Love Me Do / P.S. I Love You (first press, w/o "Made in Gt. Britain")

~ Release by The Beatles (see all versions of this release, 35 available)


Red label with silver print. Catalog number with 45 prefix. These labels have “PARLOPHONE” in large stylized letters at the top and the Parlophone £ logo at 3 o’clock.
The publishing year was printed on the label, as “RECORDING FIRST PUBLISHED 1962″.
This release has labels without “MADE IN GT. BRITAIN” printed below the Parlophone £ logo.
Matrix numbers: Side A: 7XCE 17144-1N, Side B: 7XCE 17145-1N.

Annotation last modified on 2016-11-03 20:45 .


7" Vinyl 1
# Title Rating Length
A Love Me Do
4.35 2:23
B P.S. I Love You
3.35 2:03


7" Vinyl 1

acoustic guitar:
George Harrison (The Beatles) (tracks A–B)
John Lennon (Beatle) (track B)
electric bass guitar:
Paul McCartney (track B)
drums (drum set):
Ringo Starr (track A)
bass guitar:
Paul McCartney (track A)
John Lennon (Beatle) (track A)
Ringo Starr (track B)
George Harrison (The Beatles) (track A)
John Lennon (Beatle) (track A)
Paul McCartney (track A)
Ringo Starr (track A)
assistant engineer:
Geoff Emerick (British recording engineer) (track A)
assistant producer:
Ron Richards (track B)
background vocals:
George Harrison (The Beatles) (track B)
John Lennon (Beatle) (track B)
Norman Smith (UK producer/engineer, performer as Hurricane Smith) (tracks A–B)
guest percussion:
Andy White (Scottish drummer) (track B)
lead vocals:
Paul McCartney (track B)
George Martin (tracks A–B)
John Lennon (Beatle) (track A)
Paul McCartney (track A)
John Lennon (Beatle) (tracks A–B)
Paul McCartney (tracks A–B)
phonographic copyright by:
EMI Records Ltd. (not for release label use! UK parent of EMI-owned labels until Sept 2012) (1963) (track B)
mixed at:
recorded at:
remixed at:
has remixes:
PS I Love You by AKA Gelbart (track B)
later parody versions:
Love the Jews (track A)
later translated versions:
Jung wie Du (Love Me Do) (track A)
recording of:
Love Me Do (1962-09-04) (track A)
P.S. I Love You (1962-09-11) (track B)

Release Group

single/EP which was taken from: Please Please Me by The Beatles
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Wikidata: Q754877 [info]
Wikipedia: en: Love Me Do [info]