1 Joan Jett
Joan Marie Larkin known professionally by her stage name Joan Jett, is an American rock guitarist, singer, songwriter, producer and occasional actress, best known for her work with Joan Jett & the Blackhearts, preceded by success with The Runaways, including their hit song "Cherry Bomb".
2 Nancy Wilson
Nancy Lamoureaux Wilson is an American musician, singer, songwriter, producer, and composer. She rose to fame alongside her older sister, singer Ann Wilson, as a guitarist and backing vocalist in the rock band Heart, which she joined in 1974.
3 Lzzy Hale
Elizabeth Mae "Lzzy" Hale is an American singer, songwriter, and musician. She is best known as the lead singer and rhythm guitarist of the American hard rock band Halestorm, which she co-founded in 1997.
4 Suzi Quatro
Susan Kay "Suzi" Quatro is an American hard rock singer-songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, and actress. She was the first female bass player to become a major rock star, breaking a barrier to women's participation in rock music.
I love Can The Can and Devil Gate Drive. Infectious rock, wot? Seriously, this lady has an amazing voice.
Also love Joan Jett and Nancy Wilson. - Britgirl
Songs to convince you:
48 Crash, Your Mama Won't Like Me, Devil Gate Drive, Can the Can - Metal_Treasure
5 Lee Aaron
Lee Aaron is a Canadian rock and jazz singer. She had several hits in the 1980s and early 1990s such as "Metal Queen", "Whatcha Do to My Body" and "Sex with Love".
Metal Queen, Whatcha Do to My Body, Diamond Baby
(it's weird that Metal Queen is a hard rock song and not metal but it's a great song) - Metal_Treasure
6 Lita Ford
Lita Rossana Ford is an English-born American rock guitarist, vocalist and songwriter, who was the lead guitarist for The Runaways in the late 1970s, an all-female rock band formed by Joan Jett and Sandy West. In the 1980s Lita Ford embarked on a solo career.
7 Darby Mills
Darby Phyllis Mills is a Canadian rock vocalist, former figure skater; known best as the lead singer of the Headpins.
She's a typical hard rock singer and she is my fave female hard rock voice - extremely powerful and raspy.
Headpins - Don't It Make Ya Feel, Mine All Mine, Line of Fire,
People, Turn It Loud - Metal_Treasure
She's great but she isn't a typical hard rocker - hard rock is one of her genres
(Rock, pop rock, hard rock, alternative rock, pop punk, blues rock, alternative metal) - Metal_Treasure
9 Mercedes Lander
10 Doro Pesch
Doro 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.
Her songs are mostly hard rock (sometimes touching on metal) - Metal_Treasure
11 Mia Coldheart
Lead guitar and lead vox for Crucified Barbara (hard rock, metal) - Metal_Treasure
12 Kobra Paige
Kobra Paige is a Canadian singer and songwriter. She is the founder, lead singer, and songwriter for the hard rock and metal band Kobra and the Lotus. She is also a guest vocalist for Kamelot and Metal All Stars.
Great! I love Kobra and the Lotus! A great band!
13 Morgan Lander
14 Lace Sturm
15 Korey Cooper