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Could Kesha’s Latest Bob Dylan Cover Be About Dr. Luke?

kesha i shall be released bob dylan fest coverOne night after her performance at the Billboard Music Awards, Kesha was on stage again with another Bob Dylan cover. She traveled from the Billboard Music Awards in Las Vegas to Dylan Fest in Nashville to sing “I Shall Be Released.”

The festival, a commemoration of Bob Dylan’s 75th birthday, welcomed Kesha to the Ryman Auditorium. It was there that the “True Colors” singer performed the classic track about the promise of liberation. In one of the song’s verses, there’s several lines about a man “who swears he’s not to blame.” The song goes on, “All day long I hear him cry so loud, calling out that he was framed.”

Kesha was forbidden from discussing her ongoing legal battle with music producer Dr. Luke as a condition of her BBMAs performance. Her spot in the show was almost cancelled due to concerns from Dr. Luke’s record company. Kesha kept her promise to perform and avoid controversy on the big night in Vegas.

Check out video of Kesha’s performance at Dylan Fest below.

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Watch Jimmy Fallon Cover Drake’s “Hotline Bling” As Bob Dylan

Jimmy Fallon Bob Dylan Hotline Bling CoverIn a recent skit on “The Tonight Show,” host Jimmy Fallon did a hilarious cover of Drake’s hit “Hotline Bling.” The comedian took the performance to another level, covering the song as famous singer Bob Dylan.

If you haven’t seen the performance, watch it below.

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