Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 I Saw Her Standing There
3.35 2:58
2 Misery
3 1:52
3 Anna (Go to Him)
2.65 3:00
4 Chains
3 2:29
5 Boys
3 2:30
6 Ask Me Why
3 2:30
7 Please Please Me
4.65 2:06
8 Love Me Do
3.75 2:25
9 P.S. I Love You
3.35 2:08
10 Baby It’s You
2.65 2:40
11 Do You Want to Know a Secret
4.5 2:02
12 A Taste of Honey
2.75 2:07
13 There’s a Place
2.35 1:55
14 Twist and Shout
3.75 2:33

Credits

CD 1

acoustic guitar:
George Harrison (The Beatles) (tracks 8–9)
John Lennon (Beatle) (track 9)
acoustic guitar [acoustic rhythm guitar]:
John Lennon (Beatle) (track 3)
electric bass guitar:
Paul McCartney (tracks 1–14)
drums (drum set):
Ringo Starr (tracks 1–7, 10–14)
tambourine:
Ringo Starr (track 8)
harmonica:
John Lennon (Beatle) (tracks 4, 7–8, 13)
maracas:
Ringo Starr (track 9)
electric guitar:
George Harrison (The Beatles) (track 13)
electric guitar [lead guitar]:
George Harrison (The Beatles) (tracks 1–7, 10–12, 14)
electric guitar [rhythm guitar]:
John Lennon (Beatle) (tracks 1–2, 4–7, 10–14)
percussion:
Ringo Starr (track 11)
celesta:
George Martin (track 10)
piano:
George Martin (track 2)
handclaps:
George Harrison (The Beatles) (track 1)
John Lennon (Beatle) (track 1)
Paul McCartney (track 1)
Ringo Starr (track 1)
additional engineer:
Geoff Emerick (British recording engineer) (tracks 2, 10)
Richard Langham (tracks 1–5, 10–14)
A. B. Lincoln (tracks 1–6, 10–14)
assistant engineer:
Geoff Emerick (British recording engineer) (track 8)
assistant producer:
Ron Richards (track 9)
background vocals:
George Harrison (The Beatles) (tracks 3, 5–7, 9–10, 12–14)
John Lennon (Beatle) (tracks 5, 9, 11–12)
Paul McCartney (tracks 3, 5–6, 10–11, 14)
composer:
Burt Bacharach (track 10)
Carole King (track 4)
Bobby Scott (US musician & producer) (track 12)
Arthur Alexander (country soul singer) (track 3)
engineer:
Stuart Eltham (engineer) (tracks 2, 10)
Norman Smith (UK producer/engineer, performer as Hurricane Smith) (tracks 1–14)
guest drums (drum set):
Andy White (Scottish drummer) (track 8)
guest percussion:
Andy White (Scottish drummer) (track 9)
lead vocals:
George Harrison (The Beatles) (tracks 4, 11)
John Lennon (Beatle) (tracks 2–3, 6–8, 10, 13–14)
Paul McCartney (tracks 1–2, 8–9, 12–13)
Ringo Starr (track 5)
lead vocals [double-tracked lead vocals]:
Paul McCartney (track 7)
lyricist:
Arthur Alexander (country soul singer) (track 3)
Mack David (track 10)
Barney Williams (track 10)
Gerry Goffin (track 4)
Ric Marlow (track 12)
other vocals [harmony vocals]:
John Lennon (Beatle) (tracks 1, 4)
Paul McCartney (track 4)
producer:
George Martin (tracks 1–14)
Ron Richards (track 8)
writer:
Bert Russell (track 14)
Wes Farrell (track 5)
John Lennon (Beatle) (tracks 1–2, 6–9, 11, 13)
Paul McCartney (tracks 1–2, 6–9, 11, 13)
Phil Medley (track 14)
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 1–14)
publisher:
EMI U Catalog Inc. (publisher; do NOT use as release label) (track 10)
Screen Gems–EMI Music, Inc. (USA, affiliated with BMI) (track 4)
Sony/ATV Tunes LLC (track 1)
Universal PolyGram International Publishing, Inc. (existed only since ca. 1998) (track 10)
Yamaha Music Entertainment Holdings, Inc. (holding company - do not use as release label) (track 10)
edited at:
mixed at:
recorded at:
remixed at:
has remixes:
Love Me Do by AKA Gelbart (track 8)
PS I Love You by AKA Gelbart (track 9)
Ask Me Why (1965 Capitol stereo remix) by The Beatles (1965) (track 6)
mash-ups:
Ladies Do Love Me by dj BC (track 8)
cover recording of:
A Taste of Honey (1963-02-11) (track 12)
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 14)
Baby It’s You (1963-02-11 – 1963-02-20) (track 10)
later parody versions:
A Waste of Money (track 12)
Love the Jews (track 8)
Twins Came Out (track 14)
later translated parody versions:
Twist n'chat (track 14)
later translated versions:
Baby, c'est vous (track 10)
Daraus mach ich kein Geheimnis (Do You Want to Know a Secret) (track 11)
Du bist schön (There’s a Place) (track 13)
En doft av honung (track 12)
Hunajainen (track 12)
Je crois mon cœur (track 12)
Jung wie Du (Love Me Do) (track 8)
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 14)
Twist y gritos (track 14)
一見鍾情 (track 1)
柔情蜜意 (track 12)
由你開始 (track 10)
later versions:
Chance (Sylvie Vartan song) (track 4)
Twiste et chante (track 14)
recording of:
Love Me Do (1962-09-11) (track 8)
P.S. I Love You (1962-09-11) (track 9)
Ask Me Why (1962-11-26) (track 6)
Please Please Me (1962-11-26) (track 7)
Do You Want to Know a Secret (1963-02-11) (track 11)
I Saw Her Standing There (1963-02-11) (track 1)
There’s a Place (1963-02-11) (track 13)
Misery (1963-02-11 – 1963-02-20) (track 2)
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)