This song was written and recorded by Bob Dylan in 1965. It was first released as a single with Gates Of Eden on the B-side. It reached number two on the Billboard chart and number four on the UK Singles chart. It was later released on the album Highway 61 Revisited. The Beatles played the song during the Let It Be sessions in 1969. The title is mentioned in The Beatles’ song Dig It from the 1970 album Let It Be. The song was also played during a jam session for John Lennon’s birthday in 1971. The jam included John Lennon, Ringo Starr, Yoko Ono and Phil Spector among others. The song has also been recorded by The Turtles, Cher, and The Jimi Hendrix Experience among others.
Now Hear This : Dig It – The Beatles (1970)