Lawrence Montague

Real Name:
Lawrence M. Yaskiel
Profile:
British specialist on translation of English lyrics into German

Montague was born Nov, 28th 1936 in London. After several years being teacher of religion in London and salesman in continental Europe, Lawrence joins Vogue Schallplatten in 1962.
In 1966 he becomes international director of Vogue Schallplatten. In this period, he is also active as director in the companies Stigwood-Yaskiel International and Antenna Productions, both located in Hamburg.
Then he gets the position as European director of A&M Records, in 1973 he is head of A&R Office of Warner Bros. Records Ltd. and later he founds 77 Productions together with David Platz. Today he is retired and lives on the Canary Islands.

His first translation came in 1963 for a song of Jimmy Justice, later he extended writing and made some very well known german lyrics. These are amongst others:

Die Beatles* - Komm, Gib Mir Deine Hand / Sie Liebt Dich
Bernd Spier - Memphis Tennessee
and songs for Petula Clark, Brian Diamond & The Cutters, Jimmy Justice, The Searchers, The Honeycombs, The Sorrows, Pat Harris and The Flamingos
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Artist

Writing & Arrangement

DV 14117 Lawrence Montague - Hully Gully Slip'N'Slide / Hully Gully Shake album art Pat Harris Hully Gully Shake (Hippy Hippy Shake) (as Montague) and 1 more… Pat Harris - Hully Gully Slip'N'Slide / Hully Gully Shake(7", Single) Vogue Schallplatten DV 14117 Germany 1963 Sell This Version
52 350 Lawrence Montague - Shake, Shake, Slop, Slop / Money album art The Bats (3) Money (Gib Mir Liebe) (as Montagui) The Bats (3) - Shake, Shake, Slop, Slop / Money(7", Single) Polydor 52 350 Germany 1964 Sell This Version
GL 10024, GL-10024 Lawrence Montague - Danke Schön album art Bernd Spier Memphis (as Montague) Bernd Spier - Danke Schön(LP, Album) CBS, CBS GL 10024, GL-10024 Canada 1964 Sell This Version
Lawrence Montague - Komm, Gib Mir Deine Hand / Sie Liebt Dich album art The Beatles Sie Liebt Dich (She Loves You) (as Montague) The Beatles - Komm, Gib Mir Deine Hand / Sie Liebt Dich (Single) Odeon, Odeon Germany 1964 Sell This Version
Lawrence Montague - Memphis Tennessee album art Bernd Spier Memphis Tennessee (as Montague) Bernd Spier - Memphis Tennessee (Single) CBS Netherlands 1964 Sell This Version
DV 14129 Lawrence Montague - Sie Liebt Dich / It's Liverpool Time album art Team-Beats, The* Sie Liebt Dich (She Loves You) (as Montague) Team-Beats, The* - Sie Liebt Dich / It's Liverpool Time(7", Single) Vogue Schallplatten DV 14129 Germany 1964 Sell This Version
DV 14210 Lawrence Montague - Hab' Ich Das Recht / Du Sollst Nicht Traurig Sein album art The Honeycombs Hab' Ich Das Recht (as Montague) The Honeycombs - Hab' Ich Das Recht / Du Sollst Nicht Traurig Sein(7", Single) Vogue Schallplatten, Pye Records DV 14210 Germany 1964 Sell This Version
E 22 696, 45-EG 9433 Lawrence Montague - Hippy Hippy Shake album art The Swinging Dany Mann* With The Blue Girls Hippy Hippy Shake (as Montague) The Swinging Dany Mann* With The Blue Girls - Hippy Hippy Shake(7", Single) Electrola, Electrola E 22 696, 45-EG 9433 Germany 1964 Sell This Version
EP 4201 Lawrence Montague - Memphis-Tennessee / Do Wah Diddy Diddy / A Hard Day's Night / Skinny Minny album art Jimmy Fields / The Dynamits Memphis-Tennessee (as Montague) and 1 more… Jimmy Fields / The Dynamits - Memphis-Tennessee / Do Wah Diddy Diddy / A Hard Day's Night / Skinny Minny(7", EP, Mono) Tempo (2) EP 4201 Germany 1964 Sell This Version
