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Janis Joplin

Birth Name: Janis Lyn Joplin

Birth Place: Port Arthur, TX

Birthday: January 19, 1943, Capricorn

Died: October 4, 1970

Profession: Rock singer

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Bryan Cranston, Ellen DeGeneres and More to Get Stars on Hollywood Walk of Fame

Bryan Cranston and Ellen DeGeneres are among the stars to be honored on Hollywood's Walk of Fame in 2013, reports Access Hollywood. The Walking Dead and Breaking Bad reveal Comic-Con plans In addition to Cranston and DeGeneres, the other actors set t… Read more

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American Classics: Jax, "Piece of My Heart"
01:50 — Jax has always had more than a little Janis Joplin in her, and her performance of the singer's iconic "Piece of My Heart" takes advantage of every bit (more…)
Avery Wilson: I Look up to Whitney Houston, Janis Joplin
02:44 — Clive Davis, the Chief Creative Officer for Sony Music Entertainment, joins TODAY with singer Avery Wilson to talk about taking on Wilson as a new art (more…)
The Perfect Age Of Rock 'N' Roll
02:10 — According to rock n' roll lore, age 27 is a fateful milestone. From Robert Johnson, Brian Jones, Jimi Hendrix, Janis Joplin, Jim Morrison to Kurt Cob (more…)

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Biography's Final 24 Brings Janis Joplin Bandmate to the Fore

Last week the Biography Channel premiered Final 24. Using a mix of reenactments, archival footage an…

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G.W. Bailey Previews a Darkly Comic The Closer!

Seemingly not having a first name is just one of the quirky qualities that makes The Closer's Detect…

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  • Birth Name: Janis Lyn Joplin
  • Birth Place: Port Arthur, TX
  • Birthday: January 19, 1943, Capricorn
  • Died: October 4, 1970
  • Profession: Rock singer

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