The Beatles were an English musical group from Liverpoolwhose members were John Lennon, Paul McCartney,George Harrison, and Ringo Starr.
John always loved music. Elvis Presley was his childhoodhero, and he listened to American rock and roll. His motherplayed the banjo and taught him to play the guitar like thebanjo. Aunt Mimi wanted him to concentrate on school, buthe loved music more. He used to go over to PaulMcCartney's house when Paul's father wasn't home andthey would write songs together. Paul had studied musicclassically, and John's rock and roll fascinated him. It wasin Paul's living room where a legend was born.
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The Beatles are the most popular group of all time. They havesold over a billion records.
Since 1963 there has been a Beatles song playing on a radiostation somewhere in the world every minute of every day.