Let It Be

~ Song

Relationships

writer: John Lennon (Beatle)
Paul McCartney
publisher: Maclen Music Ltd.
Sony/ATV Tunes LLC
Discogs: https://www.discogs.com/master/54533 [info]
SecondHandSongs: http://www.secondhandsongs.com/work/1894 [info]
Songfacts: http://www.songfacts.com/detail.php?id=182 [info]
Wikidata: Q184259 [info]
lyrics page: http://genius.com/The-beatles-let-it-be-lyrics [info]
http://lyrics.wikia.com/The_Beatles:Let_It_Be [info]
later parody versions: Little Bees
Set Him Free
later translated parody versions: Les P'tites Bites
later translated versions: Aber wie (Let It Be)
Let It Be
Warum I
referred to in medleys: 4 Chords (Unicante 2013 version)

Recordings

Date Title Attributes Artist Length
performance
1969-01-25 Let It Be (Savile Row session) The Beatles 4:05
1969-01 Let It Be (Twickenham Studios 1/69, early rehearsal) The Beatles 2:53
1969-07-24 Let It Be cover Hubert Laws 3:33
1972-02-26 – 1972-03-05 Let It Be cover Leo Wright 2:25
1979-12-17 Let It Be live Paul McCartney & Wings 4:18
1979-12-26 – 1979-12-29 Let It Be live Rockestra 4:12
1982-03 Let It Be cover and instrumental Die 12 Cellisten der Berliner Philharmoniker 3:45
1987-08-15 Let It Be (live video, 1987-08-15: Sha Tin Racecourse, Hong Kong) cover and live 張國榮 / 梅豔芳 / 林子祥 / 譚詠麟 ?:??
1988 Let It Be cover and live Joan Baez 3:59
1999-06 Let It Be cover and instrumental Karumanta 3:55
2000-11-17 Let It Be (live, 2000-11-17: Bass Brewery Museum, Burton-On-Trent, England, UK) cover and live Marillion 4:51
2000-12-12 Let It Be (live, 2000-12-12: Sala Bikini, Barcelona, Spain) cover and live Marillion 4:32
2001-10-20 Let It Be (live, 2001-10-20: Madison Square Garden, New York, NY, USA) live Paul McCartney 5:27
2002 Let It Be (live, 2002: USA Tour) live Paul McCartney ?:??
2002 Let It Be live Paul McCartney 3:58
2009-10-05 – 2009-10-06 Let It Be cover and instrumental John Di Martino's Romantic Jazz Trio 4:05
2010-01-22 Let It Be cover and live Jennifer Hudson feat. The Roots 3:53
2012-09-27 – 2012-09-29 Let It Be cover and instrumental Joshua Redman 5:12
2012-12-10 Let It Be (The Voice Performance) cover and live Terry McDermott 3:54
2014-12-07 Let It Be cover and instrumental Orquestra Ouro Preto 4:15
2016-11-14 – 2016-11-16 Let It Be cover and instrumental Giora Feidman, Rastrelli Cello Quartet 2:07
2017-02-24 – 2017-02-26 Let It Be cover and instrumental Bugge Wesseltoft 4:42
2017-12-18 – 2017-12-19 Let It Be instrumental Lynne Arriale Trio 6:02
Beatles Medley: And I Love Her / Hey Judy / Let It Be / Yesterday cover and medley Di Scherling 8:59
Let it be cover yeednoo 3:35
Let it Be cover Helen Merrill 4:15
Let it Be cover Artisan Church 3:38
Let it Be The Beatles ?:??
Let it Be cover Tennessee Ernie Ford 4:05
Let it Be instrumental André Mehmari 2:22
Let It Be cover and instrumental The Bruce Baxter Set ?:??
Let It Be cover Cheryl Porter 3:57
Let It Be cover and instrumental Pan Flute Favourites 3:33
Let It Be The Beatles 3:51
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Let It Be The Beatles 4:05
Let It Be cover Aretha Franklin 3:30
Let It Be cover Aretha Franklin with the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra 3:34
Let It Be cover Leo Sayer 3:35
Let It Be cover Leo Sayer 3:46
Let It Be cover Leo Sayer 3:42
Let It Be cover Leo Sayer 3:28
Let It Be instrumental Kazuhito Yamashita 3:54
Let It Be cover and live Tantric 4:00
Let It Be cover and instrumental The Ventures 3:38
Let It Be cover and instrumental The Ventures 3:39
Let It Be cover Ike & Tina Turner 3:10
Let It Be John Lennon 3:34
Let It Be cover Sirsy 4:32
Let It Be cover Top of the Poppers ?:??
