Bob Dylan discography

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Bob Dylan discography
Releases
Studio albums 35
Live albums 11
Compilation albums 31
Singles 58
Collaborations 6

This is a discography for American singer-songwriter Bob Dylan. It lists 35 studio albums, 58 singles, 11 live albums, 10 albums comprising The Bootleg Series, and 30 compilation albums. The list also includes three home videos, a bibliography, and a filmography. The albums Planet Waves and Before the Flood were initially released on Asylum Records; reissues of those two and all others on Columbia Records.

Dylan has won many awards for his songwriting and performances; for a list of these accolades, see List of Bob Dylan awards. Much of his music has been bootleged; for an examination of this phenomenon, see Bob Dylan bootleg recordings.

Albums[edit]

Studio albums[edit]

Year Album details Peak chart positions Certifications
(sales thresholds)
US AUS UK
1962 Bob Dylan
  • Release: March 19, 1962
  • Label/Catalog No.: Columbia 8579
  • Format: vinyl (stereo/mono)
13
1963 The Freewheelin' Bob Dylan
  • Release: May 27, 1963
  • Label/Catalog No.: Columbia 8786
  • Format: vinyl (stereo/mono)
22 1 US: Platinum[1]
1964 The Times They Are a-Changin'
  • Release: January 13, 1964
  • Label/Catalog No.: Columbia 8905
  • Format: vinyl (stereo/mono)
20 4 US: Gold[1]
Another Side of Bob Dylan
  • Release: August 8, 1964
  • Label/Catalog No.: Columbia 8993
  • Format: vinyl (stereo/mono)
43 8 US: Gold[1]
1965 Bringing It All Back Home
  • Release: March 22, 1965
  • Label/Catalog No.: Columbia 9128
  • Format: vinyl (stereo/mono)
6 1 US: Platinum[1]
Highway 61 Revisited
  • Release: August 30, 1965
  • Label/Catalog No.: Columbia 9189
  • Format: vinyl (stereo/mono)
3 4 US: Platinum[1]
CAN: Gold[2]
1966 Blonde on Blonde
  • Release: May 16, 1966
  • Label/Catalog No.: Columbia 841
  • Format: double vinyl LP (stereo/mono)
9 4 3 US: 2× Platinum[1]
1967 John Wesley Harding
  • Release: December 27, 1967
  • Label/Catalog No.: Columbia 9604
  • Format: vinyl (stereo/mono)
2 1 1 US: Platinum[1]
1969 Nashville Skyline
  • Release: April 9, 1969
  • Label/Catalog No.: Columbia 9825
  • Format: vinyl
3 2 1 US: Platinum[1]
CAN: Gold[2]
1970 Self Portrait
  • Release: June 8, 1970
  • Label/Catalog No.: Columbia 30050
  • Format: double vinyl LP
4 3 1 US: Gold[1]
New Morning
  • Release: October 19, 1970
  • Label/Catalog No.: Columbia 30290
  • Format: vinyl
7 4 1 US: Gold[1]
1973 Pat Garrett & Billy the Kid
  • Release: July 13, 1973
  • Label/Catalog No.: Columbia 32460
  • Format: vinyl/cassette
16 28 29 US: Gold[1]
Dylan
  • Release: November 16, 1973
  • Label/Catalog No.: Columbia 32747
  • Format: vinyl/cassette
17 33 US: Gold[1]
AUS: Gold[citation needed]
1974 Planet Waves
  • Release: January 17, 1974
  • Label/Catalog No.: Asylum 1003
  • Format: vinyl/cassette
1 21 7 US: Gold[1]
UK: Silver[3]
1975 Blood on the Tracks
  • Release: January 17, 1975
  • Label/Catalog No.: Columbia 32235
