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Beatles, The

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October 2007: "The Beatles were an English musical group from Liverpool whose members were John Lennon, Paul McCartney, George Harrison, and Ringo Starr. They are one of the most commercially successful and critically acclaimed bands in the history of popular music.

The Beatles are the best-selling musical act of all time in the United States of America, according to the Recording Industry Association of America.[3] In the United Kingdom, The Beatles released more than 40 different singles, albums, and EPs that reached number one. This commercial success was repeated in many other countries: their record company, EMI, estimated that by 1985 they had sold over one billion discs and tapes worldwide.[4] In 2004, Rolling Stone magazine ranked The Beatles #1 on its list of 100 Greatest Artists of All Time.[5] Their innovative music and cultural impact helped define the 1960s,[2] and their influence on pop culture is still evident today."


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Member (past or present) George Harrison Person Oct 2, 2007
Member (past or present) John Lennon Person Oct 2, 2007
Member (past or present) Paul McCartney Person Oct 2, 2007
Member (past or present) Ringo Starr Person Oct 2, 2007

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