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Definition arguably the greatest pop band of all time (1962-1970)
  • The name "The Beetles" was suggested as a tribute to Buddy Holly and The Crickets. Then it was spelled "The Beatles" to reflect musical beat.
The Beatles = arguably the greatest pop band of all time (1962-1970)
  • Most of the Beatles songs were written by Paul McCartney and John Lennon.
  • In 2004, Rolling Stone magazine ranked The Beatles as #1 of the Greatest Artists of All Time.
  • They liked the Beatles and thought Elvis Presley was out,
    S.E. Hinton  --  The Outsiders
  • The Beatles = arguably the greatest pop band of all time (1962-1970)
  • The Beatles put in thousands of hours of practice in Hamburg.
    Malcolm Gladwell  --  Outliers
  • The Beatles = arguably the greatest pop band of all time (1962-1970)
  • Sam added that nowadays a band or someone would compare themselves to the Beatles after the second album, and their own personal voice would be less from that moment on.
    Stephen Chbosky  --  The Perks of Being a Wallflower
  • The Beatles = arguably the greatest pop band of all time (1962-1970)
  • You had to think of someone everybody knew. Someone you could imitate and everyone else would have to guess who it was. It started out with famous people: Wonder Woman, the Beatles, Marilyn Monroe...
    Sandra Cisneros  --  The House on Mango Street
  • The Beatles = arguably the greatest pop band of all time (1962-1970)
  • ...we thought the Beatles were rank and that Elvis was tuff,
    S.E. Hinton  --  The Outsiders
  • The Beatles = arguably the greatest pop band of all time (1962-1970)
  • Second, because he is a piano prodigy and takes great pleasure from music, he can be rewarded with anything from the Beatles to Beethoven.
    Dean Koontz  --  Sole Survivor
  • Let it be, let it be, like the Beatles sang.
    Robert Cormier  --  The Chocolate War
  • It didn't sound exactly like the Beatles, but it wasn't bad.
    Gary D. Schmidt  --  Okay for Now
  • The Beatles were all the rage, and women entered the workforce in droves.
    Nicholas Sparks  --  The Longest Ride
  • A British rock-and-roll band named the Beatles is releasing their first album.
    Bill O'Reilly and Martin Dugard  --  Killing Kennedy
  • The Beatles or Bob Dylan or The Mamas and the Papas blasted from stereos.
    Julia Alvarez  --  How the Garcia Girls Lost Their Accents
  • And then she realized that Park didn't know about the Beatles. park
    Rainbow Rowell  --  Eleanor & Park
  • The Beatles died for me at that very moment, long before they ripened into the definitive voice of my generation.
    Pat Conroy  --  The Lords of Discipline
  • Howell played "Octopus's Garden," by the Beatles, on her record player.
    Dave Pelzer  --  The Lost Boy
  • He played "London Bridge Is Falling Down," some songs by the Beatles, and the theme tunes from a few popular TV shows.
    Darren Shan  --  A Living Nightmare
  • And they anticipated some of the flash and crowd-pleasing fervor that would accrue, not too many years later, to Elvis, the Beatles, and the Rolling Stones.
    James Bradley  --  Flags of Our Fathers
  • I remembered that day at Abbey Road Studios, when my envy led me to set rancor in the hearts of John and Paul and break up the Beatles.
    Rick Riordan  --  The Hidden Oracle

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