Best Female Fronted Rock Bands

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21Otep

I, much to my chagrin, have only discovered this band very recently and I must say that Otep is extremely awesome. Personally, I enjoy music that gives you something to think about while your brain is being tossed back and forth Ina violent manner.

She has such a strong voice and the music is hardcore! Did I mention that the lyrics have very strong and important messages? I love Otep. It should really be higher on this list.

One of my favorite all time female lead bands!

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22We Are the In Crowd

I'd like to point out that Tay is like a softer Hayley Williams. Sure they sound different but they have the same singing style. Just Hayley is able to do more advanced things. And Tay shares the mike with Jordan.

Tay is a great singer. With Jordan backing her up it sounds wonderful!

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23Lacuna CoilLacuna Coil is an Italian metal band from Milan. Since their formation in 1994, the group has had two name changes, being previously known as Sleep of Right and Ethereal.

Compared to other female fronted bands, Cristina Scabbia shares the mic with Andy Ferro. Scabbia's heavenly, controlled vocals blend well with Andy's gruff beautiful unpolished style of singing. They band were one of the trend setter for the gothic music style in the late 90's in Europe.
For anyone looking to get into them, the songs 'My Spirit', 'Kill The Lights' and 'Losing My Religion' will no fail to impress.

The most beautiful and sexy vocalist who know, excellent voice, fantastic band

Cristina Scabbia is the singer who can gather the maximum quality with the sensuality of maximum, is beautiful and fantastic love it should be mosprimeiros places this top

#20?! Deserves top 2 at least!

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24In This Moment

Absolutely amazing! Maria Brink is fantastic live, I've been to many, many rock concerts and they just step up big time and stand out among everyone else!

I absolutely love Maria brink, just everything about her, her voice her style.. always mesmerized by her videos

This band should be at the top, their music never left my playlist for years!

One of the best shows I've seen live! In This Moment has a sound that is tough and sexy.

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25Doro PeschDoro Pesch is a German hard rock singer that started her career in native Düsseldorf in the early 80s with the underground bands Snakebite and Beast.

Have You ever heard about the german Band "Doro" former known as "Warlock"?
I think this should be mentioned here.

Kind regards Torsten.

[email protected]

26Vixen

Amazing rock band that got foxier with age

Love is the killer and a homicidal fiend! Janet, Jan, Share, and Roxxxy knew how to rev it up!

27The Birthday MassacreThe Birthday Massacre is a Canadian dark wave and synth rock band currently consisting of Chibi (vocals), Rainbow (guitar), Falcore (guitar), Owen (keyboard), Rhim (drums) and Nate Manor (bass), that formed in 1999 (even though the 2016 demo collection "Imagica" dates some tracks back at 1998). ...read more.

Grace Slick has a wonderfully sassy voice. Some classic tracks too.

Someone needs to update this list...TBM needs to be way higher, awesome band.

28The Brilliant Green
29AmarantheAmaranthe is a Swedish heavy metal band notable for having three lead vocalists: Elize Ryd, Jake E. Lundberg, and Henrik Englund Wilhemsson, each presenting a different vocal style. Their second album, The Nexus, reached 6th on Swedish charts, 4th on Finnish charts, and reached a peak of 12th on the ...read more.

They are simply amazing, perfect combination of strong melodies with harder rock/metal influences.

Elize Ryd might be the most underrated, or at least underappreciated, voice on this list

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30Jefferson AirplaneJefferson Airplane was a San Francisco, California-based band who pioneered the American counterculture movement as well as psychedelic rock. ...read more.

Jesus, how is Jefferson Airplane at 30 when bands like Halestorm get the top 10? Bloody hell these guys are legends.

What is this, should be well within top 10

OK. I'm not gonna look beyond 100. Thiis needs to be in the top 10. What is wrong with you people?

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31Leaves' Eyes
32Fireflight

Seriously...well I'm not gonna blow a gasket here. But fireflight is my #1 favorite hard rock band with a female singer. No ifs, ands, or buts. I just love the feel of music.

Didn't really know Hard Rock Christian music until I heard them... One of my top 5 bands of all time...

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33Eyes Set to Kill

The Rodriguez sisters; not on hot but talented. They deserved to be higher in this list

They should be on #1...

Very very good song...

I love eyes set to kill...

34The Breeders

Kim Deal's amazing post-Pixies band - Influenced Nirvana!

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35Plasmatics

I would have loved to seem them live
And they deserve a way higher rank, they're not my only favorite band on here but they're just ranked so low. Plasmatics are awesome, and Wendy is/was an amazing front woman and is forever a legend

36Orchard Hill
37Eurythmics

Sweet dreams are made of this...

38SkilletSkillet is an American Christian rock band formed in Memphis, Tennessee in 1996 and based in the United States.

They aren't female fronted. But their drummer is a backup singer, so... whatever, I guess.

Their lead singer is male but one of the singers is female so I guess this technically counts.

39Tokyo Jihen
40Veruca Salt

Why is this band so low?! Go and listen to Seether

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