Rock music can be both uplifting and angsty. So when women came onto the rock scene as musicians, rather than just fangirls, it created a shift in female stereotypes. Female rockstars have helped pave the way for women’s liberation. Many women in the rock industry have built upon those who came before, breaking down barriers that once forbade women from certain sounds and attitudes. You may have heard of Joan Jett and Janis Joplin, but can you recall lead singer of Alabama Shakes, or the woman who won four Grammy’s? Let’s put those female rocker skills to the test.
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