The Other Side of Abbey Road

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The Other Side of Abbey Road
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Studio album by George Benson
Released June 1970
Recorded October 22-23 & November 4-5, 1969
Studio Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs
Genre Jazz
Length 31:36
Label A&M
SP 3028
Producer Creed Taylor
George Benson chronology
I Got a Woman and Some Blues
(1969)I Got a Woman and Some Blues1969
The Other Side of Abbey Road
(1970)
Beyond the Blue Horizon
(1971)Beyond the Blue Horizon1971
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4.5/5 stars[1]
The Rolling Stone Jazz Record Guide 3/5 stars[2]

The Other Side of Abbey Road is a 1970 studio album by American guitarist George Benson of songs from The Beatles' 1969 album Abbey Road.[1] It was his last album for A&M Records.

Online music service Rhapsody praised the album, calling it "winning", a "delightful release", and citing it as one of their 20 favorite cover albums.[3]

Track listing[edit]

All songs written by Lennon–McCartney, except "Something" and "Here Comes the Sun" by George Harrison, and "Octopus's Garden" by Ringo Starr.

No. Title Length
1. "Golden Slumbers / You Never Give Me Your Money" 4:47
2. "Because / Come Together" 7:26
3. "Oh! Darling" 4:01
4. "Here Comes the Sun / I Want You (She's So Heavy)" 9:00
5. "Something / Octopus's Garden / The End" 6:22
Total length: 31:36

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References[edit]

  1. ^ a b The Other Side of Abbey Road at AllMusic
  2. ^ Swenson, J., ed. (1985). The Rolling Stone Jazz Record Guide. USA: Random House/Rolling Stone. p. 23. ISBN 0-394-72643-X. 
  3. ^ Rhapsody’s Favorite Covers Albums Referenced August 1, 2010