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Janis Joplin to be honoured with posthumous Walk of Fame star

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Oct 23, 2013 | 3:12pm EDT

Tragic singer Janis Joplin is to be honoured posthumously with a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. Kris Kristofferson and music mogul Clive Davis will join the Me & Bobby McGee singer's siblings, Michael and Laura, for the plaque unveiling ceremony on 4 November (13). Country star and actor Kristofferson, who was a close friend to the blues singer, will perform a special acoustic version of Me and Bobby McGee, which Joplin recorded in 1970 just before her death. Her star will be the 2,510th on the Walk of Fame.

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