Joan Jett Quote copyAs I was doing the research for this week’s list I got impressed by two very interesting facts: the incredibly high volume of articles related to this topic and even more impressive, how inaccurate the vast majority of them are. As a music fan I will never understand by what standard the likes of Beyoncé, Madonna, Lady Gaga, and Donna Summer could ever be considered “rock” artists, but then again most contemporary music media have a different definition of art and music on the whole, let alone rock music.

On this list, however, we will rank the true rock queens and goddesses who have served the genre we love better than any other. This is how we define rock music, ladies and gents….READ MORE