I'll Keep You Satisfied

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"I'll Keep You Satisfied"
Single by Billy J. Kramer with The Dakotas
from the album Little Children (album)
B-side "I Know"
Released 1 November 1963
Recorded 14 October 1963
Abbey Road Studios
Label Parlophone(UK)
Imperial (US)
Songwriter(s) Lennon–McCartney
Producer(s) George Martin
Billy J. Kramer with The Dakotas singles chronology
"Bad to Me"
(1963)
"I'll Keep You Satisfied"
(1963)
"Little Children"
(1964)
"Bad to Me"
(1963)
"I'll Keep You Satisfied"
(1963)
"Little Children"
(1964)

"I'll Keep You Satisfied" is a song attributed to Lennon-McCartney, but it was mostly written by Paul McCartney.[1] [2][3] It was released as a single by Billy J. Kramer with the Dakotas on 1 November 1963.[3] It reached number 4 and spent 13 weeks in the UK charts,[4] kept off the top spot by the Beatles' "She Loves You" (another Lennon–McCartney composition) and "You'll Never Walk Alone".[3] The song hit #30 in the 1964 US charts.

Recording[edit]

The song was recorded on 14 October 1963 at Abbey Road Studios.[3] Lennon was present at the recording.[3]

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ Compton, Todd (2017). Who Wrote the Beatle Songs? A History of Lennon-McCartney. San Jose: Pahreah Press. p. 57. ISBN 978-0-9988997-0-1. 
  2. ^ "I'll Keep You Satisfied". us.geocities.com. Archived from the original on 2009-10-25. Retrieved 2008-08-09. 
  3. ^ a b c d e Calkin, Graham (2002). "I'll Keep You Satisfied". JPGR. Retrieved 2008-08-09. 
  4. ^ Warwick, Neil; et al. (2004). The Complete Book of the British Charts: Singles and Albums (Third ed.). Omnibus Press. ISBN 1-84449-058-0.