Being for the Benefit of Mr. Kite Lyrics

The Beatles

publisher: ©Sony/ATV Music Publishing LLC
writers: John Lennon, John Winston Lennon, Paul Mccartney, Paul James Mccartney
album: Track 21 in album Revolver / Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band
release date: 2009
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length: 2:38

Cover Art

The Beatles Revolver / Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band cover art
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For the benefit of Mr. Kite
There will be a show tonight on trampoline
The Hendersons will all be there
Late of Pablo Fanques Fair-what a scene
Over men and horses hoops and garters
Lastly through a hogshead of real fire!
In this way Mr. K. will challenge the world!

The celebrated Mr. K.
Performs his feat on Saturday at Bishops Gate
The Hendersons will dance and sing
As Mr. Kite flys through the ring don´t be late
Messrs. K and H. assure the public
Their production will be second to none
And of course Henry The Horse dances the waltz!

The band begins at ten to six
When Mr. K. performs his tricks without a sound
And Mr. H. will demonstrate
Ten summersets he´ll undertake on solid ground
Having been some days in preparation
A splendid time is guaranteed for all
And tonight Mr. Kite is topping the bill

Track Listing

CD 1
  • 1 Taxman
  • 2 Eleanor Rigby
  • 3 I’m Only Sleeping
  • 4 Love You To
  • 5 Here, There and Everywhere
  • 6 Yellow Submarine
  • 7 She Said She Said
  • 8 Good Day Sunshine
  • 9 And Your Bird Can Sing
  • 10 For No One
  • 11 Doctor Robert
  • 12 I Want to Tell You
  • 13 Got to Get You Into My Life
  • 14 Tomorrow Never Knows
  • 15 Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band
  • 16 With a Little Help From My Friends
  • 17 Lucy in the Sky With Diamonds
  • 18 Getting Better
  • 19 Fixing a Hole
  • 20 She’s Leaving Home
  • 21 Being for the Benefit of Mr. Kite
  • 22 Within You Without You
  • 23 When I’m Sixty‐Four
  • 24 Lovely Rita
  • 25 Good Morning Good Morning
  • 26 Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band (reprise)
  • 27 A Day in the Life