• Vee Jay Beatles Albums Released
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    The world's number one rock group consisted of John Winston (Ono) Lennon (born 10/09/40 - died 12/08/80), whose middle name came from his parent's admiration of Winston Churchill, and which John changed to Ono in later years; James Paul McCartney (born 06/18/42); George Harold Harrison (born 02/25/43 - died 11/29/01); and Ringo Starr (born Richard Starkey 07/07/40). During the Beatles recording career from 1962 to 1970, they would release twenty-two singles (45 rpm) in the United Kingdom, and th...
  • The Beatles Rock And Roll
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    LEGENDS OF ROCK AND ROLL The Beatles were known as a rock and roll group, but they were not just any old band. They changed music around the world, as we know it. Between the boys, John Lennon, Paul McCartney, George Harrison, and Richard Starkey, better known as Ringo Starr, they had extraordinary talent (History of the Beatles 1). They started what was called the "British Invasion," and some say that the Beatles are the greatest musicians to ever walk God's great earth. It all started in 1956,...
  • Fab Four Beatles Group Album
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    Probably the most popular, influential and enduring rock group of all time, the Beatles almost single-handedly reshaped rock 'n' roll from a genre of throwaway singles by faceless stars to an artistic medium with memorable images and idols. The Beatles placed the emphasis on a group, rather than a single individual, like Frank Sinatra or Elvis. They also set an example for all rock n roll bands to follow with their strong sense of self-determination, going against their record company and manage...
  • Beatles Rock Group Songs
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    The Beatles-the singer-guitarists Paul McCartney, John Lennon, and George Harrison, and the drummer Ringo Starr-have been the most influential performing group in the history of rock. Their music, hairstyle, dress, and lifestyle were imitated all over the world, resulting in a phenomenon known as Beatlemania. All four Beatles were born during the early 1940 s in Liverpool, England, and dropped out of school in their teens to devote themselves to rock. Lennon and McCartney, the main songwriters o...
  • John Lennon Beatles Time Music
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    The Beatle's Legacy... From 1960's To Now Many know The Beatles as the most popular and influential music group of the 20 th century. In the early 1960's, their popularity grew rather rapidly. They continued gaining popularity well through the 1960's. Although their popularity has decreased somewhat over time, the influences they have contributed during their career have remained apparent even today. The Beatles originated from the UK in the early 1960's. Before becoming known as the "Fab Four"...
  • Beatles People Fame Music
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    Why the Notion that the Beatles Changed the World is a Misconception The Beatles had a minimal effect on the world's course of events. They jumped on the hippie bandwagon at the perfect time to capitalize from it. Their fame did not reach as far nor did not unify as much as some people would think and they are merely an icon through which baby-boomers reminisce about the 'good old days'. The Beatles are credited with touching off the revolution of the sixties. In reality, it was the hippie era ...
  • John Lennon Paul Mccartney
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    John Lennon John Lennon was a great song writer and musician. He played the rhythm guitar, the piano, and sang. He was in the most popular group in the history of rock music. In 1959, John founded this group, called The Beatles. The original Beatles were John Lennon, Paul McCartney, George Harrison, and Pete Best. Brian Epstein became the manager of the Beatles in 1961. Epstein made many changes in the group. John rebelled and did not want to 'package' and " clean up' the group in order to plea...
  • The Beatles Songs Group John
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    The Beatles The group that I picked to be an example of a particular type of music is The Beatles. The Beatles included George Harrison, John Lennon, Paul McCartney, and Richard Starkey, other wise known as Ringo Starr. This group is very well known and also influenced many musicians since they formed. The Beatles started their careers in England. They were a huge success there, playing in clubs and eventually for the queen herself. After the appearance before the queen, The Beatles came to the...
  • How The Beatles Changed Rock Music
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    How The Beatles Changed Rock Music Rock music consists of many individual styles. Even though there is a common spirit among all music groups, all music made by them are very different. Rock music evolved in the 1950 s and the early 1960 s. At that time that Beatles entered the world of music from Liverpool. Rock music was a large piece of the centerpiece of a largely rebellious group of young people. Before the era of the Beatles, Elvis Presley first took Rock 'n' Roll to the public. Elvis ble...
  • The Beatles Lennon Rock Group
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    The The English ROCK MUSIC group The Beatles gave the 1960 s its characteristic musical flavor and had a profound influence on the course of popular music, equaled by few performers. The guitarists John Winston Lennon, b. Oct. 9, 1940; James Paul McCartney, b. June 18, 1942; and George Harrison, b. Feb. 25, 1943; and the drummer Ringo Starr, b. Richard Starkey, July 7, 1940, were all born and raised in Liverpool. Lennon and McCartney had played together in a group called The Quarrymen. With Ha...
