Give Peace A Chance was written by John Lennon but is credited to Lennon-McCartney. It was recorded by Plastic Ono Band in 1969. Hot Chocolate Band recorded the song the same year. Their version used different lyrics in the verses. It was released as their debut single in 1969. The B-side was Living Without Tomorrow. Hot Chocolate Band were signed to The Beatles’ record label Apple Records and the single was their one and only released on the label.