The Beatles Song Of The Day: “Words Of Love”

The Beatles Song Of The Day is “Words Of Love.” “Words Of Love” is on The Beatles “Beatles For Sale” album. One of The Beatles idols wrote the song-the great Buddy Holly. This would be the only Buddy Holly song they ever covered on album. They could have made a better choice. This isn’t one of Buddy Holly’s greatest songs and its not one of The Beatles greatest covers. John Lennon: vocal and rhythm guitar/ Paul McCartney: vocal and bass guitar/ George Harrison: lead guitar/ Ringo Starr: drums and suitcase. The song was recorded on October 18th, 1964 at Abbey Road. Producer: George Martin.

Rating “Words Of Love” on a scale of 1 to 5 **1/2

  • “Words Of Love” was never released as a single.
  • “Words Of Love” was not ranked by Rolling Stone Magazine on their “The Beatles 100 Greatest Songs” or by Spignesi and Lewis in their “100 Best Beatles Songs” list -they didn’t rank covers and even if they did this wouldn’t have made the cut.
  • Length of song:2:02.
  • The song hit #13 for Buddy Holly in 1957.

Words Of Love {Buddy Holly}

Hold me close and tell me how you feel
Tell me love is real
Words of love you whisper soft and true
Darling I love you
Let me hear you say the words I long to hear
Darling when you’re near
Words of love you whisper soft and true
Darling I love you