2096 With A Little Help From My Friends – Barbra Streisand (1969)

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Barbra Streisand and Paul McCartney.

This song was written by John Lennon and Paul McCartney. It was first recorded by The Beatles in 1967. Barbra Streisand recorded her version in 1969. It was released on her album What About Today? The album also included versions of Honey Pie and Goodnight.

2087 With a Little Help From My Friends – Ike & Tina Turner (1969)

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With A Little Help From My Friends.

This song was written by John Lennon and Paul McCartney. It was first recorded by The Beatles in 1967. Ike & Tina Turner recorded the song in 1969. Their version was released as the B-side to I Wish It Would Rain in 1969. The single failed to chart. The song was also part of their repertoire and a live version was released on their 1972 album The World Of Ike & Tina.

1856 With A Little Help From My Friends – Joe Cocker (1968)

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With A Little Help From My Friends.

This song was written by John Lennon and Paul McCartney. It was first recorded by The Beatles in 1967. Joe Cocker recorded his version in 1968. His version features Jimmy Page on guitar. It was released as a single in 1968 with Something’s Coming On on the B-side. The single reached number one on the UK Singles chart and number sixty-eight on the Billboard chart. A live version recorded at Woodstock festival in 1969 was released on the 1970 album Woodstock – Music From The Original Soundtrack And More.

1831 With A Little Help From My Friends – The Jay Five (1968)

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Strictly Instrumental.

This song was written by Paul McCartney but is credited to Lennon-McCartney. It was first recorded by The Beatles in 1967. German group The Jay Five recorded an instrumental version of the song in 1968. It was released on their album Strictly Instrumental. The album also included a version of Good Day Sunshine.

1817 With A Little Help From My Friends – Sergio Mendes & Brasil ’66 (1968)

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With A Little Help From My Friends.

This song was written by John Lennon and Paul McCartney. It was first recorded by The Beatles in 1967. Sergio Mendes & Brasil ’66 recorded the song in 1968. It was released on their 1968 album Look Around. The song was also released as a single in 1968 with Look Around on the B-side. In the UK the B-side was The Look Of Love.

1677 With A Little Help From My Friends – Herb Alpert And The Tijuana Brass (1967)

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Herb Alpert’s Ninth.

With A Little Help From My Friends was written by John Lennon and Paul McCartney. It was first recorded by The Beatles in 1967. Herb Alpert And The Tijuana Brass recorded the song the same year. It was released on their 1967 album Herb Alpert’s Ninth.

1670 With A Little Help From My Friends – Joe Brown (1967)

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Joe Brown and George Harrison.

This song was written by John Lennon and Paul McCartney. It was first recorded by The Beatles in 1967. Joe Brown recorded his version the same year. It was released as a single with Show Me Around on the B-side. The single reached number thirty-two on the UK Singles chart.