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A Legendary Singer Songwriter by Another Name

Singer and songwriter Robert Zimmerman changed his name to Bob Dylan on the 9th of August 1962.


Robert was born and raised in Minnesota and his first interest in music came from listening to the radio.

He formed various bands at school and adopted the surname Dylan from the poet Dylan Thomas.

Three of his first four albums contained his name with the first being self titled, the second called The Freewheelin' Bob Dylan and the fourth being Another Side of Bob Dylan.