Janis Joplin

Janis Joplin


Icon of 1960s psychedelic rock known for her rough sound who released five charting singles during her four-year career, including "Me and Bobby McGee." She was found dead at the Landmark Motor Hotel in Hollywood, California by John Cooke, one of her road managers.
  • When was
    Janis Joplin born?

    Janis Joplin was born on Tuesday, January 19, 1943

  • Where was
    Janis Joplin born?

    Janis Joplin was born in Port Arthur, TX

  • How old is
    Janis Joplin?

    Janis Joplin is 76

  • How much is Janis Joplin worth?

    Janis Joplin is worth $5 Million

Janis Joplin's Offical Twitter Account - @JanisJoplin

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Friday, August 23, 2019

JANIS: HER LIFE AND MUSIC, Holly George-Warren’s definitive biography about the Queen of Rock & Roll, arrives Octob… https://t.co/EdhAKneLxw

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Thursday, August 22, 2019

Happy Birthday to legendary Bluesman, @johnLeeHooker! In 1971, John dedicated his track “Kick Hit 4 Hit Kix U” to… https://t.co/aK39jzBGZb

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Wednesday, August 21, 2019

Can’t make any promises on the drinks or moving to California, but we can promise that you’ll be the first to know… https://t.co/7y6j8dX4sW

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Monday, August 19, 2019

Ain’t that the truth! Don’t just settle for any ol’ thing, honey. You got that? Good. Now, get this playlist:… https://t.co/XlHuz6isiz

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Best Quotes

  • Don't compromise yourself, it's all you've got.
  • On stage, I make love to 25,000 people, then I go home alone.
  • My Baby
  • I must be an optimist, because a pessimist is never disappointed.
  • Don't compromise yourself. You are all you've got.
  • because they're not what you call in the groove.
  • All my life I just wanted to be a beatnik. Meet all the heavies, get stoned, get laid, have a good time. That's all I ever wanted. Except I knew I had a good voice and I could always get a couple of beers off of it. All of a sudden someone threw me in this rock 'n' roll band. They threw these musicians at me, man, and the sound was coming from behind. The bass was charging me. And I decided then and there that that was it. I never wanted to do anything else. It was better than it had been with any man, you know. Maybe that's the trouble.
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