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“I have to have the ‘umph.’ I’ve got to feel it, because if it’s not getting through to me, the audience sure as hell aren’t going to feel it either.” – Janis Which Janis song do you feel that ‘umph’ from when you’re listening to it? Here are a few to help you think about it. Link in bio. — #Janis #JanisJoplin #QuestionOfTheDay #NowPlaying #Playlist #AppleMusic #QuotesToLiveBy #Quotes
Join us in celebrating the Pearl of Rock & Roll with a Janis Joplin tribute and a countdown of her 10 most popular songs. 49 years after her death, Joplin still remains a rock ‘n’ roll icon. Joplin was known for her psychedelic-rock-meets-soul-and-blues sound, which gained her popularity. Before her death, Joplin released three albums, titled Big Brother and the Holding Company, Big Brother and the Holding Company – Cheap Thrills and I Got Dem Ol’ Kozmic Blues Again Mama. Additionally, a fourth album was released three months after her death, titled Pearl, which was her nickname over the course of her music career. In Joplin’s 27 years, she made a lasting impact, stealing a little piece of everyone’s heart.
Let’s take a trip down memory lane and reminisce with our countdown of the 10 most popular Joplin songs:
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