She's Leaving Home

She's Leaving Home by Billy Bragg and Cara Tivey was a UK number 1 hit on Saturday, May 21, 1988 spending 4 week(s) at the top of the UK charts. "She's Leaving Home" is a song by the English rock band the Beatles, written by Paul Mccartney and John Lennon, and released on their 1967 album Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band. Paul McCartney wrote and sang the verse and John Lennon wrote the chorus, which they sang together. Neither George Harrison nor Ringo Starr was involved in the recording. The song's instrumental background was performed entirely by a small string orchestra arranged by Mike Leander, and was one of only a handful of Beatles songs in which the members did not play any instruments on the recording.

She's Leaving Home FAQs

Who sang She's Leaving Home?

She's Leaving Home was performed by Billy Bragg and Cara Tivey

What year did She's Leaving Home get to the UK number 1 spot?

She's Leaving Home first became a UK number 1 on Saturday, May 21, 1988

How long was She's Leaving Home at number 1 in the UK?

She's Leaving Home spent 4 week(s) at number 1 in the UK.