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On July 1969 over 100 U.S radio stations banned The Beatles song "The Ballad of John and Yoko"
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On July 1969 over 100 U.S radio stations banned The Beatles song “The Ballad of John and Yoko”

The song chronicles the events associated with Lennon’s marriage to Yoko Ono and its lyrical content that included the line “Christ, you know it ain’t easy” was found to be offensive by the U.S mainstream radio stations

Ringo Starr is 81 today and we look back at the 11 Beatles songs where he sung lead
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Ringo Starr is 81 today and we look back at the 11 Beatles songs where he sung lead

The Beatle Ringo turns 81 today and always had one song reserved for him on every Beatles album. These are all the 11 songs ordered by popularity and endurance

The Beatles debut movie "A Hard Day's Night" premiered on this day in 1964
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The Beatles debut movie “A Hard Day’s Night” premiered on this day in 1964

Ever since it’s original release, The Beatles debut movie “A Hard Day’s Night” has developed a cult status, and remains hugely influential on Pop culture

The Beatles Most Psychedelic EP
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The Beatles Most Psychedelic EP

Find it out why The Beatles Portuguese 4 track release of “Strawberry Fields Forever/Penny Lane” is their most Psychedelic official EP ever

On this day in 1967 The Beatles make TV history by appearing on the first ever satellite TV production "Our World"
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On this day in 1967 The Beatles make TV history by appearing on the first ever satellite TV production “Our World”

On June 25, 1967, The Beatles performed live “All You Need Is Love” for an estimated audience of between 400 and 700 million people around the globe on what was the first ever satellite TV production

The Paul McCartney Top 25 Beatles Songs
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The Paul McCartney Top 25 Beatles Songs

Paul McCartney’s songwriting partnership with John Lennon while in The Beatles during the 1960’s, it’s the most famous in Pop and Rock music history. Celebrate Paul McCartney’s 79th birthday, with the Top 25 Beatles songs featuring him on lead vocals

The Paul McCartney Top 15 Songs
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The Paul McCartney Top 15 Songs

Paul McCartney is one of the very few people on the planet that barely needs any introduction. The former Beatle turns 79 today and we celebrate it with his Top 15 best non-Beatles related songs

Paul McCartney: A glimpse at his life in photographs
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Paul McCartney: A glimpse at his life in photographs

Paul McCartney is one of the very few people on the planet that barely needs any introduction. The former Beatle was born on 18 June 1942 in Liverpool, England. We look back at his life on photographs

In 1970, The Beatles get their 20th and last N.1 on the Billboard Hot 100 with "The Long and Winding Road"
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In 1970, The Beatles get their 20th and last N.1 on the Billboard Hot 100 with “The Long and Winding Road”

“The Long and Winding Road”, released as a single on May 11, 1970, became The Beatles 20th and last number-one hit on the Billboard Hot 100 chart, an all-time record for number of chart-topping singles on that chart

In 1969 The Beatles reach the UK No,1 chart for the last time as a band with the controversial song "The Ballad Of John And Yoko"
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In 1969 The Beatles reach the UK No,1 chart for the last time as a band with the controversial song “The Ballad Of John And Yoko”

“The Ballad Of John And Yoko” chronicles the events associated with Lennon’s marriage to Yoko Ono and it’s lyrical content caused some controversy in some countries, mainly the U.S and Spain