Blackbird (Lennon/McCartney)

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Blackbird (Lennon/McCartney)

Tapping feet

The tapping song heard throughout the song is Paul tapping his foot on the floor.

Recording dates

  • June 11, 1968 (32 takes; complete track, mixing)
  • October 13, 1968 (stereo mixing)

Personnel

  • Paul McCartney – lead vocal, acoustic guitar, tape loops, foot tapping

Release history

Notable covers