Wednesday, September 26, 2018

Joan Jett: "Bad Reputation"

"Bad Reputation", is the new documentary directed by Kevin Kerslake, about rock singer 'Joan Jett', starring Billie Joe Armstrong, Rodney Bingenheimer and Carianne Brinkman, opening September 28, 2018:

Joan Marie Larkin, aka 'Joan Jett', is noted for her work in the band "Joan Jett & the Blackhearts" and "The Runaways", recording and releasing the song "Cherry Bomb". The Blackhearts' version of the song "I Love Rock 'n Roll" was number-one on the 'Billboard Hot 100' for seven weeks in 1982.

Jett's other hit songs include "Bad Reputation", "Crimson and Clover", "Do You Wanna Touch Me (Oh Yeah)", "Light of Day", "I Hate Myself for Loving You" and "Dirty Deeds".

Jett has a mezzo-soprano vocal range, with three albums certified Platinum, described as the 'Queen of Rock 'n' Roll' and 'Godmother of Punk'.

In 2015, "Joan Jett & the Blackhearts" were inducted into the 'Rock and Roll Hall of Fame'.'

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