Folk singer-songwriter whose album Blue, which features songs like "A Case of You" and "River," is considered one of the greatest albums of all time by Rolling Stone.
One of her most famous songs is "Big Yellow Taxi."
She has has collaborated with jazz legend Herbie Hancock.
She grew up without indoor plumbing or running water. Her songs like "Chelsea Morning" were covered by U.S. folk singers, giving Mitchell a foothold in the music industry.
She got married to Chuck Mitchell in 1965; after their separation in 1966, she remarried Larry Klein on November 21, 1982.
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