Written by John Lennon and Paul McCartney, from The Beatles, in 1966 and was a song on the Revolver album. Ringo Starr, as lead vocals. It was a single, and reached number 1 on every major British chart. It remained as number 1 for four weeks and charted for 13 weeks. The song won a Ivor Novello Award for highest certified sales of any single issued in the UK in 1966.
In 1968 it became the title song, for their animated film, also called Yellow Submarine, and the soundtrack album to the film.