Listen Now to 70s on 7’s Favorite Women of the 1970s Countdown

Tune in to 70s on 7 (Ch. 7) starting March 28 to hear the full countdown.

March 8, 2024

You voted for your favorite female pop artists of the 1970s, and now it’s time for us to count down the top 20! Artists range from Donna Summer to Cher to Debbie Harry.

Tune in to 70s on 7 (Ch. 7) starting March 28 to hear the full countdown, or stream it anytime on the SiriusXM app.

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Nominees List

Possible winners of our poll included:

5th Dimension (Marilyn McCoo & Florence LaRue)
A Taste of Honey (Janice Marie-Johnson & Carlita Dorhan)
ABBA (Agneta Fältskog & Anni-Frid Lyngstad)
Anne Murray
Aretha Franklin
B-52’s (Kate Pierson & Cindy Wilson)
Barbra Steisand
Bette Midler
Bonnie Tyler
Carly Simon
Carole King
Chaka Khan
Chic (Norma Jean Wright, Alfa Anderson & Luci Martin)
Crystal Gayle
Debbie Harry
Diana Ross
Dionne Warwick
Dolly Parton
Donna Summer
Evelyn “Champagne” King
Fleetwood Mac (Stevie Nicks + Christine McVie)
Gladys Knight
Gloria Gaynor
Heart (Ann & Nancy Wilson)
Helen Reddy
Janis Ian
Janis Joplin
Jennifer Warnes
Joan Baez
Joni Mitchell
Karen Carpenter
Kiki Dee
Linda Rondstadt
Melissa Manchester
Natalie Cole
Olivia Newton-John
Patti Labelle
Patti Smith
Phoebe Snow
Pointer Sisters (Ruth, June, Bonnie & Anita Pointer)
Rickie Lee Jones
Rita Collidge
Roberta Flack
Sister Sledge (Debbie, Kim, Joni & Kathy Sledge)
Staple Singers (Mavis, Yvonne & Cleotha Staples)
Suzi Quatro
Tina Turner
Toni Tennille
Yvonne Elliman