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Ticket To Ride is a song by The Beatles, released in 1965 as a single and on the album Help!, the soundtrack to the movie of the same name. The song was largely written by John Lennon, with a small contribution of Paul McCartney. Lennon is very proud of the sound of the song that he as an early version of hard rock .

After 3.5 month is not present in the studio to have been related to the shooting for the film Help!, the Fab Four went back then to the Abbey Road Studios to experiment with for them new instruments, such as strings, flutes and an electric piano.

Ticket To Ride holds the No. 1 position in the national charts of Ireland, Sweden, Norway, Great Britain, Canada, Australia, Netherlands, the USA, Rhodesia (now Zimbabwe, former British colony) and New Zealand. In our country, the plate no less than 9 weeks long on the first place of the Dutch Top 40 a record for that time.

Ticket to Ride by The carpenters in a ballad version covered on their album Ticket to Ride from 1970.

Chart Positions[Edit]Edit

"Ticket to Ride" -in the Dutch Top 40 within 24-04-1965
Week 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18
Number 10 4 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 6 7 7 11 18 28 36 from
"Ticket to Ride" in the time for Teenagers Top 10 - within 24-04-1965
Week 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13
Number 6 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 2 2 5 7 from

Radio 2 Top 2000[Edit]Edit

Number (s) with markings

in the Radio 2 Top 2000

' 99 ' 00 ' 01 ' 02 ' 03 ' 04 ' 05 ' 06 ' 07 ' 08 ' 09 ' 10 ' 11 ' 12 ' 13
Ticket To Ride 1114 1011 1534 1576 1746 1621 1795 1719 1579 1640 1773 - - - 1853

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