THE BEATLES Scored No 1 UK Hit With ‘SOMETHING’ 50 Years Ago Today…

Knockouts from the past

8 November 2019

50 years ago today, on 8 November, THE BEATLES topped the UK Singles
Chart with ‘SOMETHING‘ written by George Harrison (his first A-side) for
his then wife Pattie Boyd.

The B-side was ‘Come Together’. A classic Lennon/McCartney collaboration.
Both songs came from their marvelous Abbey Road album.’ Something
was also 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, Tina Turner, Martha Reeves
and The Vandellas
.

Here’s that classic jewel…

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