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06/10/1969 The Beatles release "Something"

"Something" is a song by the Beatles, written by George Harrison and released on the band's 1969 album Abbey Road. It was also issued as a single, coupled with another track from the album, "Come Together". "Something" was the first Harrison composition released as a Beatles A-side and the only Harrison composition to top the US charts before the Beatles' break-up.


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  • Song facts 

  • Background and inspiration 

  • Composition 

  • Pre-''Abbey Road'' recording history 

  • Recording and production 

  • Release 

  • Cover versions 

  • Live performances by Harrison 

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