The Other Side of Abbey Road

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The Other Side of Abbey Road
Studio album by George Benson
Released June 1970
Recorded October 22-23 & November 4-5, 1969
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
The Other Side of Abbey Road
Beyond the Blue Horizon
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]

  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

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



See also[edit]


  1. ^ a b The Other Side of Abbey Road at AllMusic
  2. ^ Swenson, J. (Editor) (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