Sexy Sadie
The Beatles
Beatles 1968 White Album LP

One sunny day the world was waiting for a lover
She came along to turn on everyone
Sexy Sadie the greatest of them all

Peak Chart Position
  • the song was not released as a single - no chart rank
  • from the album The Beatles (1968)
  • on the record:
       John Lennon- lead vocals, harmony vocals, acoustic guitar, Hammond organ
       Paul McCartney- bass, piano, backing vocals
       George Harrison- lead guitar, backing vocals
       Ringo Starr- drums, tambourine
  • written by John Lennon, credited to Lennon/McCartney
  • the working title of the song was "Maharishi"; Lennon wrote the song in India after visiting with Maharishi Mahesh Yogi and being disillusioned by him
  • produced by George Martin
  • recorded at EMI Studios, London (July 19, 24 Aug 13, 21, 1968)
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