10 Things You Didn't Know About the Beatles' Music

Composer and engineer Scott Freiman deconstructs the band's work and unveils some little-known facts

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5. 'Her Majesty' Originally Appeared As Part of the 'Abbey Road' Medley

When the 23-second "Her Majesty" was excised from the medley that makes up side two of Abbey Road, it was tacked onto the end of a tape. Hearing it pop up there, the band members decided to leave it as a "hidden" track on the album. "It's missing the last chord because that's the first chord to 'Polythene Pam,'" says Freiman.

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