Bob Dylan's influence on popular music is incalculable. As a songwriter, he pioneered several different schools of pop songwriting, from confessional singer/songwriter to winding, hallucinatory, stream-of-consciousness narratives. As a vocalist, he broke down the notion that a singer must have a conventionally good voice in order to perform, thereby redefining the vocalist's role in popular music. As a musician, he sparked several genres of pop music, including electrified folk-rock and country-rock. And that's just the tip of his achievements. Dylan's force was evident enough during his height of popularity in the 1960s -- the Beatles' shift toward introspective songwriting in the mid-'60s never would have happened without him -- but his influence echoed throughout several subsequent generations, as many of his songs became popular ...
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Album Discography

Year Album Label AllMusic Rating User Ratings
Bob Dylan 1962 Bob Dylan Legacy / Sony Music Distribution
 
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The Freewheelin' Bob Dylan 1963 The Freewheelin' Bob Dylan Columbia / Legacy
 
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The Times They Are A-Changin' 1964 The Times They Are A-Changin' Columbia
 
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Another Side of Bob Dylan 1964 Another Side of Bob Dylan Mobile Fidelity Sound Lab
 
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Bringing It All Back Home 1965 Bringing It All Back Home Columbia / Legacy
 
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Highway 61 Revisited 1965 Highway 61 Revisited Columbia / Legacy
 
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Blonde on Blonde 1966 Blonde on Blonde Mobile Fidelity Sound Lab
 
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John Wesley Harding 1967 John Wesley Harding Columbia
 
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Nashville Skyline 1969 Nashville Skyline Columbia / Legacy
 
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Self Portrait 1970 Self Portrait Columbia
 
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New Morning 1970 New Morning Columbia
 
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Pat Garrett & Billy the Kid  [Soundtrack] 1973 Pat Garrett & Billy the Kid [Soundtrack] Columbia
 
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Dylan [1973] 1973 Dylan [1973] Sony Music
 
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Planet Waves 1974 Planet Waves Columbia
 
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Before the Flood 1974 Before the Flood Columbia
 
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Blood on the Tracks 1975 Blood on the Tracks Columbia / Legacy
 
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The Basement Tapes 1975 The Basement Tapes Columbia
 
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Desire 1976 Desire Columbia
 
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Hard Rain 1976 Hard Rain Columbia
 
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Street Legal 1978 Street Legal Columbia / Sony Music Distribution
 
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Slow Train Coming 1979 Slow Train Coming Columbia
 
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At Budokan 1979 At Budokan Columbia
 
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Saved 1980 Saved Columbia
 
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Shot of Love 1981 Shot of Love Columbia
 
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Infidels 1983 Infidels Columbia
 
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Real Live 1984 Real Live Columbia
 
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Empire Burlesque 1985 Empire Burlesque Columbia
 
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Knocked Out Loaded 1986 Knocked Out Loaded Columbia
 
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Down in the Groove 1988 Down in the Groove Columbia
 
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Dylan & the Dead 1989 Dylan & the Dead Columbia
 
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Oh Mercy 1989 Oh Mercy Columbia
 
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Under the Red Sky 1990 Under the Red Sky Columbia
 
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Good as I Been to You 1992 Good as I Been to You Columbia
 
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Bob Dylan: The 30th Anniversary Concert Celebration 1993 Bob Dylan: The 30th Anniversary Concert Celebration Columbia
 
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World Gone Wrong 1993 World Gone Wrong Columbia
 
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MTV Unplugged 1995 MTV Unplugged Columbia
 
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Time Out of Mind 1997 Time Out of Mind Columbia
 
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Love and Theft 2001 Love and Theft Columbia
 
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Masked and Anonymous 2003 Masked and Anonymous Columbia
 
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Bob Dylan: Les Chroniques, Vol. 1 2005 Bob Dylan: Les Chroniques, Vol. 1 Sony BMG
 
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Modern Times 2006 Modern Times Columbia / Sony BMG
 
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I'm Not There [Original Soundtrack] 2007 I'm Not There [Original Soundtrack] Columbia
 
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Theme Time Radio Hour: With Your Host Bob Dylan 2008 Theme Time Radio Hour: With Your Host Bob Dylan Ace
 
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Together Through Life 2009 Together Through Life Columbia
 
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Christmas in the Heart 2009 Christmas in the Heart Sony Music Distribution / Columbia
 
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Bob Dylan's Theme Time Radio Hour: The Best of the Second Series 2009 Bob Dylan's Theme Time Radio Hour: The Best of the Second Series Chrome Dreams
 
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Bob Dylan's Country Selection 2011 Bob Dylan's Country Selection Chrome Dreams
 
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Tempest 2012 Tempest Columbia / Columbia Records
 
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Shadows in the Night 2015 Shadows in the Night Columbia
 
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Fallen Angels 2016 Fallen Angels Columbia
 
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Triplicate 2017 Triplicate Columbia / Sony Music
 
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Rough and Rowdy Ways 2020 Rough and Rowdy Ways Columbia
 
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Bob Dylan and The New Folk Movement Bob Dylan and The New Folk Movement DM Digital
 
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