It was originally titled “Shake It Up, Baby” and recorded by the Top Notes and then covered by The Isley Brothers. It was covered by The Beatles.
They eleased the song on their first UK album, “Please Please Me”, the recording of which on 11 February 1963 was their first album session and is notable for 11 songs recorded in a mere 10 hours. “Twist and Shout”, with John Lennon on lead vocals, was the last song recorded.
Lennon was suffering from a cold, and was drinking milk and sucking on cough drops to soothe his throat. His coughing is audible on the album, as is the cold’s effect on his voice.