Roll Over Beethoven
The Beatles
Beatles 1964 Roll Over Beethoven 45

I'm gonna write a little letter
Gonna mail it to my local D.J.
It's a rocking little record
I want my jockey to play
Roll over Beethoven
Gotta hear it again today

Peak Chart Position
  • peaked at No. 68 on the Billboard Hot 100 chart in 1964
  • from the US album The Beatles' Second Album (1964)
  • from the UK album With The Beatles (1963)
  • a cover of the 1956 hit single by Chuck Berry
  • on the record:
       George Harrison- lead vocals, lead guitar, handclaps
       John Lennon- rhythm guitar, handclaps
       Paul McCartney- bass, handclaps
       Ringo Starr- drums, handclaps
  • written by Chuck Berry
  • produced by George Martin
  • recorded July 30, 1963 at EMI Studios, London, England 
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