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YMMV / Joan Baez

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  • Anvilicious: To be expected of politically-oriented music from the '60s and '70s, likely because Some Anvils Need to Be Dropped.
  • Covered Up:
    • Her 1971 cover of "The Night They Drove Old Dixie Down", a song originally recorded by The Band, became her biggest pop hit.
    • "There But for Fortune" was written and originally recorded by Phil Ochs, but Baez's cover became much more successful than the original.
  • Fan-Preferred Couple: Joan and Bobby.
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  • Signature Song: "Diamonds & Rust", a chronicle of her early-60s fling with Bob Dylan, later covered by Judas Priest.
  • Tear Jerker: "Here's to you, Nicola and Bart..."


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