Thursday, Dec. 14, 2017

The Early Beatles

First released: March 22, 1965

Producer: George Martin
Engineer: Norman Smith

George Harrison: Vocals, Guitar, Lead electrified acoustic guitar
John Lennon: Vocals, Guitar, Rhythm Guitar, Harmonica, Electrified acoustic guitar
Paul McCartney: Vocals, Bass Guitar, Piano
Ringo Starr: Drums, Vocals, Tambourine, Maracas
George Martin: Piano (Baby It’s You)
Andy White: Drums (Love Me Do, P.S. I Love You)

  1. Love Me Do – 2:22
    Recorded: September 11, 1962 at Abbey Road, London, England
    John Lennon – lead vocal, rhythm guitar, harmonica
    Paul McCartney – lead vocal, bass guitar
    George Harrison – acoustic guitar, harmony vocal
    Ringo Starr – tambourine
    Andy White – drums
  2. Twist and Shout – 2:33
    Recorded: February 11, 1963 at Abbey Road, London, England
    John Lennon – lead vocal, rhythm guitar
    Paul McCartney – bass guitar, background vocal
    George Harrison – lead guitar, background vocal
    Ringo Starr – drums
  3. Anna (Go to Him) – 2:57
    Recorded: February 11, 1963 at Abbey Road, London, England
    John Lennon – lead vocal, rhythm guitar
    Paul McCartney – bass guitar, background vocal
    George Harrison – lead guitar, background vocal
    Ringo Starr – drums
  4. Chains – 2:27
    Recorded: February 11, 1963 at Abbey Road, London, England
    John Lennon – rhythm guitar, harmonica, harmony vocal
    Paul McCartney – bass guitar, harmony vocal
    George Harrison – lead vocal, lead guitar
    Ringo Starr – drums
  5. Boys – 2:27
    Recorded: February 11, 1963 at Abbey Road, London, England
    John Lennon – rhythm guitar, background vocal
    Paul McCartney – bass guitar, background vocal
    George Harrison – lead guitar, background vocal
    Ringo Starr – lead vocal, drums
  6. Ask Me Why – 2:28
    Recorded: November 26, 1962 at Abbey Road, London, England
    John Lennon – lead vocal, rhythm guitar
    Paul McCartney – bass guitar, harmony vocal
    George Harrison – lead guitar, harmony vocal
    Ringo Starr – drums
  7. Please Please Me – 2:04
    Recorded: November 26, 1962 at Abbey Road, London, England
    John Lennon – lead vocal, rhythm guitar, harmonica
    Paul McCartney – bass guitar, harmony vocal
    George Harrison – lead guitar, harmony vocal
    Ringo Starr – drums
  8. P.S. I Love You – 2:06
    Recorded: September 11, 1962 at Abbey Road, London, England
    John Lennon – lead vocal, electrified acoustic guitar
    Paul McCartney – lead vocal, bass guitar
    George Harrison – lead electrified acoustic guitar
    Ringo Starr – maracas
    Andy White – drums
  9. Baby It’s You – 2:38
    Recorded: February 11, 1963 at Abbey Road, London, England
    John Lennon – lead vocal, rhythm guitar
    Paul McCartney – bass guitar, background vocal
    George Harrison – lead guitar, background vocal
    Ringo Starr – drums
    George Martin – piano
  10. A Taste of Honey – 2:05
    Recorded: February 11, 1963 at Abbey Road, London, England
    John Lennon – rhythm guitar, harmony vocal
    Paul McCartney – double-tracked lead vocal, bass guitar
    George Harrison – lead guitar, harmony vocal
    Ringo Starr – drums
  11. Do You Want to Know a Secret? – 2:00
    Recorded: February 11, 1963 at Abbey Road, London, England
    John Lennon – rhythm guitar, background vocal
    Paul McCartney – bass guitar, background vocal
    George Harrison – lead vocal, lead guitar
    Ringo Starr – drums