27 facts about Janis Joplin you need to know
Today would've been her 78th birthday
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For many rock fans, Janis Joplin is a world treasure. She is remembered as one of the most iconic female rock stars of all time. Her raw, bluesy voice and her uninhibited performances conveyed a soulful authenticity that still touches fans today. Many music lovers, past and present, relate to the struggles that sadly brought about her untimely death.
In honor of a legend who died at the premature age of 27, here are 27 facts about the queen of rock 'n' roll. Click through the gallery to learn more about the unforgettable Janis Joplin.
TRAVEL Far east
CELEBRITY Pantone color of the year
CELEBRITY High school
HEALTH Human condition