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The Beatles

Helter Skelter (4:31)

"I've got blisters on my fingers!" is shouted by Ringo Starr at the end of the song, after he threw his drum sticks down from the intensity and length of the recording session. Studio session recordings of the song were numerous and varied in style, and lasted up to 27 minutes at the longest.

Helter Skelter is a song written by Paul McCartney and recorded by The Beatles on The White Album. It is considered one…

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When I get to the bottom I go back to the top of the slide
Where I stop and I turn and I go for a ride
Till I get to the bottom and I see you again

The Beatles - Helter Skelter Lyrics


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  • I've got blisters on my fingers! [60]
  • I've got blisters on my fingers! [59]
  • the first East Coast rap song.
  • I got an urge to go play Whack-A-Mole.
  • "First metal song" "First shoegaze" - No it wasn't. Shut the fuck up already with that shit.
  • This is the first fucking songmetal in the world!!!!
  • Blue Cheer and some other bands did Heavy Metal before The Beatles did. So no, The Beatles weren't the firsts. Helter Skelter isn't even that Metal, it falls a lot better in the Hard Rock/Heavy Psych/Garage Rock genre.
  • First shoegaze song
  • Fucking great!

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