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The Number Ones

The Number Ones: George Harrison’s “Give Me Love (Give Me Peace On Earth)”

In The Number Ones, I'm reviewing every single #1 single in the history of the Billboard Hot 100, starting with the chart's beginning, in 1958,
Tom Breihan | April 9, 2019 - 10:18 am

The Number Ones

The Number Ones: George Harrison’s “My Sweet Lord”

In The Number Ones, I'm reviewing every single #1 single in the history of the Billboard Hot 100, starting with the chart's beginning, in 1958,
Tom Breihan | January 18, 2019 - 11:39 am

Sounding Board

Every Song On The Beatles’ “White Album” Ranked Worst To Best

"The White Album" was a neat little concept. Actually, it was a sprawling mess that defies concept, but still: clever idea to roll this one…
Chris DeVille | November 21, 2018 - 10:00 am

More George Harrison stories

Watch Angel Olsen Cover George Harrison’s “Beware Of Darkness”

Angel Olsen has stayed quite busy during this largely locked-down year. She's been promoting the release of Whole New Mess, the companion to last year's…
Chris DeVille | September 11, 2020 - 10:47 am

The National’s Bryan Devendorf Just Surprise Released His Solo Debut

After the relatively quick one-two of Sleep Well Beast and I Am Easy To Find, it seemed as if the National had closed a specific…
Ryan Leas | August 28, 2020 - 12:03 pm

Watch Jim James Cover The Beatles For COVID-19 Relief Fund

Jim James is no stranger to covering George Harrison songs. One of his first true solo endeavors, back when he was still going by Yim…
Ryan Leas | March 27, 2020 - 5:36 pm

The Number Ones

The Number Ones: George Harrison’s “My Sweet Lord”

In The Number Ones, I'm reviewing every single #1 single in the history of the Billboard Hot 100, starting with the chart's beginning, in 1958,
Tom Breihan | January 18, 2019 - 11:39 am

Paul McCartney Describes Recording “FourFive Seconds” With Kanye & Rihanna

As he announced his first tour Down Under in 24 years, Paul McCartney chatted with comic Tim Minchin for a Facebook Live session Wednesday, which…
Steve Marinucci/Billboard | June 22, 2017 - 10:37 am

Counting Down

In Honor Of Sgt. Pepper’s 50th Anniversary, We Ranked Every Beatles Album

It was 50 years ago today: The Beatles released Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band, an album of profound significance in the arc of modern
Chris DeVille | May 26, 2017 - 10:48 am

Win George Harrison’s Career-Spanning The Vinyl Collection Box Set + Expanded Edition Memoir

George Harrison would have been 74 on February 25th, and to commemorate the late Beatles' birthday, all of Harrison's solo studio albums are being released…
Stereogum | February 21, 2017 - 3:53 pm

George Harrison Estate Addresses RNC’s Use Of “Here Comes The Sun” To Introduce Ivanka Trump

Last night, as part of the terrifying procession of national disgraces and absurdities that was this year's Republican National Convention, Donald Trump's daughter Ivanka walked…
Chris DeVille | July 22, 2016 - 9:36 am

Tom Petty Reminisces About Prince’s Newly Viral Rock Hall Guitar Solo

In the hours after we learned of Prince's death last week, one video seemed to go more viral than any others: Prince, Tom Petty, Jeff…
Tom Breihan | April 29, 2016 - 9:32 am

Win George Fest 3xLP Vinyl & A Fender Acoustic Guitar

Today is the late George Harrison's birthday and also, not coincidentally, the release date for George Fest: A Night To Celebrate The Music Of George
Stereogum | February 25, 2016 - 5:31 pm

Watch Spoon’s Britt Daniel Cover George Harrison At George Fest

Set to be made available for purchase on 2/26, the day after what would have been George Harrison's 73rd birthday, Hot Records Ltd. and Vagrant…
Michelle Laggan | January 29, 2016 - 9:37 am

Watch Britt Daniel, Wayne Coyne, Brandon Flowers, & Weird Al Cover The Traveling Wilburys At George Fest

Back in September 2014, a ton of musical celebrities participated in George Fest, a tribute to the late Beatle George Harrison. The performance is being…
James Rettig | January 14, 2016 - 10:26 am

Watch Brian Wilson, Weird Al, Brandon Flowers, Conan O’Brien, & More Cover George Harrison At George Fest

Last night, an all-star cast of artists piled into L.A.'s Fonda Theatre to pay tribute to the late Beatle George Harrison. The event, George Fest,…
Tom Breihan | September 29, 2014 - 9:22 am
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