BILLBOARD #1 HITS: #297: “GIVE ME LOVE [GIVE ME PEACE ON EARTH}- GEORGE HARRISON – JUNE 30, 1973

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Billboard #1 Hits: #297: “Give Me Love [Give Me Peace On Earth}- George Harrison. June 30, 1973. #1 for 1 week on Billboard Hot 100.

  • Single: “Give Me Love {Give Me Peace On Earth}- George Harrison
  • Record Company-Apple
  • Genre: Rock
  • Written by George Harrison
  • Time: 3:25
  • B-side:”Miss O’Dell”
  • Album- Living In The Material World
  • Grade: A
  • Peaked at #1 1 week in Billboard Hot 100. #8 in UK Singles Chart.

One Beatle replaced another at #1 with George Harrison”s “Give Me Love [Give Me Peace On Earth} replacing Paul McCartney and Wings dreadful “My Love.” The previous week McCartney and Harrison were 1-2 on the charts the only time that ex- Beatles would be 1-2 in the same week.

George Harrison explained in his autobiography I Me Mine: “Sometimes you open your mouth and you don’t know what you are going to say, and whatever comes out is the starting point. If that happens and you are lucky, it can usually be turned into a song. This song is a prayer and personal statement between me, the Lord, and whoever likes it.

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