The Sheik of Araby Lyrics

The Beatles


publisher: ©Sony/ATV Music Publishing LLC, Warner/Chappell Music, Inc., Universal Music Publishing Group
writers: Harry B. Smith, Harry Bache Smith, Ted Snyder, Francis Wheeler
album: Track in album Anthology 1
release date: 1995-11-21
popularity : 11 users have visited this page.
genres: Rock Non-Music
styles: Beat/Rock & Roll/Interview/Pop Rock/Speech
length: 1:44
producer: Mike Smith
drums: Pete Best
lead vocals: George Harrison
bass: Paul McCartney
guitar: John Lennon and George Harrison
composer: Ted Snyder
lyricist: Francis Wheeler, Harry B. Smith

Cover Art

The Beatles Anthology 1 cover art
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"I'm the Sheik of Araby,
Your love belongs to me.
At night when you're asleep
Into your tent I'll creep.
The stars that shine above,
Will light our way to love.
You'll rule this land with me;


Track Listing


CD 1
  • 1 Free as a Bird
  • 2 We Were Four Guys… That's All (interview)
  • 3 That’ll Be the Day
  • 4 In Spite of All the Danger
  • 5 Sometimes I’d Borrow… Those Still Exist (interview)
  • 6 Hallelujah, I Love Her So
  • 7 You’ll Be Mine
  • 8 Cayenne
  • 9 First of All… It Didn’t Do a Thing Here (interview)
  • 10 My Bonnie
  • 11 Ain’t She Sweet
  • 12 Cry for a Shadow
  • 13 Brian Was a Beautiful Guy… He Presented Us Well (interview)
  • 14 I Secured Them… A Beatle Drink Even Then (reading)
  • 15 Searchin’
  • 16 Three Cool Cats
  • 17 The Sheik of Araby
  • 18 Like Dreamers Do
  • 19 Hello Little Girl
  • 20 Well, the Recording Test… By My Artists (reading)
  • 21 Besame Mucho
  • 22 Love Me Do
  • 23 How Do You Do It
  • 24 Please Please Me
  • 25 One After 909 (sequence)
  • 26 One After 909 (complete)
  • 27 Lend Me Your Comb
  • 28 I’ll Get You
  • 29 We Were Performers… In Britain (interview)
  • 30 I Saw Her Standing There
  • 31 From Me to You
  • 32 Money (That’s What I Want)
  • 33 You Really Got a Hold on Me
  • 34 Roll Over Beethoven
    CD 2
  • 1 She Loves You
  • 2 Till There Was You
  • 3 Twist and Shout
  • 4 This Boy
  • 5 I Want to Hold Your Hand
  • 6 Boys, What I Was Thinking (comedy)
  • 7 Moonlight Bay
  • 8 Can’t Buy Me Love
  • 9 All My Loving
  • 10 You Can’t Do That
  • 11 And I Love Her
  • 12 A Hard Day’s Night
  • 13 I Wanna Be Your Man
  • 14 Long Tall Sally
  • 15 Boys
  • 16 Shout
  • 17 I’ll Be Back (take 2)
  • 18 I’ll Be Back (take 3)
  • 19 You Know What to Do
  • 20 No Reply (demo)
  • 21 Mr. Moonlight
  • 22 Leave My Kitten Alone
  • 23 No Reply
  • 24 Eight Days a Week (sequence)
  • 25 Eight Days a Week (complete)
  • 26 Kansas City / Hey‐Hey‐Hey‐Hey!