Bob Dylan


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Bob Dylan (born Robert Allen Zimmerman) is an American singer-songwriter, author, musician, poet, and, of late, disc jockey who has been a major figure in popular music for five decades. Much of Dylan's most celebrated work dates from the 1960s, when he became an informal chronicler and a reluctant figurehead of American unrest. A number of his songs, such as "Blowin' in the Wind" and "The Times They Are a-Changin'", became anthems of the anti-war and civil rights movements. His most recent studio album, Modern Times, released on August 29, 2006, entered the U.S. album charts at #1, making him, at age sixty five, the oldest living person to top those charts.

Bob Dylan won the Nobel Prize in Literature (2016).
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Listen: Bob Dylan 'Stuck Inside Of Mobile With The Memphis Blues Again' Take 13

Listen: Bob Dylan 'Stuck Inside Of Mobile With The Memphis Blues Again' Take 13





Check out take 13 of "Stuck Inside of Mobile with the Memphis Blues Again" from <em>The Cutting Edge 1965-1966: The Bootleg Series Vol. 12</em>.


Check out take 13 of "Stuck Inside of Mobile with the Memphis Blues Again" from <The Cutting Edge 1965-1966: The Bootleg Series Vol. 12

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Chronicles: Volume One

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Tarantula

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Lyrics: 1962-2001

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The Essential Interviews

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Lyrics, 1962-1985

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Forever Young

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Blowin' in the Wind

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The Nobel Lecture

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The Lyrics:  1961-2012

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