For decades, cultivating an individual style was as important to success in the music industry as cultivating an individual sound. Janis Joplin, left, wears her signature flowing tunic and long beads. Back in her Like a Virgin phase, Madonnas white lace gloves launched a thousand imitators. Tina Turner rocks black leather and some serious leg, plus her signature shaggy haircut.
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