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The Beatles song that didn’t make the cut

    The Beatles song that didn’t make the cut

John Lennon and Paul McCartney were writing songs at such a frenetic pace during the early stages of The Beatles’ career that they couldn’t possibly play all of them. Even

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The Beatles song George Harrison hated recording

    The Beatles song George Harrison hated recording

Tempers were often fraught during the process of The Beatles recording their eleventh studio album Abbey Road, and one track, in particular, brought guitarist George Harrison to the end of

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The “weird” Ringo Starr song The Beatles rejected

    The “weird” Ringo Starr song The Beatles rejected

It was a tradition throughout The Beatles’ time together that Ringo Starr, the group’s drummer, always got his chance to sing one track on each album, and it allowed them

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The Beatles’ songs that inspired a Monkees number one

    The Beatles’ songs that inspired a Monkees number one

The Monkees formed in 1966 as the American answer to The Beatles. The LA group started initially by creating music for the TV programme of the same name. After receiving

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A timeline of how John Lennon created ‘Instant Karma!’

    A timeline of how John Lennon created ‘Instant Karma!’

The term ‘karma’ had been no stranger to John Lennon following his famous trips to India with The Beatles earlier

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The Beatles song that brought in the “middle classes”

    The Beatles song that brought in the “middle classes”

The Beatles were working-class boys. Cut from the same cloth as millions of England’s citizens brought up at the end

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The Beatles song that drove John Lennon “nuts”

    The Beatles song that drove John Lennon “nuts”

The Beatles are about as ubiquitous as pop music can be. The band created a huge shift in the music

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The only Paul McCartney-George Harrison song by The Beatles

    The only Paul McCartney-George Harrison song by The Beatles

Anyone who tuned in to the first few seconds of Peter Jackson’s The Beatles: Get Back were greeted with a

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The difficult history of The Beatles song ‘Two of Us’

    The difficult history of The Beatles song ‘Two of Us’

Ever since audiences first put the hotly anticipated vinyl of Let It Be on the record player, there has been

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The song George Harrison wrote about his copyright trial

    The song George Harrison wrote about his copyright trial

The accompanying music video to George Harrison’s 1976 single, ‘This Song’, opens with a shot of the exterior wall of a New York courtroom decorated with a classical emblem, beneath

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