Joan Jett Birthday (September 22nd)

Joan Jett Birthday (September 22nd)

Larkin, Joan Marie (Jett, Joan),She Born On September 22, 1958, in Lansdowne, Pennsylvania.Her professions are Guitarist, Singer, Producer ,Songwriter, and Actress

Joan Geographic Link to Pennsylvania: Lansdowne, Delaware County; Philadelphia, Philadelphia County; Pittsburgh, Allegheny County; Erie, Erie County

Keywords: “Bad Reputation;” The Blackhearts; Blackheart Records; “Crimson and Clover;” The Germ; The Gits; “I Love Rock ‘N’ Roll;” Joan ’s Radio Revolution; Laguna, Kenny; Light of Day; Long Island Music Hall of Fame; punk rock; The Runaways; The Van’s Warped Tour

Joan Jett an American singer, producer, rock guitarist, actress and song writer was born on 22nd September, 1958, Wynnewood, Pennsylvania. She is famous for her smack solo "I Love Rock N' Roll", which was no.1 on the Billboard charts from 20thMarch to IstMay, 1982, with for her additional well-liked recordings consists of "Do You Wanna Touch Me", "Crimson and Clover", "Love is All Around", "Light of Day", "Bad Reputation," "Little Liar" and "I Hate Myself for Loving You."

Joan Jett has a mezzo-soprano voiced range. Her song-writing and musical approach is deeply influenced by hard beat-driven rhythms and the hard-edged general to several rock bands of her local Philadelphia, regularly featuring lyrics nearby subjects of lost love, the quest for legitimacy, the resolution and the struggles of the American working class and the criticism of disingenuousness.

Joan Jett Career and Biography

Joan Jett was born at Lankenau Hospital in Wynnewood, Pennsylvania, in uptown Philadelphia. she shifted to Wheaton, Maryland in 1967. She gave up Wheaton High School. When Joan was 15 years old she left Maryland to follow her musical career. And she shifted to Los Angeles, California and then joined Taft High School in Woodland Hills.

The Runaways

Joan Jett is one of the unique members of The Runaways together with Sandy West and Kari Krome. Lita Ford, Cherie Currie and Kari Krome fulfilled the line-up. First of all, Currie produced the band, Joan also sang lead verbal, played beat guitar and wrote about the material of the band. The band verified 5 LPs, which became one of the largest-selling importations in U.S and U.K. record. And the band toured in the order of the globe and a few of their cavity acts comprised Van Halen, Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers and Cheap Trick. And they achieved great success abroad, specially in Japan.

As the same time as The Runways were famous in Japan, Europe, Canada, South America and Australia, and they couldn’t acquire the same achievement in U.S. After Fox and Currie departed with the band. The band also released two new albums Waitin' for the Night and And Now... The Runaways. Overall they formed 5 albums from 1975 and after some time they separated in the fall of 1979.

And then Joan formed The Germs’ former and solitary album (GI).


In the fall of 1979, Joan Jett was in England following a single career. She slashed three songs with ex-Steve Jones and Sex Pistols (one of them was an untimely edition of a wrap song called “I Love Rock N' Roll," firstly performed and written by The Arrows). After one year, Joan shifted to Long Beach, New York, and finally, Los Angeles, where Joan Jett unwillingly started fulfilling a commitment of the Runways to entire the movie insecurely based on the career of the band called We're All Crazee Now. When she became a lead star, directors were searching a mode to create use of Footage from the unfinished movie. Small pieces of the unique footage of Joan were used in an entirely novel project never profitable released, a subversive film called DuBeat-Eo, formed by Alan Sacks. During working on the assignment, Joan met producer and songwriter Kenny Laguna. He enters to support Joan with writing a few trails for the movie. And after it they became good friends and determined to work jointly.

Laguna and Joan Jett came into The Who’s Ramport Studios with the second at the helm. Joan’s self-titled single first appearance was released in Europe on 17th May, 1980. In U.S., the album was discarded by 28 main titles. Laguna and Joan released it separately on their own Blackheart Records tag, in progress with Laguna's daughter's academy savings. And Laguna memorized, "We couldn't think of anything else to do, but print up records ourselves, and that's how Blackheart Records started. It was more or less Joan's idea to do it ourselves." Joan unintentionally became the initial female artist to begin her own record tag.

Sexual Orientation

Joan Jett’s sexual orientation has been main topic of much assumption. A lot of her songs have disguised she is either lesbian or bisexual. she left the female pronouns in her wrap of "Crimson and Clover." And her album Sinner features a wrap of The Replacements' song "Androgynous" and an edition of the song "A.C.D.C." by The Sweet, which is on the subject of bisexuality. On the other hand, she won’t publicly argue her sexuality. Joan said:

"But I do it in my music, and I always have. If you don't know who I am from listening to my music, then you're not going to figure it out from me talking to you, either."