Tracklist

12" Vinyl 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
A1 A Hard Day’s Night (vocal)
The Beatles 4.5 2:28
A2 Tell Me Why (vocal)
The Beatles 3.5 2:04
A3 I Cry Instead (vocal)
The Beatles 4 2:06
A4 I Should Have Known Better (instrumental)
George Martin and His Orchestra 2:16
A5 I’m Happy Just to Dance With You (vocal)
The Beatles 4 1:59
A6 And I Love Her (instrumental)
George Martin and His Orchestra 3:42
B1 I Should Have Known Better (vocal)
The Beatles 5 2:42
B2 If I Fell (vocal)
The Beatles 4 2:16
B3 And I Love Her (vocal)
The Beatles 5 2:27
B4 Ringo’s Theme (This Boy) (instrumental)
George Martin and His Orchestra 3:06
B5 Can't Buy Me Love (vocal)
The Beatles 4.65 2:15
B6 A Hard Day's Night (instrumental)
George Martin and His Orchestra 2:00

Credits

12" Vinyl 1

acoustic guitar [lead guitar]:
George Harrison (The Beatles) (track B3)
acoustic guitar [rhythm guitar]:
John Lennon (Beatle) (tracks A1–A3, B1–B3, B5)
electric bass guitar:
Paul McCartney (tracks A1–A3, A5, B1–B3, B5)
drums (drum set):
Ringo Starr (tracks A1–A3, A5, B1–B2, B5)
cowbell:
Ringo Starr (track A1)
tambourine:
Ringo Starr (track A3)
claves:
Ringo Starr (track B3)
harmonica:
John Lennon (Beatle) (track B1)
electric guitar [lead guitar]:
George Harrison (The Beatles) (track A2)
electric guitar [rhythm guitar]:
John Lennon (Beatle) (tracks A1, A5)
bongos:
Ringo Starr (tracks A1, B3)
bongos [Arabian]:
Ringo Starr (track A5)
piano:
George Martin (tracks A1–A2)
12 string guitar:
George Harrison (The Beatles) (tracks A3, A5)
12 string guitar [lead guitar]:
George Harrison (The Beatles) (tracks A1, B1–B2, B5)
assistant engineer:
Geoff Emerick (British recording engineer) (track A1)
Jacques Esmenjaud (track B5)
Richard Langham (tracks A2, A5, B1–B3, B5)
A. B. Lincoln (tracks A2–A3, A5, B1–B3)
David Lloyd (UK engineer) (track A1)
Ken Scott (UK record producer & engineer) (track A3)
background vocals:
George Harrison (The Beatles) (track A2)
John Lennon (Beatle) (tracks A5, B2)
Paul McCartney (tracks A1–A2, A5)
engineer:
Norman Smith (UK producer/engineer, performer as Hurricane Smith) (tracks A1–A3, A5, B1–B3, B5)
lead vocals:
George Harrison (The Beatles) (track A5)
John Lennon (Beatle) (tracks A1–A3, B1–B2)
Paul McCartney (tracks A1, B2–B3, B5)
mixer:
Norman Smith (UK producer/engineer, performer as Hurricane Smith) (track B1)
producer:
George Martin (tracks A1–A3, A5, B1–B3, B5)
writer:
John Lennon (Beatle) (tracks A1–B3, B5–B6)
Paul McCartney (tracks A1–B3, B5–B6)
publisher:
Maclen Music, Inc. (tracks A6, B2–B3)
Northern Songs Ltd. (tracks A1, A6, B3, B5–B6)
Unart Music Corp. (tracks A6, B2–B3)
edited at:
mixed at:
recorded at:
Studios Pathé-Marconi EMI (Boulogne-Billancourt) in Boulogne-Billancourt, Hauts-de-Seine, Île-de-France, France (1964-01-29) (track B5)
has remixes:
A Hard Day’s Night (1964 United Artists mono remix) by The Beatles (track A1)
If I Fell (1964 United Artists mono remix) by The Beatles (track B2)
Tell Me Why (1964 United Artists mono remix) by The Beatles (track A2)
Can’t Buy Me Love (1964 United Artists mono remix) by The Beatles (1964-06-09) (track B5)
instrumental cover recording of:
And I Love Her (track A6)
is the basis for:
later parody versions:
With a Harp David Writes (tracks A1, B6)
later translated parody versions:
Hard les smacs (tracks A1, B6)
later translated versions:
And I Love Her (Japanese version) (tracks A6, B3)
And I Love Her (Español) (tracks A6, B3)
Conocerte mejor (tracks A4, B1)
Das war ein harter Tag (A Hard Day’s Night) (tracks A1, B6)
Dis‐moi pourquoi (Tell Me Why) (track A2)
En hård dags natt (tracks A1, B6)
Encore une fois danse avec moi (I'm Happy Just to Dance with You) (track A5)
Für uns beide (And I Love Her) (tracks A6, B3)
Ja, das hätt’ ich wissen müssen (I Should Have Known Better) (tracks A4, B1)
Je me bats pour gagner (A Hard Day’s Night) (tracks A1, B6)
Kovan päivän ilta (tracks A1, B6)
Nicht eine Mark (Can’t Buy Me Love) (track B5)
Olet rakkain (tracks A6, B3)
Sag nie mehr „I Love You“ (I Should Have Known Better) (tracks A4, B1)
Sei mir treu wie Gold (Tell Me Why) (track A2)
Wie du (If I Fell) (track B2)
Y la amo (And I Love Her, spanish, Los Xochimilcas’ version) (tracks A6, B3)
later versions:
La Corde au cou (I should have known better) (tracks A4, B1)
recording of:
And I Love Her (track B3)
If I Fell (track B2)
I’ll Cry Instead (track A3)
Tell Me Why (track A2)
Can’t Buy Me Love (1964-01-29) (track B5)
I Should Have Known Better (1964-02-26) (track B1)
referred to in medleys:
Beatles Medley (Stars on 45) (tracks A1, A4, B1–B2, B6)
The Beatles Concerto: 3rd Movement: Presto (Can’t Buy Me Love / The Long and Winding Road) (track B5)
The Beatles’ Movie Medley (tracks A1, A4, B1, B6)
The Music of The Beatles (tracks A1, B6)
Stars on 45 (Beatles Medley 7″ Mix) (tracks A4, B1)
Stars on 45 (12″ single) (tracks A4, B1)