Under The Covers- Other Artists Covering Beatles Songs: ‘Please Please Me”- Blondie. Blondie covered The Beatles ‘Please Please Me’ on the Japanese version of their 9th album 2003’s Panic Of Girls. Blondie of course were new wave hit makers in the late 70’s- early 80’s- with a string of hits including 3 #1’s “Heart Of Glass”, “Call Me” and “The Tide Is High.”
‘Please Please Me” was The Beatles second single released in the UK in early 1963-and went all the way to #2 in the UK singles chart becoming their first big hit. Later when Beatlemania hit the US- it went to #3 in the Billboard Hot 100.