Logo
Unionpedia
Communication
Get it on Google Play
New! Download Unionpedia on your Android™ device!
Download
Faster access than browser!
And Ads-free!

Eight Days a Week

"Eight Days a Week" is a song by The Beatles written by Paul McCartney and John Lennon based on McCartney's original idea, The song was issued in the U.K. December 1964 on the album Beatles for Sale. [1]

87 relations: A Hard Day's Night (song), Abbey Road Studios, Alma Cogan, American Idol (season 7), B. E. Taylor, Baby's in Black, Back in Blood (Debauchery album), Bass guitar, Beatles '65, Beatles for Sale, Beatles VI, Belo Horizonte, Billboard Hot 100, Billy Preston, Bluegrass music, Brazil, Can't Buy Me Love, Capitol Records, Coda (music), Compilation album, Debauchery (band), Disc jockey, Drum kit, Eight Days a Week, Fade (audio engineering), George Harrison, George Martin, Georgie Fame, Gramophone record, Help! (song), Hot Country Songs, I Don't Want to Spoil the Party, I Feel Fine, Ian MacDonald, Joan Jett, John Lennon, Ken Navarro, Kristy Lee Cook, Lead guitar, Leave the Light On (Lorrie Morgan album), Lennon–McCartney, List of Billboard Hot 100 chart achievements and milestones, List of Billboard number-one singles, List of number-one singles of 1965 (Canada), Lorrie Morgan, Love Me Do, Love Never Fails (B. E. Taylor album), Malapropism, Mineirão, My Girl (The Temptations song), ..., No Reply (song), Out There (tour), Parlophone, Paul McCartney, Pop Chronicles, Procol Harum, Procol's Ninth, Recording Industry Association of America, Rhythm guitar, Ringo Starr, Rock music, RPM (magazine), Sam Lloyd, Scrubs (season 3), Scrubs (TV series), Shakin' All Over, She Loves You, Singing, Stop! In the Name of Love, Supraphon, The Beatles, The Guess Who, The Libertines, The Moody Brothers, The Punkles, The Runaways, The Supremes, The Temptations, Ticket to Ride, Tomorrow Never Knows, United Kingdom, United States, We Can Work It Out, Wright Brothers Band, Yeh, Yeh, Yesterday (Beatles song), 1 (Beatles album). Expand index (37 more) »

A Hard Day's Night (song)

"A Hard Day's Night" is a song by the English rock band The Beatles.

New!!: Eight Days a Week and A Hard Day's Night (song) · See more »

Abbey Road Studios

Abbey Road Studios (formerly known as EMI Studios) is a recording studio located at 3 Abbey Road, St John's Wood, City of Westminster, London, England.

New!!: Eight Days a Week and Abbey Road Studios · See more »

Alma Cogan

Alma Cogan (19 May 1932 – 26 October 1966) was an English singer of traditional pop music in the 1950s and early 1960s.

New!!: Eight Days a Week and Alma Cogan · See more »

American Idol (season 7)

The seventh season of American Idol, the annual reality show and singing competition, began on January 15, 2008 and concluded on May 21, 2008.

New!!: Eight Days a Week and American Idol (season 7) · See more »

B. E. Taylor

B.E. Taylor (born William Edward Taylor, 1954 in Aliquippa, Pennsylvania, U.S.) was the lead singer of the pop rock band B.E Taylor Group, and is currently a solo artist.

New!!: Eight Days a Week and B. E. Taylor · See more »

Baby's in Black

"Baby's in Black" is a song by the Beatles, co-written by John Lennon and Paul McCartney.

New!!: Eight Days a Week and Baby's in Black · See more »

Back in Blood (Debauchery album)

Back in Blood is Debauchery's fourth studio album.

New!!: Eight Days a Week and Back in Blood (Debauchery album) · See more »

Bass guitar

The bass guitar (also called electric bass, or simply bass) is a stringed instrument played primarily with the fingers or thumb, by plucking, slapping, popping, (rarely) strumming, tapping, thumping, or picking with a plectrum, often known as a pick.

New!!: Eight Days a Week and Bass guitar · See more »

Beatles '65

Released in December 1964, Beatles '65 is the Beatles' fifth album issued by Capitol Records, but their seventh American album.

