Billie Holiday, 1957, photo by Don Hunstein
Lauryn Hill - the only female rapper/singer I actually enjoy listening to. No longer in the game, her style left a mark that no one can erase. I'm still jamming to her Miseducation of Lauryn Hill album and her live album from MTV Unplugged.
#2Pac & mom
John Coltrane & Miles Davis
Common, Erykah Badu and QuestLove