1075 A World Without Love – Peter & Gordon (1964)

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Paul McCartney and Peter Asher of Peter & Gordon.

This song was written by Paul McCartney but is credited to Lennon-McCartney. It was first recorded by Peter & Gordon in 1964. It was released as a single with If I Were You on the B-side. It reached number one on the Billboard chart and the UK Singles chart. Peter & Gordon performed the song on the TV Special The Music of Lennon and McCartney in 1965. A demo version recorded by Paul McCartney in 1964 has never been released. The song has also been recorded by Del Shannon, Terry Black, and The Supremes among others.

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