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Janis Darlene Martin (March 27, 1940 – September 3, 2007) was an American and singer. With a distinctive country twang to her voice, she was one of the few women performing rockabilly music during the period of the genre's infancy, and a pioneering female innovator on the country music scene. Nicknamed "The Female Elvis" due to her vivacious on-stage dancing, she was the only female rocker given this title who was acknowledged by Elvis Presley himself. She is among… read more

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  • yay my favorite!
  • incredible!
  • Like this page to get information on an upcoming posthumous Janis Martin album from Cow Island Music! https://www.facebook.com/janismartinhonkytonk
  • Great voice, great woman.
  • she rocks!
  • <33333
  • diva!
  • Maravilha
  • elvis was the male janis martin
  • REALLY good rock 'n' roll music! I actually like this woman more than Wanda Jackson, but Wanda's good too <33

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