George Harrison autograph single Got My Mind Set On You.
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Harrison, MBE (25 February 1943 – 29 November 2001) was an English guitarist. Singer, songwriter, and music and film producer. Who gained international fame as the lead guitarist of the Beatles. Often referred to as “the quiet Beatle”. Harrison embraced Hindu belief and helped widen the horizons of his fellow Beatles. As well as their Western fans by including Indian instrumentation in their music. Although most of the Beatles’ songs were written by John Lennon and Paul McCartney. Most Beatles albums from 1965 onwards contained at least two Harrison songs. His songs for the group included “Taxman”, “Within You Without You”, “While My Guitar Gently Weeps”. “Here Comes the Sun” and “Something”, the last of which became the Beatles’ second-most-covered song.
Harrison’s first marriage, to model Pattie Boyd in 1966, ended in divorce in 1977. The following year he married Olivia Harrison (née Arias), with whom he had one son, Dhani. Harrison died in 2001, aged 58, from lung cancer. Ganges and Yamuna Rivers in India are where he was cremated and his ashes were scattered. In a private ceremony according to Hindu tradition. He left an estate of almost £100 million.
Got My Mind Set On You was a Song written and composed by Rudy Clark and originally recorded by James Ray in 1962, under the title “I’ve Got My Mind Set on You”. Dynamic Sound label released an edited version of the song later that year. In 1987, George Harrison (The Beatles) released a cover version of the song as a single and released it on his album, Cloud Nine, which he had recorded on his own Dark Horse Records label.