Rickie Lee Jones (born November 8, 1954) is an American vocalist, musician, songwriter and producer. Over her career which is going on four decades strong, Jones has played in a variety of musical styles including rock, R&B, blues, pop, soul, and jazz standards. Her Songwriting and performing presence is unique and fearless. She is well known for her unique singing style, especially during live shows. In 1999, Jones was listed at #30 in the VH1 list of 100 greatest women of rock.