When people think guitarists, their minds probably go to rock music.
Additionally, their minds probably also travel to white male guitarists, and maybe a few Black males.
But what about Black female guitarists?
While you could probably name one or two, there are so many you probably have yet to learn about.
So let’s do it!
Black female guitarists do exist, and they’re tremendously talented.
For older names like Sister Rosetta Tharpe to newer musicians like Tracy Chapman, here are some Black female musicians who bring jammin’ to another level.