This song was written and recorded by Carl Perkins in 1956. It was recorded by The Beatles again in 1964. It was recorded at EMI Studios and was produced by George Martin. It was first released on the album Beatles For Sale in 1964. In Greece the song was released as a single in 1965 with Honey Don’t on the B-side. The song was part of The Beatles’ repertoire. A live version recorded in 1962 was released in 1977 on the album Live! At The Star-Club In Hamburg,Germany; 1962. A live version recorded at The Hollywood Bowl in 1965 was released on the 2016 album Live At The Hollywood Bowl. Another live version recorded in 1965 was released in 1996 on the album Anthology 2. The Beatles also recorded the song for BBC Radio and one version was released in 1994 on the album Live At The BBC. George Harrison and Ringo Starr performed the song live with Carl Perkins in 1985 for the TV special Blue Suede Shoes: A Rockabilly Session. That version appeared on the 1986 album of the same name.
Now Hear This: Everybody’s Trying To Be My Baby – The Beatles (1977)
Everybody’s Trying To Be My Baby – Carl Perkins and Friends (1986)
Everybody’s Trying To Be My Baby – The Beatles (1994)
Everybody’s Trying To Be My Baby – The Beatles (1996)
Everybody’s Trying To Be My Baby – The Beatles (2016)