Every Billboard Hot 100 Single 1970: #373: ” Big Yellow Taxi”- Joni Mitchell. July 25, 1970.
- Single: “Big Yellow Taxi”- Joni Mitchell
- Record Company- Reprise
- Genre: Pop
- Written by Joni Mitchell
- Time: 2:16
- B-side: ‘Woodstock”
- Album-Ladies Of The Canyon
- Grade: A+
- Peaked at #67 6 weeks in the Billboard Hot 100.
How was this great song not a big hit? Joni like many great artists were great because they did their own thing- not following the latest trends. Born Roberta Joan Anderson in 1943- in Fort McLeod, Alberta, Canada. Inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 1997. From 1970-85 she had 10 Hot 100 singles with 4 making the Top 40. He biggest hit was “Help Me” #7 in 1974.