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Highway 61 Revisited (album) by Bob Dylan 

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Highway 61 Revisited
Highway 61 Revisited by Bob Dylan (1965)
Overall rank: 20th   Overall chart history
Average Rating: 
89/100 (from 2,231 votes)
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Accolades: Best album of 1965 (1st)
Top 10 albums of the 1960s (7th)
Top 20 albums of all time (20th)

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Bob Dylan bestography

Highway 61 Revisited is ranked as the best album by Bob Dylan.

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Average Rating: 
89/100 (from 2,231 votes)
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From micah88800 12/02/2018 19:20
My 3rd favorite from Dylan (below Blood on the Tracks and Blonde on Blonde respectively). The production seems dated in comparison to Blonde on Blonde (which still sounds fresh today), but the songs are top notch. Probably the best album ever released up to that point. He was quickly surpassed by the Beatles late 60s output, but he was the king of music here and transformed popular music forever.
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From Goliath 11/11/2018 15:11
Absolutely love the lyrics (and I usually couldn't care less about lyrics), without the harmonica this album would be a 95 from me, but every time the harmonica kicks in the magic dies. Ballad of a thin man is the best track.
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From antaiospiano 11/04/2018 23:41
It often gets introduced as “the album that made people take rock ‘n’ roll more seriously and made rock mature”. Let me make this clear: rock ‘n’ roll never needed help from pretentious folkies and rock ‘n’ roll was never meant to be mature.
Having said that, the sound he creates shows he does understand rock ‘n’ roll, and he sounds rather soulful too from time to time. And it clearly had a great deal of positive influence on The Beatles, who - thank god - didn’t necessarily ‘mature’, but started playing with new ‘toys’... and they matured a bit, but not annoyingly like prog rock - yeah I said it. And The Beatles influenced Brian Wilson who then made psychedelic rock, and pretty much put the ‘60s on fire. So yeah, it kinda started the ‘60s.
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From mdbaxter 08/08/2018 14:12
A bit too lyrical for me but still very good.
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From Ronocoolo 08/07/2018 04:49
One of my all time favorite albums. Ballad of a thin man is my favorite Dylan track. This album is fantastic tracks all the way through.
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From OreoPanda 06/27/2018 04:51
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From emptysquares 06/09/2018 22:42
Dylan uses his new fangled electric guitar and upsets folkies everywhere.
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From JimagineL 05/15/2018 19:27
Dylan goes once again in to the blues, and for good. "Like a Rolling Stone" is a powerful song that changed how popular music was written, "Desolation Row" is a absolute mastercraft of lyricism, those two songs alone would make this a stonishing album, as far as a whole album goes, this
is what John Lennon, Brian Wilson, Mick Jagger set themselves to reach, and some of them made It.
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From Etak 05/13/2018 13:33
So what’s with the rating? People are saying perfect, masterpiece etc then rating it lower?

5 stars all day
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From LedZep 04/27/2018 22:58
Not my favourite Dylan, but this thing's still unbelievable. Desolation Row and one of the best songs ever imo Like A Rolling Stone are highlights.
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