Elizabeth Clark "Liz" Phair (born April 17, 1967) is an American singer, songwriter and guitarist.
Phair began her career in the early 1990s by self-releasing audio cassettes under the moniker Girly Sound, before signing with the independent
recordlabel Matador Records. Her 1993 debut studio album Exile in Guyville was released to acclaim: by the turn of the 21st century, it had
been ranked byRolling Stone as one of the 500 Greatest Albums of All Time. Ten years after the release of her debut, Phair's fourth album, Liz
Phair, was released onCapitol Records and her music began to move in a more pop rock-oriented approach. Phair has sold nearly three million
records worldwide. Her latestalbum, Funstyle, was released on July 3, 2010.