Top 10 Worst Beatles Songs


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Revolution 9
Worse. Song. Ever. Why the heck is Yellow Submarine on this list? That's my favorite song by The Beatles! That song made me a true fan of the Beatles. There are a lot of worse songs than that! If you hate Yellow Submarine, you are dead to me. Sorry, I got off track a little bit. Revolution 9 is not even a song to me. I first heard this song when I was 9 (ironic), and it scared the living crap out of me. John, stick to writing songs like 'Imagine' and 'In My Life'. This song ruined The White Album for me.
The absolute worst Beatles song ever! What was Lennon thinking? Sure, he can experiment, but not on one of the best Beatles albums ever! The white album (The album Revolution 9 was in) would have been the best ever if The Beatles hadn't included this song.
Just listen to the sample. Yellow submarine is a great song! I wouldn't even call it experimental. Revolution 9 is just a mishmash of garbage thrown together. Why are there so many GREAT songs on this list? Maybe because the Beatles don't have 10 worst songs. Just a couple!
Not even a song.
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2Wild Honey Pie
I LOVE the beatles, they are my favorite band! but, c'mon, this is without a doubt the worst beatles song ever! but hey, why is tommorow never knows and blue jay way on here?! those are two of the beatles masterpieces! :(
The only bad song on this list. I love Blue Jay Way and Tomorrow Never Knows, and definitely Why Don't We Do It In The Road.
I don't think this even deserves to be called a "song". Just total nonsense, without any point
Is this a song?
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3Yellow Submarine
Really the Beatles sometimes just like to have fun. Who cares if it does not sound good. The Beatles always have a point to each song.
I don't like it from Revolver, but in the movie Yellow Submarine, it is amazing, awesome and fantastic.
Revolution 9 is incredible. Why is it on here, much less at the top?

This one is probably the worst off Revolver (at least, the US version)
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4Why Dont We Do It In the Road?
What on Earth is Help! Doing on here (And why does every one hate Ringo's songs? )
This is just plain boring, with no meaning and a track that doesn't really deserve to be on the
Masterpiece that is śThe Beatlesť
It's not a terrible song, but there's just really not that much to it at all. It's a song that, quite honestly, could almost be written, sung, and recorded by Justin Bieber or Selena Gomez.


Maybe the worst pop tune of the 60's by an entire production company that should have done much better.
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5Ob-La-Di, Ob-La-Da
It's such a peaceful and simple song!
What is there to hate?
Such a good flow.
Its great and catchy
Awful, disingenuous, Paul McCartney penned, Call of Duty-reggae. Say what you want about 'Revolution 9'. At least that "song" was influential and interesting as a piece of art. Anyone who thinks: "But it's catchy/fun/not-a-mutilation-of-reggae! " should listen to Natty Dread, then London Calling, then reevaluate their life.
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6Dig It
A pointless song, absolutely boring! Why did the Beatles: a) Write this, b) put it on an album? What is the point!? The song only last 50 seconds. Ridiculous! I don't know which one of The Beatles wrote this, but whoever did they musn't have been serious about writing it.
Phil Spector was the one that put this song on Let it be but why did he shorten it to 50 sec?! I've heard the longer version of 4:20, it's also not serious but if he put a complete version on the album it would be much more worth.
Yellow submarine, because, help shouldn't be on this list.
If I made a top 10 Worst Beatles songs, this is undoubtedly #1. Not sure why it doesn't get the hate it deserves. I'm listening to this album right not and even I can tell you it would be perfect without this piece of junk.
Revolution 9 is awesome. Wild Honey Pie is good. Ob-la-di Ob-la-the is catchy. But this song is terrible.
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7What's the New Mary Jane?
Why Strawberry fields, she said, help, yesterday, octopus's garden, within you
Without you, yellow submarine and because are in the list?!
They are very very good songs!


