Love Me Do!: Beatles Progress by Michael BraunThe year is 1963 and Love Me Do is the Beatles first number one hit, closely followed by Please Please Me. John, Paul, George and Ringo celebrate their new found success with a hectic six-week tour, briefly interrupted by an historic live appearance at the Royal Variety Performance at the London Palladium. This is the beginning of Beatlemania and American writer, Mike Braun, is there to chronicle events and watch as the drama unfolds. A year later, The Beatles are the worlds biggest pop group. This book details what really happened in those first magic weeks.
The Beatles Songs: 'Love Me Do'
The Beatles were an English rock band formed in Liverpool in They became the most commercially successful and critically acclaimed act in the history of popular music. Rooted in skiffle and s rock and roll, they later utilised several genres, ranging from pop ballads to psychedelic rock, often incorporating classical and other elements in innovative ways. In the early s, their enormous popularity first emerged as "Beatlemania", but as their songwriting grew in sophistication, they came to be perceived by many fans and cultural observers as an embodiment of the ideals shared by the era's sociocultural revolutions. Forgot your password? Retrieve it.