Number 14 on his list is Joni Mitchell’s “Help Me” from her Hits collection:
This song was the first time I ever heard Joni Mitchell, and couldn’t stop listening to it.
(*OK, I admit, I actually do know his name. My wife watches “American Idol” every year despite my protests. But I couldn’t remember if he won or not, so I had to look him up. I feel better for confessing.)