Bob Dylan will be heading to the UK in May

The legendary Bob Dylan will be returning to the UK in May 2017 for six shows.

The iconic American singer, songwriter, artist and writer will be taking to stages in Cardiff, Bournemouth, Nottingham, Glasgow and Liverpool, before culminating in a show at the SSE Arena in Wembley, London on the 9 May 2017.

Dylan released his 37th studio album this year, entitled Fallen Angels, featuring covers of twelve classic American songs chosen by Dylan.

He first released his self-titled album back in 1962, having since established himself as one of the most important voices in modern music.

Bob Dylan - Just Like Tom Thumb's Blues (Official Video)

Here are those tour dates in full:

3 May – Motorpoint Arena, Cardiff
4 May – International Centre, Bournemouth
5 May – Motorpoint Arena, Nottingham
7 May – SECC Clyde Auditorium, Glasgow
8 May – Echo Arena, Liverpool
9 May – SSE Arena, Wembley, London

Tickets go on sale at 10:00 on Tuesday 13 December through