With A Little Help From My Friends / Early One Morning is a double a-sided single, released early 1973 with different picture covers in Europe. In contrast to the European release, it was promoted with the song „Early One Morning“ in America, where it also charted on the Billboard R&B charts. „With A Little Help From My Friends“ is a non album track and was recorded live in Europe, but produced like a studio version. Ike & Tina performed it on the American tv show „Midnight Special“ on February 02, 1973. „Early One Morning“ was taken from the album Let Me Touch Your Mind.
Written by John Lennon, Paul McCartney / Recorded Live in Europe / Engineered at Bolic Sound, Inglewood, California, November 1972
Written by Roger Whittaker / From the album "Let Me Touch Your Mind" UAS 29423 / Recorded and engineered at Bolic Sound, Inglewood, California, July 1972
Produced by Ike Turner, Soko Richardson, Warren Dawson
Engineer: Ike Turner
(their smash new single)
IKE & TINA Turner are back with one of their hottest singles to date. In the tradition of their classics, It's Gonna Work Out Fine and A Fool In Love, Early One Morning features the lkettes prominently with Tina’s sensual magnificence on a lyric line the finest this side of Proud Mary. (From their album, LET ME TOUCH YOUR MIND, recorded at Bolic Sound Studios, Inglewood, CA).
United Artists Records and Tapes
USA (R&B): 47
Let Me Touch Your Mind