The folk singer Judy Collins, who gave Joni Mitchell a huge career boost when she recorded her song "Both Sides Now
," also covered this song; her version hit #78 US in 1969. Collins performed it, along with her version of "Amazing Grace
," at Bill Clinton's first inauguration in 1993.
Collins version was released as a single in 1969 and didn't appear on an album until a live rendition was included on her 1971 set Living
. She recorded a new version for her 1997 compilation Forever: An Anthology
; the original single finally appeared on The Very Best of Judy Collins