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Watch Bob Dylan perform as David Letterman's final musical guest

The singer provided an emotional goodbye to the legendary host

 

Watch Bob Dylan perform on David Letterman as final musical guest Photo: Wenn

Bob Dylan performed as David Letterman's final musical guest last night (19 May) playing a fitting tribute to the host's departure with 'The Night We Called It a Day'.

It was a rare appearance on Dylan's behalf, having only appeared on the show a few times in the 35 years Letterman has been broadcasting. Letterman introduced him in flattering style: "This man first appeared on the old show in 1984 and was last on the show in 1993, I couldn't be more happy, more honoured to have him with us tonight. The great Bob Dylan." 

After a host of special musical guests over the past week including Tom Waits, Mumford & Sons and Elvis Costello, Dylan closed the show and Letterman's 35 year career with an emotional rendition of 'The Night We Called it a Day' from his 2015 album Shadows In The Night.     

Watch Bob Dylan performing 'The Night We Called it a Day' below:

Bob Dylan is embarking on a full UK tour later this year. Tickets are on sale now. For tickets and more information, visit here

Wed October 21 2015 - LONDON Royal Albert Hall
Thu October 22 2015 - LONDON Royal Albert Hall
Fri October 23 2015 - LONDON Royal Albert Hall
Tue October 27 2015 - MANCHESTER O2 Apollo
Wed October 28 2015 - MANCHESTER O2 Apollo
Thu October 29 2015 - CARDIFF Motorpoint Arena


Sean Kerwick

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