He has also been known to change and alter his vocals constantly for each show.
He has received many awards during his musical career which include 11 Grammy Awards and a Golden Globe.
He has been awarded a Presidential Medal of Freedom from Barack Obama in 2012. Bob Dylan and Mavis Staples will be playing together this year on a 'Never Ending Tour' and Dylan also announced that he will be doing an album, his 37th entitled 'Fallen Angels' due for release in May.
Bob Dylan and Mavis Staples have some history together dating back from the 60's with a marriage proposal from Dylan but he was turned down by Mavis as she thought she was to young at the time. The 27 date tour will start in June beginning in Washington and end in New Hampshire on July 17.
He has been in five celebrity relationships averaging approximately 4.4 years each.
In addition to his usual acoustic guitar and harmonica, Dylan provides piano on one selection, "Black Crow Blues". 43 in the US (although it eventually went gold), and peaked at No. Throughout 1963, Dylan worked on a novel and a play.
Mavis Staples was born July 10, 1939, she is an American rhythm and blues and a gospel singer.
She has had a successful music career producing 19 albums both as a solo artist and in a group with her family 'The Staple Singers'.
The remaining tracks were drawn from existing releases.
In 2003, this album was released along with Dylan's two other Greatest Hits compilations in one four-disc set, as Greatest Hits Volumes I–III.