Who Sang Being for the Benefit of Mr. Kite!? The Beatles

The Beatles Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band cover art
Release information
Writer(s): John Lennon, John Winston Lennon, Paul Mccartney, Paul James Mccartney
Release Date: 1967-6-1
Genre: Rock Pop
Style: Rock & Roll/Pop Rock/Psychedelic Rock/Classic Rock
length: 2:40
Lyrics
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 fly's 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 summer sets 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

Tracklist
12" Vinyl 1
  • 1 Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band
  • 2 With a Little Help From My Friends
  • 3 Lucy in the Sky With Diamonds
  • 4 Getting Better
  • 5 Fixing a Hole
  • 6 She’s Leaving Home
  • 7 Being for the Benefit of Mr. Kite!
  • 8 Within You Without You
  • 9 When I’m Sixty‐Four
  • 10 Lovely Rita
  • 11 Good Morning Good Morning
  • 12 Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band (reprise)
  • 13 A Day in the Life

  • Release information
    label: Parlophone
    country(area): United Kingdom
    format: 12" Vinyl
    script: Latin