Dylan To Celebrate 50th Anniversary With 35th Album
July 17, 2012 at 10:31 AM (PT)
BOB DYLAN is set the celebrate 50 years as a recording artist with his new studio album, Tempest, which will be released on SEPTEMBER 11th via COLUMBIA RECORDS. The 35th studio recording by the artist features 10 new and original songs, and was produced by JACK FROST.
This year, DYLAN was the recipient of the Presidential Medal of Freedom, the country’s highest civilian honor. He was awarded a special Pulitzer Prize in 2008 for "his profound impact on popular music and American culture, marked by lyrical compositions of extraordinary poetic power."
He was also the recipient of the FRENCH Commandeur des Arts et des Lettres in 1990, SWEDEN’s Polar Music Award in 2000 and several Doctorates including the UNIVERSITY OF ST. ANDREWS and PRINCETON UNIVERSITY as well as numerous other honors.