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Full NameBob Dylan
First NameBob
Last NameDylan
Birth NameRobert Allen Zimmerman
Professionmusician, singer, author, poet
Birth CityDuluth, Minnesota
Birth CountryAmerica
Father NameAbram Zimmerman
Mother NameBeatrice Zimmerman
Gender IdentityMale
Sexual OrientationStraight
Marital StatusSingle
Relation WithCarolyn Dennis, Sara Dylan,
No Of Children7
SibilingsDavid Zimmerman
EducationHibbing High School, University of Minnesota
Height170 cm
Networth$2 B
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Date of BirthMay 24,1941
Age78 years
Amount$200 million

How Much is The Net Worth of Bob Dylan?

Nobel Prize winner for Literature Bob Dylan is an American musician, singer, and author, poet popular as the major figure of folk, blues, rock, country and jazz culture for more than fifty years. With his long career, Bob Dylan is worth around $200 million.

He has achieved huge fame from his successful career. He is popular for studio albums such as Together through Life, Tempest, Shadows in the Night, Fallen Angels and many more.

Net Worth Details- Salary And Income Sources

Bob Dylan is estimated to have a net worth of around $200 million as of 2019 according to several reliable sources. While some other sources including The Richest claim his net worth to be approximately $180 million.

How Much Is The Net Worth Of Bob Dylan? $200 million

He mostly earned from his eminent musical career for around five decades. Here see the earnings from his successful career.

Bob Has Sold 44 Million Albums Worldwide

Bob in one of the few artists to sell such a huge number of albums across the world. As per the statistics, he has sold over 35 million albums in the U.S.

Likewise, his world wide album sales count 44 million.

YearsIncome Sources/Earning From Sales Of His AlbumsEarnings
1962Bob Dylan$60,000
1963The Freewheelin' Bob Dylan$1,100,000
1965Bringing It All Back Hom$1,100,000
1965Highway 61 Revisited$1,150,000
1966Blonde on Blonde$2,300,000
1967John Wesley Harding$1,100,000
1967Bob Dylan's Greatest Hits$5,200,000
1969Nashville Skyline$1,150,000
1970New Morning ($500,000) and Self Portrait ($500,000)$1,000,000
1971Bob Dylan's Greatest Hits Vol. II$5,200,000
1973Dylan ($635,000) and Pat Garrett & Billy the Kid ($500,000)$1,135,000
1974Planet Waves ($560,000) and Before the Flood ($1,060,000)$1,620,000
1975The Basement Tapes ($560,000) Blood on the Tracks ($2,400,000)$2,960,000
1976Hard Rain ($600,000) Desire ($2,200,000)$2,800,000
1979Desire ($1,260,000) and live album at Budokan ($650,000)$1,910,000
1985Desire ($1,0160,000) and album Empire Burlesque ($50,000)$1,110,000
1989The Basement Tapes ($560,000) and live album Dylan & the Dead ($500,000)$1,060,000
1997The Best of Bob Dylan ($100,0000) and his album Time Out of Mind ($1,185,000)$1,285,000
1998The Bootleg Series Vol. 4: Bob Dylan Live 1966, The "Royal Albert Hall" Concert$560,000
2000The Essential Bob Dylan$1,340,000
2001Love and Theft$600,000
2006Modern Times$1,435,000
2009Christmas in the Heart ($60,000), Complication album The Collection ($500,000) and album Together Through Life ($100,000)$660,000
2014The 50th Anniversary Collection 1964$1,000,000

Bob Dylan officially debuted in the music industry in 1959 with the song Blowin’ In The Wind. Since then, he has sung popular and influential songs like A Hard Rain’s A-Gonna Fall, Hurricane, Don’t Think Twice, It’s All Right, In Ain’t Me Babe, Shelter from the Storm and many more.

Some of his famous albums include Blood on the Tracks, Bob Dylan, Highway 61 Revisited, Blonde on Blonde, Oh Mercy and others. Apart from this, he also makes a good sum from his tours, Merch sales, and gigs.

Dylan received many awards including Academy Awards (Oscar), Grammy, Golden Globe among others. Moreover, he has already been inducted in the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, Songwriters Hall of Fame, and many other titles.

Bob Dylan receiving 2016 Nobel Prize In Literature

Recently in 2016, he was awarded 2016 Nobel Prize in Literature for creating new poetic expressions within the great American song tradition.

