Annotation

Work status:

  • Lyrics first published in Broadside #39.
  • First copyright date: 1963-11-05
  • Copyright renewed in 1991
Annotation last modified on 2012-01-08 23:26 UTC.

Relationships

lyricist and composer:Bob Dylan (in 1963)
publisher:M. Witmark & Sons
Warner Bros. Music (publisher; do NOT use as release label)
Warner Bros., Inc. (not for release label use!)
Warner/Chappell (from 1963 until 1991)
Special Rider Music (from 1991 to present)
lyrics page:https://genius.com/Bob-dylan-the-times-they-are-a-changin-lyrics [info]
http://lyrics.wikia.com/Bob_Dylan:The_Times_They_Are_A-Changin' [info] (until 2020-09-21)
SecondHandSongs:https://secondhandsongs.com/work/625 [info]
Songfacts:http://www.songfacts.com/detail.php?id=407 [info]
Wikidata:Q2006225 [info]
later translated versions:Časy se mění
Er komen andere tijden
Es kommen andere Zeiten
Les temps changent
The Times, They Are A‐Changin’ (English / Irish)
Vi låter oss inte besegras
later versions:Earth Change

Recordings

DateTitleAttributesArtistLength
recordings
1963-10-24The Times They Are A‐Changin’ (original stereo studio mix)Bob Dylan3:14
1963-10-24The Times They Are A‐Changin’ ("Original Mono Recordings" remix)Bob Dylan3:15
1963-10The Times They Are A‐Changin’ (alternate version)Bob Dylan2:57
1963The Times They Are A‐Changin’Bob Dylan3:01
1964-02-01The Times They Are A‐Changin’liveBob Dylan2:36
1964-03-10The Times They Are A‐Changin’ (original stereo mix)coverSimon & Garfunkel2:53
1964-03-10The Times They Are A‐Changin’ (original mono mix)coverSimon & Garfunkel2:53
1964-05-17The Times They Are A‐Changin’liveBob Dylan3:35
1964-05-17The Times They Are A‐Changin’ (live at Royal Festival Hall, London, UK – May 1964)liveBob Dylan3:32
1964-10-10The Times They Are A‐Changin’liveBob Dylan3:33
1964-10-31The Times They Are A-Changin' (5.0 mix)liveBob Dylan4:00
1964-10-31The Times They Are A‐Changin’ (live, 1964-10-31: Philharmonic Hall, New York City, NY, USA)liveBob Dylan3:29
1965-04-30The Times They Are A-Changin' (1965-04-30: City Hall, The Oval, Sheffield, England, UK)liveBob Dylan?:??
1965-04-30The Times They Are A-Changin' (live at the Oval, City Hall, Sheffield, England - April 30, 1965)liveBob Dylan3:27
1965-05-01The Times They Are A-Changin' (live at the Odeon, Liverpool, England - May 1, 1965)liveBob Dylan3:05
1965-05-02The Times They Are A-Changin' (live at de Montfort Hall, Leicester, England - May 2, 1965)liveBob Dylan2:57
1965-05-05The Times They Are A-Changin' (live at Town Hall, Birmingham, England - May 5, 1965)liveBob Dylan3:17
1965-05-06The Times They Are A-Changin' (live at City Hall, Newcastle, England - May 6, 1965)liveBob Dylan2:59
1965-05-07The Times They Are A-Changin' (1965-05-07: Free Trade Hall, Manchester, England, UK)liveBob Dylan?:??
1965-05-07The Times They Are A-Changin' (live at Free Trade Hall, Manchester, England - May 7, 1965)liveBob Dylan3:02
1965-05-07The Times They Are A‐Changin’ (live, 1965‐05‐07: Free Trade Hall, Manchester, UK)liveBob Dylan?:??
1965-05-09The Times They Are A-Changin' (1965-05-09: Royal Albert Hall, London, England, UK)liveBob Dylan?:??
1965-05-09The Times They Are A-Changin' (Incomplete) (live at the Royal Albert Hall, Manchester, England - May 9, 1965)live and partialBob Dylan3:12
1965-05-10The Times They Are A-Changin' (live at the Royal Albert Hall, Manchester, England - May 10, 1965)liveBob Dylan3:20
