I Need You Beatles (Beatles)

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” I Need You ” is a song by the Beatles and appears on the album Help!. It is the second George Harrison song the band released after two albums without any songwriting contribution from Harrison. The song was performed in their second film, Help! and is the second video produced showing George Harrison singing lead vocal on a song (after “I’m Happy Just To Dance With You” from A Hard Day’s Night).Contents;1 Composition;2 Musical characteristics and recording;3 Personnel;4 Cover versions;5 Notes;6 References;7 External links;Composition The song, simple in arrangement, was recorded on 15 and 16 February 1965. It is often considered to address Harrison’s relationship with Pattie Boyd, whom he had met in March 1964 while filming A Hard Day’s Night (they married in January 1966).Musical characteristics and recording The song is in A major (actually a little less than half a semitone below A, like the two other songs recorded on 15 February: Ticket to Ride and Another Girl). The recording’s distinctive lead guitar cadences are achieved by Harrison’s first recorded use of a volume pedal, for common guitar suspended chords in the key of A. These form the introduction and most of the verse of the song and give a quasi-modal effect relieved in the verse by a line in the relative minor (with a simple backing harmony from Lennon and McCartney), the whole making a fourteen-bar ternary verse-structure. This, after a repeat, segues easily into a second, bridge melody that introduces a cowbell for contrast and is based on a simple IV-V-I chord progression that passes through the dominant key to resolve back on the verse. An interesting feature is the use of an imperfect cadence (imperfectly resolving on a tonic A chord) in the climax of the bridge (on “I just can’t go on anymore”) which uses II (Bm7) and V (E7) chords. Many such aspects of the song are developed in Harrison’s song ” If I Needed Someone ” on the group’s next album, Rubber Soul.Personnel George Harrison _ double-tracked vocal, lead guitar;John Lennon _ harmony vocal, nylon-string acoustic rhythm guitar;Paul McCartney _ harmony vocal, bass guitar;Ringo Starr _ drums, cowbell;Personnel per Ian MacDonald ;Cover versions Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers played the song in tribute to Harrison at 2002’s Concert for George. [ better source needed ];The progressive rock supergroup Transatlantic recorded a mix of two songs called “I Need You” (this one and America ‘s 1972 single) on their 2009 album The Whirlwind. The first part (America’s cover) is sung by Neal Morse while the Beatles’s part features vocals by the band’s drummer Mike Portnoy.The Sunshine Company recorded a version, arranged by George Tipton, for their 1967 Imperial Records LP Happy Is the Sunshine Company.Notes ^ a b Pollack 1992.^ a b c d MacDonald 2005, pp. 145_146.^ a b Lewisohn 1988, p. 54.^ Harry 2000, p. 199.^ Dominic Pedler. Songwriting Secrets of the Beatles. Omnibus Press, London 2003 p 95.^ Oops Publishing 2002, pp. 25.^

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