THE BEATLES FIRST SINGLE RELEASE

THE BEATLES FIRST SINGLE RELEASE

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 THOUGHTS FOR THE DAY

5 October 1963: 45 years ago todayThe Beatles release their first single, Love Me Do

Four young men from Liverpool, calling themselves The Beatles, released their debut single Love Me Do. It was the first of 17 No.1s. They went on to have a fair few other hits too….

BEATLES SINGLES

1              My Bonnie / The Saints                                                                                                     1962, January 5

This recording was Tony Sheridan and the Beatles (then consisting of guitarists John Lennon, George Harrison, and Paul McCartney, bassist Stuart Sutcliffe, and drummer Pete Best) Highest Chart Position No.48.

2              Love Me Do / P.S. I Love You                                                                                          1962, October 5

The 1st Beatles release with John Lennon, George Harrison, Paul McCartney, and Ringo Starr

3              Please Please Me / Ask Me Why                                                                                      1963, January 11

4              From Me to You / Thank You Girl                                                                                   1963, April 11

5              She Loves You / I’ll Get You                                                                                             1963, August 23

6              I Want to Hold Your Hand / This Boy                                                                            1963, November 29

7              Roll Over Beethoven / Please Mr. Postman                                                                   1963, December 9

8              I Want to Hold Your Hand / I Saw Her Standing There                                              1964, January 13

9              Please Please Me / From Me to You                                                                                1964, January 30

10           Sweet Georgia Brown / Nobody’s Child                                                                          1964, January 31

11           All My Loving / This Boy                                                                                                  1964, February 17

12           Why / Cry for a Shadow                                                                                                    1964, February 28

13           Twist and Shout / There’s a Place                                                                                     1964, March 2

14           Can’t Buy Me Love / You Can’t Do That                                                                       1964, March 16

15           Do You Want to Know a Secret? / Thank You Girl                                                      1964, March 23

16           Sie Liebt Dich / I’ll Get You                                                                                               1964, May 21

17           Ain’t She Sweet / If You Love Me Baby (Take out Some Insurance on Me Baby)               1964, May 29

18           Sweet Georgia Brown / Take out Some Insurance on Me Baby                                                1964, June 1

19           Ain’t She Sweet / Nobody’s Child                                                                                     1964, June 4

20           A Hard Day’s Night / Things We Said Today                                                                 1964, July 10

21           A Hard Day’s Night / I Should Have Known Better                                                     1964, July 13

22           I’ll Cry Instead / I’m Happy Just to Dance With You                                                   1964, July 20

23           And I Love Her / If I Fell                                                                                                   1964, July 20

24           Matchbox / Slow Down                                                                                                     1964, August 24

25           I Feel Fine / She’s a Woman                                                                                              1964, November 23

26           Eight Days a Week / I Don’t Want to Spoil the Party                                                   1965, February 15

27           Ticket to Ride / Yes It is                                                                                                     1965, April 9

28           Help! / I’m Down                                                                                                                 1965, July 19

29           Yesterday / Act Naturally                                                                                                  1965, September 13

30           Roll Over Beethoven / Misery                                                                                           1965, October 11

31           Boys / Kansas City – Hey Hey Hey Hey                                                                        1965, October 11

32           We Can Work It out / Day Tripper                                                                                 1965, December 3

33           Nowhere Man / What Goes on?                                                                                       1966, February 21

34           Paperback Writer / Rain                                                                                                     1966, May 30

35           Yellow Submarine / Eleanor Rigby                                                                                 1966, August 5

36           Strawberry Fields Forever / Penny Lane                                                                         1967, February 13

37           All You Need Is Love / Baby You’re a Rich Man                                                         1967, July 7

38           Hello Goodbye / I Am the Walrus                                                                                    1967, November 24

39           Lady Madonna / The Inner Light                                                                                    1968, March 15

40           Hey Jude / Revolution                                                                                                        1968, August 26

41           Get Back / Don’t Let Me Down                                                                                        1969, April 11

42           The Ballad of John and Yoko / Old Brown Shoe                                                          1969, May 30

43           Something / Come Together                                                                                             1969, October 6

44           Let It Be / You Know My Name (Look up the Number)                                             1970, March 6

45           The Long and Winding Road / For You Blue                                                                                1970, May 11

