As Fiona Apple (whose latest album, The Idler Wheel..., drops today) reminded us, there's nothing quite like the sex appeal of standalone female rock stars. They each hold their own brand of edginess, they're each effortlessly sensual and they each hold the audience's attention without candy-adorned stages or Cirque Du Soleil theatrics to enhance their performances. They're supremely captivating in the most raw form.
If you're intrigued but haven't yet experienced their power, the following list of the 25 hottest solo singers in rock history will make you see exactly what we mean.
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