You Can’t Do That (original stereo studio mix)

~ Recording by The Beatles

Appears on releases

#TitleLengthTrack ArtistRelease TitleRelease ArtistRelease Group TypeCountry/DateLabelCatalog#
Official
1.12You Can’t Do That2:38The BeatlesA Hard Day’s Night (UK stereo, recording first published, sold in U.K.)The BeatlesAlbum + Soundtrack
  • GB1964-07-10
ParlophonePCS 3058
1.12You Can’t Do That2:38The BeatlesA Hard Day’s Night (UK stereo, ℗ 1964, Sold in U.K., serif)The BeatlesAlbum + Soundtrack
ParlophonePCS 3058
1.12You Can’t Do That2:38The BeatlesA Hard Day’s Night (UK stereo, ℗ 1964, Sold in U.K., sans-serif)The BeatlesAlbum + Soundtrack
ParlophonePCS 3058
1.13You Can’t Do That2:30The BeatlesGreatest Hits, Volume 1The BeatlesAlbum + Compilation
ParlophonePCSO 7533
1.12You Can’t Do That2:38The BeatlesA Hard Day’s Night (UK stereo, one EMI box)The BeatlesAlbum + Soundtrack
ParlophonePCS 3058
1.12You Can’t Do That2:38The BeatlesA Hard Day’s Night (UK stereo, ℗ 1964)The BeatlesAlbum + Soundtrack
ParlophonePCS 3058
1.12You Can’t Do That2:38The BeatlesYeah! Yeah! Yeah! - A Hard Day’s Night - Originals From The United Artists' PictureThe BeatlesAlbum + Soundtrack
Odeon1C 062-04 145
1.12You Can’t Do That2:38The BeatlesA Hard Day’s Night (UK stereo, two EMI boxes, THE GRAMOPHONE...)The BeatlesAlbum + Soundtrack
ParlophonePCS 3058
1.12You Can’t Do That2:37The BeatlesA Hard Day’s Night (stereo)The BeatlesAlbum + Soundtrack
Apple RecordsAP-8147
1.12You Can’t Do That2:38The BeatlesA Hard Day’s Night (UK stereo, two EMI boxes, EMI RECORDS...)The BeatlesAlbum + Soundtrack
ParlophonePCS 3058
1.3You Can’t Do That2:33The BeatlesRock ’n’ Roll MusicThe BeatlesAlbum + Compilation
Capitol Records (imprint of Capitol Records, Inc.)SKBO-11537
1.3You Can’t Do That?:??The BeatlesRock ’n’ Roll MusicThe BeatlesAlbum + Compilation
EMI (EMI Records, since 1972), Parlophone8X2-PCSP 719
3.12You Can’t Do That?:??The BeatlesThe Beatles CollectionThe BeatlesAlbum + Compilation
Parlophone0C 162-53163/53176, BC 13
1.12You Can’t Do That2:38The BeatlesA Hard Day’s NightThe BeatlesAlbum + Soundtrack
Odeon1C 072-04 145
3.12You Can’t Do That?:??The BeatlesThe Beatles CollectionThe BeatlesAlbum + Compilation
EMI Electrola GmbH (not for release label use! DE subsidiary of EMI Records from 1972–2002)1C 198-53 163, 1C 198-53 164, 1C 198-53 165, 1C 198-53 166, 1C 198-53 167, 1C 198-53 168, 1C 198-53 169, 1C 198-53 170, 1C 198-53 171, 1C 198-53 172, 1C 198-53 173, 1C 198-53 174, 1C 198-53 175, 1C 198-53 176
1.12You Can’t Do That2:38The BeatlesA Hard Day’s Night (UK stereo, two EMI boxes, UNAUTHORISED PUBLIC PERFORMANCE...)The BeatlesAlbum + Soundtrack
ParlophonePCS 3058
3.12You Can’t Do That?:??The BeatlesThe Collection (limited edition)The BeatlesAlbum + Compilation
Capitol Records (imprint of Capitol Records, Inc.), EMI (EMI Records, since 1972), Mobile Fidelity Sound LabBC-1
1.12You Can’t Do That2:38The BeatlesA Hard Day’s Night (UK stereo, two EMI boxes, UNAUTHORISED COPYING...)The BeatlesAlbum + Soundtrack
ParlophonePCS 3058
3.12You Can’t Do That?:??The BeatlesThe Beatles Collection (repress)The BeatlesAlbum + Compilation
Parlophone0C 162-53163/53176, BC 13
1.12You Can’t Do That2:40The BeatlesA Hard Day's Night (MFSL Original Master Recording)The BeatlesAlbum + Soundtrack
Mobile Fidelity Sound LabMFSL 1-103
1.11You Can’t Do That2:38The BeatlesA Hard Day’s Night (RZG, red labels)The BeatlesAlbum + Soundtrack
Мелодия (ex-Soviet music label, a subdivision of Formax group now)С60 23579 008
1.11You Can’t Do That2:38The BeatlesA Hard Day’s Night (AZG, red labels)The BeatlesAlbum + Soundtrack
Мелодия (ex-Soviet music label, a subdivision of Formax group now)C60 23579 008
1.11You Can’t Do That2:38The BeatlesA Hard Day’s Night (LZG, black labels)The BeatlesAlbum + Soundtrack
Мелодия (ex-Soviet music label, a subdivision of Formax group now)С60 23579 008
3.12You Can’t Do That2:38The BeatlesThe BeatlesThe BeatlesAlbum
  • JP1998-03-18
TOSHIBA EMI (a rare imprint used mostly for promos and video releases - does not stand for “東芝EMI株式会社”), Apple Records, ParlophoneTOCP-50501, TOCP-50502, TOCP-50503, TOCP-50504, TOCP-50505, TOCP-50506, TOCP-50507, TOCP-50508, TOCP-50509/10, TOCP-50511, TOCP-50512, TOCP-50513, TOCP-50514, TOCP-50515, TOCP-50516
1.12You Can’t Do That2:38The BeatlesA Hard Day’s Night (2009 stereo remaster)The BeatlesAlbum + Soundtrack
  • US2009-09-09
Apple Records, Capitol Records (imprint of Capitol Records, Inc.), Parlophone0946 3 82413 2 4
1.12You Can’t Do That2:35The BeatlesA Hard Day’s Night (2009 stereo remaster)The BeatlesAlbum + Soundtrack
  • XE2009-09-09
Apple Records, Parlophone0946 3 82413 2 4
3.12You Can’t Do That2:35The BeatlesThe Beatles (2009 stereo remasters)The BeatlesAlbum + Compilation
  • US2009-09-09
Apple Records5099969944901
3.12You Can’t Do That2:35The BeatlesThe Beatles (2009 stereo remasters)The BeatlesAlbum + Compilation
  • XE2009-09-09
Apple Records5099969944901
3.12You Can’t Do That2:35The BeatlesThe BeatlesThe BeatlesAlbum + Compilation
  • JP2009-09-09
Apple RecordsTOCP-71021~36
3.12You Can’t Do That2:35The BeatlesThe BeatlesThe BeatlesAlbum + Compilation
  • AT2009-09-09
  • DE2009-09-09
  • CH2009-09-09
Apple Records509996996804520
3.12You Can’t Do That2:35The BeatlesThe Beatles Stereo USB (Limited edition USB flash drive)The BeatlesAlbum + Compilation
  • XE2009-12-08
Apple Records, EMI (EMI Records, since 1972)5099969944963
1.12You Can’t Do That2:38The BeatlesA Hard Day’s Night (2009 stereo remaster)The BeatlesAlbum + Soundtrack
  • XE2012-11-12
  • GB2012-11-12
Parlophone0094638241317
3.12You Can’t Do That2:38The BeatlesThe Beatles (2009 stereo remasters)The BeatlesAlbum + Compilation
  • XE2012-11-12
Apple Records5099963380910
1.12You Can't Do That2:38The BeatlesA Hard Day’s Night (2009 stereo remaster)The BeatlesAlbum + Soundtrack
  • US2012-11-13
Parlophone094638241317
3.12You Can’t Do That?:??The BeatlesThe Beatles (2009 stereo remaster)The BeatlesAlbum + Compilation
  • US2012-11-13
Apple Records5099963380910
3.12You Can’t Do That2:35The BeatlesThe Beatles (boxset)The BeatlesAlbum + Compilation
Universal Music Catalogue (aka UMC)
2.17You Can’t Do That2:38The BeatlesThe U.S. AlbumsThe BeatlesAlbum + Compilation
Universal Music Catalogue (aka UMC)3766898
1.12You Can’t Do That2:35The BeatlesA Hard Day’s Night (2009 stereo remaster)The BeatlesAlbum + Soundtrack
  • XW2014-01-21
EMI Catalogue, Parlophone
2.17You Can’t Do That (stereo)2:38The BeatlesThe U.S. AlbumsThe BeatlesAlbum + Compilation
  • US2014-01-21
Apple Records, Capitol Records (imprint of Capitol Records, Inc.)B0019645-02
3.12You Can’t Do That2:34The BeatlesMeet The Beatles (Japan box set)The BeatlesAlbum + Compilation
  • JP2014-07-22
Capitol Records (imprint of Capitol Records, Inc.), Odeon, Universal Music Publishing GroupUICY-76429/33
1.12You Can’t Do That2:35The BeatlesA Hard Day’s Night (2009 stereo remaster)The BeatlesAlbum + Soundtrack
EMI Catalogue
1.2You Can’t Do That (remastered 2009)2:35The BeatlesNew Year’s WorkoutThe BeatlesEP + Compilation
FP (UMG Recordings, Inc. digital compilations)
3.12You Can’t Do That?:??The BeatlesThe Beatles CollectionThe BeatlesAlbum + CompilationParlophone0C 162-53163/53176, BC 13
Bootleg
2.14You Can't Do That2:35The Beatles64 Great HitsThe BeatlesAlbum + Compilation
  • -1990
BRSBRS 347300
1.14You Can't Do That2:35The BeatlesA Hard Day's NightThe BeatlesAlbum + Compilation
Universe (Compilations — Attention, some releases may be bootlegs)UN 4014
1.14You Can't Do That2:35The BeatlesMore BeatlesThe BeatlesAlbum + Compilation
BRSBRS 73160
1.14You Can't Do That2:35The BeatlesMore BeatlesThe BeatlesAlbum + Compilation
StarlifeST 7160
1.15You Can't Do That2:36The Beatles16 Superhits, Volume 3The BeatlesAlbum + Compilation
Dorado (sublabel of “Deutsche Schallplatten GmbH”)2155423
1.12You Can’t Do That2:40The BeatlesA Hard Day’s Night (MFSL DESS bootleg)The BeatlesAlbum + Soundtrack
Dr. Ebbetts Sound SystemsMFSL-1-103
1.3You Can't Do That2:36The BeatlesRock'N'Roll MusicThe BeatlesAlbum + Compilation
Dr. Ebbetts Sound SystemsSKBO 11537
1.12You Can’t Do That2:38The BeatlesA Hard Day’s Night (UK stereo DESS bootleg)The BeatlesAlbum + Soundtrack
Dr. Ebbetts Sound SystemsPCS 3058
(unknown)
1.9You Can't Do That2:34The BeatlesTomorrow Never KnowsThe BeatlesAlbum + Compilation
  • US2012-07-24
EMI (EMI Records, since 1972)

Relationships

assistant engineer:Richard Langham (on 1964-02-25)
Geoff Emerick (British recording engineer) (on 1964-06-22)
engineer:Norman Smith (UK producer/engineer, performed as Hurricane Smith) (on 1964-02-25, on 1964-06-22)
producer:George Martin (producer, arranger, composer, conductor, audio engineer, and musician) (on 1964-02-25, on 1964-06-22)
12 string guitar [rhythm guitar]:George Harrison (The Beatles) (on 1964-02-25)
bongos and drums (drum set):Ringo Starr (The Beatles) (on 1964-02-25)
cowbell and electric bass guitar:Paul McCartney (The Beatles) (on 1964-02-25)
electric guitar [lead guitar] and lead vocals:John Lennon (The Beatles) (on 1964-02-25)
background vocals [harmony vocals]:George Harrison (The Beatles) (on 1964-02-25)
Paul McCartney (The Beatles) (on 1964-02-25)
recorded at:Abbey Road Studios: Studio 2 in St John's Wood (on 1964-02-25)
mixed at:Abbey Road Studios: Studio 1 in St John's Wood (on 1964-06-22)
recording of:You Can’t Do That (on 1964-02-25)

You Can’t Do That

writer:John Lennon (The Beatles) (in 1964-02)
Paul McCartney (The Beatles) (in 1964-02)
publisher:Blackwood Music Inc.
Maclen Music, Inc. (U.S. based publisher for Lennon-McCartney)
Music Corporation of America, Inc. (BMI-affiliated music publisher of MCA Records, Inc.?)
Northern Songs
Sony/ATV Music Publishing LLC (1995-2020)
Sony/ATV Songs LLC
referred to in medleys:Beatles Medley (Stars on 45)
later translated parody versions:Look anorak
later translated versions:Si tu fais ça (You Can't Do That)
arrangements:You Can’t Do That (Orchestral arrangement for Help!)