Tracklist

12" Vinyl 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Ain't She Sweet
The Beatles 4 2:10
2 Cry for a Shadow
The Beatles 3.5 2:22
3 Let's Dance
Tony Sheridan and The Beat Brothers 2:32
4 My Bonnie
The Beatles with Tony Sheridan 3 2:06
5 Take Some Insurance on Me, Baby
The Beatles with Tony Sheridan 3 2:52
6 What'd I Say
Tony Sheridan and The Beat Brothers 2:37
7 Sweet Georgia Brown
The Beatles with Tony Sheridan 3 2:03
8 When the Saints Go Marching In
The Beatles with Tony Sheridan 4 3:19
9 Ruby Baby
Tony Sheridan and The Beat Brothers 2:48
10 Why
The Beatles with Tony Sheridan 3 2:55
11 Nobody's Child
The Beatles with Tony Sheridan 3 3:52
12 Ya Ya
Tony Sheridan and The Beat Brothers 2:48

Credits

12" Vinyl 1

electric bass guitar:
Paul McCartney (track 2)
drumset:
Pete Best (original drummer in The Beatles) (track 2)
bass guitar:
Paul McCartney (tracks 1, 4–5, 7–8, 10–11)
drums:
Pete Best (original drummer in The Beatles) (tracks 1, 4–5, 7–8, 10–11)
guitar:
George Harrison (The Beatles) (track 4)
Tony Sheridan (tracks 4, 11)
guitar [lead guitar]:
George Harrison (The Beatles) (tracks 1, 7–8, 10)
Tony Sheridan (track 5)
guitar [rhythm guitar]:
John Lennon (Beatle) (tracks 1, 7–8, 10)
George Harrison (The Beatles) (track 5)
Tony Sheridan (tracks 8, 10)
electric guitar:
John Lennon (Beatle) (track 2)
George Harrison (The Beatles) (track 2)
piano:
Roy Young (track 7)
background vocals:
John Lennon (Beatle) (tracks 4, 7, 10)
Paul McCartney (tracks 4, 7, 10)
George Harrison (The Beatles) (tracks 4, 7, 10)
composer:
Milton Ager (track 1)
Cy Coben (track 11)
Mel Foree (track 11)
John Lennon (Beatle) (track 2)
Mike Stoller (track 9)
Ray Charles (soul musician, singer and songwriter) (track 6)
George Harrison (The Beatles) (track 2)
Jim Lee ("Let's Dance" writer/producer) (track 3)
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (tracks 4, 8)
Ben Bernie (1925) (track 7)
Maceo Pinkard (1925) (track 7)
engineer:
Peter Klemt (track 11)
lead vocals:
John Lennon (Beatle) (track 1)
Tony Sheridan (tracks 3–12)
lyricist:
Ray Charles (soul musician, singer and songwriter) (track 6)
Jim Lee ("Let's Dance" writer/producer) (track 3)
Jerry Leiber (track 9)
Jack Yellen (track 1)
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (tracks 4, 8)
Kenneth Casey (1925) (track 7)
other vocals [yell]:
Paul McCartney (track 2)
producer:
Bert Kaempfert (German easy listening and jazz-orientated orchestra leader, music producer, and songwriter, 1923-1980) (tracks 1–11)
publisher:
Charles E. Pratt (1881) (track 4)
sound engineer:
Hans Falkenberg (sound engineer) (track 7)
Karl Hinze (tracks 1–2, 4–5, 8, 10–11)
Peter Klemt (tracks 3, 6, 9)
writer:
Bill Crompton (track 10)
Lee Dorsey (track 12)
Waldense Hall (track 5)
Morris Levy (track 12)
Clarence Lewis (track 12)
Morgan Robinson (track 12)
Charles Singleton (Composer/lyricist) (track 5)
Tony Sheridan (track 10)
publisher:
Mijac Music (track 6)
Progressive Music (track 6)
Remick Music Corp. (track 7)
Warner Bros. Music (UK subsidiary, so named between 1970/01/23–1971/04/26 and 1972/04/25–1988/08/23) (track 7)
Warner Bros., Inc. (not for release label use!) (track 1)
was commissioned by:
Fury Records (USA label active 50s to 70s) (track 12)
recorded at:
Friedrich-Ebert-Halle in Hamburg, Germany (1961-06-22) (tracks 1–2, 4–5, 8)
Friedrich-Ebert-Halle in Hamburg, Germany (1961-06-22 – 1961-06-23) (tracks 10–11)
Studio Rahlstedt in Hamburg, Germany (1962-05-24) (track 7)
Studio Rahlstedt in Hamburg, Germany (1962-06-07) (track 7)
edits:
Cry for a Shadow (stereo medley mix ver.1) by The Beatles (track 2)
Cry for a Shadow (stereo medley mix ver.2) by The Beatles (track 2)
The Saints (stereo medley mix) by Tony Sheridan and The Beatles (track 8)
remix of:
My Bonnie (stereo mix, English intro) by Tony Sheridan and The Beat Brothers (1964) (track 4)
remixes:
The Saints (mono mix) by Tony Sheridan & The Beat Brothers (1961) (track 8)
Why (mono mix) by Tony Sheridan & The Beatles (1961) (track 10)
Cry for a Shadow (mono mix) by The Beatles (1962) (track 2)
Sweet Georgia Brown (original mono mix) by The Beatles with Tony Sheridan (1962) (track 7)
Ain’t She Sweet (original mono mix) by The Beatles (1964) (track 1)
If You Love Me, Baby (original mono mix) by The Beatles with Tony Sheridan (1964) (track 5)
My Bonnie (mono mix, no intro) by Tony Sheridan and The Beat Brothers (1964) (track 4)
Nobody's Child (original mono mix) by The Beatles with Tony Sheridan (1964) (track 11)
part of:
Roud Folk Song Index (number: 13983) (track 8)
arrangements:
When the Saints Go Marching In (arrangement from “The Spiritual Medley”) (track 8)
cover recording of:
Let’s Dance (track 3)
Ruby Baby (track 9)
What’d I Say (track 6)
Ya, Ya (track 12)
Ain’t She Sweet (1961-06-22) (track 1)
Nobody’s Child (1961-06-22 – 1961-06-23) (track 11)
If You Love Me, Baby (1961-06-22 – 1961-06-24) (track 5)
Sweet Georgia Brown (1962-05-24 – 1962-06-07) (track 7)
is the basis for:
My Bonny (track 4)
later translated versions:
later versions:
Dansons (track 3)
My Bony (track 4)
Ruby Baby (french version) (track 9)
When the Saints Go Marching In (Rosetta Tharpe's version) (track 8)
When the Saints Go Marching In (Louis Armstrong's version) (track 8)
When the Saints Go Marching In (Bartholomew & Domino version) (track 8)
recording of:
Why? (track 10)
Cry for a Shadow (1961-06-22) (track 2)
My Bonnie Lies Over the Ocean (1961-06-22) (track 4)
When the Saints Go Marching In (1961-06-22) (track 8)
referred to in medleys:
Ja-Da Medley (track 7)

Release

ASIN: US: B0084MVD5W [info]

Release Group

Wikidata: Q6011865 [info]
Wikipedia: en: In the Beginning (Circa 1960) [info]