Paul McCartney, John Lennon, George Harrison and Ringo Starr — they called themselves the Beatles, and their music launched a passionate, worldwide following known as Beatlemania.
From the early 1960s on, the “Fab Four” from Liverpool, England, revolutionized the music industry.
They wrote and performed material that combined different musical styles, such as rock and roll, classical and pop ballads.
They made promo films that led to the creation of the music video.
Their hairstyles, clothing, and attitude inspired a whole generation.
The band broke up in 1970 but has continued to influence countless musicians around the world. They remain one of the bestselling groups in the history of popular music.