Let It Be cover and live Billy Preston 2:32
Let It Be cover The Soulettes 3:34
Let It Be cover and instrumental London Starlight Orchestra 4:37
Let It Be (Let It Be… Naked version) The Beatles 3:58
Let It Be cover and instrumental [unknown] 5:08
Let It Be cover Wing 3:53
Let It Be (live) cover and live Paul McCartney and The Rock Hall Jam Band 5:09
Let It Be cover Eros 4:06
Let It Be cover and live Joe Cocker feat. Claudia Lennear 3:56
Let It Be cover and live Joe Cocker feat. Claudia Lennear 3:56
Let It Be cover Joe Cocker 5:05
Let It Be cover and live Andrea Bocelli feat. Joe Cocker, Tony Hadley, Paul Michiels, Dani Klein & Guo Yue 5:18
Let It Be cover 村上“ポンタ”秀一 feat. 30 Years Anniversary Singers ?:??
Let It Be The Beatles 4:05
Let It Be cover 27 4:17
Let It Be cover and live Billy Preston 2:29
Let It Be cover Erich Kunzel and the Cincinnati Pops Orchestra feat. King's Singers 4:27
Let It Be The Beatles 4:06
Let It Be (2015 remix) The Beatles 3:50
Let It Be John Lennon ?:??
Let It Be cover Chrissie Hynde 3:49
Let It Be cover Danny Kirwan 2:30
Let It Be The Beatles 3:46
Let It Be cover Tom Jones 2:37
Let It Be cover Tom Jones 2:57
Let It Be cover Bill Withers 2:35
Let It Be instrumental The Sergio Rafael Orchestra 3:31
Let It Be cover and instrumental Michael Lucarelli 3:42
Let It Be cover and instrumental Ulf Pettersson & Dan Mylotte 3:31
Let It Be cover and instrumental Pati Blues 3:04
Let It Be cover and instrumental Pedro Guasti 3:36
Let It Be cover and instrumental Sally Harmon 4:08
Let It Be cover and instrumental Inca Son 3:56
Let It Be cover Paul Kelly & Charlie Owen 2:39
Let It Be instrumental The International Staff Band of the Salvation Army, Stephen Cobb 3:51
Let It Be live The Replacements 3:32
Let It Be cover Les Brünettes 5:38
Let It Be cover The Nor'easters 3:21
Let It Be cover and instrumental The Hill/Wiltschinsky Guitar Duo 2:31
Let It Be cover Corneille 3:46
Let It Be cover Mike Massé 3:24
Let It Be partial Paul McCartney 1:51
Let It Be cover The Persuasions 2:21
Let It Be cover Fulda Cocktail Band 3:42
Let It Be cover All About Maggie 2:57
Let It Be cover Rachael Leahcar 3:48
Let It Be cover Marcelo Rezende 2:39
Let It Be cover Marcela Mangabeira 4:33
Let It Be (karaoke) The Beatles 3:58
Let It Be (karaoke) The Beatles 3:58
Let It Be The Beatles 3:51
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Let It Be The Beatles 4:05
Let It Be The Beatles 3:55
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Let It Be The Beatles 4:03
Let It Be The Beatles 3:53
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Let It Be The Beatles 3:54
Let It Be The Beatles 4:02
Let It Be The Beatles 3:52
Let It Be The Beatles ?:??
