer-songwriter

AJ MichalkaAJ Michalka
10 April 1991, American
Actress

Cassidy FreemanCassidy Freeman
22 April 1982, American
Actress

Jane WiedlinJane Wiedlin
20 May 1958, American
Musician
Cleo Rose ElliottCleo Rose Elliott
17 September 1984, American
Musician

PeachesPeaches
11 November 1968, Canadian
Musician

Fiona AppleFiona Apple
13 September 1977, American
Singer-songwriter, Singer, Composer, Pianist,
Celine DionCeline Dion
30 March 1968, Canadian
Singer, Actor, Voice actor, Musician, Pianist,

Najwa NimriNajwa Nimri
14 February 1972, Spanish
Singer, Actor
Lily AllenLily Allen
02 May 1985, British
Singer, Singer-songwriter

Susanna HoffsSusanna Hoffs
17 January 1959, American
Actor, Singer-songwriter, Film producer, Musician,

Sophie Ellis-BextorSophie Ellis-Bextor
10 April 1979, British
Singer, Singer-songwriter, Composer, Model

Linda PerryLinda Perry
15 April 1965, American
Singer, Composer, Musician, Songwriter, Record

PJ HarveyPJ Harvey
09 October 1969, British
Singer-songwriter, Composer, Artist, Singer,
KT TunstallKT Tunstall
23 June 1975, British
Singer-songwriter, Composer, Singer, Pianist

Tash SultanaTash Sultana
18 June 1995, Australian
Singer-songwriter

Nancy SpungenNancy Spungen
27 February 1958, American
Drug trafficker, Prostitute

Laura MarlingLaura Marling
01 February 1990, British
Singer-songwriter, Guitarist, Singer
Regina SpektorRegina Spektor
18 February 1980, American
Singer, Pianist, Musician, Singer-songwriter,

Siouxsie SiouxSiouxsie Sioux
27 May 1957, British
Singer, Musician, Exotica, Songwriter
Amanda PalmerAmanda Palmer
30 April 1976, American
Singer, Street artist, Composer, Pianist,

Kirsty MacCollKirsty MacColl
10 October 1959, British
Singer-songwriter, Singer

Brittany HowardBrittany Howard
02 October 1988, American
Musician
Imogen HeapImogen Heap
09 December 1977, British
Singer-songwriter, Singer, Record producer

Shirley MansonShirley Manson
26 August 1966, British, American
Actor, Singer, Guitarist, Musician, Model,
Sandy DennySandy Denny
06 January 1947, British
Singer-songwriter, Singer, Songwriter

Carrie BrownsteinCarrie Brownstein
27 September 1974, American
Singer, Guitarist, Actor, Writer, Musician,

Brody DalleBrody Dalle
01 January 1979, Australian
Guitarist, Singer
Jessica OrigliassoJessica Origliasso
25 December 1984, Australian
Singer, Actor, Songwriter

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Cassie SteeleCassie Steele
02 December 1989, Canadian
Actor, Singer, Musician
Nina HagenNina Hagen
11 March 1955, German
Actor, Singer

Missy HigginsMissy Higgins
19 August 1983, Australian
singer, pianist, songwriter

Cassadee PopeCassadee Pope
28 August 1989, American
Singer

Courtney BarnettCourtney Barnett
03 November 1987, Australian
Singer-songwriter
Melissa Auf der MaurMelissa Auf der Maur
17 March 1972, Canadian
Singer-songwriter, Photographer, Film producer,
Chrissy AmphlettChrissy Amphlett
25 October 1959, Australian
Street artist, Singer, Actor, Songwriter

Brooke FraserBrooke Fraser
15 December 1983, New Zealander
Singer-songwriter, Singer

Pamela Des BarresPamela Des Barres
09 September 1948, American
Musician

Fefe DobsonFefe Dobson
28 February 1985, Canadian
Singer, Actor, Songwriter, Musician, Model
Bat for LashesBat for Lashes
25 October 1979, British
Singer, Singer-songwriter, Guitarist, Composer,

Tammin SursokTammin Sursok
19 August 1983, Australian, South African
Actor, Singer, Film actor

