What does the famous 'hidden message' at the end of Strawberry Fields Forever actually say?
The conspiracy theorists would have us believe it's "I buried Paul."
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The Wikipedia article about Strawberry Fields Forever says the following:
In 1974, McCartney said, "That wasn't 'I buried Paul' at all – that was John saying 'cranberry sauce' … That's John's humour … If you don't realise that John's apt to say cranberry sauce when he feels like it, then you start to hear a funny little word there, and you think, 'Aha!'"
The points go to Makki for the first correct answer - but in the interests of historical [almost] completeness, the last 5 phrases are…
Alright, calm down Ringo.
I really can't tell what he's saying before that point.
The only world-wide released version of those last few lines with nothing but the drum mikes it was leaked into I'm aware of is on the Anthology [edit of take 7 & RS25]
This is as clear as I can get the voice [at a cost to the drum sound]