May 24, 1941
81 Years Old
|Occupation||singer-songwriter, author and visual artist|
|Other Name||Robert Dylan|
|Education||University of Minnesota|
American singer-songwriter, author, and visual artist Bob Dylan is regarded as one of the popular culture personalities of all time. He is the novel prize winner of literature in 2016. Dylan has a huge contribution to pop, folk, rock, and country songs.
From the teenage age, he had a passion for rock and roll and made a habit of listening to it on the radio.
He started his music journey with his debut album in 1962. But his musical breakthrough was when he released The Freewheelin’ Bob Dylan the following year. The album contains his all-time hottest song includes, “Blowin’ in the Wind”. Later, he launched a branch of hit albums like The Times They Are a-Changin’, Another Side of Bob Dylan, Bringing It All Back Home (1965), Highway 61 Revisited (1965), and Blonde on Blonde (1966). His six-minute single “Like a Rolling Stone” (1965), etc. Besides, his musical career, Dylan also has published eight books of drawings and paintings.
Bob Dylan was born on May 24, 1941, in Duluth, Minnesota, the U.S. He grew up with his father Abram Zimmerman and his mother Beatrice. He married Sara Dylan in 1965 and they got divorced in 1977. Furthermore, he married American singer Carolyn Dennis but broke up in 1992. Dylan has 6 children including Jesse and Jakob.
He voted Bob Marley greatest lyricist of all time on BBC News in May 2001.
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