Knockouts from the past…
6 October 2019
50 years ago today, on 6 October 1969, THE BEATLES released ‘SOMETHING‘
written by George Harrison (his first A-side) for his then wife Pattie Boyd as a single.
The B-side was ‘Come Together’ a classic Lennon/McCartney collaboration. Both songs
came from their excellent Abbey Road album.’Something‘ was a No 1 hit in the US,
Australia and several other countries, in the UK it peaked only at #4. It was covered
by a string of artists such as Shirley Bassey, Nancy Sinatra, Isaac Hayes, King Curtis,
Martha Reeves and The Vandellas and many more.
Here’s that timeless diamond…