Bob Dylan
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Bob Dylan

Bob Dylan Biography (Wikipedia)

Bob Dylan (born Robert Allen Zimmerman, May 24, 1941) is an American singer-songwriter, author, and visual artist who has been a major figure in popular culture for six decades. Much of his most celebrated work dates from the 1960s, when songs such as "Blowin' in the Wind" (1963) and "The Times They Are a-Changin'" (1964) became anthems for the Civil Rights Movement and anti-war movement. His lyrics incorporated a wide range of political, social, philosophical, and literary influences, defied existing conventions of popular music, and appealed to the burgeoning counterculture, such as on the six-minute single "Like a Rolling Stone" (1965).

Following his self-titled debut album in 1962, which mainly consisted of traditional folk songs, Dylan made his breakthrough as a songwriter with the release of the 1963 album The Freewheelin' Bob Dylan, featuring "Blowin' in the Wind" and the thematically complex composition "A Hard Rain's a-Gonna Fall". For many of these songs he adapted the tunes and sometimes phraseology of older folk songs. Dylan went on to release the politically charged The Times They Are a-Changin' and the more lyrically abstract and introspective Another Side of Bob Dylan in 1964. In 1965 and 1966, Dylan encountered controversy when he adopted the use of electrically amplified rock instrumentation and in the space of 15 months recorded three of the most important and influential rock albums of the 1960s, Bringing It All Back Home (1965), Highway 61 Revisited (1965), and Blonde on Blonde (1966).

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You're Gonna Make Me Lonesome When You Go
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You're Gonna Make Me Lonesome When You Go
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Lay, Lady, Lay
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Lay, Lady, Lay
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Meet Me In The Morning
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Meet Me In The Morning
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Tangled Up In Blue
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Tangled Up In Blue
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Abandoned Love
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Abandoned Love
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Don't Think Twice, It's All Right
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Don't Think Twice, It's All Right
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Girl From The North Country (feat. Johnny Cash)
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Girl From The North Country (feat. Johnny Cash)
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Freight Train Blues
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Freight Train Blues
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Bob Dylan's 115th Dream
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Bob Dylan's 115th Dream
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Knockin' On Heaven's Door
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Knockin' On Heaven's Door
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Corrina, Corrina
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Corrina, Corrina
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Boots Of Spanish Leather
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Boots Of Spanish Leather
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Like A Rolling Stone
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Like A Rolling Stone
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Subterranean Homesick Blues
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Subterranean Homesick Blues
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I Dreamed I Saw St. Augustine
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I Dreamed I Saw St. Augustine
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Positively 4th Street
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Positively 4th Street
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It Ain't Me Babe
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It Ain't Me Babe
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I Want You
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I Want You
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Can You Please Crawl Out Your Window?
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Can You Please Crawl Out Your Window?
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Positively Fourth Street
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Positively Fourth Street
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Blowin' In The Wind
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Blowin' In The Wind
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One More Cup Of Coffee
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One More Cup Of Coffee
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All You Have To Do Is Dream (Take 2)
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All You Have To Do Is Dream (Take 2)
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The Times They Are A-Changin' 
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The Times They Are A-Changin' 
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Buckets Of Rain
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Buckets Of Rain
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If You See Her, Say Hello (Take 1 Edit)
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If You See Her, Say Hello (Take 1 Edit)
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