Eighteen months after it was released in the United Kingdom, The Beatles' single / was issued in America.
The follow-up to Meet The Beatles! was issued on this day by the group's US label Capitol.
The Beatles' first LP on Capitol Records was released while the group were in Paris, just three days after they were told I Want To Hold Your Hand had …
The single with which The Beatles arrived in America, I Want To Hold Your Hand was released on Boxing Day 1963 by Capitol Records.