Janis Joplin’s Greatest Hits
(150 Gram Vinyl, Download Insert)
Artist: Janis Joplin
Release Date: 3/2/2018
LABEL: Sony Legacy
Vinyl LP pressing including digital download. Janis Joplin’s Greatest Hits is a 1973 collection of hit songs by legendary rock vocalist Janis Joplin, who died in 1970. Janis Joplin remains one of the most successful and widely-known female rock stars of her era. After releasing three albums, she died of a heroin overdose at the age of 27. Joplin, highly respected for her charismatic performing ability, was posthumously inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 1995. Audiences and critics alike referred to her stage presence as “electric”. Rolling Stone ranked Joplin #46 on it’s 2004 list of the 100 Greatest Artists of All Time and #28 on it’s 2008 list of 100 Greatest Singers of All Time. She remains one of the top-selling musicians in the United States, with Recording Industry Association of America certifications of 15.5 million albums sold.
– Disc 1 – 1 Piece of My Heart ((Big Brother & the Holding Company-Janis Joplin)) Big Brother & the Holding Company 4:13 2 Summertime ((Big Brother & the Holding Company-Janis Joplin)) Big Brother & the Holding Company 3:58 3 Try (Just a Little Harder) (Album Version) Kozmic Blues Band 3:55 4 Cry Baby (Album Version) the Full Tilt Boogie Band 3:56 5 Me and Bobby McGee the Full Tilt Boogie Band 4:30 – Disc 2 – 1 Down on Me (Live) Big Brother & the Holding Company 3:07 2 Get It While You Can (Album Version) Boogie Band, the Full Tilt 3:23 3 Bye, Bye Baby ((Big Brother & the Holding Company-Janis Joplin)) 2:37 4 Move Over (Album Version) the Full Tilt Boogie Band 3:40 5 Ball and Chain (Live) the Full Tilt Boogie Band 8:00