The Times They Are a-Changin' is the third studio album by American singer-songwriter Bob Dylan, released on January 13, 1964 by Columbia Records. Whereas his previous albums Bob Dylan and The Freewheelin' Bob Dylan consisted of original material among cover songs, Dylan's third album was the first to feature only original compositions. The album consists mostly of stark, sparsely arranged ballads concerning issues such as racism, poverty, and social change.
The Times They Are A-Changin’. Produced by Tom Wilson (producer). Album The Times They Are A-Changin’. The Times They Are A-Changin’ Lyrics. Come gather 'round people, wherever you roam And admit that the waters around you have grown And accept it that soon you’ll be drenched to the bone If your time to you is worth saving Then you better start swimmin' or you’ll sink like a stone For the times they are a-changin'. About The Times They Are A-Changin’. In the liner notes for his album Biograph, written by Cameron Crowe, Bob Dylan said the following about this song: This was definitely a song with a purpose.
Written by: Bob Dylan From: "The Times They Are A-Changin'" (1964).
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The Times They Are a-Changin' (song). The Times They Are a-Changin'" is a song written by Bob Dylan and released as the title track of his 1964 album of the same name. Dylan wrote the song as a deliberate attempt to create an anthem of change for the time, influenced by Irish and Scottish ballads. Released as a 45-rpm single in Britain in 1965, it reached number 9 in the British top ten.
Lyrics to "The Times They Are A-Changin'" song by Bob Dylan: Come gather 'round people Wherever you roam And admit that the waters Around you have grown And acce. The Times They Are A-Changin'" was originally recorded by Bob Dylan as a Witmark publishing demo in October 1963, a version that was later released on "The Bootleg Series Volumes 1–3 (Rare & Unreleased) 1961–1991". Waters around you have grown" is a reference to the Biblical Flood, a metaphor for the civil rights movement in the 1960s. This track reached number 9 in the British top-ten. In 2004, Rolling Stone magazine ranked this song number 59 on its list of the "500 Greatest Songs of All Time".
If there are a couple of songs that don't achieve the level of the aforementioned songs, that speaks more to the quality of those songs than the weakness of the remainder of the record. And that's also true of the album itself - yes, it pales next to its predecessor, but it's terrific by any other standard.
|I Wonder Who's Kissing Him Now||2:45|
|Here, There, And Everywhere||2:50|
|Got To Get You Into My Life||2:30|
|Love Is Where You Find It||2:30|
|It Ain't Ever Gonna Be||3:39|
|Toot Toot Tootsie (Goo'bye)||2:30|
|Show Me (From My Fair Lady)||2:58|
|Times They Are A-Changin'||2:40|
|ABCS-613||Marilyn Michaels||Times They Are A-Changin' (LP, Album)||ABC Records||ABCS-613||US||1967|
|ABC-613||Marilyn Michaels||Times They Are A-Changin' (LP, Album, Mono, Promo)||ABC Records||ABC-613||US||1967|