Beatles for Sale
Beatles For Sale -Stereo-
Released 4 December 1964
Recorded 11 August – 26 October 1964
Studio EMI Studios, London
Genre Folk Rock, Rock and roll, Merseybeat
Length 32:45
Label Parlophone
Producer George Martin
Album Guide
A Hard Day's Night

Beatles for Sale is the fourth album by The Beatles, released on 4 December 1964. Beatles for Sale and its modified United States counterpart, Beatles '65, each reached number one on the charts, with the former taking over from A Hard Day's Night in the United Kingdom.


All songs written by Lennon/McCartney, except where noted otherwise.

Side oneEdit

No. Tittle Songwriter(s) Lead Vocal(s) Time
1 No Reply Lennon with McCartney Lennon with McCartney 2:15
2 I'm a Loser Lennon Lennon 2:31
3 Baby's in Black Lennon and McCartney Lennon and McCartney 2:02
4 Rock and Roll Music Chuck Berry Lennon 2:03
5 I'll Follow the Sun McCartney McCartney with Lennon 1:46
6 Mr. Moonlight Roy Lee Johnson Lennon 2:33
7 Kansas City/Hey-Hey-Hey-Hey! Jerry Leiber, Mike Stoller and Richard Penniman McCartney 2:33

Side twoEdit

No. Tittle Songwriter(s) Lead Vocal(s) Time
1 Eight Days a Week McCartney with Lennon Lennon with McCartney 2:43
2 Words of Love Buddy Holly Lennon, McCartney and Harrison 2:12
3 Honey Don't Carl Perkins Starr 2:55
4 Every Little Thing McCartney Lennon with McCartney 2:01
5 I Don't Want to Spoil the Party Lennon Lennon 2:33
6 What You're Doing McCartney McCartney 2:30
7 Everybody's Trying to Be My Baby Carl Perkins Harrison 2:23