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Song Lyrics

They say ev`rything can be replaced,

Yet ev`ry distance is not near.

So I remember ev`ry face

Of ev`ry man who put me here.

I see my light come shining

From the west unto the east.

Any day now, any day now,

I shall be released.

They say ev`ry man needs protection,

They say ev`ry man must fall.

Yet I swear I see my reflection

Some place so high above this wall.

I see my light come shining

From the west unto the east.

Any day now, any day now,

I shall be released.

Standing next to me in this lonely crowd,

Is a man who swears he`s not to blame.

All day long I hear him shout so loud,

Crying out that he was framed.

I see my light come shining

From the west unto the east.

Any day now, any day now,

I shall be released.

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Release History

The Bob Dylan song "I Shall Be Released" appears on the following albums:
1974-01-10: Maple Leaf Gardens, Toronto, ON, Canada
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1974-01-14, afternoon show: Boston Gardens, Boston, MA, USA
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1978-06-26: Westfalenhalle, Dortmund, West Germany
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26 June 1978

1978-10-27: Wings Stadium, Kalamazoo, MI, USA
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Bob Dylan (ˈdɪlən; born Robert Allen Zimmerman, May 24, 1941) is an American singer-songwriter, artist, and writer. He has been influential in popular music and culture for more than five decades. Much of his most celebrated work dates from the 1960s when his songs chronicled social unrest, although Dylan repudiated suggestions from journalists that he was a spokesman for his generation. Nevertheless, early songs such as "Blowin' in the Wind" and "The Times They Are a-Changin'" became anthems for the American civil rights and anti-war movements. Leaving his initial base in the American folk music revival, Dylan's six-minute single "Like a Rolling Stone" altered the range of popular music in 1965. His mid-1960s recordings, backed by rock musicians, reached the top end of the United States music charts while also attracting denunciation and criticism from others in the folk movement.

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Release Date
1 July 1968
Genre
Roots rock
Song Duration
3:56
Labels
Capitol
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