Women Who Rock: The 50 Greatest Albums of All Time

The fiercest albums that female musicians have given the world

Go-Go's, 'Beauty and the Beat'
34/50

34. Go-Go's, 'Beauty and the Beat'

I.R.S., 1981

SoCal vixens-next-door fuse punk attitude with pop exuberance, full of garage-band overdrive, get-up-and-go handclaps and classicist melody.

Essential moment: Gina Schock’s drums on the chorus of "How Much More" demand some kind of Nobel Prize in Awesome.

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