Chart Position: 34

  • Written by John Lennon and Paul McCartney
  • This is the ‘B’ side of ‘All You Need is Love’ (1967)
  • Lead vocals: John Lennon
  • Guitar: George Harrison
  • Keyboards: John Lennon
  • Vibraphone: Eddie Martin
  • Backing vocals: Paul McCartney, George Harrison, Mick Jagger
  • Produced by George Martin
  • Recorded in London U.K.
  • Lennon’s lyrics describe then-Beatles manager Brian Epstein
  • Brian Epstein died of a sleeping pill overdose in late 1967
  • Later recorded by Session Men (1967), Brian Sands (1979), Fat Boys (1987), Midwich Cuckoos (1990), SAS Band (1997), Dr. Zing (2000), Dean Brown (2001), Cranium Pie (2009), Steve Ewing (2009) and Wooden Wand (2012)

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