This article is a list of cover versions recorded and released by the Beatles as a band or solo artists. Ya Ya" (Lee Dorsey) – Walls and Bridges, 1974. Be-Bop-A-Lula (Gene Vincent) – Rock 'n' Roll, 1975. Stand by Me" (Ben E. King) – Rock 'n' Roll, 1975. Rip It Up"/"Ready Teddy" (Little Richard) – Rock 'n' Roll, 1975. You Can't Catch Me" (Chuck Berry) – Rock 'n' Roll, 1975. Ain't That a Shame" (Fats Domino) – Rock 'n' Roll, 1975
Personal and business stresses aside, the Beatles were also saddled with intense artistic pressure to top their prior album (Magical Mystery Tour soundtrack EP not withstanding), the groundbreaking Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band. Lennon dealt with the expectations by doing his best to ignore them. Of the 27 songs known to exist from the day, 19 would wind up on the White Album, two would be held over for Abbey Road and six were never issued by the group as an active unit. Lennon contributed a whopping 15 compositions to the proceedings, McCartney seven and Harrison five. When all was said and done, Harrison made a mono mix of the tape and a presented a copy to each of his bandmates as a reference for the upcoming sessions. Exactly what happened to the recordings afterwards remains a mystery.
With The Beatles carried on where Please Please Me had left off, melding more Lennon-McCartney originals with further highlights from their stage set. It also included the song-writing debut of their twenty-year old, Lead Guitarist, George Harrison. With The Beatles shot to No. 1 in the Britain replacing Please Please Me and remained there for 21 of the 51 weeks it spent in the Top Twenty. The Making Of With The Beatles.
The Beatles is a 1968 album by the band of the same name, The Beatles. Its cover included no photographs, but was a simple white jacket, with the band's name die-stamped onto the paper. Early copies also included a serial number. The plain white cover led fans and listeners to call the record the "White Album". In time, even the band and their company, Apple Corps, began to use this name.
Help! is The Beatles' fifth studio album and the soundtrack to their second feature length film. The 14-track record includes 10 Lennon-McCartney numbers, 2 from George, and 2 covers ( Act Naturally and Dizzy Miss Lizzy ) – a steady improvement from the cover-padded Beatles For Sale. Starting with the title song, the album offers moments of compositional and lyrically foreshadowing into a much more sophisticated and adventurous musical territory, which the group immediately began exploring with Rubber Soul
The Beatles (commonly known as The White Album) is the eponymous tenth studio album by English rock band The Beatles.
The Beatles' lost album revealed. The superb solo ouput that followed The Beatles' split would make a dream album. Embracing the vitality of variety: The Beatles Photo: GETTY. In imagining one more Beatles album made up of choice material from 1970-1975 (when we will allow them, finally, to go their separate ways), I have tried to sequence two sides of vinyl, with a balance of Lennon-McCartney material, a couple of Harrison songs and a spot for Ringo. I have had to be brutal in my selections, leaving aside the claims of many great songs. Some of Lennon’s best work is almost too self-referential and raw, McCartney’s too whimsical and over-slick. John Lennon, title track from his 4th solo album, 1973). To close side one, Lennon on soulful, philosophical form with a big, anthemic classic given an (for his solo career) lush, Beatley production. Love is the answer, he sings.
That prompts our look back at the fascinating history of the simple but iconic design of this landmark release. In a 2014 feature on the world’s rarest records in the Daily Telegraph, one dealer said that the in-demand low number copies of The Beatles continue to be in huge demand, with those numbered up to 100 raising between £4,000 and £10,000. The BEATLES (‘White Album’) releases include: Super Deluxe: The comprehensive, individually numbered 7-disc and digital audio collections feature: CDs 1 & 2: The BEATLES (‘White Album’) 2018 stereo album mix.