In addition, in 2016, Dylan sold 6,000 artifacts from his private collection including contracts, handwritten lyrics, and private letters alongside audio and video recordings to the George Kaiser Family Foundation and the University of Tulsa for an estimated $15 to $20 million.

Similarly, in 2014, he sold a handwritten copy of “Like a Rolling Stone" for more than $2 million and the electric guitar for nearly $1 million.

His net worth is same as Ashton Kutcher and Johnny Devenanzio.

Instagram Earnings And Endorsements Income

Besides his eminent career, he makes a good sum from his Instagram account. A source repeated that he earns around $672.75 to $1,121.25 per sponsored post. In the like manner, he collects around $631 to $10.1 thousand monthly and gathers annual income of around $7.6 thousand to $121.2 thousand.

Similarly, he boosts his huge net worth from his million dollars endorsements deals. He has endorsed Victoria’s Secret, Apple, Cadillac, Pepsi, Google, Chobani, Chrysler, IBM, Heaven's Door and many other.

Charity Works

Bob Dylan believes in the art of giving. He has been involved in various charity works and campaigns. Till date, he has supported nonprofit organizations including Amnesty International, City of Hope, End Hunger Network, Feeding America, K9 Connection, MusiCares, and Music Rising.

Assets, Houses, Cars, Expenses, Taxes, Insurances

Coming to his lavish lifestyle, he owns several properties across the globe. He is currently living in Point Dume, Malibu, California.

Bob Dylan Assets: Houses

His other property lists House in Scotland ($2.5 million), House in Malibu, California, Boyhood home in Hibbing, and many more.

He Owns Several Luxuries Car Collection

Similarly, his cars collections and vehicles include:

Cadillac Escalade$99,795
1966 Ford Mustang$21,462
1964 Ford Galaxie Country Sedan$33,700
1970 Triumph Daytona 500$15,000
Harley Knucklehead Twin Harley$19,289 to $28,089
Triumph Tiger 100Starting from $12,000

Moving unto his insurance policies and plans, he has his vocal cords in·sured for around $6 million. Well, there is no information regarding his tax payments.

Bob Dylan Biography- Personal Life, Age, Wife, Married, Children, Son, Daughter, Divorce, Past Affair, Girlfriend, Height, Weight

Bob Dylan aka Robert Allen Zimmerman was born on 24 May 1941 under the sun sign Gemini. He was born in Duluth, Minnesota to parents; father Abram Zimmerman and mother Beatrice Zimmerman and was raised alongside brother David Zimmerman in the community of Hibbing.

As of 2019, Bob Dylan is 78 years old. He holds American nationality and belongs to the white ethnic group.

Coming to his personal life, Dylan is currently single as per several sources. Prior, he was first married to Carolyn Dennis from 1986 to 1992. They exchanged the vows on 4 June 1986. The estranged couple shared a child together; daughter Desiree Gabrielle Dennis-Dylan. The then-husband and wife divorced in October 1992.

Bob Dylan and Carolyn Dennis

Before Dennis, he was in a nuptial relationship with Sara Dylan. He was married to Sara Dylan from 22 November 1965 to 29 June 1977.

With her, he is blessed with children; sons Jesse Byron Dylan, Samuel Isaac Abram, Jakob Luke Dylan, and daughter Anna Lea. Moreover, he is the stepfather of Maria Lownds.

Bob Dylan with his wife Sara and his children

Regarding his previous relationships, he was linked to Mavis Staples, Ronnee Blakely, Edie Sedgwick, Suze Rotolo, Joan Baez, Ruth Tyrangiel, and Chris O’Dell.

Height And Weight

Bob Dylan stands tall at the height of 5 feet 7 inches (1.70 m) and weighs around 63 kg (139 pounds).

Accident And Death Rumors

In 1966, Bob Dylan tragically met with a motorcycle accident. He crashed his 500cc Triumph Tiger 100 in Woodstock, New York. Several vertebrae in his neck were broken but the exact injuries were not disclosed.

Bob Dylan was popular as the folk figure of the early 60s. On 25 July 1965, Bob Dylan in the 1965 Newport Folk Festival performed on the stage with an electric guitar.

The fans went mad and interpreted it as ‘Bob Dylan the folk figure of the early ‘60s was dead. Bob Dylan the rock voice of the late ‘60s generation was born’.

Updated On Tue Oct 01 2019 Published On Sun Jul 21 2019 By