Born April 17, 1967, Elizabeth Clark “Liz” Phair 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 record label Matador Records. Her 1993 debut studio album Exile in Guyville is ranked by Rolling 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 on Capitol Records. Phair has sold nearly three million records worldwide. Her latest album, Funstyle, was released on July 3, 2010.