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Starkey, better known as Ringo Starr, skyrocketed to superstardom as the Beatles drummer. After the The Beatles ) going platinum. The other three Beatles as well as numerous guest stars made appearances on the album
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announce his intentions until after Allen Klein's negotiations with EMI on behalf of the Beatles were ," Lennon had told the Beatles that he planned to leave the group, but he agreed not to publicly announced that the Beatles were splitting up, provoking the anger of Lennon. Much of this anger was The Beatles 8, 1980 Biography (via AllMusic): Out of all the Beatles, John Lennon had the most interesting writer, actor and activist. Considering the magnitude of his achievements with the Beatles, Lennon's
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technique that owed nothing to the blues. Later Beatles albums hinted at this flowering of talent; The guitar parts but also in his earliest songs for the Beatles where he didn't seem to waste a line . After their final album in 1990, Harrison turned toward the Beatles Anthology reunion, and then established George as a superstar outside of the Beatles. His winning streak hit some rough spots in The Beatles wasn't until the 1970 release of All Things Must Pass, the post-Beatles triple album that was
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overseeing archival projects such as the Beatles' Anthology series. As the 21st century rolled on outside the Beatles during the late '60s, but where his bandmates released their own experimental records The Beatles (via AllMusic): Out of all the former Beatles, Paul McCartney by far had the most successful solo than a year after the Beatles' breakup, McCartney formed Wings with his wife Linda and Moody Blues weeks before the Beatles' Let It Be was scheduled to hit the stores. Prior to the album's release
PLAYLIST: Celebrating 50 Years of the Beatles’ ‘Revolver’ and the Countless Covers It Inspired
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, Peter Gabriel, and Celine Dion. The association with the Beatles alone made him the most well-known for highly melodic pop and show tunes, but when the Beatles did "Till There Was You," they did it Biography (AllMusic): George Martin was best known as the producer of most of the Beatles' recordings from quartet that the latter was representing. His signing of the Beatles that summer, though hardly an landscape that they found, the Beatles with George Martin directing their recordings redefined popular music
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unlike anything ever seen before for an album. While groups like The Beatles and Led Zeppelin had Me Your Money" hitting on the insidious quality of money. Regarding The Beatles, "Us and Them ‘60s and the early ‘70s, with The O'Jays’ "For the Love of Money" and The Beatles’ "You Never Give
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everyone from the Beatles to Aretha Franklin. Born Carole Klein on February 9, 1942 in Brooklyn, New York Beatles), Aretha Franklin's "(You Make Me Feel) Like a Natural Woman," and the Crystals' controversial ' "Pleasant Valley Sunday," the Drifters' "Up on the Roof," the Cookies' "Chains" (later covered by the
Happy Birthday to Ringo Starr, Born July 7, 1940
first album for Mercury -- which was released after the surprising success of the Beatles' Anthology project. The world had seemingly rediscovered its love for the Beatles, and Vertical Man cracked the Starr, born Richard Starkey, was the drummer in the Beatles from 1962 to 1970 and thus became one of the three other ex-Beatles, made Ringo, which featured two number one hits, "Photograph" and "You're
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because great music has a timeless ability. To me, Sabbath are in the same league as the Beatles or Mozart. They're on the leading edge of something extraordinary." Play it often, and for the love of the heavy metal gods, play it LOUD. LISTEN:
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glorious, foot-stomping tale of that most famous of neighborhoods, while his cover of The Beatles’ “Let It
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unique sound and stage presence would soon garner them a frenzied fandom that rivaled Elvis’ and The Beatles.’ The cover of the album became just as famous as the songs themselves. Displaying a
Happy 85th Birthday to Little Richard, Born December 5, 1932
groups that supported him on those jaunts were the Rolling Stones and the Beatles, whose vocals (Paul McCartney's especially) took a lot of inspiration from Richard's. In 1964, the Beatles cut a . It's been speculated that the success of the Beatles, and other British Invaders who idolized Richard
50 Greatest Live Albums of All Time: Natalie Cole’s ‘Natalie Live!’ (1978)
, covers belter at rock and blues-designated supper clubs, she gleefully reinvents the Beatles’ “Lucy in the Sky with Diamonds,” rips Garnet Mimms’ “Cry Baby,” and spins Etta James’ “Something’s Got a
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brothers’ affection for The Beatles and Sex Pistols, it not only announced the arrival of the dynamic debut albums ever made. In the case of Oasis’ inaugural effort, which was inspired by the Gallagher
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