Janis Lyn Joplin walked off the stage after her duet with Ronnie Van Zant. She wore a custom made hat by Nigel Rayment and an outfit by Michael Fish. As Janis returned to her table, the guest and participants stood up and chanted "Pearl, Pearl, Pearl.
“Her independence was the weight she carried for all her fans. She had to go on winning, go on proving that you could say 'Fuck you!' to teachers and parents and police and life.” – Critic Simon Frith on Janis’ importance Photo by Daniel Kramer