11 Lesser Known Facts About Beatles- The Rock Band

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Beatles- the rock band is a British rock music group which revolutionized popular music around the world in the 1960s with their unique and amazing songwriting and vibrant performances.The Beatles Band was established in the Liverpool in 1960. With members John Lennon, Paul McCartney, George Harrison and Ringo Starr.The Beatles built their reputation playing clubs in Liverpool and Hamburg over a three-year period from 1960, with Stuart Sutcliffe initially serving as bass player.

Here are 11 lesser known facts about the magnificent and extremely famous Beatles- the rock band.

1.) The Beatles are the most expensive band in history.

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2.) All the members of The Beatles are from Liverpool, England.

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3.) Both McCartney and Starr are left-handed. They are the only two surviving members of the Beatles.

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4.) James Paul McCartney, the member of the Beatles  is listed in the Guinness World Records as the “most successful musician and composer in popular music history”.

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5.) McCartney had 60 gold disc and sales of 100 million singles in the United Kingdom alone.

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6.) He is one of the wealthiest people in the UK (United Kingdom) with an estimated fortune 475 million British pounds as of 2010.

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7.) McCartney was named the “greatest composer of the millennium” by BBC News online readers.

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8.) The Beatles song “Yesterday” has been covered by over 2,200 artists — more than any other song in the history of recorded music.

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9.) The song “Yesterday” which was released in 1965 has been played more than 7 million times on American television and radio.

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10.) McCartney is the renowned and successful songwriter in the UK singles chart history.

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11.) As a performer or songwriter, McCartney was responsible for 31 number one singles on the Billboard Hot 100 chart in the United States, and has sold 15.5 million RIAA certified albums in the United States alone.

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