“Untitled” is a hidden song by The Beatles from their album Help! Original Motion Picture Soundtrack.
Appears only on the Beatles‘ American vinyl edition of Help! Original Motion Picture Soundtrack. Performed by the George Martin Orchestra. Also later appeared on the American version of The Beatles 1962-66. Available on CD in the Capitol Records Vol. 2 box set, The U.S. Albums box set, a standalone CD, and digital remastered in 2014. Fans often refer to this snippet as “James Bond Theme” but this is not the actual James Bond theme song.
About Help! Original Motion Picture Soundtrack
The North American version of the Beatles’ Help! soundtrack was released on August 13, 1965, by Capitol Records, and it featured a different track listing than the UK version. The album included seven songs from the film and three instrumental pieces composed by Ken Thorne. The album opens with the title track “Help!”, followed by “The Night Before” and “From Me to You Fantasy”. Other notable tracks include “Ticket to Ride”, “You’re Going to Lose That Girl”, and “You’ve Got to Hide Your Love Away”. The album also features an instrumental version of the “Help!” theme, which was performed by Ken Thorne And His Orchestra. Despite the differences in the track listing, the North American version of Help! was a commercial success, reaching No. 1 on the Billboard 200 chart and staying on the chart for 9 weeks.
How to find “Untitled”
On CD & vinyl: Precedes the song “Help!”
Listen to “Untitled”
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