This song was written by Doris Payne and Gregory Carroll. It was first recorded by Doris Troy in 1963. Peter And Gordon recorded the song in 1965. It was released on their album Hurtin’ ‘N’ Lovin’. Paul McCartney owned a copy of the album. The song Someone Ain’t Right was used on Paul McCartney’s unreleased 1965 Christmas record Unforgettable.