ABOUTHighly influential blues-rock singer. Lead singer of Big Brother & The Holding Company. Went solo in 1968. Best known solo songs include "Me And Bobby McGee" (1972). Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, 1995.
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Janis Joplin performs "Maybe" on The Ed Sullivan Show (March 16, 1969).
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- Me And Bobby McGee 1971
(This song topped the charts and also became a hit for Jerry Lee Lewis (1971).)
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