Bob Dylan’s handwritten ‘Like a Rolling Stone’ lyrics up for auction

Music 29/09/2017

A handwritten sheet of lyrics to 'Like a Rolling Stone' written and signed by Bob Dylan this year, is up for auction with a starting price of $125,000.

That is less than 10 percent the price of a set of similar pages written in 1965.

Back in 2014, an unidentified buyer paid more than $2 million for four sheets of headed notepaper from the Roger Smith Hotel in Washington, D.C., that were used by Dylan to write down lines that didn’t make it into his original recording of the classic track. 

At the time, it was described as “the only known draft of the final lyrics for the song.