Bob Dylan is 70! Favourite Dylan songs!

Robert Zimmerman, a.k.a. Bob Dylan was born this day in 1941.

Musical legend Bob Dylan is 70 years old today! Happy Birthday Bob! Dylan’s music and incendiary lyrics changed the world of music; he broke down the walls of folk, rock and poetry and introduced the electric guitar to a genre that had previously shunned it. Let’s celebrate his music, influence and legacy. My favourite Dylan album is ‘Blood on the tracks’ heartbreak laid bare over some of his best works. Here are some of my favourite Dylan songs, I’m sure you can name many more!?

Bob Dylan – Hurricane (Live)

Plus to celebrate Bob Dylan’s 70th birthday, the NME asked musicians to pick their favourite of his songs. Featuring Kasabian, The Vaccines, Villagers, The Naked And Famous and Def Leppard. Watch it below.


Let’s not forget Dylan isn’t just a great artist but a extroadinary songwriter, here are some of my favourite Dylans covers:

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