Honey Don’t (Perkins)

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Honey Don’t (Perkins)


“We all knew ‘Honey Don’t’; it was one of those songs that every band in Liverpool played. I used to love country music and country rock. I’d had my own show with Rory Storm, when I would do five or six numbers. So singing and performing wasn’t new to me; it was a case of finding vehicles for me with The Beatles. That’s why we did it on Beatles For Sale. It was comfortable. And I was finally getting one track on a record: my little featured spot.” – Ringo Starr, from Anthology

BBC Performances

See THERE WILL BE A SHOW TONIGHT: The BBC Performances for complete information on BBC performances and recordings

  • Pop Go The Beatles – recorded August 1, 1963, broadcast September 3, 1963 featuring John on lead vocals and released on Live At The BBC (1994)
  • From Us To You – recorded May 1, 1964, broadcast May 18, 1964 featuring John on lead vocals
  • Top Gear – recorded November 17, 1964, broadcast November 26, 1964 and released on On Air: Live At The BBC Volume 2 (2013)
  • The Beatles Invite You To Take A Ticket To Ride – recorded May 26, 1965, broadcast June 7, 1965


  • Ringo Starr – lead vocal, percussion
  • George Harrison – lead guitar
  • John Lennon – acoustic rhythm guitar
  • Paul McCartney – bass guitar

Release history

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