is With the Beatles The Beatles' second UK album. It was recorded four months after the band's first album, and was released on Please Please Me 22 November, 1963. The album sold so well in England, it qualified to enter the hit singles charts.
Most of the songs were used again in the first American Beatles album issued by
Capitol Records, Meet The Beatles! Other songs appeared on The Beatles' Second Album. In 2003, the album was ranked number 420 on Rolling Stone magazine's list of the 500 greatest albums of all time.
All songs written and composed by
Lennon/McCartney, except where noted.
Hase, Stewart; Kenyon, Chris (2013). Self-Determined Learning: Heutagogy in Action. A&C Black. p. 119. ISBN . 978-1441108913 With the Beatles…demonstrated the 'uniform traits' of the Mersey Beat style
O'Dell, Denis; Neaverson, Bob (2002). At the Apple's core: the Beatles from the inside. Peter Owen Limited. p. 27. the first truly convincing British rock and roll album, With The Beatles
Howlett, Kevin; Heatley, Mike (2009). With the Beatles (CD historical notes). p. 12.
Courrier, Kevin (2008). Artificial Paradise: The Dark Side of the Beatles' Utopian Dream. ABC-CLIO. p. 62. ISBN . 978-0313345876 …the bold R&B of With the Beatles