The Beatles Piggies lyrics

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    Find out how the lyrics to Piggies came to be written.


    Beatles Album: The Beatles AKA The White Album : Track 12

    Year: 1968

    Lyrics: Harrison

    Length: 2.04

    The lyrics to the Beatles song piggies were written by George Harrison and have a social message, somewhat to the way that George Orwell referred to the pigs in Animal farm. In the song George refers to all the middle classes as being little piggies.

    Individual Beatles role on Piggies

    John Lennon: Sound Effects

    Paul McCartney: Bass guitar.

    George Harrison: Vocals, Acoustic guitar

    Ringo Starr: Tambourine

    Other: Harpsichord, strings

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