On his critically acclaimed debut good kid, m.A.A.d. city, Kendrick Lamar tells the tale of bodacious femme-fetale Sherane, who got him into more trouble than he needed. Hip hop fans followed Lamar through the treacherous streets of Los Angeles as he vividly detailed his mis-adventures in pursuit of Sherane’s affection. Though Sherane (a pseudonym for Lamar’s real-life high school crush) has become a household name in rap circles, she’s not the first female character to garner attention from music fans. Musicians have been inspired by muses of the fairer sex for years. Here, we offer the names of some of the memorable fictional female characters in music.