Songs about Janis Joplin

Von maluca am 08 Mär 2018 erstellt | Zuletzt von maluca am 12 Jun 2018 bearbeitet

Here a collection dedicated to my favourite artist and the songs written about her...

Janis Joplin was an extraordinary singer, she left this world way too early...

The band she rose to fame with.

Leonard Cohen wrote this song about her.

Janis was always looking for love and had a deep impact on the ones that met her.

Übersetzungen:  Deutsch

Joan Baez' sister Mimi Fariña wrote this beautiful song about Janis' death.

Übersetzungen:  Deutsch

A tribute written by Julianne Regan of the band "All About Eve".

A song by the Spanish band Gabinete Caligari, dedicated to Janis and referring to a bourbon called "Four Roses" that she supposedly liked to drink.

Übersetzungen:  Englisch Türkisch

Janis wanted her friends to have a party at her funeral and had 2,500 $ alotted in her will for that. The invitations read "The drinks are on Pearl".

Port Arthur was Janis' hometown.

Sixto Rodriguez did not confirm that this song was about Janis Joplin, but it sure sounds like it is. "Janis' pity"...

Übersetzungen:  Spanisch

Same with this song, Rodriguez said he does not write songs about real people, only fictional people...

Übersetzungen:  Französisch Spanisch