Bob Dylan (/'d?l?n/; born Robert Allen Zimmerman, May 24, 1941) is an American singer-songwriter, artist and writer. He has been influential in popular music and culture for more than five decades. Much of his most celebrated work dates from the 1960s when his songs chronicled social unrest, although Dylan repudiated suggestions from journalists that he was a spokesman for his generation. Nevertheless, early songs such as "Blowin' in the Wind" and "The Times They Are a-Changin'" became anthems for the American civil rights and anti-war movements. Leaving his initial base in the American folk music revival, Dylan's six-minute single "Like a Rolling Stone" altered the range of popular music in 1965. His mid-1960s recordings, backed by rock musicians, reached the top end of the United States music charts while also attracting denunciation and criticism from others in the… Read all

Bob Dylan

Area United States [US]
Activity period Birth: May 24 1941 (Duluth)
Member of Golden Chords, Traveling Wilburys (from 1988 to 1990)
Related artists
Father of Jakob Dylan, Desiree Gabrielle Dennis-Dylan
Married with Carolyn Dennis (from Jun 04 1986 to Aug 07 1990), Sara Lowndes (from Nov 22 1965 to Jun 29 1977)
Involved with Joan Baez (from 1964 to 1965), Susan Rotolo (from 1961 to 1964)
Profiles and other sources
Official homepage
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Wikipedia (EN)
Wikipedia (IT) Dylan