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About Janis Joplin
Janis Joplin was an iconic singer-songwriter famed for being the lead singer of the psychedelic rock band Big Brother and the Holding Company and as a solo artist. Her notable songs include Summertime, Work Me and Mercedez Benz and Me and Bobby McGee. She was nicknamed "The Queen of Psychedelic Soul". She was found dead in her hotel room at the age 27 in 1970.
In 2004, Rolling Stone placed her at number 46 on the list of 100 Greatest Artists of All Time. In 1995, she was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. She is one of the best-selling artists in the United States.
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Famous quotes by Janis Joplin
Being an intellectual creates a lot of questions and no answers.Janis Joplin
If I hold back, I'm no good. I'm no good. I'd rather be good sometimes, than holding back all the time.Janis Joplin
My father wouldn't get us a TV, he wouldn't allow a TV in the house.Janis Joplin
On stage I make love to twenty five thousand people and then I go home alone.Janis Joplin
On stage, I make love to 25,000 different people, then I go home alone.Janis Joplin
When I sing, I feel like when you're first in love. It's more than sex. It's that point two people can get to they call love, when you really touch someone for the first time, but it's gigantic, multiplied by the whole audience. I feel chills.Janis Joplin
Janis Joplin's Popularity
Janis Joplin was a famous American musician, who was born on January 19, 1943. As a person born on this date, Janis Joplin is listed in our database as the 6th most popular celebrity for the day (January 19) and the 8th most popular for the year (1943).
People born on January 19 fall under the Zodiac sign of Capricorn, the Sea Goat. Janis Joplin is the 145th most popular Capricorn.
Aside from information specific to Janis Joplin's birthday, Janis Joplin is the 1136th most famous American and ranks 1st in famous people born in Port Arthur, Texas, U.S.
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