"Love Me Do" is the debut single by the English rock band the Beatles, backed by "P. S. I Love You". When the single was originally released in the United Kingdom on 5 October 1962, it peaked at number 17. In 1982 it was re-promoted (not re-issued, retaining the same catalogue number) and reached number four. It was released in the United States in 1964, where it became a number one hit. In 2013, recordings of the song that were released in 1962 entered the public domain in Europe.