46           Yesterday / I Should Have Known Better                                                                      1976, March 1

47           Got to Get You Into My Life / Helter Skelter                                                                 1976, May 31

48           Back in the U.S.S.R. / Twist and Shout                                                                           1976, June 1

49           Ob-La-Di, Ob-La-Da / Julia                                                                                               1976, November 8

50           Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band; With a Little Help From My Freinds / A Day in the Life                                                                                                                                                                      1978, August 14

51           The Beatles Movie Medley / I’m Happy Just to Dance With You                             1982, March 22

52           Free As a Bird / Christmas Time (Is Here Again)                                                          1995, December 4

53           Real Love / Baby’s in Black

 

 

BEATLE STUDIO ALBUMS

1              Please Please Me                                                                                                                 1963, March 22

2              With the Beatles                                                                                                                  1963, November 22

3              A Hard Day’s Night                                                                                                             1964, July 10

4              Beatles for Sale                                                                                                                    1964, December 4

5              Help!                                                                                                                                      1965, August 6

6              Rubber Soul                                                                                                                          1965, December 3

7              Revolver                                                                                                                                1966, August 5

8              A Collection of the Beatles Oldies (But Goldies)                                                           1966, December 10

9              Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band                                                                          1967, June 1

10           The Beatles                                                                                                                           1968, November 22

11           Yellow Submarine                                                                                                               1969, January 17

12           Abbey Road                                                                                                                         1969, September 26

13           Let It Be                                                                                                                                                1970, May 8

14           The Beatles 1962-1966                                                                                                      1973, April 19

15           The Beatles 1967-1970                                                                                                      1973, April 19

16           Rock’n’roll Music                                                                                                                 1976, June 10

17           Magical Mystery Tour                                                                                                        1977, May 6

BEATLES EPs

1              My Bonnie                                                                                                                            1963, July 12

2              Twist and Shout                                                                                                                   1963, July 12

3              The Beatles Hits                                                                                                                  1963, September 6

4              The Beatles                                                                                                                           1963, November 1

5              All My Loving                                                                                                                      1964, February 7

6              The Beatles – Souvenir of Their Visit to America                                                          1964, March 23

7              Four by the Beatles                                                                                                             1964, May 11

8              Long Tall Sally                                                                                                                     1964, June 19

9              Extracts From the Film a Hard Day’s Night                                                                   1964, November 4

10           Extracts From the Album a Hard Day’s Night                                                               1964, November 6

11           4 by the Beatles                                                                                                                   1965, February 1

12           Beatles for Sale                                                                                                                    1965, April 6

13           Beatles for Sale No. 2                                                                                                         1965, June 4

14           The Beatles Million Sellers                                                                                 1965, December 6

15           Yesterday                                                                                                                              1966, March 4

16           Nowhere Man                                                                                                                      1966, July 8

17           Magical Mystery Tour                                                                                                        1967, December 8

18           Baby It’s You                                                                                                                       1994, December 1

19           Free As a Bird                                                                                                                       1995, December 12

20           Real Love                                                                                                                             1996, March 5

 

ALSO ON 5th OCTOBER 1969 THE FIRST EPISODE OF MONTY PYTHON’S FLYING CIRCUS WAS SCREENED ON BBC 1

CLICK ON THE PICTURE BELOW TO READ ALL ABOUT IT…

 C

ROALD DAHL INSPIRATIONAL QUOTE FOR THE DAY

“I cannot for the life of me understand why small children take so long to grow up. I think they do it deliberately, just to annoy me.” ― Roald Dahl, Matilda

INSPIRATIONAL QUOTE FOR THE DAY

This is a wonderful day. I’ve never seen this one before! – Maya Angelou

HAPPINESS IS…

Happiness is…just listening to Beatles music

 GRANDAD’S ONE LINER JOKE OF THE DAY

Deja Vu – When you think you’re doing something you’ve done before, it’s because God thought it was so funny, he had to rewind it for his friends.

LOVE IS…

Love is…selecting your favourite Beatles track together

TRACK OF THE DAY

Love Me Do / P.S. I Love You – The Beatles

Highest Chart Position: No.17 17th October 1962 & No,4 16th October 1982

 

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