Z e l d a￼ was a Japanese rock band active in the 1980s and 1990s. They played a pioneering role as one of Japan’s first all-girl
bands. They were also the longest running all-girl band and are listed as such in the Guinness Book of Records. Led by Sachiho
Kojima (小嶋さちほ), the band covered an impressive range of musical genres, such as new wave, punk, pop, funk, and reggae.
Zelda played a seminal role for later bands with their forays into roots music and experimental sounds.