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Janis Joplin

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Port Arthur, Texas, United States

Janis Joplin (born 19 January 1943 in Port Arthur, Texas, United States, died 4 October 1970 in Los Angeles, California) was an American singer, songwriter, composer and painter. Originally the lead singer for the band Big Brother & The Holding Company, Joplin left the band in late 1968 for a solo career. She released two solo albums, I Got Dem Ol’ Kozmic Blues Again Mama! (1969) and Pearl (1971), the latter released after her death. During her solo career, she was backed by the Kozmic Blues Band and later, the Full Tilt Boogie Band. Her version of the Kris Kristofferson song “Me and Bobby McGee” reached #1 in the United States on March 20, 1971.

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  • Psychedelic_LS5

    My woman♥

    22 Jan 3:47am Reply
  • whitebicycle

    uhohspagettio, you're trolling right? if not: "I knew Janis Joplin. Janis Joplin was a friend of mine. Stevie Nicks is not Janis Joplin."

    20 Jan 4:33am Reply
  • uhohspagettio

    Janis, you're probably somewhere in the sky twirling around in your boas and scarves, and I think I speak for the world with this; Happy Birthday Pearl

    19 Jan 4:27pm Reply
  • misterguima

    A rainha do blues. Um mito *-*

    20 Dec 2014 Reply
  • atelho

    alguem interessado em fazer uma banda virtual? (juntar gravações) nada muito grande, só fazer versões legais de alguns classicos do rock ou criar alguma coisa. só adicionar sem nenhum compromisso

    3 Dec 2014 Reply
  • rakoczy12

    Dear Janis :)

    3 Dec 2014 Reply
  • wayrams

    <3

    2 Dec 2014 Reply
  • KakahDaschund

    6 Nov 2014 Reply
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    4 Nov 2014 Reply
  • harttl

    I saw this great performer at Wood Stock, so many years ago and I cannot forget her performance along with so many great performers. I just got back from Viet NAM and I heard about this concert. I had to go. Can you imagine what they thought of me with my short hair cut. They really accepted me for me. God did I grow up in just weekend.

    10 Oct 2014 Reply
  • juninhorocha19

    Impossível enjoar! Ela se entregava de uma forma meio suicida no palco! Ninguém fez igual até hoje!

    8 Oct 2014 Reply
  • anaemic_royalty

    Janis died 44 years ago today 4th Oct 1970. To her friends she was known as Pearl.

    4 Oct 2014 Reply
  • MarioSila

    Que GRANDES fuiste janis

    4 Oct 2014 Reply
  • Lubricio

    "You can go all around the world Trying to find something to do with your life, baby, When you only gotta do one thing well, You only gotta do one thing well to make it in this world, babe. You got a woman waiting for you there, All you ever gotta do is be a good man one time to one woman And that'll be the end of the road, babe"

    4 Oct 2014 Reply
  • kitostar

    Rainha.

    2 Oct 2014 Reply
  • kekedekatkat

    Splendid *-*

    25 Sep 2014 Reply
  • bloodywiill

    24 Sep 2014 Reply
  • meninoestranho

    Essa voz rouca <3

    18 Sep 2014 Reply
  • lsmul

    <3

    25 Aug 2014 Reply
  • Alex-Voronov

    Дикая, обезбашенная, накуренная, но в её "Жемчужине" всё-таки что-то есть.

    25 Aug 2014 Reply
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