John Lennon ‎– Imagine

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Capitol Records ‎– SW 3379, Capitol Records ‎– SW-3379
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A1 Imagine
Bass – Klaus VoormannDrums – Alan WhitePiano – John Lennon
2:59
A2 Crippled Inside
Acoustic Guitar – John Tout, Rod Linton, Ted TurnerBass [Upright] – Klaus Voormann, Steve BrendellDobro – George HarrisonElectric Guitar – John LennonPiano – Nicky Hopkins
3:43
A3 Jealous Guy
Bass – Klaus VoormannDrums – Jim KeltnerGuitar, Whistling – John LennonHarmonium – John BarhamVibraphone [Good Vibes] – Alan White
4:10
A4 It's So Hard
Bass – Klaus VoormannDrums – Jim GordonGuitar – John LennonSaxophone – King Curtis
2:22
A5 I Don't Want To Be A Soldier Mamma I Don't Want To Die
Acoustic Guitar – Joey Badfinger, Tommy BadfingerBass – Klaus VoormannDrums – Jim KeltnerGuitar – John LennonMaracas – Steve BrendellPiano – Nicky HopkinsSaxophone – King CurtisSlide Guitar – George HarrisonTambourine – Mike Pinder
6:01
B1 Give Me Some Truth
Acoustic Guitar – Andy*, Rod LintonBass [Bass's] – Klaus VoormannDrums – Alan WhiteGuitar – John LennonLead Guitar – George HarrisonPiano – Nicky Hopkins
3:11
B2 Oh My Love
Bass – Klaus VoormannDrums, Cymbal [Tibetan Cymbals] – Alan WhiteElectric Piano – Nicky HopkinsGuitar – George HarrisonPiano – John Lennon
2:40
B3 How Do You Sleep?
Bass – Klaus VoormannDrums – Alan WhiteGuitar – John LennonPiano – Nicky HopkinsSlide Guitar – George Harrison
5:29
B4 How?
Bass – Klaus VoormannDrums – Alan WhitePiano – John Lennon, Nicky HopkinsVibraphone [Vibes] – John Barhan*
3:37
B5 Oh Yoko!
Acoustic Guitar – Andy Davis, Rod LintonBass – Klaus VoormannDrums – Alan WhiteGuitar, Harmonica [Mouth Organ] – John LennonPerformer [Plus] – The J & P DuoPiano – Nicky Hopkins
4:18

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Issued with printed paper die-cut inner sleeve

Main artist on cover & spine: John Lennon
Main artist on labels: John Lennon - Plastic Ono Band (With The Flux Fiddlers)
Main artist on inner sleeve: John Lennon And The Plastic Ono Band (With The Flux Fiddlers)

Cat # on cover & spine: SW 3379
Cat # on centre labels: SW-3379

Printed on back cover:
Manufactured in Canada by Capitol Records-EMI of Canada Limited

Printed on labels:
All selections BMI
Manufactured in Canada by Capitol Records-EMI of Canada Limited

Printed on inner sleeve:
Published by maclen / ono / b.m.i.
Basic tracks made at Ascot Sound Studios.
Flux Fiddlers overdubbed at Record Plant, N.Y.
*[B5] writtten 1968
Cloud piece on cover by Yoko Ono from Grapefruit paper back edition published by Simon Schuster Oct. 1971

A5 is titled "I Don't Want To Be A Soldier" on label vs. "I Don't Want To Be A Soldier Mamma I Don't Want To Die" on inner sleeve
B1 is titled "Give Me Some Truth" on label vs. "Gimme Some Truth" on inner sleeve
B3 is titled "How Do You Sleep" on label vs. "How Do You Sleep?" on inner sleeve
B5 duration is 4:18 on label vs. 4:08 on inner sleeve

Original released 1971

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Matrix / Runout (Side A etched, MASTERED BY CAPITOL stamped): SW-1-3379-J23 MASTERED BY CAPITOL
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B etched, MASTERED BY CAPITOL stamped): SW-2-3379-J23 MASTERED BY CAPITOL
  • Rights Society: BMI

Other Versions (5 of 253) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
PAS 10004, 1E 064 ◦ 04914 John Lennon Imagine(LP, Album) Apple Records, Apple Records PAS 10004, 1E 064 ◦ 04914 UK 1971 Sell This Version
CDP 7 46641 2, CD-PAS 10004 John Lennon Imagine(CD, Album) EMI, EMI CDP 7 46641 2, CD-PAS 10004 UK & Europe 1987 Sell This Version
8X-PAS 10004, IE 344 04914 John Lennon Imagine(8-Trk, Album) EMI, EMI 8X-PAS 10004, IE 344 04914 UK Unknown Sell This Version
SW-3379 John Lennon, Plastic Ono Band* With The Flux Fiddlers John Lennon, Plastic Ono Band* With The Flux Fiddlers - Imagine(LP, Album, RE) Capitol Records SW-3379 US 1983 Sell This Version
8XW 3379 John Lennon Imagine(8-Trk, Album) Apple Records 8XW 3379 US 1972 Sell This Version

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