Get It While You Can

~ Recording by Janis Joplin

Appears on releases

#TitleLengthTrack artistRelease titleRelease artistRelease group typeCountry/DateLabelCatalog#
Official
1.10Get It While You Can3:26Janis JoplinPearlJanis JoplinAlbum
Columbia (Sony Music, worldwide except JP; formerly owned by CBS between 1938–1990 within US/CA/MX)KC 30322
1.10Get It While You Can3:22Janis JoplinPearlJanis JoplinAlbum
CBS (CBS Records’ international imprint from 1962–1990; renamed since 1991 as Columbia)S 64188
1.10Get It While You Can3:22Janis JoplinPearlJanis JoplinAlbum
CBS (CBS Records’ international imprint from 1962–1990; renamed since 1991 as Columbia)S 64188
1.10Get It While You Can3:22Janis JoplinPearlJanis JoplinAlbum
Columbia (Sony Music, worldwide except JP; formerly owned by CBS between 1938–1990 within US/CA/MX)CQ 30322
1.10Get It While You Can3:22Janis JoplinPearlJanis JoplinAlbum
Columbia (Sony Music, worldwide except JP; formerly owned by CBS between 1938–1990 within US/CA/MX)PC 30322
1.10Get It While You Can3:26Janis JoplinPearlJanis JoplinAlbum
Columbia (Sony Music, worldwide except JP; formerly owned by CBS between 1938–1990 within US/CA/MX)CK 30322
1.10Get It While You Can3:26Janis JoplinPearlJanis JoplinAlbum
  • US1984-10-01
CBS (CBS Records’ international imprint from 1962–1990; renamed since 1991 as Columbia)CDCBS 64188
1.10Get It While You Can3:26Janis JoplinPearl (Historic Reissue)Janis JoplinAlbum
  • -1984
CBS (CBS Records’ international imprint from 1962–1990; renamed since 1991 as Columbia)CDCBS 64188
1.10Get It While You Can3:25Janis JoplinPearlJanis JoplinAlbum
CBS/Sony (imprint used in Japan, South Korea and Southeast Asia 1968–1991; also used in Spain until 1997)30DP 302
1.8Get It While You Can3:27Janis JoplinThe Very Best of Janis JoplinJanis JoplinAlbum + Compilation
  • -1988
CBS (CBS Records’ international imprint from 1962–1990; renamed since 1991 as Columbia)CBS 451098 2
1.10Get It While You Can3:26Janis JoplinPearl (front cover: "Pearl")Janis JoplinAlbum
Columbia (Sony Music, worldwide except JP; formerly owned by CBS between 1938–1990 within US/CA/MX)CD 64188
1.10Get It While You Can3:26Janis JoplinPearl (front cover: "Pearl / Janis Joplin")Janis JoplinAlbum
Columbia (Sony Music, worldwide except JP; formerly owned by CBS between 1938–1990 within US/CA/MX)CD 64188
1.10Get It While You Can3:25Janis JoplinPearlJanis JoplinAlbum
  • US1993-03-09
Columbia (Sony Music, worldwide except JP; formerly owned by CBS between 1938–1990 within US/CA/MX)CK 53441
1.10Get It While You Can3:24Janis JoplinPearlJanis JoplinAlbum
  • US1993-03-09
Columbia (Sony Music, worldwide except JP; formerly owned by CBS between 1938–1990 within US/CA/MX)CK 64413
1.15Get It While You Can3:25Janis Joplin18 Essential Songs (Remastered)Janis JoplinAlbum + Compilation
  • US1995-01-24
Columbia (Sony Music, worldwide except JP; formerly owned by CBS between 1938–1990 within US/CA/MX), Legacy (reissue division of Sony Music Entertainment)CK 67005
1.15Get It While You Can3:25Janis Joplin18 Essential SongsJanis JoplinAlbum + Compilation
  • AU1995-01-24
Columbia (Sony Music, worldwide except JP; formerly owned by CBS between 1938–1990 within US/CA/MX)CK 67005
