Janis Joplin

Performed by Michelle Rohl

Biography

Michelle is ecstatic to join the Legends in Concert Las Vegas Cast as Janis Joplin - her “soul inspiration” causes her to be best known for her soulful, edgy rock voice.

Michelle Rohl, Singer/Songwriter began her Journey to recognition in the Music Industry singing rock and roll right out of high school and hasn’t stopped perfecting her craft since. An original founder of one of Las Vegas’ earliest original bands “Sailon” and co-creator of Playboy’s Girls of Rock and Roll, she is Las Vegas Rock and Roll royalty inducted into the Las Vegas Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 2012.

LLike many Las Vegas performers she also supports her passion for performing as a successful Realtor. Her music career continues to keep her busy singing and performing live extensively locally, nationally and internationally passionately handling the roles of principle singer, master of ceremonies, and celebrity tribute artist, never stopping to bring love, joy and fun to millions.

Her credits include: Internationally released a gold status album to the European market with BMG recording band self-titled “The Immigrants”. Her local Las Vegas credits include rock bands Sailon and Nite Skool, The Lon Bronson All Star Band, Playboy’s Girls of Rock & Roll, Crazy Girls, Hot Lips, The Clint Holmes Show, Legends in Concert, American Superstars. Going way back to her LA credits which include singing with Quiet Riot on two of their albums, and on one David Hasselhoff album, featured singer in the Bonnie Tyler video “I Need A Hero”, appearing with Ben E. King and Bob Geldoff on Solid Gold. She also starred as a nproduction singer on Carnival Cruise Lines “The Inspiration”.

She continues to write and record inspirational Posi-Music (Positive Music) in the music ministry at Unity of Las Vegas. In her career as a celebrity tribute artist she has paid tribute to Gloria Estefan, Shania Twain, Bonnie Raitt, Janis Joplin, Grace Slick and Cindy Lauper. Her efforts to “level-up” her tribute to Janis will be evident as she transports you into the song catalog of this amazing artist, who passed too young and gave us so much.