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8Dizzy Miss Lizzy
A weak, boring, poorly-sang finale to the fabulous Help! Album. It sounds really out of place on the album and annoying. Should have been an EP track.
So out of place on Help! I usually stop playing when it gets to this song as it ruins the vibe of the album
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9Maxwell's Silver Hammer
This is a good song. Good music and lyrics. Catchy and awesome
This is a fantastic song! It belongs in the top 50 beatles songs of all time!
A slight, upbeat ditty about a psychopath murderer. This doesn't work for me at all. Not that Paul could have predicted it, but Lennon was eventually gunned down by a psychopath which makes this song's premise even more distasteful. Ugh, "Granny Music" as John said.
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Not the Beatles best
I wouldn't want this song playing on my birthday.
I have never liked it. I can't really stand it that well.
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The Contenders

11Mr. Moonlight
Should be the number 1 worst song, totally disagree with the top ten here, each song above has it's own inner thoughtful or experimental basis.
Actually I think this is a tremendously great song! Another Beatles gem!
How is this not on the list? This is clearly a horrible song, performed by an exhausted band making mistakes.
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12Maggie Mae
For being only 43 seconds I thought it was catchy
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13I'll Get You
One of the few bad Beatles' songs
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14Little Child Listen to sample

15P.S. I Love You
What! Why is this song even here it's definitely not amazing but there are worse songs... it's just a harmless example of early Beatles before they progressed...
This is definitely one of the weakest Beatles songs. The tune sucks and is not catchy.
Cheesy lyrics. Not Beatles standards
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16All Together Now
Why is this here? This song is short and joyful, if this song was 2 minutes longer and had a bit more meaning it would probably be a top 15 song.
Is the absolute worst song the Beatles have ever made. They should dissown it. Ringo was a good drummer, but he really shouldn't have made any songs. I'M LOOKING THROUGH YOU IS A GREAT SONG!
I have to admit. I like this song. Catchy. Heard it twice remembered it. Good country type feel to it. But Yellow Submarine ( song) sucks, but the album of the same name is good
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17Dig a Pony Listen to sample

18You Know My Name (Look Up the Number)
Heard this song on the radio the other day. Not sure why anyone would play it or listen to it.
This is not a song. This ia a couple of guys getting really stoned and making funny voices; It probably seemed like a good idea with the chemical enhancement.
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19Octopus's Garden
It's just a really harmless fun song. Don't be too serious here.
I like this song my top 20
A dopey awful song that wants to repeat the whimsy of Yellow Submarine and just sinks.
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20Within You Without You
WHAT?! WHY SO HIGH! Sure not every Beatles song is a masterpiece, I totally agree with Revolution 9. BUT WITHIN YOU WITHOUT YOU?!?! Such a good song. "With our love we could save the world, if they only knew. " come on PEOPLE!
Amazing song, expresses the true meaning of our inner soul which is so important in life
WHAT? Why's this so high?
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This should never be on this list. Have you even listened to the words? In fact this list shouldn't really exist because a 'worst' Beatles song just doesn't exist!


This is a really good song, since paul sings it
This is a beautiful song! A masterpiece! Why is it on here?


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22Rocky Raccoon
I adore Paul, but his fake accent in this song is so incredibly irritating.
Fake country with a fake accent, where's the rock/pop. And all the plot/subplot. What a waste of time.
Rocky Raccoon is one of the worst songs by ANYBODY, let alone the Beatles. Awful.
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23A Taste of Honey Listen to sample

Get this magnificent song off this list! That weirdo who says that "It is so bad even the devil hates it" is off his rocker. Get this song off the list!
Why wasn't this on here yet Maxwell, Yes it Is, Yesterday and Help are! This song is so bad even the devil hates it. Come on
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25Anna (Go to Him) Listen to sample

26Glass Onion Listen to sample

27Don't Pass Me By
Suck song by ringo
He is not a good song writer.
Get off of this list!


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28The Continuing Story of Bungalo Bill
Yoko's voice in this song is very irritating and annoying that I risk scratching my White Album vinyl to skip this rubbish track. What was John thinking?!
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29Blue Jay Way
One of the best to me. George's voice sounds really unique!
not my favorite; but what's "Help! " doing on here?! That's my favorite!
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31I Am the Walrus
One of my favorites :). Still don't know why..
Hilarious video I love it. COO COO CACHOO
The name sounds really weird!


