This song was written by John Lennon but is 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 on the album A Hard Day’s Night in 1964. In America it was released as a single with I’m Happy Just To Dance With You on the B-side. It reached number twenty-five on the Billboard chart. George Martin And His Orchestra recorded the song in 1964 and it was released on the album By Popular Demand A Hard Day’s Night. It was titled I Cry Instead. The song has also been recorded by Joe Cocker, Johnny Rivers, and Chet Atkins among others.
Now Hear This : I Cry Instead – George Martin And His Orchestra (1964)