1965-06-28The Times They Are a-Changin’ (first version)The Byrds1:58
1965-09-01The Times They Are A‐Changin’coverThe Byrds2:20
1965-09-23The Times They Are A‐Changin’ (Party! sessions mix, session #5)coverThe Beach Boys1:57
1965-09-23The Times They Are A‐Changin’ (Party! sessions mix)coverThe Beach Boys2:25
1968-05-24The Times They Are a Changin' (live at Lewisham Odeon)cover and liveThe Hollies3:20
1968-05The Times They Are A-Changin' (live)cover and liveThe Hollies3:21
1968The Times They Are a Changin'cover and liveThe Hollies3:24
1968Times They Are A-Changingcover and liveThe Human Beinz2:02
1975-11-21The Times They Are A‐Changin’ (live, 1975-11-21 (afternoon): Boston Music Hall, Boston, MA, USA)liveBob Dylan2:46
1978-02-28 – 1978-03-01The Times They Are A‐Changin’ (live, 1978-02/03: Nippon Budokan Hall, Tokyo, Japan)liveBob Dylan5:29
1978-03-15The Times They Are A-Changin' (1978-03-15: Festival Hall, Brisbane, QLD, Australia (mono soundboard source))liveBob Dylan?:??
1978-04-01The Times They Are A-Changin' (live, 1978-04-01: Randwick Park, Sydney, Australia)liveBob Dylan?:??
1979-09-19 – 1979-09-23The Times They Are A-Changin’ (live, 1979-09-19/23: Madison Square Garden, New York, NY, USA)cover and liveJames Taylor, Carly Simon & Graham Nash3:07
1981-11-10The Times They Are A-Changin' (live, 1981-11-10: Saenger Performing Arts Center, New Orleans, LA, USA)liveBob Dylan?:??
1984-07-01The Times They Are A-Changin' / Les Temps Changent (live, 1984-07-01: Parc de Sceaux, Paris, France)liveBob Dylan feat. Hugues Aufray?:??
1987-06The Times They Are A‐Changin’Bob Dylan & Grateful Dead3:14
1987-07-04The Times They Are A-Changin' (1987-07-04: Sullivan Stadium, Foxboro, MA, USA)liveBob Dylan & Grateful Dead4:42
1987The Times They Are A Changin' (live, 1987: Bridge Tour, U.S.S.R.)cover and liveBilly Joel2:57
1987The Times They Are a Changin' (live)cover and liveBilly Joel2:54
1989-06-15The Times They Are A-Changin' (1989-06-15: Palacio de Los Deportes, Madrid, Spain)liveBob Dylan?:??
1989-07-19The Times They Are a' Changin' (1989-07-19: Merriweather Post Pavilion, Columbia, MD, USA)liveBob Dylan?:??
1989-12-31The Times They Are a Changing (1989-12-31: Point Depot, Dublin, Ireland)cover and liveU2?:??
1989-12-31The Times They Are A-Changin’ (live, 1989-12-31: Point Theatre, Dublin, Ireland)cover and liveU20:27
1989-12-31When the Time They Are Changingcover, live and partialU20:25
1992-10-16The Times They Are A‐Changin’ (live, 1992-10-16: Madison Square Garden, New York, NY, USA)cover and liveTracy Chapman3:01
1994-11-17 – 1994-11-18The Times They Are A-Changin'liveBob Dylan5:49
1995-03-30The Times They Are-A-Changin'liveBob Dylan6:21
1995-10-15The Times They Are A-Changin' (acoustic) (1995-10-15: Thibodaux Civic Center, Thibodaux, LA, USA)liveBob Dylan?:??
1995-10-16The Times They Are A-Changin' (acoustic) (1995-10-16: McAlister Auditorium, Tulane University, New Orleans, LA, USA)liveBob Dylan & Sheryl Crow?:??
1997-12-07The Times They Are a Changin’ (live, 1997-12-07: John F. Kennedy Center For The Performing Arts, Washington, DC, USA)cover and liveBruce Springsteen?:??
1997-12-07The Times They Are A-Changin’ (live, 1997-12-07 John F. Kennedy Center For The Performing Arts, Washington, DC, USA)cover and liveBruce Springsteen & The E Street Band3:29
