John Lennon Said The Beatles’ ‘Hello Little Girl’ Was ‘Freudian’ And Connected To His Mother


  • John Lennon said that The Beatles’ “Hello Little Girl” was inspired by an old song his mother used to sing.
  • John called the song “very Freudian.”
  • Paul McCartney didn’t think the song’s lyrics were very good.
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John Lennon said The Beatles‘ “hello little girlhe was inspired by his mother, Julia Lennon. She later described the tune as “very Freudian”. In particular, Paul McCartney revealed his attitude towards a 1960s group that covered the song.

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