Their appearances in every show were always excellent and their fashions in clothes and hairstyles influenced a generation of young people. Most of The Beatles songs were written by John Lennon and Paul McCartney. Their lyrics were sweet, simple and memorable. Their first recordings " Love Me Do " (1962) and "Please Please Me" (1963) reached the highest position in the British charts.
Beatlemania began in Britain on 13 October 1963 with a televised appearance at the London Palladium.
The Beatles were undoubtedly the most influential band of the20th century. In a course of 8 years, they changed not only rockand roll, but also the face of all music forever. the band wentthrough several members, the more noteworthy of these would beJohn Lennons closest friend Stuart (Stu) Sutcliffe - born June 23,1940, Edinburgh, Scotland, dead April 10, 1962, Hamburg,Germany - (on bass guitar) and Pete Best - born 1941, Liverpool,England - (the drummer before Ringo).
Their appearances in every show were always excellent andtheir fashions in clothes and hairstyles influenced ageneration of young people. Most of The Beatles songs werewritten by John Lennon and Paul McCartney. Their lyricswere sweet, simple and memorable. Their first recordings "Love Me Do " (1962) and "Please Please Me" (1963) reachedthe highest position in the British charts.
Beatlemania began in Britain on 13October 1963 with a televisedappearance at the London Palladium.
• A curious image of the Beatles taken duringtheir 1965 European Tour, which ended on 3rdof July, with a concert at the Plaza de TorosMonumental in Barcelona, Spain.
Beatlemania exploded in the United States with threenational television appearances by the Beatles on TheEd Sullivan Show on 9 February, 16 February and 23February 1964. In 1964 they held the top five places onthe Billboard Hot 100, a feat that has never beenrepeated.
In 1967they focused all of their effort on recording, andafter 700 hours in the studio, Sgt Peppers LonelyHearts Club Band was hailed as a revolutionary album.Its complexity and creativity forever raised the bar forall future recording artists.
Arguments between the band members was making itincreasingly difficult to concentrate on collaborativeefforts. In 1969, largely due to McCartneys efforts,they recorded their final album, Abbey Road. The bandofficially broke up in 1970 and a few months later LetIt Be followed as their last commercial album release
`Abbey Road´, whose cover of the Beatles in a zebracrossing became so famous, is considered to be their`good bye´ album. Nevertheless, after so many years,they still own fanatical fans all over the world andmany of their songs have remained evergreen up to thepresent time.