Helen Reddy 1941-2020 Australian-American singer, songwriter, actress, author and activist. Throughout the 1970’s, she had a string of Top 40 songs, including her signature song “ I Am Woman”. Released in 1971, it would make Reddy an icon for the emerging feminist movement. Here are original handwritten and signed lyrics by Helen Reddy for “I Am Woman”. The song would bring audiences to their feet and keep them singing with her!