  • The Beatles Bands Continue To Model Even Today
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    The Beatles The Beatles were a British music group whose songs are among the most universally accepted music recordings of the 20 th century. The Beatles, who revolutionized popular music around the world, were at the forefront of a movement in rock music known as the British Invasion. The British Invasion was name referring to the tremendous effect that British rock-and-roll bands had in the United States during the 1960's. From 1960 to 1970, the Beatles achieved unique popularity with 30 songs...
  • The Beatles John Lennon
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    The Beatles to this day are one of the most famous and popular rock 'n roll groups in the world. The Beatles include George Harrison, John Lennon (1940-1980), Paul McCartney, and Richard Starkey (Ringo Starr). All of the Beatles where born and raised in Liverpool, England. John Lennon was considered the leader of the band. George Harrison was the lead guitarist. John Lennon was a songwriter, one of the two lead singers, and rhythm guitarist. Paul McCartney was a song writer, one of the two lead...
  • Beetles Influence On Modern Rock
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    Although they may consciously avoid the comparison, today's modern rock groups certainly were in some way, big or small, influenced by the clean cut, fashion stated boys from Liverpool. The Beatles, started their musical debut in 1958. Four of the most popular educated musicians alive, taken a inevitable fondness to dressing and looking the same, had a notable impact on today's and even yesterdays society. The Beatles had accomplished so much, that as more years and musical groups went by, it wa...
  • Beatlemania Rock And Roll
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    BEATLEMANIA Fashion and music play a major role in influencing teenagers. Today, fashion and music are very diverse, with many different styles of dress and a variety of music. But it wasnt always like this. Bellbottom's, platform shoes, and Rock-and-Roll dominated the 1960 s. And with Rock-and-Roll came the Beatles and Beatlemania. Beatlemania swept over the United States in the 1960 s. The Beatles began in 1957 as teenage boys playing in cellars and drive bars in Liverpool, England, and Hambu...
  • That The Beatles Accelerate The Change In Society
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    Hypothesis: "That the music of the Beatles accelerated the change of society." By the time the fifties was over the world was looking for a fresh new sound and look in the music industry. It came in the shape and form of four young Liverpoodlians. As John Lennon, Paul McCartney, George Harrison and Ringo Starr (Richard Stark) shook their mop tops and strummed out their new style of Rock 'n' Roll, an entire generation stood up and took notice and knew that society would never be the same. And it ...
  • The Beatles Penny Lane
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    The Beatles were very in tune with the world around them and were greatly influenced by many ideas, cultures, and religions. In turn, their innovations and music influenced the world, even today. Early in their career, The Beatles were strongly influenced by American music. They especially idolized artists such as Bill Haley (Rock Around the Clock Tonite), Buddy Holly (Peggy Sue), and many Rhythm and Blues artists such as Willie Dixon. It s clear in The Beatles evolution that these roots were a ...
  • Beatles Young People
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    In retrospect, the 1960 s should be considered the age of youth. With America seeing it's 70 million children from the post-war baby boom becoming teenagers and young adults, society saw the conservative fifties transforming into the revolutionary sixties. The 60 s ushered in new ways of thinking and real change in the cultural fabric of American life. No longer content to be images of the generation ahead of them, young people wanted change. These changes affected all aspects of American cultur...
  • The Beatles Rise To Fame
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    The Beatle's incerdible rise to fame, was a very gradual process which expanded over 4 years. The Beatles from 1958 till 1962, were continuity rejected by record labels and were confined to playing very poorly managed clubs and were subject to low pay. During the early years of 1958 and 1959, the Beatles who comprised of John Lennon, Paul McCartney and George Harrison were just 3 young hopefuls, who were dreaming of fame. They played in small cafes and clubs around Liverpool recieving very littl...
  • John Lennon Beatles Group Band
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    Probably the most popular, influential and enduring rock group of all time, the Beatles almost single-handedly reshaped rock 'n' roll from a genre of throwaway singles by faceless stars to an artistic medium with recognizable images and idols. The Beatles placed the emphasis on a group, rather than a single individual. They also set an example for all rock acts to follow with their strong sense of self-determination, going against their record company and management on many issues, even refusing...
  • Beatles John Lennon
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    The Beatles to this day are one of the most famous and popular rock ‘ n roll groups in the world. The Beatles include George Harrison, John Lennon (1940-1980), Paul McCartney, and Richard Starkey (Ringo Starr). All of the Beatles where born and raised in Liverpool, England. John Lennon was considered the leader of the band. George Harrison was the lead guitarist. John Lennon was a song writer, one of the two lead singers, and rhythm guitarist. Paul McCartney was a song writer, one of the ...