The Beatles - You Can’t Do That sheet music

Even if the song we are talking about today was written by John Lennon and Paul McCartney, we are also going to speak about The Beatles, because as always, it is impossible not to mention the incredible things they’ve done.

The Beatles were an English band, mainly playing rock music, formed in 1960.

The composition of the group was formed out of John Lennon, Paul McCartney, George Harrison, and Ringo Starr.

They are registered as the most influential band of all time, also being recognized as an art form.

You Can’t Do That is a song written by Paul McCartney and John Lennon, and produced by George Martin.

It released by The Beatles in March 1964, as the B-side of their sixth British single on the A-side Can’t Buy Me, Love.

The song has a length of 2:33 minutes and is considered part of the rock and roll and R&B music genres.

It was also released as part of their third UK album named A Hard Day’s Night in 1964.

Looking into the composition of the free You Can’t Do That piano sheet music, we can find elements like lead vocals and guitar – John Lennon, backing vocals, bass guitar, and cowbell – Paul McCartney, backing vocals and 12-string lead guitar - George Harrison, and drums, bongos – Ringo Starr.

The song is part of John Lennon’s autobiographical songs, containing tense threats, nagging, sexual paranoia, and having the jealousy theme.

This particular theme was used by Lennon in other compositions, like Jealous Guy or Run for Your Life.

The free You Can’t Do That piano sheets were covered by many other artists, among the most famous ones being the versions of Harry Nillson – in 1957.

He re-arranged the song in a slower version and got in the top ten in Canada with it.

Also the version of The Supreme – 1964, and The Smithereens – 2008.

It is an amazing song to try at your piano at home, which is why we put all the materials at your disposal on our website.

We are eager to find out your opinion after trying it.

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