Bettye LaVette on Interpreting Bob Dylan: ‘I Had to Go to Bed With These Songs’

"Can you tell that I'm happy?" asks Bettye LaVette. The reason, the singer says, is Things Have Changed, her new album comprised entirely of songs written by Bob Dylan.

With help from her husband Kevin Kiley, LaVette narrowed down Dylan's enormous songbook to 12 selections, eschewing his

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