From Salt-N-Pepa to the Spice Girls: 10 girl groups that defined the ’90s

No. 9: The Indigo Girls

Another Atlanta-based act, Amy Ray and Emily Saliers signed with Epic Records in 1989 and rode the late 80s folkie singer-songwriter wave kick-started by Tracy Chapman and Suzanne Vega into the 1990s. The Girls won a Grammy, helped put the Lilith Fair festival on the map and became spokeswomen for a number of causes, including LGBT rights & the abolishing of the death penalty.

Stereo Williams
Stereo Williams

Todd "Stereo" Williams, entertainment writer based in New York City. He co-founded Thirty 2 Oh 1 Productions, an indie film company.

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