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Which Beatle married first?

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  Mount Pleasant Registry Office, Liverpool. August 23rd 1962

Why is part of Michelle in French?

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Nam Ngô "Michelle" was a tune that I'd written in  Chet Atkins ' finger-picking style. There is a song he did called "Trambone" with a repetitive top line, and he played a bass line while playing a melody. I wanted to write something with a melody and a bass line in it ... an instrumental in C. [5] Creating beautiful melodies came naturally to Paul McCartney. He had to work harder, to find the words that go together well .  Especially in a language he did not speak. For Michelle inspiration came from inspiration from unlikely sources. These included a mistranslated Edith Piaf song and an a party trick he had used in his teens to attract girls. He also drew heavily on the linguistic knowledge of  Jan Vaughan, the wife of one of his oldest friends. Read More (4 minutes on Medium)

Did the Beatles ever live together?

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In the film Help  The Beatles living together in the ultimate bachelor pad. Four doors lead into a miraculous shared space, with all mod cons. No boring housework to worry about.  Unsurprisingly, this fun palace bore little resemblance to The Beatles own living arrangements, past or present. Before they were famous, the band had shared countless dingy rooms and transit vans. They had never, however, formally lived at the same address.  Paul McCartney, conscious of his local reputation, was still officially living in his childhood home when he returned from USA in February 1964. Like his bandmates, the  22 year-old millionaire  had always relied on 'home' for  bed & board, plus laundry and poste restante. Even after he left Liverpool, he moved in with another family: that of his then girlfriend, Jane Asher London Brian Epstein finally moved The Beatles base of operations to  London in the summer of 1963. He arranged for them to stay at the Hotel President, near the British

What is the most recorded song of all time?

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57 Wimpole Street where Paul lived with the Asher family

Shortest Beatles song?

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The original pressing was a song short

Which classical composers influenced The Beatles?

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Why did John & Yoko get married in Gibraltar?

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Wedding photo

Why did the Beatles stop performing live?

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We were the best live band in the world before we were famous. Nobody could touch us  John Lennon.

Most Christmas Number Ones?

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Who produced Let It Be?

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