Cry Baby

Hey music lovers! Today, I want to introduce you to a timeless classic that has captured the hearts of millions: “Cry Baby” by the legendary Janis Joplin. Released in 1971 as part of her posthumous album, Pearl, this song continues to resonate with listeners around the world.

Janis Joplin, known for her powerful and soulful voice, poured her heart and soul into every note of “Cry Baby.” The song was actually written by the talented duo, Jerry Ragovoy and Bert Berns, and was originally recorded by Garnet Mimms in 1963. However, it was Janis Joplin’s rendition that truly brought the song to life.

“Cry Baby” is a bluesy rock ballad that showcases Joplin’s raw emotion and vulnerability. Her raspy vocals and passionate delivery make you feel every word she sings. The song tells the story of a woman who is tired of being mistreated and taken for granted in a relationship. It’s a powerful anthem of empowerment and self-worth.

Janis Joplin’s influence on the music industry cannot be overstated. She was a trailblazer for female artists, breaking barriers and paving the way for future generations. Her unique style and fearless attitude continue to inspire musicians to this day.

If you haven’t already, I highly recommend giving “Cry Baby” a listen. It’s a song that will transport you to another time and place, where the music is raw and the emotions are palpable. You can find the song on Janis Joplin’s album, Pearl.

So, grab your headphones and get ready to be blown away by the incredible talent of Janis Joplin. Trust me, once you hear “Cry Baby,” you’ll be hooked and eager to explore more of her iconic discography. Happy listening!

Listen to Cry Baby Janis Joplin

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Cry Baby – Janis Joplin lyrics

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Cry babyCry babyCry babyHoney, welcome back home
I know she told youHon’, I know she told you that she loved youMuch more than I didBut I know that she left youAnd you swear that you just don’t know whyBut you know, hon’, I’ll alwaysI’ll always be aroundIf you ever want me
Come on and cry, cry babyCry baby, cryCry babyOh honey, welcome back home
Don’t you know
Honey, ain’t nobody ever gonna love youThe way I try to doWho’ll take all your painAnd your heartache too?And if you need me you know that I’ll always be aroundIf you ever want me
Come on and cry, cry babyCry babyCry babyOh, daddy, like you always sayin’ to do
And when you walk around the world, babeYou said you’d try to look for the end of the roadYou might find out later that the road’ll end in DetroitHon’, the road’ll even end in Kathmandu
You can go all around the worldTryin’ to find something to do with your life, babyWhen you only gotta do one thing wellYou only gotta do one thing well to make it in this world, babe
You got a woman waitin’ for you thereAll you ever gotta do is be a good man one time to one womanAnd that’ll be the end of the road, babeI know you got more tears to share, babeSo come on, come onCome on, come on, come on
And cry, cry babyCry babyCry
And if you ever feel a little lonely, dearI want you to come on, come on to mama nowAnd if you ever want a little love of a womanCome on and baby, baby, baby, babe, babe, baby nowCry baby, yeah

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