Shakthisree GopalanShakthisree Gopalan
25 October 1988, Indian
Singer, Actor, Songwriter

Beth GibbonsBeth Gibbons
04 January 1965, British
Singer

Lisa OrigliassoLisa Origliasso
25 December 1984, Australian
Singer, Composer, Actor, Songwriter
Emily HainesEmily Haines
25 January 1974, Canadian
Musician, Singer-songwriter, Singer, Pianist

Régine ChassagneRégine Chassagne
18 August 1977, Canadian
Singer, Musician, Pianist
Nanna Bryndís HilmarsdóttirNanna Bryndís Hilmarsdóttir
06 May 1989, Icelander
Musician, Singer, Guitarist, Songwriter

Alexz JohnsonAlexz Johnson
04 November 1986, Canadian
Singer-songwriter, Actor, Singer

Ximena SariñanaXimena Sariñana
29 October 1985, Mexican
Actor, Singer, Jazz musician, Television actor,
LenkaLenka
19 March 1978, Australian
Singer-songwriter, Singer, Actor, Composer

Marion RavenMarion Raven
25 May 1984, Norwegian
Singer, Songwriter
Serena RyderSerena Ryder
08 December 1982, Canadian
Singer, Musician, Guitarist, Songwriter

Laura ImbrugliaLaura Imbruglia
15 June 1983, Australian
Singer, Songwriter

Natasha ShneiderNatasha Shneider
22 May 1956, American
Actor, Musician, Pianist

Emilíana TorriniEmilíana Torrini
16 May 1977, Icelander
Singer, Songwriter

Isobel CampbellIsobel Campbell
27 April 1976, British
Singer, Songwriter
Gin WigmoreGin Wigmore
06 June 1986, New Zealander
Singer, Jazz musician, Songwriter

Bic RungaBic Runga
13 January 1976, Malaysian
Singer-songwriter, Singer, Guitarist

Sass JordanSass Jordan
23 December 1962, Canadian
Singer, Singer-songwriter

Skye SweetnamSkye Sweetnam
05 May 1988, Canadian
Singer, Songwriter
Maria MenaMaria Mena
19 February 1986, Norwegian
Musician, Singer, Songwriter

ZemfiraZemfira
26 August 1976, Russian
Singer, Composer, Poet, Singer-songwriter
Lisa GermanoLisa Germano
27 June 1958, American
Singer-songwriter, Musician, Songwriter

Sophie TrudeauSophie Trudeau
Canadian
 

Anita LaneAnita Lane
Australian
 
Megan WashingtonMegan Washington
07 January 1986, Australian
Singer, Songwriter

EstheroEsthero
23 December 1978, Canadian
Singer, Jazz musician, Songwriter
Sarah NeufeldSarah Neufeld
27 August 1979, Canadian
Violinist

Zoë KeatingZoë Keating
02 February 1972, Canadian, American
Cellist

Margaret UrlichMargaret Urlich
24 January 1965, New Zealander
Singer
Olivia MerilahtiOlivia Merilahti
25 February 1982, Finnish, French
Singer

Ida MariaIda Maria
13 July 1984, Norwegian
Singer, Musician, Guitarist
Amy MillanAmy Millan
03 December 1973, Canadian
Singer

Katie NoonanKatie Noonan
02 May 1977, Australian
Singer, Songwriter

Trixie WhitleyTrixie Whitley
24 June 1987, Belgian
Singer

Lindi OrtegaLindi Ortega
Canadian
 
Justyna SteczkowskaJustyna Steczkowska
02 August 1972, Polish
Singer, Actor
AnoukAnouk
08 April 1975, Dutch
singer

LightsLights
11 April 1987, Canadian
 

LubaLuba
25 April 1958, Canadian
singer, singer-songwriter, musician

St. VincentSt. Vincent
28 September 1982, American
 
SokoSoko
22 October 1985, French
actor, singer-songwriter, singer

Tina DickowTina Dickow
14 October 1977, Danish
 

Kate Miller‐HeidkeKate Miller‐Heidke
16 November 1981, Australian