Yellow Submarine (Limited Edition Picture Disc)
Released on July 6, 2018
Limited seven inch picture disc pressing of this classic track by The Beatles, released to coincide with the 50th Anniversary of the animated film. "Yellow Submarine" is a 1966 song by the Beatles, written by Paul McCartney and John Lennon, with lead vocals by Ringo Starr. It was included on the Revolver (1966) album and issued as a single, coupled with "Eleanor Rigby". The single went to #1 on every major British chart, remained at #1 for four weeks, and charted for 13 weeks. It won an Ivor Novello Award for the highest certified sales of any single issued in the UK in 1966. In the US, the song peaked at #2 on the Billboard Hot 100 chart and became the most successful Beatles song to feature Starr as lead vocalist. It became the title song of the animated United Artists film, also called Yellow Submarine (1968), and the soundtrack album to the film, released as part of the Beatles' music catalog.