Lady Madonna

original song written and composed by Lennon–McCartney

"Lady Madonna" is a 1968 song by The Beatles and was released as a buzz single. It was the last single released from Parlophone and all subsequent releases, starting with "Hey Jude" in August 1968 were released on their own label, Apple Records. It topped the charts in Australia, Austria, the Netherlands, New Zealand, Sweden, Switzerland and the United States.

"Lady Madonna"
Single by the Beatles
B-side"The Inner Light"
Released15 March 1968 (1968-03-15)
Recorded3 and 6 February 1968
StudioEMI, London
Producer(s)George Martin
The Beatles singles chronology
"Hello, Goodbye"
"Lady Madonna"
"Hey Jude"
Promotional film
"Lady Madonna" at YouTube


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