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 blues rock 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. Read more on Last.fm. User-contributed text is available under the Creative Commons By-SA License; additional terms may apply.
Me and Bobby McGeePiece of My HeartMercedes BenzCry BabyMove OverSummertimeTry (Just a Little Bit Harder)Get It While You CanKozmic BluesMaybeDown on MeA Woman Left LonelyBall and ChainHalf MoonTrust MeOne Good ManLittle Girl BlueBye, Bye BabyTo Love SomebodyMy BabyBuried Alive in the BluesI Need a Man to LoveWork Me, LordAs Good as You've Been to This WorldTurtle BluesSummertime - (Big Brother & The Holding Company-janis Joplin)Raise Your HandTryTell MamaOne Night StandTrouble in MindBye Bye BabyMary JaneAll Is LonelinessEasy RiderWomen Is LosersOh, Sweet MaryCombination of the TwoCoo CooFlower in the SunMe & Bobby McGeeCall on MeLight Is Faster than SoundFarewell SongMisery'nCatch Me DaddyMagic of LoveTake Another Little Piece ofSummertime (live at Woodstock)Dear Landlord