Let It Be

Let It Be by Ferry Aid was a UK number 1 hit on Saturday, April 4, 1987 spending 3 week(s) at the top of the UK charts. Paul McCartney wrote this song. It was inspired by his mother, Mary, who died when he was 14. Many people thought "Mother Mary" was a biblical reference when they heard it. In April 1987, this was released as a charity single in aid of the The Sun newspaper's Zeebrugge ferry disaster fund. Featuring Paul McCartney, Mark Knopfler, Kate Bush, Boy George and many others, it was called "Ferry Aid" and spent 3 weeks at #1 in the UK.

Let It Be FAQs

Who sang Let It Be?

Let It Be was performed by Ferry Aid

What year did Let It Be get to the UK number 1 spot?

Let It Be first became a UK number 1 on Saturday, April 4, 1987

How long was Let It Be at number 1 in the UK?

Let It Be spent 3 week(s) at number 1 in the UK.