Let It Be The Beatles 4:03
Let It Be The Beatles 4:04
Let It Be The Beatles 4:11
Let It Be The Beatles 3:53
Let It Be The Beatles 3:45
Let It Be The Beatles 3:58
Let It Be The Beatles 3:56
Let It Be The Beatles 3:04
Let It Be The Beatles 3:40
Let It Be The Beatles 3:55
Let It Be The Beatles 3:47
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Let It Be The Beatles 2:45
Let It Be The Beatles 3:48
Let It Be The Beatles 2:14
Let It Be The Beatles 3:14
Let It Be The Beatles 2:22
Let It Be The Beatles 1:17
Let It Be The Beatles 3:58
Let It Be The Beatles 3:30
Let It Be The Beatles 3:52
Let It Be The Beatles 3:49
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Let It Be The Beatles 4:07
Let It Be The Beatles 3:43
Let It Be The Beatles 2:39
Let It Be The Beatles 3:45
Let It Be The Beatles 4:29
Let It Be The Beatles 3:52
Let It Be The Beatles 4:00
Let It Be live The Beatles ?:??
Let It Be The Beatles 4:09
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Let It Be The Beatles 3:47
Let It Be The Beatles 2:44
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Let It Be The Beatles 4:05
Let It Be The Beatles 4:05
Let It Be The Beatles 2:06
Let It Be The Beatles 4:17
Let It Be The Beatles 2:50
Let It Be The Beatles 3:58
Let It Be The Beatles 4:05
Let It Be The Beatles 4:05
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Let It Be The Beatles 3:38
Let It Be The Beatles 4:02
Let It Be The Beatles 2:48
Let It Be The Beatles 14:53
Let It Be The Beatles 4:03
Let It Be The Beatles 4:18
Let It Be cover Orquesta Sinfónica de la Ciudad de Asunción 4:35
Let It Be (original studio single mix) The Beatles 3:52
Let It Be cover The Squirrels 2:15
Let It Be cover Meat Loaf 2:28
Let It Be cover and instrumental Chantal 4:28
Let It Be cover Imaginary Sound Project 3:52
Let It Be cover and instrumental Royal Philharmonic Orchestra 4:58
Let It Be cover and instrumental Sound Choice Karaoke 4:24
Let It Be cover Ike & Tina Turner 3:10
Let It Be cover Chevy Chase 3:32
Let It Be cover Gladys Knight & The Pips 3:49
Let It Be cover Chuck Loeb 4:43
Let It Be cover The Mar‐Keys 3:20
Let It Be (original studio album mix) The Beatles 4:03
Let It Be cover and instrumental Modern Gustin Trio 2:53
Let It Be cover NICOTINE 3:03
Let It Be cover Aaron Neville 4:06
Let It Be cover Meat Loaf 2:27
Let It Be cover Carol Woods & Timothy Mitchum 3:48
Let It Be cover Nicky Thomas 2:51
Let It Be cover De Dannan 3:29
Let It Be cover Percy Faith 3:33
Let It Be cover José Feliciano 4:03
Let It Be cover and instrumental The Ventures 3:40
Let It Be cover Gladys Knight & The Pips 3:07
Let It Be cover James Last 3:53
Let It Be cover and live Wigwam 7:52
Let It Be cover Richie Havens 4:32
Let It Be live Paul McCartney 3:54
Let It Be cover Mina 4:05
Let It Be cover Collin Raye 4:14
Let It Be cover Jon Simon 5:05
Let It Be cover and instrumental The Gary Tesca Orchestra 3:52
Let It Be cover Sylvia Shemwell 4:56
Let It Be cover Paul Schwartz 3:50
Let It Be cover Anne Murray 3:29
Let It Be cover Laurence Juber 4:11
Let It Be cover BeatleJazz 5:50
Let It Be cover Allison Crowe 3:08
Let It Be cover Bradley Joseph 4:38
Let It Be cover and instrumental Vitamin String Quartet 3:50
Let It Be cover Richard Eastwood 3:45
Let It Be cover Tito Nieves feat. Tito Puente 5:21
Let It Be cover Lesley Garrett 5:27
Let It Be cover Noiseworks 5:14
Let It Be cover Amorphous Androgynous 9:54
Let It Be cover Clarence Carter 3:29
Let It Be cover The Hollyridge Strings 2:22
Let It Be cover John Denver 3:39
Let It Be cover Joan Baez 3:52
