George Harrison became the first solo Beatle to have a #1 album in the US

January 2, 2018

George Harrison

became the first solo Beatle

to have a #1 album in the US on January 2nd in 1971

All Things Must Pass

went to the top of the Billboard chart for a seven week stay

All Things Must Pass recording sessions 

hailed an incredible lineup of musicians

George Harrison – vocals, electric and acoustic guitars, Dobro, harmonica, Moog synthesizer, harmonium, backing vocals; bass

Eric Clapton – electric and acoustic guitars, backing vocals

Gary Wright – piano, organ, electric piano

  • Bobby Whitlock – organ, harmonium, piano, tubular bells, backing vocals

  • Klaus Voormann – bass, electric guitar

  • Jim Gordon – drums

  • Carl Radle – bass

  • Ringo Starr – drums, percussion

  • Billy Preston – organ, piano

  • Jim Price – trumpet, trombone, horn arrangements

  • Bobby Keys – saxophones

  • Alan White – drums, vibraphone

  • Pete Drake – pedal steel

  • John Barham orchestral arrangements, choral arrangement, harmonium, vibraphone

  • Pete Ham – acoustic guitar

  • Tom Evans – acoustic guitar

  • Joey Molland – acoustic guitar

  • Mike Gibbins – percussion

  • Peter Frampton – acoustic guitar

  • Dave Mason – electric and acoustic guitars

  • Tony Ashton – piano

  • Gary Brooker – piano

  • Mal Evans – percussion, backing vocals,                            "tea and sympathy"

  • Ginger Baker – drums

  • Al Aronowitz – unspecified

  • Eddie Klein – backing vocals

  • Dhani Harrison – acoustic guitar, electric piano, backing vocals (2001 reissue only)

  • Sam Brown – vocals, backing vocals (2001 reissue only)

  • Ray Cooper – percussion, synthesizer (2001 reissue only) 

    Abbey Road Studios                                                          where George Harrison recorded All Things Must Pass                                                                                              

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