Top Lesbian Musicians

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A

  • Margie Adam
  • Gaye Adegbalola
  • Jamie Anderson
  • Ruth Anderson
  • Antigone Rising (unverified)
  • Joan Armatrading
  • ASiEL

B

  • Lesley Barber (?)
  • Patricia Barber
  • Eve Beglarian
  • Frieda Belinfante
  • Sotiria Bellou
  • Lisa Ben
  • Lou Bennett
  • Gladys Bentley
  • Delores P. Berry
  • Kym Berry
  • Sarah Bettens
  • Heather Bishop
  • Bitch (performer)
  • Bitch and Animal
  • Hannah Blilie
  • Renata Borgatti
  • Lorna Bracewell
  • Lynn Breedlove
  • Alicia Bridges
  • Philippa Brown (Ladyhawke)
  • Monique Brumby
  • Wendy Bucklew

C

  • Rachael Cantu
  • Brandi Carlile
  • Rachel Carns
  • Tracy Chapman (Rumor)
  • Deborah Cheetham
  • Meg Christian
  • Annabelle Chvostek
  • Beth Clayton
  • Lisa Coleman
  • Chris Connor
  • Michelle Courtens
  • Catie Curtis

D

  • Eva Dahlgren
  • Anne E. DeChant
  • Lea DeLaria
  • Abby DeWald
  • Alice Di Micele
  • Beth Ditto
  • Lynn DiVenuti
  • D.J. Irene (?)
  • Alix Dobkin
  • Donna Dresch

E

  • Danielle Egnew
  • Cássia Eller
  • Ellis (singer-songwriter)
  • Melissa Etheridge

F

  • Brigitte Fassbaender
  • Feloni
  • Melissa Ferrick
  • Ferron
  • Sue Fink
  • Mz Fontaine
  • Jen Foster
  • Tret Fure

G

  • Mary Gauthier
  • Peggy Gilbert
  • Marla Glen
  • God-Des (of God-Des & She)
  • Julie Goldman
  • Claudia Gonson
  • Debbie Googe
  • Lesley Gore
  • Wynne Greenwood
  • Francesca Gregorini
  • Lynn Gunn
  • Anna Gutmanis

H

  • Leisha Hailey
  • Kristen Hall
  • Mariette Hansson (MaryJet)
  • Jennifer Higdon
  • Anni Hogan
  • Horse
  • Jenny Hoyston
  • Alberta Hunter
  • Hunter Valentine(?)

I

  • Janis Ian
  • Indigo Girls
  • Sharon Isbin

J

  • Jill Jackson
  • Laura Jean

K

L

  • Lady L.U.S.T.
  • L.P.
  • Nomy Lamm
  • k.d. lang
  • Patty Larkin
  • Lynn Lavner
  • Mélange Lavonne
  • Kristy Lee
  • Maia Lee
  • Sara Lee
  • Wanda Landowska
  • Lesbians on Ecstasy
  • Zoë Lewis
  • Rickey Lime
  • Annea Lockwood

M

  • Michelle Malone
  • Vicci Martinez
  • Crys Matthews
  • Deidre McCalla
  • Beverly McClellan
  • Erin McKeown
  • Leslie Mah
  • Weird MC
  • Wendy Melvoin
  • Javiera Mena
  • Allison Miller (drummer)
  • Nicki Minaj (rumored)
  • Mirah
  • Holly Miranda
  • Anika Moa
  • Meredith Monk

N

  • Faith Nolan
  • Siiri Nordin
  • Laura Nyro

P

  • Alex Parks
  • Evalyn Parry
  • Felicia Pearson
  • Lourdes Pérez
  • Linda Perry
  • Gretchen Phillips
  • Renee Phoenix
  • Phranc
  • Adrianne Pieczonka
  • Carole Pope
  • Animal Prufrock
  • Chris Pureka

Q

  • Qiao Qiao
  • Queen Latifah (Rumor!)

R

  • Somalia Rabee
  • Patricia Racette
  • Vicki Randle
  • Amy Ray
  • Toshi Reagon
  • Katie Reider
  • Denise Restout
  • Samantha Ronson
  • Giuni Russo
  • Rusty Curtains

S

  • Nadia Salerno-Sonnenberg (violinist)
  • Emily Saliers
  • JD Samson
  • Kate Schellenbach
  • Patty Schemel
  • Julie Schurr
  • Daniela Sea
  • Cooper Seay
  • Aiza Seguerra
  • Otep Shamaya
  • Maia Sharp
  • She (of God-Des & She)
  • Linda Shear
  • The Singing Nun
  • Judy Small
  • Debbie Smith
  • Ethel Smyth
  • Suzy Solidor
  • Faith Soloway
  • Anna Sosenko
  • Garrison Starr
  • Marsha Stevens
  • Suede
  • Svetlana Surganova
  • Alicia Svigals
  • Ember Swift

T

  • Clare Teal
  • Team Dresch
  • Teezy
  • Tegan and Sara
  • Alice Temple
  • Sonya Tetlow
  • Tender Forever
  • The Blow
  • Topp Twins
  • Lucie Blue Tremblay
  • Two Nice Girls

V

W

  • Claire Waldoff
  • Krystle Warren
  • Cheryl Wheeler
  • Erica Wheeler
  • Annie Whitehead
  • Josephine Wiggs
  • Cris Williamson
  • Kaia Wilson
  • Hailey Wojcik
  • Julie Wolf
  • Chely Wright

Z

  • Thalia Zedek
  • Natalia Zukerman