Bob Dylan
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1941-05-24
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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 painter who has been an influential figure in popular music and culture for more than five decades. Much of his most celebrated work dates from the 1960s, when he became a reluctant "voice of a generation" with songs such as "Blowin' in the Wind" and "The Times They Are a-Changin'" that became anthems for the Civil Rights Movement and anti-war movement. In 1965, he controversially abandoned his early fan-base in the American folk music revival, recording a six-minute single, "Like a Rolling Stone", which enlarged the scope of popular music.

Dylan's lyrics incorporate a wide range of political, social, philosophical, and literary influences. They defied existing pop-music conventions and appealed to the burgeoning counterculture. Initially inspired by the performances of Little Richard and the songwriting of Woody Guthrie, Robert Johnson, and Hank Williams, Dylan has amplified and personalized musical genres. In his recording career, Dylan has explored many of the traditions in American song—from folk, blues, and country to gospel, and rock and roll, and from rockabilly to English, Scottish, and Irish folk music, embracing even jazz and the Great American Songbook. Dylan performs on guitar, keyboards, and harmonica. Backed by a changing lineup of musicians, he has toured steadily since the late 1980s on what has been dubbed "the Never Ending Tour". His accomplishments as a recording artist and performer have been central to his career, but his songwriting is considered his greatest contribution.

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If You See Her, Say Hello
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If You See Her, Say Hello
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Maggie's Farm
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Maggie's Farm
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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 Threw it All Away
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I Threw it All Away
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Love Minus Zero, No Limit
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Love Minus Zero, No Limit
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Forever Young
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Forever Young
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Lay, Lady, Lay
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Lay, Lady, Lay
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Positively 4th Street
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Positively 4th Street
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Stuck Inside Of Mobile With The Memphis Blues Again
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Stuck Inside Of Mobile With The Memphis Blues Again
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Blowin' In The Wind
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Blowin' In The Wind
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Positively Fourth Street
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Positively Fourth Street
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I Want You
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I Want You
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The Times They Are A-Changin' 
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The Times They Are A-Changin' 
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Mozambique
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Mozambique
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Queen Jane Approximately
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Queen Jane Approximately
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It's All Over Now, Baby Blue
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It's All Over Now, Baby Blue
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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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Isis
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Isis
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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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New Morning
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New Morning
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Corrina, Corrina
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Corrina, Corrina
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Bob Dylan's Dream
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Bob Dylan's Dream
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Masters of War
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Masters of War
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Ring Them Bells (Live at The Supper Club, New York 17/11/1993)
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Ring Them Bells (Live at The Supper Club, New York 17/11/1993)
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Glastonbury: 1998
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Worthy Farm, Pilton
1998-06-26T01:32:07
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Jun
1998

Glastonbury: 1998

Worthy Farm, Pilton

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