1999-06-18The Times They Are A-Changin' (live, 1999-06-18: Concord Pavillion, Concord, CA, USA)liveBob Dylan?:??
2000-09-22The Times They Are a Changin (2000-09-22: Sheffield Arena, Sheffield, England, UK)liveBob Dylan?:??
2001-10-04The Times They Are A-Changin’ (live, 2001-10-04: 013, Tilburg, Noord-Brabant, Netherlands)cover and liveBlackmore’s Night4:15
2006-07-23The Times They Are a Changing (live, 2006-07-23: All About the Music Festival, Wiggins Park, Camden, NJ, USA)cover and liveBrandi Carlile4:37
2008-11-04The Times They Are A-Changin' (2008-11-04: Northrop Auditorium, Minneapolis, MN, USA)liveBob Dylan5:21
2011-10-25The Times They Are A-Changin (2011-10-25: SAP Arena, Mannheim, Germany)liveBob Dylan & Mark Knopfler?:??
2018The Times They Are A-Changin'coverBettye LaVette5:08
2020-01-31The Times, They Are A-Changin'cover and liveBon Iver2:35
2020-06The Times They Are A-Changin’coverNeil Young5:01
Medley: The Times They Are A-Changin' / Talking World War III Blues / It's All Right Ma (I'm Only Bleeding) / Gates of Eden / Love Minus Zero/No Limit / All I Really Want To Do (1965-05-09, soundcheck: Royal Albert Hall, London, England, UK)medleyBob Dylan?:??
The Times They Are A Chagin'coverThe Hollies3:16
The Times They Are a Changin'coverThe Ian Campbell Folk Group3:07
The Times They Are a Changin'coverDamien Leith2:59
The Times They Are a Changin'coverNina Simone?:??
The Times They Are a Changin'coverThe Del McCoury Band3:49
The Times They Are a Changin'coverVice Squad2:14
The Times They Are a Changin'coverTim Timebomb3:12
The Times They Are a Changin'coverThe Hollies?:??
The Times They Are a Changin'cover and liveRunrig3:55
The Times They Are A Changin'coverEddie Owen2:44
The Times They Are A Changin'coverPeter, Paul & Mary4:09
The Times They Are A Changin'coverBlueground Undergrass5:52
The Times They Are a Changin' (acoustic) (1988-07-18: Meadowbrook Music Theatre, Oakland University, Rochester Hills, MI, USA)liveBob Dylan?:??
The Times They Are a Changin' (live at Lewisham Odeon)cover and liveThe Hollies3:19
The Times They Are a Changin' (live)cover and liveBilly Joel2:12
The Times They Are a Changin’cover and liveMerry Clayton3:53
The Times They Are a Changin’ (instrumental)instrumentalThe Byrds2:26
The Times They Are a ChangingliveBob Dylan5:57
The Times They Are a ChangingliveBob Dylan6:44
The Times They Are a ChangingcoverThe Wanderers2:59
The Times They Are a ChangingliveBob Dylan3:13
The Times They Are A-ChanginliveBob Dylan4:33
The Times They Are A-ChanginThe Byrds2:19
The Times They Are A-Changin'cover and liveTracy Chapman2:52
The Times They Are A-Changin'coverOdetta4:39
The Times They Are A-Changin'coverThe Silkie3:58
The Times They Are A-Changin'coverJudy Collins3:37
The Times They Are A-Changin'coverBarbara Dickson4:47
The Times They Are A-Changin'Bob Dylan3:16
The Times They Are A-Changin'cover and liveManfred Mann’s Earth Band6:55
The Times They Are A-Changin'coverCher3:10
The Times They Are A-Changin' (NapsterLive Version)cover and liveBrandi Carlile3:24
The Times They Are A-Changin' (live, 1974-01-14: Boston Gardens, Boston, MA, USA)liveBob Dylan & The Band3:21
The Times They Are A-Changin'coverJoshua Redman5:08
The Times They Are A-Changin' (live, 2006-05-27: Earthfest, DCR Hatch Memorial Shell, Boston, MA, USA)cover and liveBrandi Carlile5:33
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