The Beatles - Please Please Me
Label: Parlophone ‎– PMC 1202
Type: Vinyl, LP, Album, Mono, 3rd Press, Yellow / Black Labels With Small 33⅓
Country: UK
Date of released: 1963
Category: Rock
Style: Beat
Genre: Rock
Musician: The Beatles
Album's name: Please Please Me
ZIP archive size: 1394

The Beatles - Please Please Me

Tracklist Hide Credits

A1 I Saw Her Standing There
Written-By – McCartney-Lennon*
A2 Misery
Written-By – McCartney-Lennon*
A3 Anna (Go To Him)
Written-By – Alexander*
A4 Chains
Written-By – Goffin-King*
A5 Boys
Written-By – Dixon*, Farrell*
A6 Ask Me Why
Written-By – McCartney-Lennon*
A7 Please Please Me
Written-By – McCartney-Lennon*
B1 Love Me Do
Written-By – McCartney-Lennon*
B2 P.S. I Love You
Written-By – McCartney-Lennon*
B3 Baby It's You
Written-By – Bacharach*, Williams*, David*
B4 Do You Want To Know A Secret
Written-By – McCartney-Lennon*
B5 A Taste Of Honey
Written-By – Scott*, Marlow*
B6 There's A Place
Written-By – McCartney-Lennon*
B7 Twist And Shout
Written-By – Russell*, Medley*

Companies, etc.

  • Printed By – Ernest J. Day & Co. Ltd.
  • Made By – Ernest J. Day & Co. Ltd.
  • Record Company – The Parlophone Co. Ltd.


  • Bass, Vocals – Paul McCartney
  • Drums, Vocals – Ringo Starr
  • Guitar, Vocals – George Harrison, John Lennon
  • Liner Notes – Tony Barrow
  • Photography By – Angus McBean
  • Producer – George Martin


This version is the rare third Mono pressing with the small 33⅓ at 9 o'clock on the labels.

Label perimeter text begins with 'THE PARLOPHONE CO LTD'

No 'SOLD IN UK' statement on labels.

Northern Songs credit on A1, A2,B4 & B6. Dick James credit on A6 & A7.

'Photo: Angus McBean' credit front bottom right hand corner.

Released in a laminated flip back sleeve with 'Printed and Made By Ernest J. Day & Co. Ltd. London' on flip back bottom right hand corner.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Matrix / Runout (Side A label): XEX.421
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B label): XEX.422
  • Matrix / Runout (Side A runout, stamped): XEX 421-1N
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B runout, stamped): XEX 422-1N

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
PMC 1202 The Beatles Please Please Me ‎(LP, Album, Mono, Bla) Parlophone PMC 1202 UK 1963
PMCM.1202 The Beatles Please Please Me ‎(LP, Mono, Album, RE) Apple Records PMCM.1202 New Zealand 1969
5C 062-04219 The Beatles Please Please Me ‎(LP, Album, RE) Parlophone 5C 062-04219 Netherlands 1977
14C-26204219 The Beatles Please Please Me ‎(Cass, Album) EMI 14C-26204219 Greece Unknown
0946 3 82416 2 1 The Beatles Please Please Me ‎(CD, Album, Mono, Enh, RE, RM) Parlophone, Apple Records, Capitol Records 0946 3 82416 2 1 US 2009


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