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With her raw, anguished voice, joplin – who would have been 75 this month – was a hippy icon but on piece of my heart she became something darker still. Lyrics to mercedes benz song by janis joplin: oh lord, won't you buy me a mercedes benz my friends all drive porsches, i must make amends wor. Janis joplin, soundtrack: watchmen janis lyn joplin was born at st mary's hospital in the oil-refining town of port arthur, texas, near the border with louisiana. News about janis joplin commentary and archival information about janis joplin from the new york times. That voice - high, husky, earthy, explosive - remains among the most distinctive and galvanizing in pop history but janis joplin didn't merely possess a great. Learn more about the life and music of 1960s singer janis joplin, from her rise to fame to her struggle with addiction and tragic early death, at biographycom.
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