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The Beatles
Beatles Anthology Episode 1
Beatles Anthology Episode 2
Beatles Anthology Episode 3
Beatles Anthology Episode 4
Beatles Anthology Episode 5
Beatles Anthology Episode 6
"Bigger Than Jesus" Documentary
'All you need is cash'. Documentary about the Beatles finances
The Compleat Beatles
The Beatles at their Best
The Beatles - Composing The Beatles Songbook
Beatlemania
The Beatles - Love Me Do 1962
The Beatles - On The Road
The Life And Times of The Beatles
John Lennon - The Messenger
Bed Peace - starring John Lennon & Yoko Ono
James Taylor about John Lennon
John lennon Remembered
John Lennon on Dick Cavett
John Lennon on the Tomorrow Show
The U.S. vs. John Lennon
Paul McCartney - Going Home
Paul McCartney Movin' On
Paul McCartney - Memory Almost Full
Paul McCartney & Friends - Rockestra
McCartney years disc 2 of 3
Paul McCartney on 'Harty'
Paul McCartney: Chaos and Creation At Abbey Road
John Lennon & George Harrison - Guitar Gently Weeps
George Harrison - A Beatle In Benton
George Harrison - The Last Performance
George Harrison - The Quite One
George Harrison Interview
George Harrison on The Dick Cavett Show
Ringo Starr - Ringo Rama
Ringo Starr - Going Home
Ringo, a Ringo Starr US-TV special
Ringo Starr - Press Conference (Moscow, Russia 05.06.2011)
George Harrison & Ringo on 'Aspel & Company'

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The Beatles

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The Beatles were an English rock band formed in Liverpool in 1960 who became the most commercially successful and critically acclaimed act in the history of popular music. Their best-known lineup consisted of John Lennon, Paul McCartney, George Harrison, and Ringo Starr. Rooted in skiffle and 1950s rock and roll, they later utilised several genres, ranging from pop ballads to psychedelic rock, often incorporating classical and other elements in innovative ways. In the early 1960s, their enormous popularity first emerged as "Beatlemania", but as their songwriting grew in sophistication, they came to be perceived by many fans and cultural observers as an embodiment of the ideals shared by the era's sociocultural revolutions.

The Beatles built their reputation playing clubs in Liverpool and Hamburg over a three-year period from 1960. Manager Brian Epstein moulded them into a professional act and producer George Martin enhanced their musical potential. They gained popularity in the United Kingdom after their first single, "Love Me Do", became a modest hit in late 1962. They acquired the nickname the "Fab Four" as Beatlemania grew in Britain over the following year, and by early 1964 they had become international stars, leading the "British Invasion" into the United States pop market. From 1965 on, they produced what many critics consider their finest material, including the innovative and widely influential albums Rubber Soul (1965), Revolver (1966), Sgt Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band (1967), The Beatles (1968), and Abbey Road (1969). After their break-up in 1970, the ex-Beatles each enjoyed successful musical careers. Lennon died in 1980 after having been shot by a deranged fan, and Harrison died of lung cancer in 2001. McCartney and Starr remain active.

The Beatles have had more number-one albums on the British charts and sold more singles in the UK than any other act. According to the RIAA, as of 2012 they have sold 177 million units in the US, more than any other artist. In 2008, they topped Billboard magazine's list of the all-time most successful "Hot 100" artists. As of 2012, they hold the record for most number-one hits on the Hot 100 chart with 20. They have received 7 Grammy Awards from the American National Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences, an Academy Award for Best Original Song Score and 15 Ivor Novello Awards from the British Academy of Songwriters, Composers and Authors. Collectively included in Time magazine's compilation of the 20th century's 100 most influential people, they are the best-selling band in history, with EMI Records estimating sales of over one billion units.

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