Pop's New Power Girls

Look out, Britney! There's a new wave of women rocking the mic – and taking a cue from their elders. Check out Ke$ha, Hayley Williams, Orianthi and more

  • HAYLEY WILLIAMS & GWEN STEFANI photo | Gwen Stefani, Paramore

Credit: Joey Foley/FilmMagic; Yael/Retna

Updated: Thursday Jun 03, 2010 | 06:00 AM EDT By: Cara Lynn Shultz


Paramore's frontwoman and No Doubt's singer share more than mic skills. They've both: dated band mates (Josh Farro for Hayley, Tony Kanal for Gwen); sung with rappers (Hayley on B.O.B.'s "Airplanes," Gwen on Eve's "Let Me Blow Ya Mind"); and inspired trends (think plaid pants and vivid locks). But Williams still has to catch up — Stefani's already on her seventh year as a fashion designer!

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