  • Format: vinyl/cassette
1 4 4 US: 2× Platinum[1]
CAN: Platinum[2]
UK: Gold[3]
The Basement Tapes
  • Release: June 26, 1975
  • Label/Catalog No.: Columbia 33682
  • Format: double vinyl LP/cassette
7 13 8 US: Gold[1]
UK: Gold[3]
1976 Desire
  • Release: January 5, 1976
  • Label/Catalog No.: Columbia 33893
  • Format: vinyl/cassette
1 1 3 US: 2× Platinum[1]
CAN: Platinum[2]
UK: Gold[3]
1978 Street Legal
  • Release: June 15, 1978
  • Label/Catalog No.: Columbia 35453
  • Format: vinyl/cassette
11 5 2 US: Gold[1]
CAN: Platinum[2]
UK: Platinum[3]
1979 Slow Train Coming
  • Release: August 20, 1979
  • Label/Catalog No.: Columbia 36120
  • Format: vinyl/cassette
3 1 2 US: Platinum[1]
CAN: 2× Platinum[2]
UK: Silver[3]
1980 Saved
  • Release: June 20, 1980
  • Label/Catalog No.: Columbia 36553
  • Format: vinyl/cassette
24 18 3 UK: Silver[3]
1981 Shot of Love
  • Release: August 12, 1981
  • Label/Catalog No.: Columbia 37496
  • Format: vinyl/cassette
33 22 6 UK: Silver[3]
1983 Infidels
  • Release: November 1, 1983
  • Label/Catalog No.: Columbia 38819
  • Format: vinyl/cassette
20 6 9 US: Gold[1]
CAN: Gold[2]
UK: Silver
1985 Empire Burlesque
  • Release: June 8, 1985
  • Label/Catalog No.: Columbia 40110
  • Format: vinyl/cassette/CD
33 7 11 CAN: Gold[2]
1986 Knocked Out Loaded
  • Release: August 8, 1986
  • Label/Catalog No.: Columbia 40439
  • Format: vinyl/cassette/CD
54 27 35
1988 Down in the Groove
  • Release: May 31, 1988
  • Label/Catalog No.: Columbia 40957
  • Format: vinyl/cassette/CD
61 41 32
1989 Oh Mercy
  • Release: September 22, 1989
  • Label/Catalog No.: Columbia 45281
  • Format: vinyl/cassette/CD
30 26 6 US: Gold[1]
UK: Gold[3]
1990 Under the Red Sky
  • Release: September 11, 1990
  • Label/Catalog No.: Columbia 46794
  • Format: CD/vinyl/cassette
38 39 13 UK: Silver[3]
1992 Good as I Been to You
  • Release: October 27, 1992
  • Label/Catalog No.: Columbia 53200
  • Format: CD/vinyl/cassette
51 18
1993 World Gone Wrong
  • Release: October 26, 1993
  • Label/Catalog No.: Columbia 57590
  • Format: CD/vinyl/cassette
70 35
1997 Time Out of Mind
  • Release: September 30, 1997
  • Label/Catalog No.: Columbia 68556
  • Format: CD/cassette/vinyl
10 24 10 US: Platinum[1]
AUS: Gold[4]
CAN: Gold[2]
UK: Gold[3]
2001 Love and Theft
  • Release: September 11, 2001
  • Label/Catalog No.: Columbia 85975
  • Format: CD/cassette/vinyl
5 6 3 US: Gold[1]
2006 Modern Times
  • Release: August 29, 2006
  • Label/Catalog No.: Columbia 87606
  • Format: CD/vinyl
1 1 3 US: Platinum[1]
AUS: Gold[5]
CAN: Platinum[2]
2009 Together Through Life
  • Release: April 28, 2009
  • Label/Catalog No.: Columbia 43893
  • Format: CD/vinyl
1 5 1
Christmas in the Heart
  • Release: October 13, 2009
  • Label/Catalog No.: Columbia 57323
  • Format: CD/vinyl
23 40
2012 Tempest
  • Release: September 11, 2012
  • Label/Catalog No.: Columbia
  • Format: CD/vinyl
3 8 3
2014 Shadows in the Night
  • Release: August 22, 2014
  • Label/Catalog No.: n/a
  • Format: n/a
- - -
"—" denotes releases that did not chart.