Let It Be cover Ray Charles 3:27
Let It Be cover Joe Cocker 5:03
Let It Be cover John Bayless 4:16
Let It Be cover and live The Replacements 3:10
Let It Be cover Ferry Aid 4:38
Let It Be cover and instrumental Nelson Rangell 4:55
Let It Be cover The Nylons 3:51
Let It Be cover Nick Cave 3:30
Let It Be cover Leo Sayer 3:40
Let It Be cover King Curtis 2:54
Let It Be cover Katie Stevens 3:27
Let It Be cover Chris de Burgh 4:07
Let It Be cover Boston Pops Orchestra 4:38
Let It Be cover Joe Cocker 5:15
Let It Be cover Joe Cocker 3:32
Let It Be cover The Soulettes 3:33
Let It Be cover The Mohhawks 4:21
Let It Be live Paul McCartney 3:55
Let It Be cover Ron David Orchestra 3:49
Let It Be cover Los Colorados 3:40
Let It Be cover James Last 3:52
Let It Be cover The Punkles 3:14
Let It Be cover and live Allison Crowe 3:21
Let It Be cover and instrumental Munich Symphonic Sound Orchestra 3:32
Let It Be The Beatles 3:55
Let It Be cover La Mafia 4:00
Let It Be cover and instrumental Brian Crain 3:37
Let It Be cover The Persuasions 2:23
Let It Be cover Jess Goldman 3:40
Let It Be cover and instrumental Kaare Norge 4:01
Let It Be cover and instrumental [unknown] 3:22
Let It Be cover and instrumental The Superpickers 3:45
Let It Be live Paul McCartney 5:27
Let It Be cover Fiona 4:24
Let It Be cover The Buddha Lounge Players 3:24
Let It Be cover Andrew Gold 4:08
Let It Be cover Mocedades 4:27
Let It Be cover Roberta Flack 4:15
Let It Be cover Royal Philharmonic Orchestra 4:12
Let It Be cover Glee Cast 4:03
Let It Be cover and live The Bastard Brothers 3:55
Let It Be cover and instrumental Diógenes L. Oliveira 2:16
Let It Be cover Sweet Little Band ?:??
Let It Be cover The Kennedy Choir 3:30
Let It Be cover and instrumental Paul Mauriat & His Orchestra 2:56
Let It Be cover and instrumental Henrique Cazes & Rildo Hora 3:03
Let It Be (2 Guitar Solos) The Beatles 3:59
Let It Be (Get Back Session) The Beatles ?:??
Let It Be (KGO mix) cover Marcela Mangabeira 2:28
Let It Be (Let It Be Outtake) The Beatles 4:01
Let It Be (Let It Be rehearsals) The Beatles 2:50
Let It Be (Live) cover and live Simone Frulio 3:02
Let It Be (mono) The Beatles 3:49
Let It Be (Radio Programme Part 1) live The Beatles 1:51
Let It Be (Radio Programme Part 2) live The Beatles 2:52
Let It Be (Radio Programme Part 3) live The Beatles 15:39
Let It Be (rehearsal) The Beatles 3:52
Let It Be (rehearsal) The Beatles 0:07
Let It Be (remastered 2015) The Beatles 3:50
Let It Be (Single) The Beatles ?:??
Let It Be (stereo) The Beatles 3:56
Let It Be (take 20A) The Beatles 1:36
Let It Be (take 20B) The Beatles 0:08
Let It Be (take 20C) The Beatles 4:07
Let It Be (take 21) The Beatles 3:01
Let It Be (take 22) The Beatles 4:32
Let It Be (take 23) The Beatles 4:16
Let It Be (take 24) The Beatles 3:50
Let It Be (take 25A) The Beatles 0:56
Let It Be (take 25B) The Beatles 3:49
Let It Be (take 26B) The Beatles 2:59
Let It Be (take 27A) The Beatles 4:22
Let It Be (take 27B) The Beatles 4:02
Let It Be (The Beatles) cover and instrumental Thomas Illig 1:54
Let It Be (The X Factor USA performance) cover, live and partial Fifth Harmony 2:43
Let It Be (unnumbered rehearsal) The Beatles 1:18
Let It Be (video mix) cover Jamaica Soundsystem 3:35
Let It Be / Goodbyes cover Ron Geesin / Paul, John, Ringo & George 5:38
Let It Be Me cover Ike & Tina Turner 3:11
Let It Be Me cover Roberta Flack 4:59
Let It Be Me cover Roberta Flack 5:00
Liverpool Suite cover, instrumental and medley Jenny Oaks Baker 7:15
One / Let It Be (medley) cover and medley Boyce Avenue 3:37