Bob Dylan performs 'Learning to Fly' as tribute to Tom Petty

Music 24/10/2017

It's hard to believe it's been three weeks since music legend, Tom Petty died at the age of 66.

Since then tributes have flooded in included tons of covers from other musicians in honour of the talented singer and songwriter.

At a recnt concert held on the day after what would have been Tom Petty's 67th birthday, Bob Dylan performed his late Traveling Wilburys bandmate's song 'Learning to Fly'.

'Learning to Fly' was released on Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers 1991 album 'Into the Great Wide Open'.

Bob Dylan spoke about Petty's death earlier this month.

"It's shocking, crushing news," he told Rolling Stone. "I thought the world of Tom. He was a great performer, full of the light, a friend, and I’ll never forget him."