Joni Mitchell in 1968
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For The Record: Joni Mitchell's Emotive 1971 Masterpiece, 'Blue'
In the latest episode of For The Record, GRAMMY.com explores Canadian folk icon Joni Mitchell's widely celebrated fourth album, Blue. Released in 1971, the album features 10 tracks, all written and produced by the GRAMMY winner, including classics like "A Case of You," "River" and "All I Want."
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In 1999, Blue was inducted into the GRAMMY Hall of Fame. (Her albums Court and Spark and Clouds have earned the honor, too.) Just four years later, Mitchell received the Lifetime Achievement Award, one of the Recording Academy's highest accolades.