George Harrisongs
Pre Dark Horse Artwork

Pre Dark Horse

Ringo Starr’s 1973 album Ringo was a near Beatles reunion. As a result, George contributed to three of its tracks.

George’s own versions of two collaborations from this era would later appear on George’s upcoming album Dark Horse.

1

“Photograph”

Composed by:George Harrison / Richard Starkey
Recorded by:Ringo Starr
End of principle recording:May 1973
Released:05 October 1973 (A-side with “Down and Out” on B-side)
Best digital version:Ringo (1998)| Amazon Link

2

“Sunshine Life for Me (Sail Away Raymond)”

Composed by:George Harrison
Recorded by:Ringo Starr
End of principle recording:Mid 1973
Released:02 November 1973 (in US on Ringo)
Best digital version:Ringo (1998)| Amazon Link

3

“You and Me (Babe)”

Composed by:Mal Evans / George Harrison
Recorded by:Ringo Starr
End of principle recording:Mid 1973
Released:02 November 1973 (in US on Ringo)
Best digital version:Ringo (1998)| Amazon Link

4

“So Sad (No Love of His Own)”

Composed by:George Harrison
Recorded by:Alvin Lee & Mylon LeFevre
End of principle recording:August 1973
Released:02 November 1973 (in UK on On the Road to Freedom)
Best digital version:On the Road to Freedom (2003)| Amazon Link

5

“Far East Man” [Ron Wood Version]

Composed by:George Harrison / Ron Wood
Recorded by:Ron Wood
End of principle recording:Early 1974
Released:13 September 1974 (I’ve Got My Own Album to Do)
Best digital version:I’ve Got My Own Album to Do (2008)| Amazon Link

6

“Dark Horse” [Early Take]

Composed by:George Harrison
Recorded by:George Harrison
End of principle recording:1974
Released:22 September 2014 (in UK on Dark Horse)
Best digital version:Dark Horse (2014)| Amazon Link

7

“I Don’t Care Anymore”

Composed by:George Harrison
Recorded by:George Harrison
End of principle recording:1974
Released:18 November 1974 (in US on B-side with “Dark Horse” on A-side)
Best digital version:Dark Horse (2014)| Amazon Link

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