1.15Get It While You Can3:25Janis Joplin18 Essential SongsJanis JoplinAlbum + Compilation
Columbia (Sony Music, worldwide except JP; formerly owned by CBS between 1938–1990 within US/CA/MX), Legacy (reissue division of Sony Music Entertainment)COL 478515 2
1.8Get It While You Can3:26Janis JoplinThe Very Best OfJanis JoplinAlbum + Compilation
Columbia (Sony Music, worldwide except JP; formerly owned by CBS between 1938–1990 within US/CA/MX)COL 451098 2
2.2Get It While You Can3:24Janis JoplinThe Ultimate CollectionJanis JoplinAlbum + Compilation
  • GB1998-08-17
Sony Music TVSONYTV52CD
4.10Get It While You Can3:33Janis JoplinBox of Pearls: The Janis Joplin CollectionJanis JoplinAlbum + Compilation
  • XW1999-08-02
Legacy (reissue division of Sony Music Entertainment)CK 65785, CK 65786
1.10Get It While You Can3:33Janis JoplinPearlJanis JoplinAlbum
  • US1999-08-31
Columbia (Sony Music, worldwide except JP; formerly owned by CBS between 1938–1990 within US/CA/MX), Legacy (reissue division of Sony Music Entertainment)CK 65786
1.11Get It While You Can3:27Janis JoplinBest Of…Janis JoplinAlbum + Compilation
Ring Kiadó és Management Kft.RCD 1075
1.10Get It While You Can3:33Janis JoplinPearlJanis JoplinAlbum
Columbia (Sony Music, worldwide except JP; formerly owned by CBS between 1938–1990 within US/CA/MX), Legacy (reissue division of Sony Music Entertainment)464364 2
1.10Get It While You Can3:33Janis JoplinPearlJanis JoplinAlbum
Columbia (Sony Music, worldwide except JP; formerly owned by CBS between 1938–1990 within US/CA/MX), Legacy (reissue division of Sony Music Entertainment)492865 2
1.10Get It While You Can3:33Janis JoplinPearlJanis JoplinAlbum
Columbia (Sony Music, worldwide except JP; formerly owned by CBS between 1938–1990 within US/CA/MX)492865 2
1.8Get It While You Can3:25Janis JoplinSimply the BestJanis JoplinAlbum + Compilation
  • DE2000-05-15
Columbia (Sony Music, worldwide except JP; formerly owned by CBS between 1938–1990 within US/CA/MX)COL 451098 6
2.2Get It While You Can3:24Janis JoplinThe Ultimate CollectionJanis JoplinAlbum + Compilation
Columbia (Sony Music, worldwide except JP; formerly owned by CBS between 1938–1990 within US/CA/MX)COL 491 683 2
1.23Get It While You Can3:23Janis JoplinLove, Janis: The Songs, The Letters, The Soul of Janis JoplinJanis JoplinAlbum + Compilation
2.15Get It While You Can3:23Janis JoplinThe Essential Janis JoplinJanis JoplinAlbum + Compilation
  • US2003-01-14
Columbia (Sony Music, worldwide except JP; formerly owned by CBS between 1938–1990 within US/CA/MX), Legacy (reissue division of Sony Music Entertainment)C2K 087131
2.15Get It While You Can3:25Janis JoplinThe Essential Janis JoplinJanis JoplinAlbum + Compilation
  • -2003
Sony Music (global brand, excluding JP, owned by Sony Music Entertainment)510593 2
1.10Get It While You Can3:23Janis JoplinPearl (legacy edition)Janis JoplinAlbum
  • XE2004-06-20
Columbia (Sony Music, worldwide except JP; formerly owned by CBS between 1938–1990 within US/CA/MX), Legacy (reissue division of Sony Music Entertainment)
3.10Get It While You Can3:33Janis JoplinThe Collection: Presenting 3 Original Album ClassicsJanis JoplinAlbum + Compilation
