London — Universal Music Group’s publishing arm has bought Bob Dylan’s entire back catalogue of more than 600 songs, from towering classics such as 1965’s Like a Rolling Stone to this year’s 17-minute epic Murder Most Foul.

“The deal is the most significant music publishing agreement this century and one of the most important of all time,” UMG said in a press release...

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