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was abbey road a lennon harrison album
21 October 2015
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am i the only one to notice btw im new here first post!

22 October 2015
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Welcome, @beatlesisluv! (If beatlesisluv and luv is all we need, then could we say beatles is all we need?)

We have a thread based on a similar idea. http://www.beatlesbible.com/fo.....olo-album/ You may enjoy that conversation.

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22 October 2015
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stay-on-topic

 

No since Paul has quite a few songs on the album including a large chunk of the Medley

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Thank you, AD40. I guess I wasn't awake when I responded.

22 October 2015
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Yeah, what Annadog40 said.  The last half of the album was nearly all Paul.

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Outside of George's two superb contributions ("Something " and "Here Comes The Sun ") and John's supremely funky "Come Together " and unearthly beautiful "Because " (his two unarguably great songs amidst a few mediocre contributions to the record), the album practically comes across as a McCartney solo album.  For me anyhow.  

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Hopeful one said
Outside of George's two superb contributions ("Something " and "Here Comes The Sun ") and John's supremely funky "Come Together " and unearthly beautiful "Because " (his two unarguably great songs amidst a few mediocre contributions to the record), the album practically comes across as a McCartney solo album.  For me anyhow.    

I get what you're saying and I sort of agree, but on closer examination, weren't for example "Mean Mr. Mustard" and "Polythene Pam " also John songs? As well as "Sun King " and "I Want You" as well? (At least they seem to be to me).  However, even so, I agree it does seem that Paul's hand was strong on the album and I don't doubt that he consciously said to himself "Okay, the Beatles are winding down, let's make our last album super strong" and went about ensuring that in his reportedly micro-managing way. (Although Let It Be came out last, it was not recorded last, is my understanding...)

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Typical Ringo, 1 song album! a-hard-days-night-ringo-15

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Hopeful one said
Outside of George's two superb contributions ("Something " and "Here Comes The Sun ") and John's supremely funky "Come Together " and unearthly beautiful "Because " (his two unarguably great songs amidst a few mediocre contributions to the record), the album practically comes across as a McCartney solo album.  For me anyhow.    

Are we forgetting I Want You (She's So Heavy)?? That song is one of the high points in their discography (and it's not even the best song on the record)

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