The Beatles’ Decca audition

These are the songs which they played at their Decca audition in January ’62. Dick Rowe could only choose one act that day, and he plumped for Brian Poole and the Tremeloes.

Songs from The Beatles’ Decca audition
Title Time Vocal Credit Released Rating
Besame Mucho2.38PaulVelázquez / Skylar10 Sep ’82-
Crying, Waiting, Hoping2.00PaulHolly10 Sep ’82-
Hello Little Girl1.40JohnLennon / McCartney21 Nov ’95-
Like Dreamers Do2.36PaulLennon / McCartney21 Nov ’95-
Love Of The Loved1.46JohnLennon / McCartney--
Memphis, Tennessee2.20JohnBerry10 Sep ’824 stars
Money (That’s What I Want)2.22JohnBradford / Gordy10 Sep ’82-
Searchin’3.00PaulLeiber / Stoller10 Sep ’82-
September In The Rain1.53PaulWarren / Dubin10 Sep ’82-
Sure To Fall (In Love With You)2.01PaulPerkins / Claunch / Cantrell10 Sep ’82-
Take Good Care Of My Baby2.26PaulGoffin / King10 Sep ’82-
The Sheik Of Araby1.43GeorgeSmith / Wheeler / Snyder10 Sep ’82-
Three Cool Cats2.25GeorgeLeiber / Stoller10 Sep ’82-
Till There Was You2.58PaulWillson10 Sep ’82-
To Know Her Is To Love Her2.34JohnSpector10 Sep ’82-

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