Joan Jett t-shirts available from Old School Tees come with great prices and Free shipping on orders over $50 to make this a great time to stock up on vintage inspired tee shirt designs from Old School Tees.Joan Jett and the Blackhearts was a rock band in the eighties. Joan Jett and the Blackhearts are known for their number one hit, “I love Rock ‘n Roll”, but had many other hits too. Joan Jett was known as a rebel, hardcore rock n roll woman rocker. She played the guitar and could rock out just as well as any man.
Growing up in the eighties, the song, “I love Rock n’ Roll” was always played. When Joan Jett released, “I Hate Myself for Loving You” and “Do You Wanna Touch Me” was favorite songs for teens. These were a few of the songs that were often played at the local skating rink.
Joan Jett was in the movie Light of Day that starred Michael J. Fox. Joan did an outstanding job in the movie. When you watched the movie it made you wonder if the movie wasn’t in some way resembling Joan Jett’s life.
Joan Jett’s voice was distinct. Joan Jett was an idol for women rockers. Women rockers could see that they had a chance in the hard rock genre, because Joan Jett was such a success. August 1st was declared Joan Jett day in West Hollywood, California. Joan Jett was named a Rock Legend in West Hollywood.
Joan Jett was the founder of The Runaways. The Runaways recorded five albums. The band broke up in 1979. The movie, The Runaways was created about the band, and Kristen Steward played Joan Jett.
Don’t let Joan Jett’s appearance fool you. Joan Jett has a major love for animals. She has been a vegetarian for over twenty years, and she is a huge supporter for PETA and Farm Sanctuary. Joan reunited with the Blackhearts in 2013 to release an album called, Unvarnished. The album features songs that helped her deal with the loss of her parents.
Some fans of Joan Jett doesn’t realize that isn’t her birth name. She was born Joan Marie Larkin on September 22, 1958. Joan has a unique voice, she has a mezzo-soprano type of vocal range that she is known for.
As Joan Jett started her solo career, she was able to show her amazing strength as a songwriter, guitarists, and rebellious rock and roll performer. Joan’s first solo album was rejected by twenty three different labels in the United States. Joan has been called the “Queen of Rock and Roll” and the “Godmother of Punk”.
Joan Jett is an icon. She has paved the path for all women rockers. Fans of Joan Jett support her career by wearing the Joan Jett T-shirt that features Joan Jett rockin’ on the front of the tee shirt along with the August ’81 tour date with the Blackhearts. The Joan Jett tee shirt is a vintage t-shirt that looks like you purchased the t-shirt at the concert. You can support your favorite female rocker when you wear your Joan Jett T-shirt. This tee shirt promoted the famous, “I love Rock N Roll” hit song.