Janis Ian performs in the Maud Moon Weyerhauser studio
Broadcast: Midmorning, 04/28/2011, 10:06 a.m.
At age 14, Janis Ian wrote a controversial song that sailed to the top of the charts. It was 1964, and "Society's Child" told the story of a forbidden interracial romance. Nearly 50 years later, Ian is still making bold statements with her music.
- Janis Ian: Grammy award-winning singer-songwriter who has been praised for her contributions to social justice and civil rights causes.