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"I Want to Hold Your Hand" is a song by the English pop rock band The Beatles. Written by John Lennon and Paul McCartney, and recorded in October 1963, it was the first Beatles record to be made using four-track equipment. McCartney and Lennon did not have any particular inspiration for the song. Instead, they had received specific instructions from manager Brian Epstein to write a song with the American market in mind.

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  • Avatar for Chumsicles
    It's really important to not forget how this sounded to people at the time. For what was thought of as rock music, this was absolutely extraordinary and relatively unhinged. Rock music didn't have those kinds of chord changes or dramatic shifts in mood like in that middle-eight
  • Avatar for Nikilish
    :o) smiles! :o)
  • Avatar for GhostHaunted
    I can't hide, I can't hide, I can't hide.
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  • Avatar for ElRet
    Wow, this is a talented bunch there. I am sure we will hear from them.
  • Avatar for wiseblood-
    One of the greatest songs of ALL TIMES!
  • Avatar for rocklyn80
    Truly awesome song, and the world- wide cultural revolution it induced, not bad for a silly pop song
  • Avatar for aquitayo
    The first Beatles SONG was LOVE ME DO
  • Avatar for atearmstoholdya
    This is the song that really "started" the '60s. Many will tell you that this was the first song The Beatles played on "The Ed Sullivan Show"...but it wasn't.

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