This song was written by Bob Dylan. It was recorded by him in 1965. It was released on his album Highway 61 Revisited. A live version recorded in Liverpool in 1966 was released as the B-side to I Want You in 1966. The single reached number sixteen on the UK Singles chart. The song has also been recorded by Barry McGuire, Judy Collins, and Nina Simone among others. Bob Dylan and George Harrison played the song during the New Morning sessions in 1970.