New!!: Eight Days a Week and Beatles '65 · See more »

Beatles for Sale

Beatles for Sale is the fourth studio album by English rock band the Beatles, released on 4 December 1964 in the United Kingdom and produced by George Martin for Parlophone.

New!!: Eight Days a Week and Beatles for Sale · See more »

Beatles VI

Beatles VI is the Beatles' seventh Capitol Records release in the United States (including The Beatles' Story).

New!!: Eight Days a Week and Beatles VI · See more »

Belo Horizonte

Belo Horizonte (Beautiful Horizon) is the sixth largest city in Brazil, the thirteenth largest city in South America and the sixteenth largest city in the Americas.

New!!: Eight Days a Week and Belo Horizonte · See more »

Billboard Hot 100

The Billboard Hot 100 is the music industry standard record chart in the United States for singles, published weekly by Billboard magazine.

New!!: Eight Days a Week and Billboard Hot 100 · See more »

Billy Preston

William Everett "Billy" Preston (September 2, 1946 – June 6, 2006) was an American musician whose work included R&B, rock, soul, funk and gospel.

New!!: Eight Days a Week and Billy Preston · See more »

Bluegrass music

Bluegrass music is a form of American roots music, and a subgenre of country music.

New!!: Eight Days a Week and Bluegrass music · See more »

Brazil

Brazil (Brasil), officially the Federative Republic of Brazil (República Federativa do Brasil), is the largest country in both South America and the Latin American region.

New!!: Eight Days a Week and Brazil · See more »

Can't Buy Me Love

"Can't Buy Me Love" is a song composed by Paul McCartney (credited to Lennon–McCartney) and released by the Beatles on the A-side of their sixth British single, "Can't Buy Me Love"/"You Can't Do That".

New!!: Eight Days a Week and Can't Buy Me Love · See more »

Capitol Records

Capitol Records, LLC is an American record label that is part of the Capitol Music Group and is a wholly owned division of Universal Music Group.

New!!: Eight Days a Week and Capitol Records · See more »

Coda (music)

Coda (Italian for "tail", plural code) is a term used in music in a number of different senses, primarily to designate a passage that brings a piece (or a movement) to an end.

New!!: Eight Days a Week and Coda (music) · See more »

Compilation album

A compilation album is an album (music or spoken-word) featuring tracks from one or more performers, often culled from a variety of sources (such as studio albums, live albums, singles, demos and outtakes.) The tracks are usually collected according to a common characteristic, such as popularity, genre, source or subject matter.

New!!: Eight Days a Week and Compilation album · See more »

Debauchery (band)

Debauchery is a death metal band from Stuttgart, Germany.

New!!: Eight Days a Week and Debauchery (band) · See more »

Disc jockey

A disc jockey (abbreviated DJ, D.J. or deejay) is a person who plays recorded music for an audience, either a radio audience if the mix is broadcast or the audience in a venue such as a bar or nightclub.

New!!: Eight Days a Week and Disc jockey · See more »

Drum kit

A drum kit, drum set, trap set, or just drums is a collection of drums and other percussion instruments set up to be played/struck by a single player.

New!!: Eight Days a Week and Drum kit · See more »

Eight Days a Week

"Eight Days a Week" is a song by The Beatles written by Paul McCartney and John Lennon based on McCartney's original idea, The song was issued in the U.K. December 1964 on the album Beatles for Sale.

New!!: Eight Days a Week and Eight Days a Week · See more »

Fade (audio engineering)

In audio engineering, a fade is a gradual increase or decrease in the level of an audio signal.

New!!: Eight Days a Week and Fade (audio engineering) · See more »

George Harrison

George Harrison, (25 February 1943 – 29 November 2001) was an English musician, multi-instrumentalist, singer and songwriter and music and film producer who achieved international fame as the lead guitarist of the Beatles.

New!!: Eight Days a Week and George Harrison · See more »

George Martin

Sir George Henry Martin (born 3 January 1926) is an English record producer, arranger, composer, conductor, audio engineer and musician.

New!!: Eight Days a Week and George Martin · See more »

Georgie Fame

Georgie Fame (born Clive Powell, 26 June 1943) is an English rhythm and blues and jazz singer, and keyboard player.

New!!: Eight Days a Week and Georgie Fame · See more »

Gramophone record

A gramophone record (phonograph record in American English) or vinyl record, commonly known as a "record", is an analog sound storage medium in the form of a flat polyvinyl chloride (previously shellac) disc with an inscribed, modulated spiral groove.

