With A Little Help From My Friends: Twenty Beatles Covers. The Beatles Sign Their First Recording Contract With EMI Parlophone. This Day in History, 09/05/1962.

1.  Joe Cocker ‘With A Little Help From My Friends’

(from the album With A Little Help From My Friends, 1969).

2.  Oasis ‘I Am The Walrus’

(from the album The Masterplan, 1998).

3.  U2 ‘Helter Skelter’

(from the album Rattle and Hum, 1988).

4. Smokin’ Mojo Filters ‘Come Together’

(from the album The Help Album, 1995).

5. Ocean Colour Scene ‘Day Tripper’

(from the album B-sides, Seasides and Freerides, 1996).

6.  Steve Harley & Cockney Rebel ‘Here Comes The Sun’

(from the album Love is a Prima Donna, 1976).

7.  Teenage Fanclub ‘The Ballad of John and Yoko’

(single A-side, 1990).

8.  The Wedding Present ‘Getting Better’

(from the album George Best Plus, 1987).

9.  The Breeders ‘Happiness is A Warm Gun’

(from the album Pod, 1991).

10. Blondie ‘Please Please Me’

(from the album Panic of Girls (Japan Bonus Tracks), 2011).

11. Cornershop ‘Norwegian Wood (This Bird Has Flown)’

(from the album When I Was Born For The 7th Time, 1997).

12. Siouxsie and the Banshees ‘Dear Prudence’

(single A-side, 1983).

13. David Bowie ‘Across The Universe’

(from the album Young Americans, 1975).

14. Peter Gabriel ‘Strawberry Fields Forever’

(from the album All This and World War II, 1976).

15. Pixies ‘Wild Honey Pie’

(from the album Pixies at the BBC, 1998).

16. Nick Cave ‘Let It Be’

(from the album I Am Sam OST, 2002).

17. Billy Bragg ‘Revolution’

(from the Accident Waiting To Happen EP, 1992).

18. Sonic Youth ‘Within You Without You’

(from the album Sgt. Pepper Knew My Father, 1988).

19. Otis Redding ‘A Hard Day’s Night’

(from the album Good To Me:  Live at The Whisky A-Go-Go (1966), 1993).

20. Echo & The Bunnymen ‘All You Need is Love’

(from the TV show Play At Home, 1984).