Compilation albums[edit]

Year Album details Peak chart positions Certifications
(sales thresholds)
US UK
1967 Bob Dylan's Greatest Hits
  • Release: March 27, 1967
  • Label: Columbia
  • Format:
10 6 US: 5× Platinum[1]
CAN: 2× Platinum[2]
1971 Bob Dylan's Greatest Hits Vol. II
(a.k.a. More Bob Dylan Greatest Hits)
  • Release: November 17, 1971
  • Label: Columbia
  • Format:
14 12 US: 5× Platinum[1]
CAN: 2× Platinum[2]
1978 Masterpieces (Australia, New Zealand, Japan)
  • Release: March 12, 1978
  • Label: Columbia
  • Format:
 —  —
1985 Biograph
  • Release: October 28, 1985
  • Label: Columbia
  • Format:
33  — US: Platinum[1]
1994 Bob Dylan's Greatest Hits Volume 3
  • Release: November 15, 1994
  • Label: Columbia
  • Format:
126 150 US: Gold[1]
1997 The Best of Bob Dylan, Vol. 1 (UK, Canada, Australia, New Zealand)
  • Release: June 2, 1997
  • Label: Columbia
  • Format: CD
 — 6 UK: Gold[3]
2000 The Best of Bob Dylan, Vol. 2 (UK, Canada, Australia, New Zealand)
  • Release: November 28, 2000
  • Label: Columbia
  • Format: CD
 — 22
The Essential Bob Dylan
  • Release: October 31, 2000
  • Label: Columbia
  • Format:
67 9 US: Platinum[1]
UK: Platinum[3]

AUS: 2× Platinum[6]

2001 On the Road Again
  • Release: January 7, 2005
  • Label: Backbiter
  • Format:
 —  —
2005 The Best of Bob Dylan (US)
  • Release: November 15, 2005
  • Label: Columbia
  • Format:
53  —
2006 Blues
  • Release: June 27, 2006
  • Label: Columbia
  • Format: digital download
 —  —
Bob Dylan: The Collection
  • Release: August 29, 2006
  • Label: Columbia
  • Format: Compact Disc
 —  —
2007 Dylan (single disc version)
  • Release: October 2, 2007
  • Label: Columbia
  • Format:
36 10 US: Gold[1]
Dylan (deluxe version)
  • Release: October 2, 2007
  • Label: Columbia
  • Format:
93  —
2009 The Collection
  • Release: July 27, 2009
  • Label: Sony Music CMG
  • Format: CD
 —  —
2010 The Original Mono Recordings (8 CD/vinyl Set)
  • Release: October 19, 2010
  • Label: Columbia
  • Format: CD/vinyl
152 157
The Best of The Original Mono Recordings (1 CD Set)
  • Release: October 19, 2010
  • Label: Columbia
  • Format: CD
97 107
2011 All Time Best: Dylan
  • Release: March 29, 2011
  • Label: Sony UK
  • Format: CD
 —  —
Pure Dylan
  • Release: October 21, 2011
  • Label: Columbia
  • Format: CD
 —  —
Beyond Here Lies Nothin' - The Collection (2 CD Set)  — 156
2012 The Real Bob Dylan (3 CD Set)  —  —
The 50th Anniversary Collection (4 CD Set) ("Europe only")
(a.k.a. 'The Copyright Extension Collection Vol. I')
  • Release: December 27, 2012
  • Label: Legacy
  • Format: CD
 —  —
2013 The Complete Album Collection Vol. 1 (47 CD Set)
(including Side Tracks)
  • Release: November 5, 2013
  • Label:
  • Format: CD
 —  —
The 50th Anniversary Collection 1963 (6 LP Set) ("Europe only")
  • Release: November 2013
  • Label: Sony Music
  • Format: Vinyl
 —  —
"—" denotes releases that did not chart.

Live albums[edit]

