Top 10 Reasons Why "Hello, Goodbye" Is One of the Best Beatles Songs

I love the song "Hello, Goodbye" but I've been noticing the hate it gets! It's always in top 10 worst Beatles songs lists, people always say it's annoying, well here's why I think of the opposite reason!

The Top TenXW

1It's catchy

I like it a lot too for all or most of these reasons. To me it's also one of the songs where you feel like the guys are just having fun, for a laugh or being a bit goofy, which was part of their (especially early) adorability - actually I think all 4 had great and underrated humor through most of their public lives.
Good job Monty! Hello, Goodbye! (Also, poignant- it happens and there is a mystery, a questioning about it - "I don't know why you say goodby when I say hello" Is it my breath? Why you got to be that way bay-bee? 😜 - Billyv

2It's upbeat
3The vocals
4The "hayla hey-Uh-hey lola" at the end

I personally dislike the song (sorry, MontyPython! ), but I must admit the coda is amazing. It's neat how Paul brought it back in "Two of Us", three years later. - PetSounds

5The guitar sounds nice
6The background singing during the second chorus
7The classical instruments they use
8The lyrics

You say yes, I say no! This is a great song! Not the best, but great. - IronSabbathPriest

9The funny music video
10The guys are having some fun!

The Contenders

11It's Message Is Actually Poignant
12The drums
BAdd New Item

Recommended Lists

Related Lists

Best Beatles Songs Best Songs from The Beatles White Album Best Songs From The Beatles' Abbey Road Best Songs From the Beatles' Revolver Best Songs From The Beatles' Rubber Soul

List StatsUpdated 8 Dec 2016

12 listings
1 year, 216 days old

Top Remixes

1. It's upbeat
2. It's catchy
3. The guitar sounds nice
1. The vocals
2. The guys are having some fun!
3. It's Message Is Actually Poignant



Add Post

Error Reporting

See a factual error in these listings? Report it here.