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32Helter Skelter
Many like it, many dislike it. Rare piece, this one.
The only reason this song is on here is because of the Manson murders.
Full of noises and shouting... But that's what make this song awesome.
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33I Need You Listen to sample

I can't imagine why this is on the list. One of the most gorgeous harmonies ever set to record.
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35Hello, Goodbye
Why is this song on here?! This is like my favorite Beatles song. It's very catchy!
The lyrics are meaningless and stupid
The dumbest most pointless weird boring Beatles song.
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36Magical Mystery Tour
Oh God! Why the hell did they do this?!?!


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37Chains Listen to sample

38Honey Pie
Just something about this song makes me want to scratch my eardrums out. Somethings besides that it's just mediocre.
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Help! Seriously?! And The Long and Winding Road as two of the worst Beatles songs? Woule never have said that in a million years. Both uplifting, beautiful songs.


The best song ever
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40Devil In Her Heart
Some of these songs shouldn't be on this list. Even this one.
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41Yellow Submarine In Pepperland Listen to sample

42You've Got to Hide Your Love Away
Hey! It is just marvelous why is it here?
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43Hey Jude
I can tell that an idiot made this list when he put this song on this list
Every knows song in the world
What is this song doing here?!?!?!
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44Boys Listen to sample

45Polythene Pam Listen to sample

46One After 909

47Revolution 1
Because of the fact that they put THIS? On the White Album instead of REVOLUTION? , makes me hate this song with a vengeance. It's too bad.


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48Yes It Is
This is the only song that is a song in which they are completely out of key. Only Beatles Song I don't like!


Who put "Within You Without You" on the list. I love that song. Would be in Georges top 5.


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49Love Me Do
I love this song! One of my favourites
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50When I'm Sixty-Four
This song is adorable, catchy and joyful. The lyrics are light and easy. Paul McCartney's vocals on it are smooth and clear. This song is really fun to listen to.
This should NOT be on the list. I know most of my family loves this song!
Absolutely worst. I can't even stand. Beatles is a rock band and have most beautiful songs in the world like "a day in the life" although it isn't in rock genre. This song one of the McCartney's senseless experimental songs.
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51I'm Looking Through You
This is great, you retards. Off course its different to a A day in the life, but this song has many meaning and a catchy beat. Underrated.
I actually like this song, I guess
This is song is ok, but compared to a song like "A Day in the Life, " it's just garbage.


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The only song I skip on the first disc of the White Album. Oh, and Bungalo Bill.
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53Her Majesty
Strange way to end a great Album. Really short too.
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54Sun King
I love this song until the end it starts speaking italin or Spanish I don't know
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55She Said She Said Listen to sample

56Free As a Bird
It wasn't the Beatles. It was John, and it sucked.
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57Twist and Shout
One of the best! It's a song you can just get up and dance to
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58Good Night Listen to sample

59What Goes On
Ruins an amazing album. Ringo I love you but please stawp.
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60Martha My Dear Listen to sample

61Run for Your Life Listen to sample

62Carnival of Light
I like all of these songs except Revolution 9 (Paul didn't even like it. ) This was awful, though. Still better than #9.

63She's Leaving Home
I love the Beatles and the majority of Paul's songs but this one just makes me really sad! The only bad track on Sgt Pepper in my opinion!
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64Being for the Benefit of Mr. Kite
I just don't get it I guess. The one bad song on Sgt Peppers because it really doesn't mean anything at all. Worst of all it's right after the beautiful song "She's Leaving Home". How does a horse do the waltz?
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65Come Together
Not actually their worst song (That's Obla Di Obla the), but it deserves mention. The broken English nonsense lyrics of the first 3.5 verses, coupled with a phony accent makes for a cringe-inducing combination.
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66I Feel Fine
Uh this song is too annoying and repetitive. Not to mention the sloppy bass playing (sorry Paul) never liked it never will
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67A Day In the Life
This is the BEST song by The Beatles.


For all the people pissing and moaning about the song being 'loud' and 'noisy' I think you're all little saps that can't have a real taste in music
I don't like some of it. I hate those scary instrumental parts. The rest of the song is fine though
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68Strawberry Fields Forever
The only Beatles song that I truly HATE! What were they thinking!
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69Tomorrow Never Knows
Nothing on the 'Revolver' album should be on this list! It is a perfect pop / rock album and the finest popular music record ever made!


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70The Long and Winding Road
Dafuq!? Not the best but not the fucling worst!
"The Long and Whining Road"
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