Sergent Pepper told the band to play . . . .
Okay, that song came a few years later, but it was 50 years ago today The Beatles first song, Love Me Do, was released to American radio. Beatlemania was born!
I firmly believe the course of music was forever altered. Look at the groups that even today credit the Fab Four as their musical idols.
You realize, without The Beatles, last weeks passing of Andy Williams would have been a much, MUCH bigger deal . . . . . . . . .