Baby, Let Me Follow You Down (Bob Dylan version)

~ Song

Annotation

Work status:

  • First attempted copyright date: filed in 1964-01, rejected/withdrawn on 1964-02-05 (in favor of Eric Von Schmidt's version)
  • In October 1965, Dylan added two verses, and arranged the song for electric rather than acoustic instruments.
Annotation last modified on 2012-01-09 02:14 UTC.

Relationships

additional composer: Eric Von Schmidt
additional lyricist: Bob Dylan (1965-10)
arranger: Bob Dylan (1965-10)
composer: Reverend Gary Davis
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist)
lyricist: Blind Boy Fuller
writer: [traditional] (Special Purpose Artist)
Wikipedia: en: Baby, Let Me Follow You Down [info]
lyrics page: http://lyrics.wikia.com/Bob_Dylan:Baby,_Let_Me_Follow_You_Down [info]
version of: Baby, Let Me Follow You Down (Eric Von Schmidt version)

Recordings

Date Title Attributes Artist Length
performance
1965-12-04 Baby Let Me Follow You Down (1965-12-04: Berkeley Community Theatre, Berkeley, CA, USA) live Bob Dylan ?:??
1966-04-13 Baby Let Me Follow You Down (1966-04-13: Sydney Stadium, Sydney, NSW, Australia) live Bob Dylan ?:??
1976-11-25 Baby Let Me Follow You Down live The Band with Bob Dylan 2:56
1976-11-25 Baby Let Me Follow You Down (reprise) live and partial The Band with Bob Dylan 2:48
1984 Baby, Let Me Follow You Down (live, 1984: Austin, TX, USA) cover Roky Erickson 2:37
[Eat the Document soundtrack: Scene 52]: Baby, Let Me Follow You Down live Bob Dylan 1:15
Baby Let Me Follow You Down Bob Dylan 2:56
Baby Let Me Follow You Down (1963-04-xx through 1964-06-xx: Witmark & Sons studio sessions) Bob Dylan ?:??
Baby Let Me Follow You Down (1961-12-22: [hotel room], Minneapolis, MN, USA) Bob Dylan ?:??
Baby Let Me Follow You Down (1962-10-xx: "Billy Faier Show") live Bob Dylan ?:??
Baby Let Me Follow You Down Bob Dylan 1:59
Baby Let Me Follow You Down The Band with Bob Dylan 2:56
Baby Let Me Follow You Down live The Band with Bob Dylan 2:56
Baby Let Me Follow You Down Bob Dylan 1:58
Baby Let Me Follow You Down cover Marianne Faithfull 2:26
Baby Let Me Follow You Down live The Band & Bob Dylan 4:10
Baby Let Me Follow You Down live The Band with Bob Dylan 2:45
Baby Let Me Follow You Down (reprise) live The Band with Bob Dylan 3:03
Baby Let Me Follow You Down (reprise) live The Band with Bob Dylan 2:48
Baby Let Me Follow You Down (reprise) The Band with Bob Dylan 2:59
Baby Let Me Follow You Down (Reprise) live The Band & Bob Dylan 2:48
Baby, Let Me Follow You Down (original mono studio mix) Bob Dylan 2:35
Baby, Let Me Follow You Down ("Original Mono Recordings" remaster) Bob Dylan 2:35
Baby, Let Me Follow You Down Bob Dylan 1:56
Baby, Let Me Follow You Down live Bob Dylan 3:26
Baby, Let Me Follow You Down (officially released stereo studio recording) Bob Dylan 2:35
Baby, Let Me Follow You Down live Bob Dylan 6:01
Baby, Let Me Follow You Down (stereo remix) Bob Dylan 2:35
Baby, Let Me Follow You Down cover and live Robyn Hitchcock 3:07
Baby, Let Me Follow You Down cover and instrumental The Grassmasters 2:38
Baby, Let Me Follow You Down Bob Dylan 2:58
Baby, Let Me Follow You Down Bob Dylan 1:53
Baby, Let Me Follow You Down Bob Dylan 2:56
Baby, Let Me Follow You Down Bob Dylan 2:37
Baby, Let Me Follow You Down Bob Dylan ?:??
Baby, Let Me Follow You Down Bob Dylan 2:02
Baby, Let Me Follow You Down live Bob Dylan 3:05
Baby, Let Me Follow You Down live Bob Dylan 3:39
Baby, Let Me Follow You Down live Bob Dylan 3:59
Baby, Let Me Follow You Down live Bob Dylan 3:25
Baby, Let Me Follow You Down live Bob Dylan 3:31
Baby, Let Me Follow You Down live Bob Dylan 3:39
Baby, Let Me Follow You Down live Bob Dylan 3:41
Baby, Let Me Follow You Down live Bob Dylan 3:40
Baby, Let Me Follow You Down live Bob Dylan & The Band 4:02
Baby, Let Me Follow You Down live Bob Dylan 3:47
Baby, Let Me Follow You Down live Bob Dylan 3:46
Baby, Let Me Follow You Down live Bob Dylan 4:47
Baby, Let Me Follow You Down live Bob Dylan 3:44
Baby, Let Me Follow You Down Bob Dylan & The Band 2:30
Baby, Let Me Follow You Down live Bob Dylan 3:39
Mama, Let Me Lay It on You (Baby, Let Me Follow You Down) cover Hot Tuna 4:48