63-1148 Lawrence Montague - 4 Große Schlager album art The Ravers (4) Sie Liebt Dich (She Loves You) (as Montague) The Ravers (4) - 4 Große Schlager(7", EP, Mono) Tip 63-1148 Germany 1964 Sell This Version
DV 14301 Lawrence Montague - Downtown album art Friedel Berlipp Und Sein Orchester* Downtown (as Montague) Friedel Berlipp Und Sein Orchester* - Downtown(7") Vogue Schallplatten DV 14301 Germany 1965 Sell This Version
Lawrence Montague - Abends In Der Cocktailbar album art Das Paul-Nero-Bar-Sextett* Sie Liebt Dich = She Loves You (as Motagne) Das Paul-Nero-Bar-Sextett* - Abends In Der Cocktailbar (Album) Philips Germany 1965 Sell This Version
Lawrence Montague - Beatles No. 5 album art The Beatles Sie Liebt Dich (She Loves You) (as Montague) The Beatles - Beatles No. 5 (Comp) Odeon, Odeon Japan 1965 Sell This Version
Lawrence Montague - Non Stop Dancing '65  album art James-Last-Band* Sie Liebt Dich (as Montague) and 2 more… James-Last-Band* - Non Stop Dancing '65 (Album) Polydor Germany 1965 Sell This Version
Lawrence Montague - Heinzelmännchens Hitparade album art Die Munteren Heinzelmänner Memphis Tennessee (as Montague) Die Munteren Heinzelmänner - Heinzelmännchens Hitparade Polydor Germany 1965 Sell This Version
DV 14270 Lawrence Montague - Komm',Tanzen Wir La Bamba album art Orchester Harry Diewald, Ronny Peller Komm',Tanzen Wir La Bamba (as Montague) and 1 more… Orchester Harry Diewald, Ronny Peller - Komm',Tanzen Wir La Bamba(7", Single) Vogue Schallplatten DV 14270 Germany 1965 Sell This Version
DV 14320 Lawrence Montague - Das Hab' Ich Von Mama / Er Liebt Mich Sehr album art Regine Er Liebt Mich Sehr (You Should Have Seen The Way He Looked At Me) (as Montague) Regine - Das Hab' Ich Von Mama / Er Liebt Mich Sehr(7", Single) Vogue Schallplatten DV 14320 Germany 1965 Sell This Version
DVS 14420 Lawrence Montague - Die Schande Unserer Familie album art Harry Und Ronny Die Schande Unserer Familie (Shame And Scandal In The Family) (as Montague) Harry Und Ronny - Die Schande Unserer Familie(7", Single) Vogue Schallplatten DVS 14420 Germany 1965 Sell This Version
001 515, 001515 Lawrence Montague - Non Stop Dancing '65 album art James-Last-Band* Memphis Tennessee (as Montague) James-Last-Band* - Non Stop Dancing '65(7", Mono, S/Edition) Polydor, Polydor 001 515, 001515 Germany 1965 Sell This Version
237 491 Lawrence Montague - Schlagerrennen '65 album art Orchester Frank Nelson Memphis Tennessee (as Montague) Orchester Frank Nelson - Schlagerrennen '65(LP) Polydor 237 491 Germany 1965 Sell This Version
DV 14369 Lawrence Montague - Rock'n Roll Music album art Dickie Rock And The Miami Showband Rock'n Roll Music (as Montague) Dickie Rock And The Miami Showband - Rock'n Roll Music(7", Single) Pye Records DV 14369 Germany 1965 Sell This Version
Lawrence Montague - Beat Beat Beat album art The Jay Five Shame And Scandal (as Montague) The Jay Five - Beat Beat Beat (Album) Polydor Germany, Austria, & Switzerland 1966 Sell This Version
Lawrence Montague - Mister Cannibal album art Andy Fisher Mister Cannibal (as Montague) Andy Fisher - Mister Cannibal (Single) Vogue Schallplatten Sweden 1966 Sell This Version
DVS 14478 Lawrence Montague - Mein Boy / Blacky Jacky album art Marina (26) Blacky Jacky (as Montague) Marina (26) - Mein Boy / Blacky Jacky(7", Single) Vogue Schallplatten DVS 14478 Germany 1966 Sell This Version
HT 300001, HT 300 001 Lawrence Montague - Schatten Und Licht / Ich Habe Dich Gefunden album art Eva Homonnay* Ich Habe Dich Gefunden (as Montague) Eva Homonnay* - Schatten Und Licht / Ich Habe Dich Gefunden(7", Single) Hit-Ton Schallplatten, Hit-Ton Schallplatten HT 300001, HT 300 001 Germany 1966 Sell This Version