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Rip It Up is a song by Robert Blackwell and John Marascalo from 1956 that was originally a hit for Little Richard and later a success for Bill Haley and His Comets. It was also recorded by Elvis Presley. A version by The Beatles ( in the medley: Rip It Up/Shake, Rattle and Roll/Blue Suede Shoes), dating from the Let it Be sessions, is found on Anthology 3.

Instrumentation[]

  • John Lennon: Lead Vocals, Rhythm Guitar (1965 Epiphone Casino)
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