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Janis Joplin

Cry Baby

  • Rock
  • Blues
  • Space
  • Soul
  • Soundtrack
song from
  • 2012
  • 1963
  • 1971
  • 1970
  • 1973

“Cry Baby” is a song originally recorded by Garnet Mimms and the Enchanters, in 1963, and later famously covered by rock singer Janis Joplin. Berns wrote song together with Jerry Ragovoy and group recorded it for United Artists record label. It topped the R&B chart and went to #4 on the Billboard Hot 100 chart in 1963, and paved the way for soul hits by Aretha Franklin and Otis Redding later in the decade. Read on...

Song lines: ♪ Come on and cry, cry baby, cry baby, cry baby

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