The late Janis Joplin will be honored with a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame this Monday, November 4 and it will be streamed live at www.walkoffame.com. “Janis Joplin is an iconic figure and her songs will always be remembered by her fans around the world,” said Hollywood Walk of Fame producer, Ana Martinez. “We are excited to add a unique tribute to Janis by her friend Kris Kristofferson who will perform a special acoustic version of “Me and Bobby McGee,” which Janis famously recorded in 1970 yet was released posthumously in 1971, scoring Joplin a number one hit.”

Emcee Leron Gubler, President & CEO of the Hollywood Chamber of Commerce and guest speakers Kris Kristofferson, Record label President Clive Davis, and Janis’ siblings, Michael and Laura Joplin, will help unveil the star at 6752 Hollywood Boulevard in front of Musician’s Institute. Janis will receive the 2,510th Star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in the Category of Recording. The ceremony will be streamed live exclusively on at 11:30 a.m. PDT at www.walkoffame.com

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