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The Beatles' Million Sellers

By The BeatlesEP• Part of the collection “The Beatles • The original UK EPs

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UK release date:
Dec 06, 1965
Publisher:
Parlophone
Reference:
GEP 8946
Sessions This album has been recorded during the following sessions

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Track list

Disc 1


1.

She Loves You

Written by Lennon - McCartney

2:24 • Studio versionA

Paul McCartney:
Bass, Vocals
Ringo Starr:
Drums
John Lennon:
Rhythm guitar, Vocals
George Harrison:
Lead guitar, Vocals
George Martin:
Producer
Norman Smith:
Engineer

Session Recording:
Jul 01, 1963
Studio:
EMI Studios, Studio Two, Abbey Road

Session Mixing:
Jul 04, 1963
Studio:
EMI Studios, Studio Two, Abbey Road


2.

I Want to Hold Your Hand

Written by Lennon - McCartney

2:28 • Studio versionA • Mono

Paul McCartney:
Bass guitar, Handclaps, Vocals
Ringo Starr:
Drums, Handclaps
John Lennon:
Handclaps, Rhythm guitar, Vocals
George Harrison:
Handclaps, Lead guitar
George Martin:
Producer
Norman Smith:
Engineer

Session Recording:
Oct 17, 1963
Studio:
EMI Studios, Studio Two, Abbey Road

Session Mixing:
Oct 21, 1963
Studio:
EMI Studios, Studio One, Abbey Road


3.

Can't Buy Me Love

Written by Lennon - McCartney

2:16 • Studio versionA

Paul McCartney:
Bass, Vocals
Ringo Starr:
Drums
John Lennon:
Acoustic rhythm guitar
George Harrison:
Lead guitar, Rhythm guitar
George Martin:
Producer
Geoff Emerick:
Second engineer
Norman Smith:
Engineer, Hi-hat

Session Recording:
Jan 29, 1964
Studio:
EMI Pathé Marconi Studios, Boulogne-sur-Seine, France

Session Mixing:
Feb 26, 1964
Studio:
EMI Studios, Studio Two, Abbey Road


4.

I Feel Fine

Written by Lennon - McCartney

2:22 • Studio versionA

Paul McCartney:
Bass, Vocals
Ringo Starr:
Drums
John Lennon:
Guitar, Vocals
George Harrison:
Guitar, Vocals
George Martin:
Producer
Norman Smith:
Engineer

Session Recording:
Oct 18, 1964
Studio:
EMI Studios, Studio Two, Abbey Road

Session Mixing:
Oct 21, 1964
Studio:
EMI Studios, Room 65, Abbey Road

About

From Wikipedia:

The Beatles’ Million Sellers was an EP by the Beatles, released 6 December 1965. The EP was only released in mono with the catalogue number Parlophone GEP 8946. It was also released in New Zealand. The EP consists of songs released by the Beatles, that sold over 1 million copies each, the highest being She Loves You, which sold 1.89 million copies.

The Beatles’ Million Sellers is the tenth EP released by the Beatle. The EP includes four songs, all released in 1963 & 1964. Two songs not included are “A Hard Day’s Night” and “Day Tripper“, the last one released shortly after the EP was released. The combined sales of all four singles combined, is over 27 million copies sold worldwide, as of 2007. These songs all rank in the top 30 UK Million-Selling Singles They were listed as No.’s 8,14,20, and 28 (in the order of the track listing). The EP itself was No. 1 for 4 weeks in 1966, two weeks in February, then two separate weeks in March.

Last updated on March 13, 2016


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