March 20, 2017 8:14 am
Updated: March 20, 2017 9:05 am

Bob Dylan booked at London’s Budweiser Gardens in July

In this Jan. 12, 2012, file photo, Bob Dylan performs in Los Angeles. Dylan was named the winner of the 2016 Nobel Prize in literature Thursday, Oct. 13, 2016, in a stunning announcement that for the first time bestowed the prestigious award to someone primarily seen as a musician.

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One of the most iconic musicians of all time is coming to London’s Budweiser Gardens this summer.

Bob Dylan and his band will perform on Thursday, July 6. The news was made public by officials with Budweiser Gardens on Monday, a day after the 55th anniversary of the release of his self-titled debut album.

Tickets go on sale this Friday, March 24 at 10 a.m.

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His London show is one of a half dozen tour dates scheduled in Ontario in late June and early July. He plays Kingston June 24, Ottawa June 27, Barrie July 2, Oshawa July 4 and the Air Canada Centre in Toronto on July 5.

Dylan has sold over 100 million records since beginning his musical career in the early 1960s, making him one of the best-selling artists of all time.

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He has been inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and received 11 Grammy Awards, a Golden Globe Award, an Academy Award, the Presidential Medal of Freedom and the Nobel Prize for Literature.

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