The Beatles Song Of The Day: “I Wanna Be Your Man”

The Beatles Song of the Day is “I Wanna Be Your Man” from The Beatles second album “With The Beatles.” The song was written by John Lennon and Paul McCartney and given to a new upstarting band The Rolling Stones. The Beatles would record it-giving it to Ringo to sing. John Lennon: backing vocal, rhythm guitar/ Paul McCartney: backing vocal and bass guitar/ George Harrison: Lead guitar/ Ringo Starr: double-tracked vocal, drums and maracas/ George Martin: Hammond organ. The song was recorded on September 11th, 12th and October 3rd and 23rd, 1963 at Abbey Road. Producer: George Martin.

Rating “I Wanna Be Your Man” 1 to 5 stars  **1/2

  • John would later comment that he viewed the song as a ‘throwaway’ which is why they gave it to The Rollilng Stones. He said they weren’t going to give away anything that was great.
  • “I Wanna Be Your Man’ did not make Rolling Stone Magazine’s “The Beatles 100 Greatest Songs” or Spignesi and Lewis’ “The Beatles 100 Best Songs” lists.
  • Length of song:  1:58
  • The song was mainly written by Paul but finished up by John and Paul in a corner of a room while The Rolling Stones Mick Jaggar and Keith Richards were talking.

“I Wanna Be Your Man” {Lennon-McCartney}

I  wanna be your lover baby
I wanna be your man
I wanna be your lover  baby
I wanna be your man
Love you like no other baby
Like no other  can
Love you like no other baby
Like no other can
I wanna be your  man,
I wanna be your man
I wanna be your man,
I wanna be your man
Tell  me that you love me baby
Let me understand
Tell me that you love me  baby
I wanna be your man
I wanna be your lover baby
I wanna be your  man
I wanna be your lover baby
I wanna be your man
I wanna be your  man,
I wanna be your man
I wanna be your man,
I wanna be your man
I  wanna be your lover baby
I wanna be your man
I wanna be your lover  baby
I wanna be your man
Love you like no other baby
Like no other  can
Love you like no other baby
Like no other can
I wanna be your  man
 I wanna be your man
I wanna be your man,
I wanna be your man
I wanna  be your man,
I wanna be your man
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