Year Album details Peak chart positions Certifications
(sales thresholds)
US UK
1974 Before the Flood
  • Released: June 20, 1974
  • Label: Asylum
  • Format:
3 8 US: Platinum[1]
UK: Silver[3]
1976 Hard Rain
  • Released: September 10, 1976
  • Label: Columbia
  • Format:
17 3 US: Gold[1]
UK: Gold[3]
1979 Bob Dylan at Budokan
  • Released: April 23, 1979
  • Label: Columbia
  • Format:
13 4 US: Gold[1]
CAN: Gold[2]
UK: Gold[3]
1984 Real Live
  • Released: December 3, 1984
  • Label: Columbia
  • Format:
115 54
1989 Dylan & the Dead
  • Released: February 6, 1989
  • Label: Columbia
  • Format:
37 38 US: Gold[1]
1993 The 30th Anniversary Concert Celebration
  • Released: August 24, 1993
  • Label: Columbia
  • Format: CD
40
1995 MTV Unplugged
  • Released: April 25, 1995
  • Label: Columbia
  • Format: CD
23 10 US: Gold[1]
2001 Live 1961–2000: Thirty-Nine Years of Great Concert Performances (Japan)
  • Released: February 28, 2001 (Japan)
    March 2001 (UK Import)
  • Label: Columbia
  • Format: CD
140
2005 Live at the Gaslight 1962
  • Released: August 30, 2005
  • Label: Columbia
  • Format: CD
Live at Carnegie Hall 1963
  • Released: November 15, 2005
  • Label: Columbia
  • Format: CD
2011 In Concert - Brandeis University 1963
  • Released: April 11, 2011
  • Label: Columbia
  • Format: CD
59

The Bootleg Series[edit]

Year Album details Peak chart positions Certifications
(sales thresholds)
US UK
1991 The Bootleg Series Volumes 1–3 (Rare & Unreleased) 1961–1991
  • Released: March 26, 1991
  • Label: Columbia
  • Format:
49 32 US: Gold[1]
1998 The Bootleg Series Vol. 4: Bob Dylan Live 1966, The "Royal Albert Hall" Concert 31 19 US: Gold[1]
2002 The Bootleg Series Vol. 5: Bob Dylan Live 1975, The Rolling Thunder Revue
  • Released: November 26, 2002
  • Label: Columbia/Legacy
  • Format:
56 69 US: Gold[1]
2004 The Bootleg Series Vol. 6: Bob Dylan Live 1964, Concert at Philharmonic Hall
  • Released: March 30, 2004
  • Label: Columbia/Legacy
  • Format:
28 33
2005 The Bootleg Series Vol. 7: No Direction Home: The Soundtrack
  • Released: August 30, 2005
  • Label: Columbia/Legacy
  • Format:
16 21 US: Gold[1]
2008 The Bootleg Series Vol. 8: Tell Tale Signs: Rare and Unreleased 1989–2006 (two-disc version)
  • Released: October 6, 2008
  • Label: Columbia/Legacy
  • Format:
6 9
The Bootleg Series Vol. 8: Tell Tale Signs: Rare and Unreleased 1989–2006 (deluxe version)
  • Released: October 7, 2008
  • Label: Columbia/Legacy
  • Format:
2010 The Bootleg Series Vol. 9: The Witmark Demos: 1962–1964
  • Released: October 19, 2010
  • Label: Columbia/Legacy
  • Format:
12 18
2013 The Bootleg Series Vol. 10: Another Self Portrait (1969–1971)
  • Released: August 27, 2013
  • Label: Columbia/Legacy
  • Format:CD/CD Deluxe Edition/Vinyl
21 5
"—" denotes releases that did not chart.

Singles[edit]

