The Beatles: History, Albums and Songs

Location Where The Beatles Formed

The Beatles started in Liverpool in 1960. At first, the band was named The Quarrymen which was formed by John Lennon in March 1957 when he was 16 years old. 2 months after that, exactly 6 July 1957 Lenny’s friend (Ivan) invite Paul McCartney to join their band. In the next year, McCartney’s friend joined The Quarrymen, George Harrison. In 1960, Lenny’s friend Stuart Sutcliffe joined The Quarrymen as a Bassist. Stuart is a man who offers to change the band name.

The Beetels, The Beatlas, Johny and the Moondogs, Long John and the Beetles, and The Silver Beatels, until they deleted the Silver words and finally the name is The Beatles in August 1960.

Long Short Story, The Beatles formed in 1957 as The Quarrymen and then in 1962 they make their first single and 1963-1966 is the heyday of The Beatles and then 1966-1970 is studio session and the last journey of The Beatles.


John Lennon (left) and Sir Paul McCartney (right)

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The leader of The Beatles is John Lennon. Besides being a musician, he also became a writer and a political activist. Type of The Beatles leadership is “Charismatic Leadership”. It’s because of all of its fans (Beatlemania) concerning to all members. So good the quality of The Beatles, even they penetrated the United States music industry, or usually, it was called as British Invasion. Even The Beatles get MBE(Member of the Order of the British Empire) awards from Queen Elizabeth in 1965.

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But in 1969, Lenny returned his MBE in protest at Britain’s involvement in a civil war. The letter reads: 'I am returning this MBE in protest against Britain's involvement in the Nigeria-Biafra thing, against our support of America in Vietnam, and against Cold Turkey slipping down the charts.' It makes John Lennon gain more respect from society. Because of his charismatic, John Lennon influenced one of the vocalists of the top 3 most popular rock bands, namely Freddie Mercury. Queen’s vocalist is made a song to respect John Lennon, the song is Life Is Real. Although The Beatles only lasted until 1970, they will be known forever and ever. The policy applied by The Beatles is different according to each member. But most people love is John Lennon and Sir Paul McCartney. Lenny and McCartney Inspiring many people in the world. In his works, Lenny is known for his style of cynicism while McCartney is known for his style of optimism. Both complement each other very well


All The Beatles Albums

The Beatles’ career starts from following some concerts in Liverpool, then change their roster of members from (Lenny, Best, George, McCartney, Stu) became (Lenny, George, McCartney, Ringo). In 1961 The Beatles Returned From Germany to the U.K. after doing a concert. They have made many Singles and Album.

All album The Beatles were made is :

  • Please Please Me (1963)
  • With The Beatles (1963)
  • A Hard Day’s Night (1964)
  • Beatles For Sale (1964)
  • Help! (1965)
  • Rubber Soul (1965)
  • Revolver (1966)
  • Sgt Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band (1967)
  • The Beatles (White Album) (1968)
  • Yellow Submarine (1969)
  • Abbey Road (1969)
  • Let It Be (1970)

The Beatles getting more famous in America, in one concert, they make a world record. It is more less 55.600 crowd on August 15th, 1965 at Shea Stadium. There are over 1.500 live appearances, and the last performance of The Beatles is August 1966 in Candlestick Park, San Francisco

In Late of 1966, The Beatles didn’t have any plans for future shows. So The Beatles never make a concert from late 1966 until 1970. They just make a song from the studio and release the song to the vinyl record. In those years they made several albums, from Sgt Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band until their last album Let It Be. This time you can be say as The Studio Years.


The value system that exists in the Beatles definitely is the source of the value of the arts. The way they sing a variety of things, for example, John Lennon sings with a very appreciative of the meaning of the lyrics, while McCartney with his voice that is up to 5 octaves so that it can split the sound into a harmonious voice. Then their genre, even though Rock, is a breakthrough in the world with its characteristics. Their hairstyle is influencing fashion all over the world, especially the Beatlemania. Even because the Beatles are too famous in the world. Some people deify them. Also because John Lennon was too famous, John Lennon was killed by his fans when he finished taking pictures with John Lennon, he killed John Lennon just because he wanted to be known by people, especially The Beatles themselves. Some bands who influenced by The Beatles, There are :

  • The Beach Boys
  • The Byrds
  • King Crimson
  • Black Sabbath
  • Kiss Badfinger
  • The Pixies
  • Nirvana
  • The Flaming Lips
  • Oasis


The Beatles logo

Actually The Beatles didn’t have any symbol like picture with meaning or any other, the logo just as simple as The Beatles word with the “drop T design” created by Ivor Arbiter in 1963. After negotiating with Beatles band manager Brian Epstein, he quickly goes to the store and search for a drum kit for Ringo Starr in 1963 and quickly drew the Beatles logo to the store owner. Actually “Beatles” is not a word. It’s just a mix of the words “Beat” (rhythm) and “Beetle” (insect). Those names are found when John Lennon had asleep and dreams about it.

Fun fact, the logo is just bought for five pounds, because they weren’t famous at all.



Beatlemania is a name that illustrates the admiration of the fans to The Beatles in the part of the world during the ‘60s, mainly in the United Kingdom and the United States of America. Their fans are very huge until John Lennon said that “we’re more popular than Jesus now” it was so controversial, there are pros and cons of The Beatles.


Paul McCartney Quit The Beatles

There is no prospect that I can tell because The Beatles was broke up in 1970. There are many speculations about why they broke up. Many fans tell that The Beatles was broke up because Yoko Ono, John Lennon’s wife is the one who is the problem. For example, only Yoko Ono can get to The Beatles Studio while the other wife is prohibited.and then Ringo Starr ha said that Yoko Ono is not The Beatles and John Lennon Argue that. But when The Beatles was broke up and Paul McCartney, he was the first person who leaves and make an Announcement, He said: “Personal differences, business differences, musical differences, but most of all because I have a better time with my family. Temporary or permanent? I don’t really know.”.

Updated: Feb 02, 2024
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