The Beatles and Rolling Stones alumnus entered the Billboard Hot 100 on 31 March 1973 with the ultra-funky 'Will It Go Round In Circles.'
A catalogue that has attracted thousands of interpretations inspires uDiscover Music's look at ten of the best covers of George's timeless work.
In their final public performance, The Beatles made history playing on top of the Apple Studios, becoming the most famous rooftop concert of all time.
Written and recorded in a day, John Lennon's 'Instant Karma!', became the first solo single by a former Beatle to sell a million copies in America.
The UNICEF event featured John and George's first scheduled performance since The Beatles' last concert in 1966, and Lennon's last UK live appearance.
'With You I'm Born Again,' from the 'Fastbreak' soundtrack, became an easy listening staple and one of the biggest hits either artist ever had.
Taken from George Harrison’s towering 'All Things Must Pass' album, this beautiful song has the distinction of being the first No.1 single in the UK and America by a former Beatle
The 1974 album continued the huge success that Ringo enjoyed in the years after The Beatles' demise.
After a seven-year chart absence, the novelty song 'My Ding-A-Ling' finally gave Chuck a No. 1.
'Photograph' was co-written by Starr with George Harrison, as their close post-Beatles working relationship continued.
The duo's version of 'Only You Know And I Know' outdid the one by its writer, Dave Mason.
'Goats Head Soup,' the album that Mick Jagger said contained "more thought" than 'Exile On Main St.', was released on 31 August 1973.
On 13 September 1974, George Harrison’s record label, Dark Horse Records released its first two singles: Ravi Shanker’s ‘I Am Missing You’ and Splinter’s ‘Costafine Town’.
Marvin Gaye and Tammi Terrell's hit inspires our Motown duets playlist.
His fourth solo album was a celebration of both Eric's refuelled creativity and some great musical relationships.