Top 20 albums by female-fronted bands

A Listmania! list by R. K. Lloyd "rklrkl" (Merseyside, UK)
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Southside
1.  Southside by Texas
The list author says:
  "Debut effort - most consistent, though White on Blonde pushes it close"
£3.40   Used & New from: £0.01
5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (7 customer reviews)

All Over the Place
2.  All Over the Place by The Bangles
The list author says:
  "Debut again - wonderfully raw and sadly too short"
£5.80   Used & New from: £2.78
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (10 customer reviews)

Be Yourself Tonight
3.  Be Yourself Tonight by Eurythmics
The list author says:
  "Strong effort here, with the glorious There Must Be An Angel standing out"
£14.99   Used & New from: £0.99
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (13 customer reviews)

Katydids
4.  Katydids by Katydids
The list author says:
  "Split up in the early 90's - this disc is just stunningly good pop (Adam Seymour is now a Pretenders guitarist)"
£12.00   Used & New from: £0.44
4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (3 customer reviews)

Garbage
5.  Garbage by Garbage
The list author says:
  "Surprisingly difficult to get into at first, but what a grower"
£3.51   Used & New from: £0.01
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (37 customer reviews)

Voulez-Vous
6.  Voulez-Vous by ABBA
The list author says:
  "Their best album by far and If It Wasn't For The Nights their best-ever non-single"
£3.99   Used & New from: £1.62
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (66 customer reviews)

Cosmic Thing
7.  Cosmic Thing by B-52's
The list author says:
  "Not a duff track in sight - also try the US CD single of Love Shack/Channel Z (great mixes)"
£3.99   Used & New from: £0.14
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (25 customer reviews)

Parallel Lines
8.  Parallel Lines by Blondie
The list author says:
  "At their career peak here - perfect! Avoid their last 2 comeback albums and get this instead"
£7.51   Used & New from: £1.68
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (85 customer reviews)

Bloodletting [Australian Import]
9.  Bloodletting [Australian Import] by Concrete Blonde
The list author says:
  "This disc turned me into a big fan of theirs - a gothic theme to this, but none the worse for it"
Used & New from: £0.08
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (3 customer reviews)

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Indigo Girls
10.  Indigo Girls by Indigo Girls
The list author says:
  "Major label debut is beautifully crafted, though they've lost their way from Swamp Ophelia onwards"
£16.74   Used & New from: £2.25
5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (4 customer reviews)

Learning To Crawl
11.  Learning To Crawl by The Pretenders
The list author says:
  "Opening 2 tracks are sensational and the rest keeps up the high standard"
£14.06   Used & New from: £1.64
3.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (2 customer reviews)

Look Sharp!
12.  Look Sharp! by Roxette
The list author says:
  "They've been trying to live up to this great debut for ages and haven't managed it"
£3.51   Used & New from: £0.44
4.9 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (16 customer reviews)

It's Better To Travel
13.  It's Better To Travel by Swing Out Sister
The list author says:
  "Another amazing debut - jazzy pop at its finest (plus some extra mixes that are worth having)"
£5.34   Used & New from: £0.24
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (20 customer reviews)

Josie And The Pussycats
14.  Josie And The Pussycats by Original Soundtrack
The list author says:
  "Kay Hanley (Letters to Cleo) fronts this fantastic guitar pop/rock effort - don't let the cartoon band idea dissuade you"
£11.34   Used & New from: £0.24
4.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (9 customer reviews)

Primitive Love
15.  Primitive Love by Miami Sound Machine
The list author says:
  "This cracker (has an awful pic of Gloria on the front) - complete with remixes - made me a fan (Gloria's solo stuff just doesn't come near to this though)"
£61.18   Used & New from: £4.92

Gold - Greatest Hits [Anniversary Edition]
16.  Gold - Greatest Hits [Anniversary Edition] by Carpenters
The list author says:
  "A bit sugary perhaps, but a fantastic combo of Karen's voice and some timeless pop gems"
£22.52   Used & New from: £6.72
5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1 customer review)

Rumours
17.  Rumours by Fleetwood Mac
The list author says:
  "Second CD is pointless, but this only just edges out 'Tusk' which is also worth getting"
£13.87   Used & New from: £3.69
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (556 customer reviews)

Republica
18.  Republica by Republica
The list author says:
  "I got the limited edition version with a (poor) live 2nd CD - this album is shouty in places, but still very listenable"
£2.71   Used & New from: £0.01
4.2 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (12 customer reviews)

The It Girl
19.  The It Girl by Sleeper
The list author says:
  "So-called 'difficult' 2nd album turned out to be easy! Fine pouty pop indeed"
£3.72   Used & New from: £0.01
4.1 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (15 customer reviews)

Gold Medal [CD + DVDA]
20.  Gold Medal [CD + DVDA] by Donnas
The list author says:
  "More commercial sound than earlier albums and the better for it"
£13.55   Used & New from: £2.29
4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (9 customer reviews)

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