Year Title Peak chart positions
[7][8][9][10][11]
Album
US US
Main
UK NL IRE AUS
1962 "Mixed-Up Confusion" Non-album Single / Bob Dylan / Biograph
1963 "Blowin' in the Wind" The Freewheelin' Bob Dylan
1965 "The Times They Are a-Changin'" 9 26 The Times They Are a-Changin'
"Maggie's Farm" 22 Bringing It All Back Home
"Subterranean Homesick Blues" 39 9 26
"Like a Rolling Stone" 2 4 7 9 7 Highway 61 Revisited
"Positively 4th Street" 7 8 13 35 Non-album Single / Biograph / Bob Dylan's Greatest Hits
"Can You Please Crawl Out Your Window?" 58 17 98 Non-album Single / Biograph
1966 "One of Us Must Know (Sooner or Later)" 119 33 Blonde on Blonde
"Rainy Day Women #12 & 35" 2 7 9 17
"I Want You" 20 16 19 72
"Just Like a Woman" 33 30 8
1967 "Leopard-Skin Pill-Box Hat" 81
"If You Gotta Go, Go Now" Non-album single released in Benelux countries only, 1967/The Bootleg Series Volumes 1–3 (Rare & Unreleased) 1961–1991
1968 "Drifter's Escape" John Wesley Harding
"All Along the Watchtower"
1969 "I Threw It All Away" 85 30 17 64 Nashville Skyline
"Lay Lady Lay" 7 5 13 20
"Tonight I'll Be Staying Here with You" 50 53
1970 "Wigwam" 41 3 24 Self Portrait
1971 "If Not for You" 30 New Morning
"Watching the River Flow" 41 24 18 63 Bob Dylan's Greatest Hits Vol. II / Non-album Single
"George Jackson" 33 11 Non-album Single
1973 "Knockin' on Heaven's Door" 12 14 51 9 10 Pat Garrett & Billy the Kid
"A Fool Such as I" 55 51 Dylan
1974 "On a Night Like This" 44 43 66 Planet Waves
"Something There Is About You" 107
"Most Likely You Go Your Way (And I'll Go Mine)" (with The Band) 66 Before the Flood
"All Along the Watchtower"
1975 "Tangled Up in Blue" 31 Blood on the Tracks
"Hurricane" 33 43 7 Desire
1976 "Mozambique" 54
1977 "Rita May" 110 Non-album Single
1978 "Is Your Love in Vain?" 56 20 Street Legal
"Baby, Stop Crying" 13 5 70
"Changing of the Guards"
1979 "Love Minus Zero/No Limit" 98 Bob Dylan at Budokan
"Gotta Serve Somebody" 24 96 Slow Train Coming
"Precious Angel"
1980 "Man Gave Names to All the Animals"
"Slow Train"
"Solid Rock" Saved
"Saved"
1981 "Shot of Love" 38 Shot of Love
"Heart of Mine"
1983 "Union Sundown" 90 Infidels
1984 "Jokerman"
"Sweetheart Like You" 55 74
1985 "Tight Connection to My Heart (Has Anybody Seen My Love?)" 103 19 65 Empire Burlesque
"When the Night Comes Falling from the Sky"
1986 "Band of the Hand" 28 96 Non-album Single
"Got My Mind Made Up" 23 Knocked Out Loaded
1988 "Silvio" 5 Down in the Groove
1989 "Everything Is Broken" 8 98 Oh Mercy
"Slow Train" (with The Grateful Dead) 8 Dylan & The Dead
1990 "Unbelievable" 21 93 Under the Red Sky
1993 "My Back Pages" 26 The 30th Anniversary Concert Celebration
1995 "Dignity" 33 MTV Unplugged
1998 "Not Dark Yet" Time out of Mind
"Love Sick" 64
2000 "Things Have Changed" 58 Wonder Boys
2006 "Someday Baby" 120[12] Modern Times
2007 "Most Likely You'll Go Your Way (And I'll Go Mine)"
(Mark Ronson Re-Version)
51 Dylan promotion / Non-album Single
2008 "Dreamin' of You" The Bootleg Series Volume 8: Tell Tale Signs
2009 "Blowin' in the Wind" (download-only) 93 Dylan
"Discover EP"
("The Times They Are A-Changin'" / "Mr. Tambourine Man" / "Tangled Up in Blue" / "Ring Them Bells" / "Thunder on the Mountain") (download-only)
172
"Beyond Here Lies Nothin'" Together Through Life
"I Feel a Change Comin' On"
"Must Be Santa" 41 Christmas In The Heart
2010 "Make You Feel My Love" (download-only) 152 Dylan
2012 "Duquesne Whistle" Tempest
2013 "Wigwam" (unreleased demo) Record Store Day exclusive / The Bootleg Series Vol. 10: Another Self Portrait
2014 "Full Moon and Empty Arms" Shadows in the Night

Collaborations[edit]

Tribute albums[edit]

Film[edit]

Principal[edit]

Actor[edit]

Performer[edit]

Biographical[edit]

Soundtrack[edit]

Note: This section lists only the films for which Dylan made new recordings, or films which use Dylan's previously unreleased material. It does not list the large number of films that use his previous recordings.

Books[edit]

Notes[edit]

References[edit]

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