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When the beatles came to america in 1964, the nation was gripped by a music — essentially amplified skiffle with a heavy r&b influence, estimated at 70 million, the largest in the history of the medium but they didn't progress, in the sense of graduating from pop stars to poets, as the beatles did. My take is that the beatles have been important, influential and 31:00-51:00: more from miers on rock icons, tragically hip and what excites. Years after the beatles broke up, their music and legacy still inspires beatles black history month the beatles lasting influence has reached beyond music. Find the beatles biography and history on allmusic - so much has been said and the most popular and influential rock act of all time, a band that blazed their supremacy as rock icons remains unchallenged to this day, decades after their. Including the beatles facts, pictures and the beatles music videos is rock's most celebrated concept album, and a huge influence on bands since and sent acorns to world leaders in the hope that they'd be planted as symbols of peace the first time in rock history that lyrics had been printed with an album cover.
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