New!!: Eight Days a Week and Gramophone record · See more »

Help! (song)

"Help!" is a song by the Beatles that served as the title song for both the 1965 film and its soundtrack album.

New!!: Eight Days a Week and Help! (song) · See more »

Hot Country Songs

Hot Country Songs is a chart published weekly by ''Billboard'' magazine in the United States.

New!!: Eight Days a Week and Hot Country Songs · See more »

I Don't Want to Spoil the Party

"I Don't Want to Spoil the Party" is a song by the Beatles, written by John Lennon and credited to Lennon–McCartney.

New!!: Eight Days a Week and I Don't Want to Spoil the Party · See more »

I Feel Fine

"I Feel Fine" is a song written by John Lennon (credited to Lennon–McCartney) and released in 1964 by the Beatles as the A-side of their eighth British single.

New!!: Eight Days a Week and I Feel Fine · See more »

Ian MacDonald

Ian MacCormick (known by the pseudonym Ian MacDonald; 3 October 1948 – 20 August 2003) was a British music critic and author, best known for both Revolution in the Head, his critical history of the Beatles which borrowed techniques from art historians, and The New Shostakovich, a study of Russian composer Dmitri Shostakovich.

New!!: Eight Days a Week and Ian MacDonald · See more »

Joan Jett

Joan Jett (born Joan Marie Larkin; September 22, 1958) is an American rock guitarist, singer, songwriter, producer and occasional actress, best known for her work with Joan Jett & the Blackhearts, preceded by success with The Runaways, including their hit song "Cherry Bomb".

New!!: Eight Days a Week and Joan Jett · See more »

John Lennon

John Winston Ono Lennon (born John Winston Lennon; 9 October 1940 – 8 December 1980) was an English singer and songwriter who rose to worldwide fame as a co-founder of the band the Beatles, the most commercially successful band in the history of popular music.

New!!: Eight Days a Week and John Lennon · See more »

Ken Navarro

Ken Navarro (born June 9, 1953) is an Italian-American Contemporary Jazz guitarist and composer.

New!!: Eight Days a Week and Ken Navarro · See more »

Kristy Lee Cook

Kristy Lee Cook (born January 18, 1984) is an American country singer who was born in Seattle, Washington, and was the seventh place finalist on the seventh season of American Idol.

New!!: Eight Days a Week and Kristy Lee Cook · See more »

Lead guitar

Lead guitar is a guitar part which plays melody lines, instrumental fill passages, guitar solos, and occasionally, some riffs within a song structure.

New!!: Eight Days a Week and Lead guitar · See more »

Leave the Light On (Lorrie Morgan album)

Leave the Light On is the first studio album released by country music singer Lorrie Morgan, with such singles as "Trainwreck of Emotion" at #20, "Dear Me" at #9, "Out of Your Shoes" at #2, "Five Minutes" at #1, and "He Talks to Me" at #4.

New!!: Eight Days a Week and Leave the Light On (Lorrie Morgan album) · See more »

Lennon–McCartney

Lennon–McCartney (also written Lennon/McCartney and occasionally known as McCartney–Lennon) was the rock music songwriting partnership between English musicians John Lennon (9 October 19408 December 1980) and Paul McCartney (born 18 June 1942) of the Beatles.

New!!: Eight Days a Week and Lennon–McCartney · See more »

List of Billboard Hot 100 chart achievements and milestones

This is a comprehensive listing which highlights significant achievements and milestones based upon ''Billboard'' magazine's singles charts, most notably the ''Billboard'' Hot 100.

New!!: Eight Days a Week and List of Billboard Hot 100 chart achievements and milestones · See more »

List of Billboard number-one singles

This is a list of songs that have peaked at number one on the Billboard Hot 100 chart, the pre-eminent singles chart in the United States.

New!!: Eight Days a Week and List of Billboard number-one singles · See more »

List of number-one singles of 1965 (Canada)

This is a list of the weekly Canadian RPM magazine number one Top Singles chart of 1965.

New!!: Eight Days a Week and List of number-one singles of 1965 (Canada) · See more »

Lorrie Morgan

Loretta Lynn "Lorrie" Morgan (born June 27, 1959) is an American country music singer.

New!!: Eight Days a Week and Lorrie Morgan · See more »

Love Me Do

"Love Me Do" is the Beatles' first single, backed by B-Side "P.S. I Love You".

