Can't Buy Me Love
The Beatles

I'll buy you a diamond ring, my friend
If it makes you feel all right
I'll get you anything, my friend
If it makes you feel all right
I don't care too much for money
Money can't buy me love

Peak Chart Position
  • No. 1 on the Billboard Hot 100 chart in 1964 for five weeks
  • RIAA certified Gold record
  • No. 1 on the UK Singles chart in 1964 for three weeks
  • as "Can't Buy Me Love" hit No. 1 during the week of April 4, 1964, twelve positions on the Billboard Hot 100 singles chart were held by The Beatles, including the top five positions; neither feat has been matched by any other artist to date
  • from The Beatles album, A Hard Day's Night (1964)
  • ranks #295 on Rolling Stone magazine's 2010 list of the 500 Greatest Songs of All Time
  • written by Paul McCartney, credited to Lennon/McCartney
  • "Can't Buy Me Love" was written in Paris where the Beatles were performing eighteen days of concerts at the Olympia Theatre; McCartney wrote the song at the five-star George V hotel where the band had an upright piano moved into one of their suites
  • produced by George Martin
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