|The Best of Bob Dylan|
|Greatest hits album by|
|Released||2 June 1997|
|Bob Dylan chronology|
The Best of Bob Dylan is a compilation album released in the United Kingdom, New Zealand, Australia and Canada on 2 June 1997. It was later released in Europe and Japan, although it has never been released in the United States.
|1.||"Blowin' in the Wind"||The Freewheelin' Bob Dylan (1963)||2:48|
|2.||"The Times They Are a-Changin'"||The Times They Are a-Changin' (1964)||3:14|
|3.||"Don't Think Twice, It's All Right"||The Freewheelin' Bob Dylan (1963)||3:40|
|4.||"Mr. Tambourine Man"||Bringing It All Back Home (1965)||5:29|
|5.||"Like a Rolling Stone"||Highway 61 Revisited (1965)||6:10|
|6.||"Just Like a Woman"||Blonde on Blonde (1966)||4:56|
|7.||"All Along the Watchtower"||John Wesley Harding (1967)||2:33|
|8.||"Lay Lady Lay"||Nashville Skyline (1969)||3:20|
|9.||"I Shall Be Released"||Bob Dylan's Greatest Hits Vol. II (1971)||3:05|
|10.||"If Not for You"||New Morning (1970)||2:43|
|11.||"Knockin' on Heaven's Door"||Pat Garrett & Billy the Kid (1973)||2:32|
|12.||"Forever Young"||Planet Waves (1974)||4:58|
|13.||"Tangled Up in Blue"||Blood on the Tracks (1975)||5:43|
|14.||"Oh, Sister"||Desire (1976)||4:02|
|15.||"Gotta Serve Somebody"||Slow Train Coming (1979)||5:25|
|17.||"Everything Is Broken"||Oh Mercy (1989)||3:15|
|18.||"Shelter from the Storm" (alternate version)||Blood on the Tracks (1975)||6:00|
|New Zealand (RMNZ)||Gold||7,500^|
|Norway (IFPI Norway)||Platinum||50,000*|
*sales figures based on certification alone
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