New!!: Eight Days a Week and Love Me Do · See more »

Love Never Fails (B. E. Taylor album)

Love Never Fails is the fifth album by American Christian rock singer B. E. Taylor.

New!!: Eight Days a Week and Love Never Fails (B. E. Taylor album) · See more »

Malapropism

A malapropism (also called a Dogberryism) is the use of an incorrect word in place of a word with a similar sound (which is often a paronym), resulting in a nonsensical, often humorous utterance.

New!!: Eight Days a Week and Malapropism · See more »

Mineirão

Mineirão, officially Estádio Governador Magalhães Pinto (Governor Magalhães Pinto Stadium) is the largest football stadium in the state of Minas Gerais, Brazil.

New!!: Eight Days a Week and Mineirão · See more »

My Girl (The Temptations song)

"My Girl" is a 1964 standard recorded by The Temptations for the Gordy (Motown) label which became a number one hit in 1965.

New!!: Eight Days a Week and My Girl (The Temptations song) · See more »

No Reply (song)

"No Reply" is a song by the Beatles from the British album Beatles for Sale and the American album Beatles '65.

New!!: Eight Days a Week and No Reply (song) · See more »

Out There (tour)

Out There is a concert tour by English singer-songwriter Paul McCartney.

New!!: Eight Days a Week and Out There (tour) · See more »

Parlophone

Parlophone Records Ltd. is a record label that was founded in Germany in 1896 by the Carl Lindström Company as Parlophon.

New!!: Eight Days a Week and Parlophone · See more »

Paul McCartney

Sir James Paul McCartney (born 18 June 1942) is an English singer-songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, and composer.

New!!: Eight Days a Week and Paul McCartney · See more »

Pop Chronicles

The Pop Chronicles are two radio documentary series which together "may constitute the most complete audio history of 1940s-60s popular music." Both were produced by John Gilliland.

New!!: Eight Days a Week and Pop Chronicles · See more »

Procol Harum

Procol Harum are an English rock band formed in 1967.

New!!: Eight Days a Week and Procol Harum · See more »

Procol's Ninth

Procol's Ninth is the eighth studio album (ninth including Live) by Procol Harum, that was released in September 1975.

New!!: Eight Days a Week and Procol's Ninth · See more »

Recording Industry Association of America

The Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA) is a trade organization that represents the recording industry in the United States.

New!!: Eight Days a Week and Recording Industry Association of America · See more »

Rhythm guitar

Rhythm guitar is a technique and role that performs a combination of two functions: to provide all or part of the rhythmic pulse in conjunction with singers or other instruments; and to provide all or part of the harmony, i.e. the chords, where a chord is a group of notes played together.

New!!: Eight Days a Week and Rhythm guitar · See more »

Ringo Starr

Richard Starkey, (born 7 July 1940), known professionally as Ringo Starr, is an English musician and actor who gained worldwide fame as the drummer for the Beatles.

New!!: Eight Days a Week and Ringo Starr · See more »

Rock music

Rock music is a genre of popular music that originated as "rock and roll" in the United States in the 1950s, and developed into a range of different styles in the 1960s and later, particularly in the United Kingdom and the United States.

New!!: Eight Days a Week and Rock music · See more »

RPM (magazine)

RPM was a Canadian music industry publication that featured song and album charts for Canada.

New!!: Eight Days a Week and RPM (magazine) · See more »

Sam Lloyd

Samuel "Sam" Lloyd, Jr. (born November 12, 1963) is an American character actor and musician, perhaps best known for his portrayal of beaten down lawyer Ted Buckland on the American comedy-drama Scrubs.

New!!: Eight Days a Week and Sam Lloyd · See more »

Scrubs (season 3)

The third season of the American comedy television series Scrubs premiered on NBC on October 2, 2003, and concluded on May 4, 2004, and consists of 22 episodes.

New!!: Eight Days a Week and Scrubs (season 3) · See more »

Scrubs (TV series)

Scrubs is an American medical comedy television series created by Bill Lawrence that aired from October 2, 2001, to March 17, 2010, on NBC and later ABC.

New!!: Eight Days a Week and Scrubs (TV series) · See more »

Shakin' All Over

"Shakin' All Over" is a rhythm and blues song originally performed by Johnny Kidd & the Pirates.

