The world woke up to awful news today: Joni Mitchell was hospitalized last night after being found unconscious in her home. Says her official website:
Joni was found unconscious in her home this afternoon. She regained consciousness on the ambulance ride to an L.A. area hospital. She is currently in intensive care undergoing tests and is awake and in good spirits. More updates to come as we hear them. Light a candle and sing a song, let’s all send good wishes her way.
News since has suggested she’s now awake and in good spirits, and we certainly hope she stays that way. To a woman that has made us feel better through her music countless times, we send the biggest of well wishes. Make this your Wednesday soundtrack in Joni’s honor: