Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 Love Me Do
3.75 2:21
2 Twist and Shout
2:36
3 Anna
3 3:04
4 Chains
2:26
5 Boys
2:27
6 Ask Me Why
2:27
7 Please Please Me
2:02
8 P.S. I Love You
3 2:05
9 Baby It's You
2:42
10 A Taste of Honey
3 2:07
11 Do You Want to Know a Secret
5 1:58

Credits

CD 1

acoustic guitar:
John Lennon (Beatle) (track 8)
George Harrison (The Beatles) (tracks 1, 8)
electric bass guitar:
Paul McCartney (tracks 1, 6–8)
drums:
Ringo Starr (tracks 6–7)
tambourine:
Ringo Starr (track 1)
harmonica:
John Lennon (Beatle) (tracks 1, 7)
maracas:
Ringo Starr (track 8)
electric guitar [lead guitar]:
George Harrison (The Beatles) (tracks 6–7)
electric guitar [rhythm guitar]:
John Lennon (Beatle) (tracks 6–7)
assistant engineer:
Geoff Emerick (track 1)
assistant producer:
Ron Richards (track 8)
background vocals:
John Lennon (Beatle) (track 8)
Paul McCartney (track 6)
George Harrison (The Beatles) (tracks 6–8)
composer:
Burt Bacharach (track 9)
Carole King (track 4)
Bobby Scott (US musician & producer) (track 10)
Arthur Alexander (country soul singer) (track 3)
engineer:
Norman Smith (UK producer/engineer, performer as Hurricane Smith) (tracks 1, 6–8)
guest drums:
Andy White (Scottish drummer) (track 1)
guest percussion:
Andy White (Scottish drummer) (track 8)
lead vocals:
John Lennon (Beatle) (tracks 1, 6–7)
Paul McCartney (tracks 1, 8)
lead vocals [double-tracked lead vocals]:
Paul McCartney (track 7)
lyricist:
Arthur Alexander (country soul singer) (track 3)
Mack David (track 9)
Barney Williams (track 9)
Gerry Goffin (track 4)
Ric Marlow (track 10)
producer:
George Martin (tracks 1, 6–8)
Ron Richards (track 1)
writer:
Bert Russell (track 2)
Wes Farrell (track 5)
John Lennon (Beatle) (tracks 1, 6–8, 11)
Paul McCartney (tracks 1, 6–8, 11)
Phil Medley (track 2)
Barney Williams (track 5)
phonographic copyright by:
EMI Records Ltd. (not for release label use! UK parent of EMI-owned labels until Sept 2012) (1963) (tracks 1, 8)
publisher:
EMI U Catalog Inc. (track 9)
Universal PolyGram International Publishing, Inc. (existed only since ca. 1998) (track 9)
mixed at:
recorded at:
remixed at:
mash-ups:
Ladies Do Love Me by dj BC (track 1)
remix of:
A Taste of Honey (original stereo studio mix) by The Beatles (1965) (track 10)
Anna (Go to Him) (original stereo studio mix) by The Beatles (1965) (track 3)
Ask Me Why (mono studio mix #2) by The Beatles (1965) (track 6)
Baby It’s You (original stereo studio mix) by The Beatles (1965) (track 9)
Boys (original stereo studio mix) by The Beatles (1965) (track 5)
Chains (original stereo studio mix) by The Beatles (1965) (track 4)
Do You Want to Know a Secret (original stereo studio mix) by The Beatles (1965) (track 11)
Please Please Me (original stereo studio mix) by The Beatles (1965) (track 7)
Twist and Shout (original stereo studio mix) by The Beatles (1965) (track 2)
remixes:
Love Me Do by AKA Gelbart (track 1)
PS I Love You by AKA Gelbart (track 8)
cover recording of:
A Taste of Honey (1963-02-11) (track 10)
Anna (Go to Him) (1963-02-11) (track 3)
Boys (1963-02-11) (track 5)
Chains (1963-02-11) (track 4)
Twist and Shout (1963-02-11) (track 2)
Baby It’s You (1963-02-11 – 1963-02-20) (track 9)
later parody versions:
A Waste of Money (track 10)
Love the Jews (track 1)
Twins Came Out (track 2)
later translated parody versions:
Twist n'chat (track 2)
later translated versions:
Daraus mach ich kein Geheimnis (Do You Want to Know a Secret) (track 11)
En doft av honung (track 10)
Hunajainen (track 10)
Je crois mon cœur (track 10)
Jung wie Du (Love Me Do) (track 1)
Lyssna (track 11)
Please Please Me (Spanish translation) (track 7)
Salaisuuteni (track 11)
Susi (Please Please Me) (track 7)
Twist im Blut (Twist and Shout) (track 2)
Twist y gritos (track 2)
柔情蜜意 (track 10)
由你開始 (track 9)
later versions:
Chance (Sylvie Vartan song) (track 4)
Twiste et chante (track 2)
recording of:
Please Please Me (track 7)
Love Me Do (1962-09-11) (track 1)
P.S. I Love You (1962-09-11) (track 8)
Ask Me Why (1962-11-26) (track 6)
Do You Want to Know a Secret (1963-02-11) (track 11)
referred to in medleys:
Beatles Medley (Stars on 45) (tracks 7, 11)
Stars on 45 (Beatles Medley 7" Mix) (track 11)
Stars on 45 (12" single) (track 11)

Release Group

Discogs: https://www.discogs.com/master/81055 [info]
Wikidata: Q1767418 [info]
Wikipedia: en: The Early Beatles [info]