Columbia (Sony Music, worldwide except JP; formerly owned by CBS between 1938–1990 within US/CA/MX), Legacy (reissue division of Sony Music Entertainment)C3K 85365
1.10Get It While You Can3:28Janis JoplinPearlJanis JoplinAlbum
  • US2005-06-14
Legacy (reissue division of Sony Music Entertainment)C2K 90282
1.10Get It While You Can3:28Janis JoplinPearl (legacy edition)Janis JoplinAlbum
  • XE2005-06-20
Columbia (Sony Music, worldwide except JP; formerly owned by CBS between 1938–1990 within US/CA/MX), Legacy (reissue division of Sony Music Entertainment)5151342000, COL 515134 2
4.10Get It While You Can3:33Janis JoplinBox of Pearls: The Janis Joplin CollectionJanis JoplinAlbum + Compilation
  • US2005-08-31
Sony BMG Music Entertainment (Aug 5, 2004 – Oct 1, 2008)94742
1.10Get It While You Can3:26Janis JoplinPearlJanis JoplinAlbum
  • GB2007-10-15
Columbia (Sony Music, worldwide except JP; formerly owned by CBS between 1938–1990 within US/CA/MX)88697159491
1.8Get It While You Can3:25Janis JoplinHit CollectionJanis JoplinAlbum + Compilation
  • DE2007-12-28
Sony BMG Music Entertainment (Aug 5, 2004 – Oct 1, 2008)88697 19580 2
2.15Get It While You Can3:23Janis JoplinThe Essential Janis JoplinJanis JoplinAlbum + Compilation
  • US2008-08-26
Legacy (reissue division of Sony Music Entertainment)88697 35582 2
2.23Get It While You Can3:23Janis JoplinI Got Dem Ol’ Kozmic Blues Again Mama! / Love, JanisJanis JoplinAlbum + Compilation
  • XE2010-10-05
Sony Music (global brand, excluding JP, owned by Sony Music Entertainment)88697747182
2.15Get It While You Can3:25Janis JoplinThe Essential Janis JoplinJanis JoplinAlbum + Compilation
Columbia (Sony Music, worldwide except JP; formerly owned by CBS between 1938–1990 within US/CA/MX), Legacy (reissue division of Sony Music Entertainment)88697750982
1.12Get It While You Can3:25Janis JoplinBlues‐Rock Crossroads 1964–1986Various ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
  • US2011-05-31
Starbucks Entertainment, Universal Music Special MarketsB0013939-02, NSPENT11PKG-00475
1.10Get It While You Can3:26Janis JoplinPearl (Reissue, 180g)Janis JoplinAlbum
  • US2012-04-17
Columbia (Sony Music, worldwide except JP; formerly owned by CBS between 1938–1990 within US/CA/MX)88697 97825 1
1.10Get It While You Can3:25Janis JoplinPearlJanis JoplinAlbum
Columbia (Sony Music, worldwide except JP; formerly owned by CBS between 1938–1990 within US/CA/MX), Legacy (reissue division of Sony Music Entertainment)
1.10Get It While You Can3:26Janis JoplinPearlJanis JoplinAlbum
  • US2016-11-21
Mobile Fidelity Sound LabUDSACD 2173
2.10Get It While You Can3:26Janis JoplinPearlJanis JoplinAlbum
  • US2016-11-21
Mobile Fidelity Sound LabUDSACD 2173
1.15Get It While You Can3:27Janis Joplin & The Full Tilt Boogie BandJanis: Little Girl BlueJanis JoplinAlbum + Compilation + Soundtrack
Columbia (Sony Music, worldwide except JP; formerly owned by CBS between 1938–1990 within US/CA/MX), Legacy (reissue division of Sony Music Entertainment)88875189032
1.10Get It While You Can3:26Janis JoplinPearl (Record Store Day 2021 Picture Disc)Janis JoplinAlbum
  • GB2021-06-12
Columbia (Sony Music, worldwide except JP; formerly owned by CBS between 1938–1990 within US/CA/MX)19439843521
