This is a list of cover versions by music artists who have recorded one or more songs written and originally recorded by English rock band The Beatles. Many albums have been created in dedication to the group, including film soundtracks, such as I Am Sam and Across the Universe and commemorative albums such as Sgt. Non-Beatles songs credited to Lennon—McCartney are also not included. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Wikipedia list article. Lists about The Beatles. Awards and nominations Discography Sgt. This is a dynamic list and may never be able to satisfy particular standards for completeness.
The Beatles are rightly known for the unmatched songwriting partnership of John Lennon and Paul McCartney , supplemented by an increasingly high standard of composition from George Harrison. Towards their final years, Ringo Starr also began to pitch in with originals. Together, the group created a body work that raised the bar for everyone — and, in turn, inspired no shortage of covers from those they influenced. Listen to the best of The Beatles on Apple Music and Spotify , and scroll down to read our pick of the best Beatles covers. In the end, we plumped for the former, but both are well worthy. When he heard the record, Eric Clapton was knocked out. By the time Green came to record the song, The Beatles were wrapping up, and the heady days of Ed Sullivan TV appearances felt like ancient history.
That's generous. It's daunting to imagine how many teenage garage bands have workshopped an unlistenable metal version of "Love Me Do," how many sub-par Soundcloud rappers have freestyled over the "Come Together" riff. When you write songs for the greatest band in history, you inspire your fair share of bad with the good. So it was both daunting and educational to take this deep-dive, assembling the best.
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