Song facts: Mother Nature's Son
On August 9th 1968, Paul McCartney recorded Mother Nature's Son for the White Album. The only other personnel listed on the track was producer George Martin, who arranged the bass.
Paul wrote the song while on retreat in India studying transcendental mediation. This is where the band wrote a lot of the music that would surface on the White Album.
25 takes were recorded and take 24 was chosen as the best. Take 2 was released on the Beatles' Anthology 3 album in 1996.