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Tracklist

CD 1: Please Please Me
CD 2: With The Beatles
CD 3: A Hard Day’s Night
# Title Rating Length
1 A Hard Day’s Night
4 2:33
2 I Should Have Known Better
2:44
3 If I Fell
2:22
4 I’m Happy Just to Dance With You
1:59
5 And I Love Her
2:31
6 Tell Me Why
2:10
7 Can’t Buy Me Love
4.5 2:15
8 Any Time at All
2:13
9 I’ll Cry Instead
1:48
10 Things We Said Today
2:39
11 When I Get Home
2:18
12 You Can’t Do That
2:38
13 I’ll Be Back
2:21
CD 4: Beatles for Sale
CD 5: Help!
CD 6: Rubber Soul
CD 7: Revolver
CD 8: Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band
CD 9: Magical Mystery Tour
CD 10: The Beatles
CD 11: The Beatles
CD 12: Mono Masters
CD 13: Mono Masters

Credits

CD 3: A Hard Day’s Night

acoustic guitar:
George Harrison (The Beatles) (track 13)
John Lennon (Beatle) (track 7)
acoustic guitar [lead guitar]:
George Harrison (The Beatles) (track 5)
acoustic guitar [rhythm guitar]:
John Lennon (Beatle) (tracks 1–3, 5–6, 8–10, 13)
electric bass guitar:
Paul McCartney (tracks 1–13)
drumset:
Ringo Starr (tracks 1–4, 6–8, 10–13)
drumset and tambourine:
Ringo Starr (track 9)
cowbell:
Paul McCartney (track 12)
Ringo Starr (track 1)
tambourine:
Ringo Starr (track 10)
claves:
Ringo Starr (track 5)
guitar:
John Lennon (Beatle) (track 12)
harmonica:
John Lennon (Beatle) (track 2)
electric guitar:
George Harrison (The Beatles) (track 7)
electric guitar [lead guitar]:
George Harrison (The Beatles) (tracks 6, 10–11)
electric guitar [rhythm guitar]:
John Lennon (Beatle) (tracks 1, 4, 11)
bongos:
Ringo Starr (tracks 1, 5)
bongos [Arabian]:
Ringo Starr (track 4)
piano:
John Lennon (Beatle) (track 10)
George Martin (tracks 1, 6)
Paul McCartney (track 8)
12 string guitar:
George Harrison (The Beatles) (tracks 4, 9, 12)
12 string guitar [lead guitar]:
George Harrison (The Beatles) (tracks 1–3, 8)
congas:
Ringo Starr (track 12)
additional engineer:
Geoff Emerick (track 5)
Richard Langham (track 5)
assistant engineer:
Geoff Emerick (tracks 1, 8, 11, 13)
Jacques Esmenjaud (track 7)
Richard Langham (tracks 2–4, 6–7, 12)
A. B. Lincoln (tracks 2–4, 6, 9)
David Lloyd (UK engineer) (track 1)
Ken Scott (UK record producer & engineer) (tracks 8–11, 13)
background vocals:
George Harrison (The Beatles) (tracks 6, 10–12)
John Lennon (Beatle) (tracks 3–4)
Paul McCartney (tracks 1, 4, 6, 11–13)
engineer:
Norman Smith (UK producer/engineer, performer as Hurricane Smith) (tracks 1–4, 6–13)
lead vocals:
George Harrison (The Beatles) (track 4)
John Lennon (Beatle) (tracks 1–3, 6, 8–9, 11–13)
Paul McCartney (tracks 1, 3, 5, 7–8, 10)
mixer:
Norman Smith (UK producer/engineer, performer as Hurricane Smith) (track 2)
producer:
George Martin (tracks 1–13)
sound engineer:
Norman Smith (UK producer/engineer, performer as Hurricane Smith) (track 5)
writer:
John Lennon (Beatle) (tracks 1–13)
Paul McCartney (tracks 1–13)
publisher:
Maclen Music, Inc. (tracks 3, 5)
Northern Songs Ltd. (tracks 1, 5, 7)
Unart Music Corp. (tracks 3, 5)
edited at:
mixed at:
recorded at:
Studios Pathé-Marconi EMI (Boulogne-Billancourt) in Boulogne-Billancourt, Hauts-de-Seine, France (1964-01-29) (track 7)
remixes:
A Hard Day’s Night (1964 United Artists mono remix) by The Beatles (track 1)
If I Fell (1964 United Artists mono remix) by The Beatles (track 3)
Tell Me Why (1964 United Artists mono remix) by The Beatles (track 6)
Can’t Buy Me Love (1964 United Artists mono remix) by The Beatles (1964-06-09) (track 7)
is the basis for:
later parody versions:
later translated parody versions:
Hard les smacs (track 1)
Look anorak (track 12)
later translated versions:
And I Love Her (Japanese version) (track 5)
Conocerte mejor (track 2)
Das war ein harter Tag (A Hard Day’s Night) (track 1)
En hård dags natt (track 1)
Für uns beide (And I Love Her) (track 5)
Ja, das hätt' ich wissen müssen (I Should Have Known Better) (track 2)
Manchmal wenn ich träume (Things We Said Today) (track 10)
Nicht eine Mark (Can’t Buy Me Love) (track 7)
Olet rakkain (track 5)
Sag nie mehr "I Love You" (I Should Have Known Better) (track 2)
Sei mir treu wie Gold (Tell Me Why) (track 6)
Wie du (If I Fell) (track 3)
Y la amo (And I Love Her, spanish, Los Xochimilcas’ version) (track 5)
later versions:
La Corde au cou (I should have known better) (track 2)
recording of:
And I Love Her (track 5)
Any Time at All (track 8)
If I Fell (track 3)
I’ll Be Back (track 13)
I’ll Cry Instead (track 9)
Tell Me Why (track 6)
When I Get Home (track 11)
Can’t Buy Me Love (1964-01-29) (track 7)
You Can’t Do That (1964-02-25) (track 12)
I Should Have Known Better (1964-02-26) (track 2)
referred to in medleys:
Beatles Medley (Stars on 45) (tracks 1–3, 10, 12–13)
The Beatles Concerto: 3rd Movement: Presto (Can't Buy Me Love / The Long and Winding Road) (track 7)
Stars on 45 (Beatles Medley 7" Mix) (tracks 2, 13)
Stars on 45 (12" single) (tracks 2, 13)

Release

design/illustration: Peter Blake
Klaus Voormann
engineer: Geoff Emerick
photography: Robert Freeman
Robert Whitaker
producer: George Martin
Chris Thomas (UK record producer / remixer)
remaster of: Beatles for Sale (mono)
Help! (UK mono)
Please Please Me (mono, 1st press)
Rubber Soul (UK mono)
With The Beatles (mono, Jobete credit)
With The Beatles (mono)
ASIN: UK: B002BSHXJA [info]
US: B002BSHXJA [info]
Discogs: https://www.discogs.com/release/1920733 [info]