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Tracklist

CD 1: Please Please Me
CD 2: With The Beatles
CD 3: A Hard Day’s Night
CD 4: Beatles for Sale
CD 5: Help!
CD 6: Rubber Soul
# Title Rating Length
1 Drive My Car
5 2:34
2 Norwegian Wood (This Bird Has Flown)
4.65 2:09
3 You Won’t See Me
3 3:30
4 Nowhere Man
5 2:47
5 Think for Yourself
4 2:22
6 The Word
2:49
7 Michelle
4 2:40
8 What Goes On
2:52
9 Girl
3.65 2:34
10 I’m Looking Through You
2:34
11 In My Life
4.5 2:30
12 Wait
5 2:18
13 If I Needed Someone
2:25
14 Run for Your Life
2:31
15 Drive My Car (1965 stereo mix)
4 2:32
16 Norwegian Wood (This Bird Has Flown) (1965 stereo mix)
4 2:08
17 You Won’t See Me (1965 stereo mix)
4 3:25
18 Nowhere Man (1965 stereo mix)
4 2:47
19 Think for Yourself (1965 stereo mix)
2:21
20 The Word (1965 stereo mix)
5 2:48
21 Michelle (1965 stereo mix)
2:47
22 What Goes On (1965 stereo mix)
4 2:51
23 Girl (1965 stereo mix)
2:33
24 I’m Looking Through You (1965 stereo mix)
2:29
25 In My Life (1965 stereo mix)
2:30
26 Wait (1965 stereo mix)
2:17
27 If I Needed Someone (1965 stereo mix)
2:25
28 Run for Your Life (1965 stereo mix)
2:22
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 6: Rubber Soul

Hammond organ:
Mal Evans (track 3)
Ringo Starr (track 10)
sitar:
George Harrison (The Beatles) (track 2)
piano:
George Martin (track 11)
Paul McCartney (tracks 1, 3, 6)
harmonium:
George Martin (track 6)
composer:
George Harrison (The Beatles) (tracks 5, 13, 19, 27)
lead vocals:
George Harrison (The Beatles) (tracks 5–6, 12–13)
John Lennon (Beatle) (tracks 2, 4, 6, 9, 11–12, 14)
Paul McCartney (tracks 1, 3, 6–7, 10, 12)
Ringo Starr (track 8)
lyricist:
George Harrison (The Beatles) (tracks 5, 13, 19, 27)
producer:
George Martin (tracks 2–3, 5–6, 9–12, 14)
writer:
John Lennon (Beatle) (tracks 1–4, 6–12, 14–18, 20–26, 28)
Paul McCartney (tracks 1–4, 6–12, 14–18, 20–26, 28)
Richard Starkey (tracks 8, 22)
phonographic copyright by:
EMI Records Ltd. (not for release label use! UK parent of EMI-owned labels until Sept 2012) (2009) (tracks 15–28)
publisher:
Northern Songs Ltd. (tracks 14, 28)
Sony/ATV Tunes LLC (tracks 3, 17)
mash-ups:
remixes:
Drive My Car (1965 Capitol mono remix) by The Beatles (track 15)
Drive My Car (1987 remix) by The Beatles (track 15)
Girl (1977 stereo remix) by The Beatles (track 23)
Girl (1987 remix) by The Beatles (track 23)
Girl (Love version) by The Beatles (track 23)
If I Needed Someone (1987 remix) by The Beatles (track 27)
In My Life (1987 remix) by The Beatles (track 25)
I’m Looking Through You (1987 remix) by The Beatles (track 24)
Michelle (1987 remix) by The Beatles (track 21)
Nowhere Man (1999 remix) by The Beatles (track 4)
Nowhere Man (1987 remix) by The Beatles (track 18)
Run for Your Life (1987 remix) by The Beatles (track 28)
The Word (1987 remix) by The Beatles (track 20)
Think for Yourself (1999 remix) by The Beatles (track 5)
Think for Yourself (1987 remix) by The Beatles (track 19)
Wait (1987 remix) by The Beatles (track 26)
What Goes On (1987 remix) by The Beatles (track 22)
You Won’t See Me (1987 remix) by The Beatles (track 17)
sampled by:
Strawberry Fields Forever (Love version) by The Beatles (track 11)
part of:
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 23) (track 25)
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 83) (track 2)
arrangements:
12 Songs: Michelle (tracks 7, 21)
is the basis for:
later parody versions:
Noah Man (tracks 4, 18)
Norwegian Jim (tracks 2, 16)
Try Micah (tracks 1, 15)
later translated versions:
A la meva vida (tracks 11, 25)
Alles war Holz (tracks 2, 16)
Geh (Girl) (tracks 9, 23)
Irgendwo (tracks 4, 18)
Matta (Girl) (tracks 9, 23)
Michelle (Italian version) (tracks 7, 21)
Michelle (Finnish) (tracks 7, 21)
Michelle (French version of the Beatles' song) (tracks 7, 21)
Michelle (german translation) (tracks 7, 21)
Norjan puu (tracks 2, 16)
Norwegiae lignum (tracks 2, 16)
Norwegian Wood (This Bird Has Flown) (Punjabi) (tracks 2, 16)
Peitä jälkesi (tracks 14, 28)
Rien pour faire une chanson (Run for Your Life) (tracks 14, 28)
Rêve (Girl) (tracks 9, 23)
Sar nagliur (Nowhere Man) (tracks 4, 18)
Tyttö (tracks 9, 23)
later versions:
Je l'aime (tracks 9, 23)
recording of:
Drive My Car (tracks 1, 15)
Girl (tracks 9, 23)
If I Needed Someone (tracks 13, 27)
In My Life (tracks 11, 25)
I’m Looking Through You (tracks 10, 24)
Michelle (tracks 7, 21)
Nowhere Man (tracks 4, 18)
Run for Your Life (tracks 14, 28)
The Word (tracks 6, 20)
Think for Yourself (tracks 5, 19)
Wait (Beatles song) (tracks 12, 26)
What Goes On (tracks 8, 22)
You Won’t See Me (tracks 3, 17)
referred to in medleys:
Beatles Medley (Stars on 45) (tracks 1, 4, 6, 12, 15, 18, 20, 26)
All Together Now (medley) (tracks 7, 21)
The Music of The Beatles (tracks 2, 16)
Stars on 45 (Beatles Medley 7" Mix) (tracks 1, 4, 15, 18)
Stars on 45 (12" single) (tracks 1, 4, 15, 18)

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]