As with its UK release three days earlier, The Beatles issued their first double a-side single in the USA.
The Beatles’ sixth UK album Rubber Soul was released on this day as Parlophone PMC 1267 (mono) and PCS 3075 (stereo).
On the same day that their sixth UK LP, Rubber Soul, was released, The Beatles issued a double a-side single, ‘We Can Work It Out’/‘Day Tripper’.
Although The Beatles chose not to release ‘Yesterday’ as a single in the UK, their US record label Capitol Records decided otherwise and released it with the b-side ‘Act …
The Beatles’ eighth US album released by Capitol Records, Help!, was issued on this day as MAS-2386 (mono) and SMAS-2386 (stereo).
The Beatles’ fifth UK album, Help!, was released on this day as Parlophone PMC 1255 (mono) and PCS 3071 (stereo).
The Beatles’ 10th Parlophone single was released just before the world première of their second feature film, also called Help!.
The Beatles’ 10th Capitol Records single was released just before the world premiere of their second feature film.
The Beatles’ US label, Capitol Records, released the album Beatles VI on this day.
Although the Beatles For Sale album had been available for six months, and The Beatles had already begun performing and releasing songs from their forthcoming Help!, Parlophone issued this …
‘Ticket To Ride’, The Beatles’ ninth Capitol Records single, was the first release from the Help! album sessions. It was issued as Capitol 5407, with ‘Yes It Is’ on …
The first song released to the public from The Beatles’ forthcoming Help! album was the ‘Ticket To Ride’ single, released as Parlophone R 5265.
A four-track EP containing songs from Beatles For Sale was released in the United Kingdom on this day.
Capitol Records were still keen to wring as much money as possible out of Beatles fans in America, leading to the release of The Early Beatles in March 1965.
Having held both tracks off the Beatles ’65 album, Capitol Records issued ‘Eight Days A Week’/‘I Don’t Want To Spoil The Party’ as a single on 15 February 1965.
Capitol Records released their second and final Beatles EP on this day. 4 By The Beatles had the catalogue number Capitol R-5365, and was released only in mono.
The Beatles’ fifth album on Capitol Records included the majority of songs from Beatles For Sale, and added ‘I’ll Be Back’, ‘She’s A Woman’ and ‘I Feel Fine’.
The Beatles’ fourth Parlophone/EMI album, Beatles For Sale, contained a mix of Lennon–McCartney originals and cover versions.
‘I Feel Fine’, The Beatles’ eighth Parlophone single was a standalone release not intended for their forthcoming album Beatles For Sale.
On this day Capitol Records in America issued a documentary album, The Beatles’ Story.