The album includes the following Tracks:
- I Saw Her Standing There -(Lennon-McCartney)
- Misery -(Lennon-McCartney)
- Anna (Go With Him) -(Lennon-McCartney)
- Chains -(Goffin-King)
- Boys -(Dixon-Farrell)
- Ask Me Why -(Lennon-McCartney)
- Please Please Me -(Lennon-McCartney)
- Love Me Do -(Lennon-McCartney)
- P.S I Love You -(Lennon-McCartney)
- Baby It's You -(Bacharach-David)
- Do You Want To Know A Secret -(Lennon-McCartney)
- A Taste Of Honey -(Marlow-Scott)
- There's A Place (Lennon-McCartney)
- Twist and Shout (Medley-Russell)
The iconic cover was shot on March 5,1963 by Angus McBean. It was taken in the stairwell of London's EMI offices, they later posed there for their Red and Blue albums ( "The Beatles 1962-1966" and "The Beatles 1967-1970")
The budget for the album was 400 pounds (about 800 American dollars), with each Beatle receiving a union scale pay of 29 pounds.
Please Please Me Fun Facts:
- The actual title on the cover of this album is Please Please Me with Love Me Do and 12 other songs.
- This is the only Beatles album on which the original songs are credited to "McCartney-Lennon"; after wards they would be credited as the more familiar "Lennon-McCartney."
- The gold and black Parlophone label of the album's initial pressing is one of the more valuable Beatles albums, due to the fact that the label in question was never used again for any other Parlophone albums.
What's your favorite "Please Please Me" Track?