The Beatles only allowed George Harrison to contribute one or two songs per album, but he always made them count. His 1969 love song "Something" has proved to be one of his most enduring works. "I wrote it at the time when we were making the last double album," Harrison said in 1969. " And it's just the first line, 'Something in the way she moves' which has been in millions of songs. It's not a special thing. But it just seemed quite apt. I usually get the first few lines of lyrics and melody both at once. And then I finish the melody usually first and then I have to write the words…But John gave me a handy tip once, which is, once you start to write the song, try and finish it straight away while you're in the mood. And I've learned from experience. Because you go to back to it and then you're in a whole different state of mind and it's more difficult. Sometimes it's easier but on the whole it's more difficult to come back to something. So I do it now, try and finish them straight away."
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