1.10Get It While You Can3:22Janis JoplinPearl (VMP Exclusive)Janis JoplinAlbum
Columbia (Sony Music, worldwide except JP; formerly owned by CBS between 1938–1990 within US/CA/MX), Sony Music Commercial Music Group19439862971, KC 30322
1.13Get It While You Can3:28Janis JoplinBestJanis JoplinAlbum + CompilationBuena Suerte Industrias Musicales Inc.BS-015
1.12Get it While You Can3:28Janis JoplinBest of Janis JoplinJanis JoplinAlbum + Compilation
1.7Get It While You Can3:26Janis JoplinGreatest HitsJanis JoplinAlbum + Compilation
1.10Get It While You Can3:26Janis JoplinPearl ("Historic Reissue" on Booklet and CD, Red Jewel Case)Janis JoplinAlbumCBS (CBS Records’ international imprint from 1962–1990; renamed since 1991 as Columbia)CDCBS 64188
1.10Get It While You Can3:23Janis JoplinPearl (Legacy Edition)Janis JoplinAlbum
Columbia (Sony Music, worldwide except JP; formerly owned by CBS between 1938–1990 within US/CA/MX)
1.10Get It While You Can3:22Janis JoplinPearlJanis JoplinAlbumColumbia (Sony Music, worldwide except JP; formerly owned by CBS between 1938–1990 within US/CA/MX)PC 30322
1.10Get It While You Can3:33Janis JoplinPearlJanis JoplinAlbumColumbia (Sony Music, worldwide except JP; formerly owned by CBS between 1938–1990 within US/CA/MX), Legacy (reissue division of Sony Music Entertainment)
1.10Get It While You Can3:26Janis JoplinPearl (reissue)Janis JoplinAlbumCBS (CBS Records’ international imprint from 1962–1990; renamed since 1991 as Columbia)S 64188
1.10Get It While You Can3:25Janis JoplinPearl / I Got Dem Ol' Kozmic Blues Again Mama!Janis JoplinAlbum + Compilation
CBS (CBS Records’ international imprint from 1962–1990; renamed since 1991 as Columbia)461020 2
1.8Get It While You Can3:27Janis JoplinThe Very Best of Janis JoplinJanis JoplinAlbum + CompilationColumbia (Sony Music, worldwide except JP; formerly owned by CBS between 1938–1990 within US/CA/MX)2-451098, 721.006
Bootleg
1.10Get It While You Can3:25Janis JoplinPearl (Quadraphonic Conversion to DVDA)Janis JoplinAlbum
(unknown)
1.7Get It While You Can3:28Janis JoplinGreatest Hits ofJanis JoplinAlbum + Compilation
1.10Get It While You Can3:23Janis JoplinPearlJanis JoplinAlbumColumbia (Sony Music, worldwide except JP; formerly owned by CBS between 1938–1990 within US/CA/MX), Legacy (reissue division of Sony Music Entertainment)CK 65786

Relationships

engineer:Phil Macy (50s-70s engineer)
producer:Paul Rothchild
bass guitar:Brad Campbell (bassist, member of Full Tilt Boogie)
drums (drum set):Clark Pierson
guest bongos and congas:Bobbye Hall
guest tambourine:Sandra Crouch
guitar:John Till (rock guitarist)
organ:Ken Pearson
piano:Richard Bell (Canadian keyboardist for The Band/Janis Joplin)
background vocals:Phil Badella
Richard Bell (Canadian keyboardist for The Band/Janis Joplin)
Brad Campbell (bassist, member of Full Tilt Boogie)
John Cooke
Janis Joplin
Vince Mitchell
Ken Pearson
Clark Pierson
John Till (rock guitarist)
lead vocals:Janis Joplin
performer:Full Tilt Boogie
stream for free:https://open.spotify.com/track/6m26vPRQ7oQOsddGpcq9RO [info]
recording of:Get It While You Can (on 1970-09-24: cover)

Get It While You Can

writer:Jerry Ragovoy
Mort Shuman (US singer, pianist & songwriter)