Janis Joplin – The Queen of Psychedelic Soul | This Day In Music

Written by on September 5, 2019

5th Sept 1970, Janis Joplin started recording sessions recording a version of the Kris Kristofferson and Fred Foster song 'Me and Bobby McGee'. Joplin, (who was a lover and a friend of Kristofferson's from the beginning of her career to her death), topped the US singles chart with the song in 1971 after her death, making the song the second posthumous No.1 single in US chart history after '(Sittin' On) The Dock of the Bay' by Otis Redding. https://www.thisdayinmusic.com/…/janis-joplin-queen-of-psy…/

Janis Joplin – The Queen of Psychedelic Soul | This Day In Music

On 4th Oct 1970, singer Janis Joplin was found dead at the Landmark Hotel in Hollywood after an accidental heroin overdose. Just like there's only one Joni Mitchell, and only one Aretha Franklin, there was only


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