The album has other gems, such as Ringo awkwardly singing, “My girl says when I kiss her lips / Gets a thrill through her finger tips” in “Boys” (originally a Shirelles song, so there’s a lot of “bop shuop, m’bop bop shuop”s) and then shouting, “Alright, George!” I have a soft spot in my heart for announced guitar solos and interludes.
I bought Please Please Me today. I’d lost my copy, and I missed it. If you need a little pick-me-up or an indulgence in nostalgia, listen to “Twist and Shout” below. Ferris Buehler & a catchy song? Yesss. xo, m