Work status:

  • Had the temporary working title "Black Dog Blues"
  • First copyright date: 1966-03-29
  • Note: Originally copyrighted as "Most Likely Five Believers"
  • Copyrighted title was changed to "Obviously Five Believers" on 1976-11-22 (PA0000049249)
Annotation last modified on 2012-01-03 01:48 UTC.


lyricist and composer:Bob Dylan (from 1966-02 until 1966-03)
publisher:Dwarf Music (from 1966 to present)
lyrics page: [info]


1966-03-09Obviously Five Believers (original mono studio mix)Bob Dylan3:36
1966-03-10Obviously Five Believers (officially released stereo studio recording)Bob Dylan3:36
1966-03-10Obviously Five Believers (take 1, 3/10/1966, false start)partialBob Dylan0:59
1966-03-10Obviously Five Believers (take 2, 3/10/1966, breakdown)Bob Dylan1:13
1966-03-10Obviously Five Believers (take 3, 3/10/1966, complete)Bob Dylan3:47
1995-10-16Obviously Five Believers (1995-10-16: McAlister Auditorium, Tulane University, New Orleans, LA, USA)liveBob Dylan?:??
2015-10Obviously Five Believerscover and instrumentalAbsolutely Sweet Marie3:19
2016-05Obviously 5 Believerscover and liveOld Crow Medicine Show2:47
Obviously 5 BelieversBob Dylan?:??
Obviously 5 BelieversBob Dylan3:37
Obviously 5 BelieverscoverSean Costello4:38
Obviously 5 Believers (5.1 mix)Bob Dylan3:36
Obviously BelieversliveBob Dylan3:34
Obviously Five BelieverscoverNight Beats3:57
Obviously Five BelieversliveBob Dylan3:30
Obviously Five BelieversBob Dylan3:31
Obviously Five BelieversBob Dylan?:??
Obviously Five Believers (stereo remix #3)Bob Dylan3:37
Obviously Five Believers (stereo remix #2)Bob Dylan3:37
Obviously Five BelieversBob Dylan3:35
Obviously Five Believers (stereo remix #4)Bob Dylan3:37
Obviously Five Believers (Canada Mono LP)Bob Dylan3:34
Obviously Five Believers (French Mono LP)Bob Dylan3:36