A George Harrison Apple test pressing of "My Sweet Lord," 1971
Lot 7180
A George Harrison Apple test pressing of 'My Sweet Lord,' 1971
US$ 600 - 800
£360 - 480
Lot Details
A George Harrison Apple test pressing of 'My Sweet Lord,' 1971
A 45 r.p.m. vinyl disc with Apple labels on either side reading in part "Apple Corps Ltd / Custom Recording;" further typed text on side A reads "R. 5884 / Release Date 15.1.71 [U.K. release date] / George Harrison / My Sweet Lord / Composed: Harrison / Pub: Harrisongs / Produced: Harrison/Spector;" and on side B the same information except the song title 'What Is Life;' both labels now unglued from the actual disc but can be reaffixed.
7in

Footnotes

  • 'My Sweet Lord' is the now-infamous song that resulted in George Harrison being found guilty in a U.S. federal court of "subconsciously" copying The Chiffons' 1963 hit 'He's So Fine,' even though George's song is way better.
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