No Other Baby

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"No Other Baby"
No other baby Vipers.jpg
Single by The Vipers
B-side "Baby Why?"
Released 1958
Format 7" single
Genre Skiffle
Label Parlophone
Songwriter(s) Dickie Bishop, Bob Watson

"No Other Baby" is a song written by Dickie Bishop[1] and Bob Watson, originally recorded in 1957 by Dickie Bishop and The Sidekicks. Early cover versions were recorded by The Vipers (1958), Bobby Helms (1959),[2] Paul & Paula (1964), and Four Jacks and a Jill (1965).[3]

Paul McCartney version[edit]

"No Other Baby"
No other baby 7.jpg
Single by Paul McCartney
from the album Run Devil Run
B-side Brown Eyed Handsome Man"
"Fabulous
Released 24 October 1999
Format 7", CD
Recorded 1 March – 5 May 1999
Abbey Road studios, London
Genre Rock and Roll
Length 4:17
Label Parlophone
Songwriter(s) Dickie Bishop, Bob Watson
Paul McCartney singles chronology
"'Fluid (Nitin Sawhney Remixes)'"
(1999)
"No Other Baby"
(1999)
"Vo!ce"
(1999)
Fluid (Nitin Sawhney Remixes)
(The Fireman)
(1999)
"No Other Baby"
(1999)
"Vo!ce"
(with Heather Mills)
(1999)

Paul McCartney recorded "No Other Baby" for his 1999 cover album Run Devil Run and released it as the only single from the album.[4] The song reached number 42 on the UK singles chart.[4][5]

The Paul McCartney version was released as a 7" single and two CD singles, one of which was mixed in mono.[4]

7" single (R 6527)
  1. "No Other Baby" (Dickie Bishop/Bob Watson) – 4:17
  2. "Brown Eyed Handsome Man" (Chuck Berry) – 2:27
  3. "Fabulous" – 2:15
CD Stereo single (CD R 6527)
  1. "No Other Baby" (Bishop/Watson) – 4:17
  2. "Brown Eyed Handsome Man" (Berry) – 2:27
  3. "Fabulous" (Bernie Lowe/Kal Mann) – 2:15
CD Mono single (CDRS 6527)
  1. "No Other Baby" (Bishop/Watson) – 4:17
  2. "Brown Eyed Handsome Man" (Berry) – 2:27
  3. "Fabulous" (Lowe/Mann) – 2:15

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Dickie Bishop". Web.archive.org. Archived from the original on 2012-06-15. Retrieved 2016-08-29. 
  2. ^ "No Other Baby". Second Hand Songs: a cover songs database. 5 August 2008. Retrieved 11 November 2009. 
  3. ^ Brian Currin. "Four Jacks And A Jill, Part 1". Rock.co.za. Retrieved 2016-08-29. 
  4. ^ a b c Calkin, Graham. "Paul McCartney - No Other Baby". Jpgr.co.uk. Retrieved 24 February 2013. 
  5. ^ "UK Singles - 1952-2009". Archived from the original on February 1, 2010. Retrieved 12 October 2009.