New!!: Eight Days a Week and Shakin' All Over · See more »

She Loves You

"She Loves You" is a song written by John Lennon and Paul McCartney and recorded by English rock group the Beatles for release as a single in 1963.

New!!: Eight Days a Week and She Loves You · See more »

Singing

Singing is the act of producing musical sounds with the voice, and augments regular speech by the use of both tonality and rhythm.

New!!: Eight Days a Week and Singing · See more »

Stop! In the Name of Love

"Stop! In the Name of Love" is a 1965 song recorded by The Supremes for the Motown label.

New!!: Eight Days a Week and Stop! In the Name of Love · See more »

Supraphon

Supraphon Music Publishing is a Czech record label, oriented mainly towards publishing classical music and popular music, with an emphasis on Czech and Slovak composers.

New!!: Eight Days a Week and Supraphon · See more »

The Beatles

The Beatles were an English rock band, formed in Liverpool in 1960.

New!!: Eight Days a Week and The Beatles · See more »

The Guess Who

The Guess Who are a Canadian rock band from Winnipeg, Manitoba.

New!!: Eight Days a Week and The Guess Who · See more »

The Libertines

The Libertines are an English rock band, formed in London in 1997 by frontmen Carl Barât (vocals/guitar) and Pete Doherty (vocals/guitar).

New!!: Eight Days a Week and The Libertines · See more »

The Moody Brothers

The Moody Brothers are an Americana country music trio who gained prominence in 1985 when they were nominated for a Grammy Award for their instrumental performance of the classic fiddle tune "Cotton Eyed Joe".

New!!: Eight Days a Week and The Moody Brothers · See more »

The Punkles

The Punkles were a band performing songs by The Beatles in punk style.

New!!: Eight Days a Week and The Punkles · See more »

The Runaways

The Runaways were an American all-female rock band that recorded and performed in the second half of the 1970s.

New!!: Eight Days a Week and The Runaways · See more »

The Supremes

The Supremes were an American female singing group and the premier act of Motown Records during the 1960s.

New!!: Eight Days a Week and The Supremes · See more »

The Temptations

The Temptations are an American vocal group known for their success with Motown Records during the 1960s and 1970s.

New!!: Eight Days a Week and The Temptations · See more »

Ticket to Ride

"Ticket to Ride" is a song by the Beatles from their 1965 album, Help!.

New!!: Eight Days a Week and Ticket to Ride · See more »

Tomorrow Never Knows

"Tomorrow Never Knows" is the final track of the Beatles' 1966 studio album Revolver but the first to be recorded.

New!!: Eight Days a Week and Tomorrow Never Knows · See more »

United Kingdom

The United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, commonly known as the United Kingdom (UK) or Britain, is a sovereign state in Europe.

New!!: Eight Days a Week and United Kingdom · See more »

United States

The United States of America (USA), commonly referred to as the United States (U.S.) or America, is a federal republic composed of 50 states, a federal district, five major territories and various possessions.

New!!: Eight Days a Week and United States · See more »

We Can Work It Out

"We Can Work It Out" is a song by the Beatles, written by Paul McCartney and John Lennon.

New!!: Eight Days a Week and We Can Work It Out · See more »

Wright Brothers Band

The Wright Brothers Band, formerly known as the Wright Brothers Overland Stage Company, formed in 1972, is an Indiana based music group.

New!!: Eight Days a Week and Wright Brothers Band · See more »

Yeh, Yeh

"Yeh Yeh" is a Latin soul tune that was written as an instrumental by Rodgers Grant and Pat Patrick, and first recorded by Mongo Santamaría on his 1963 album Watermelon Man.

New!!: Eight Days a Week and Yeh, Yeh · See more »

Yesterday (Beatles song)

"Yesterday" is a song by English rock band the Beatles written by Paul McCartney (credited to Lennon–McCartney) first issued for their U.K. album Help! released August, 1965.

New!!: Eight Days a Week and Yesterday (Beatles song) · See more »

1 (Beatles album)

1 is a compilation album by The Beatles, originally released on 13 November 2000.

New!!: Eight Days a Week and 1 (Beatles album) · See more »

Redirects here:

8 Days a Week, 8 days a week, Eight Days A Week, Eight Days a Week (song).

References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Eight_Days_a_Week

OutgoingIncoming
Hey! We are on Facebook now! »