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Release date set for 'The Beatles: The Singles Collection' - the highly collectible box set


Fab Four fans take note - the highly collectable limited edition boxed set The Beatles: The Singles Collection - has a release date - November 22. 


The set contains 23 of the Beatles’ biggest singles, “faithfully reproduced” in their original 7″ form - featuring artwork as they originally appeared in 23 different nations (see full list below)




The 46-song set spans from 1962’s “Love Me Do”/”P.S. I Love You” — presented here with its original U.S. sleeve — to 1970’s “Let It Be”/”You Know My Name (Look Up the Number).” 


The Beatles Anthology tracks “Free as a Bird”/”Real Love” also both exclusively make their 7″ debut in The Singles Collection.




The Beatles: The Singles Collection


1962 [sleeve art: U.S.]
A: Love Me Do
B: P. S. I Love You


1963 [sleeve art: Italy]
A: Please Please Me
B: Ask Me Why


1963 [sleeve art: Norway]
A: From Me To You
B: Thank You Girl


1963 [sleeve art: Greece]
A: She Loves You
B: I’ll Get You


1963 [sleeve art: Chile]
A: I Want To Hold Your Hand
B: This Boy


1964 [sleeve art: Austria]
A: Can’t Buy Me Love
B: You Can’t Do That


1964 [sleeve art: Holland]
A: A Hard Day’s Night
B: Things We Said Today


1964 [sleeve art: Sweden]
A: I Feel Fine
B: She’s A Woman


1965 [sleeve art: Spain]
A: Ticket To Ride
B: Yes It Is


1965 [sleeve art: Belgium]
A: Help!
B: I’m Down


1965 [double A-side / sleeve art: France]
A: We Can Work It Out
A: Day Tripper


1966 [sleeve art: Turkey]
A: Paperback Writer
B: Rain


1966 [double A-side / sleeve art: Argentina]
A: Eleanor Rigby
A: Yellow Submarine


1967 [double A-side / sleeve art: Australia]
A: Strawberry Fields Forever
A: Penny Lane


1967 [sleeve art: West Germany]
A: All You Need Is Love
B: Baby, You’re A Rich Man


1967 [sleeve art: Mexico]
A: Hello, Goodbye
B: I Am The Walrus


1968 [sleeve art: Japan]
A: Lady Madonna
B: The Inner Light


1968 [sleeve art: South Africa]
A: Hey Jude
B: Revolution


1969 [sleeve art: Denmark]
A: Get Back
B: Don’t Let Me Down


1969 [sleeve art: Portugal]
A: The Ballad Of John And Yoko
B: Old Brown Shoe


1969 [sleeve art: Israel]
A: Something
B: Come Together


1970 [sleeve art: UK]
A: Let It Be
B: You Know My Name (Look Up The Number)


1995 / 1996 [exclusive double A-side single / sleeve art: worldwide]
A: Free As A Bird [1995]
A: Real Love [1996]