It may come as a surprise to those who only know the Bee Gees from the disco era, but they began life as a Beatles influenced pop-rock group. The influence extended to the cover of Bee Gees’ 1st, which was designed by German artist Klaus Voorman who is best known for the cover of Revolver.
Bee Gees’ 1st was NOT the brothers Gibbs’ first album. It was, however, the first to be released outside of Australia and New Zealand. It features their first American hit: To Love Somebody.
Here are two of the better known tunes from this non-debut 1st album: