If someone were to ask you to list your top favorite singers or bands of all time, chances are a few female vocalists would quickly dominate that list. Why? Because girls rule, that's why! Seriously though, we have nothing but the highest reverence for the talent and passionate female perspective that our favorite songstresses have shared and continue to share with the world.
This playlist could easily go on forever, but here's just a small sampling of some of the most badass ladies whose tunes are worthy of pressing play time and again. Enjoy!