This song was written by John Lennon but was credited to Lennon-McCartney. It was first recorded by The Beatles in 1964. It was recorded at EMI Studios and was produced by George Martin. It was released in 1964 on the album A Hard Day’s Night. In America it was released as the B-side to And I Love Her in 1964. The single reached number twelve on the Billboard chart and If I Fell reached number fifty-three. The song was part of The Beatles’ repertoire. It was used in The Beatles’ 1964 movie A Hard Day’s Night. George Martin And His Orchestra covered the song in 1964 and it was released on the album By Popular Demand A Hard Day’s Night. The song has also been covered by The Hollyridge Strings, Sonny Curtis, Chet Atkins, and Peter & Gordon among others.
Now Hear This : If I Fell – George Martin And His Orchestra (1964)