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The Number Ones: Elton John’s “Lucy In The Sky With Diamonds”

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 | June 20, 2019 - 10:33 am

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17 Essential Songs In 7/4

There's a reason why all those Ramones songs start with "1-2-3-4!" -- and also a reason why Captain Beefheart raged against the "big mama heartbeat."
Christopher R. Weingarten | March 8, 2019 - 12:49 pm

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Taped Conversation Reveals The Beatles Were Planning More Albums After Abbey Road

Conventional wisdom suggests the Beatles made 1969's Abbey Road as a sort of goodbye present to their fans, that they set aside their considerable differences…
Chris DeVille | September 11, 2019 - 11:05 am

Drake Gets Beatles Tattoo After Beating Their Billboard Records

"I got more slaps than the Beatles," Drake boasted on Meek Mill's "Going Bad." And now he has the tattoo to prove it. Complex reports…
Peter Helman | August 10, 2019 - 4:29 pm

The Beatles’ Abbey Road Gets 50th Anniversary Reissue With Unheard Demos, Outtakes

The Beatles' Abbey Road is getting the deluxe reissue treatment for the album's 50th anniversary. The reissue was announced today to coincide with it being…
James Rettig | August 8, 2019 - 12:45 pm

Watch Paul McCartney Bring Out Ringo Starr In LA

Paul McCartney played the last show of his North American tour last night at LA's Dodger Stadium. For the occasion, he brought out Ringo Starr.
Julia Gray | July 14, 2019 - 2:23 pm

The Number Ones

The Number Ones: Elton John’s “Lucy In The Sky With Diamonds”

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 | June 20, 2019 - 10:33 am

Todd Rundgren, Micky Dolenz, & Christopher Cross Are Taking The Beatles’ White Album On Tour For Its 51st Anniversary

The Beatles' "White Album" turned 50 years old last year. This year, a number of musicians are hitting the road to pay tribute to it,…
James Rettig | June 5, 2019 - 3:50 pm

Watch BTS Bring Back Beatlemania On Colbert

Every time a pop group turns hordes of teenage girls into screaming lunatics -- something that has happened a great many times over the years…
Tom Breihan | May 16, 2019 - 9:09 am

Ariana Grande Is First Artist Since The Beatles To Occupy Top 3 Spots On The Hot 100

Ariana Grande becomes the first artist to hold the #1, #2 and #3 spots on the Billboard Hot 100 songs chart simultaneously since the Beatles…
Gary Trust / Billboard | February 19, 2019 - 10:25 am

Will Forte Recreates Classic Album Covers

Here's something I didn't know: Apparently, Will Forte is a giant hesher. Last night, the former Saturday Night Live and Last Man On Earth show…
Tom Breihan | February 13, 2019 - 10:31 am

Watch The Trailer For Musical Comedy Yesterday About The Only Guy Who Remembers The Beatles

Acclaimed writer/director Danny Boyle (Slumdog Millionaire, Trainspotting) will debut his new feature film, Yesterday, on 6/28. Set in contemporary England, the film follows a struggling…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | February 12, 2019 - 11:45 am

Peter Jackson To Direct Documentary About The Beatles’ Let It Be Recording Sessions

Peter Jackson has signed up for a few hard days' nights in the editing suite.
Patrick Brzeski / The Hollywood Reporter | January 30, 2019 - 9:18 am

U.S. Vinyl Album Sales Grew 15% In 2018, Led By The Beatles, Pink Floyd, David Bowie & Panic! At The Disco

Vinyl album sales continue to be a bright spot among an otherwise bleak album sales picture. 16.8 million vinyl albums were sold in 2018, according…
Keith Caulfield / Billboard | January 13, 2019 - 10:39 am

The Number Ones

The Number Ones: The Beatles’ “The Long And Winding Road”

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 3, 2019 - 10:07 am
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