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Bob Dylan Sells Song Recordings to Sony in Latest Big Music Deal

Bob Dylan

Bob Dylan

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Bob Dylan sold his entire catalog of recorded music to Sony Group in the latest example of musicians cashing in on a wave of deals sweeping the industry.

The deal includes all of his recorded work, from his self-titled debut album on Columbia Records in 1962 through 2020’s “Rough and Rowdy Ways.” Terms of the sale weren’t disclosed, but the music-industry publication Billboard estimates that the recordings are worth at least $200 million. The deal was struck in July and announced by Sony on Monday.