Remembering The Beatles First Number One Hit In America
The British Invasion of rock and roll in the U.S.A. got kicked into high gear this week in 1964.The Beatles reached the #1 spot on the music charts, with the single, I Want to Hold Your Hand. It was the first #1song for the Beatles and this would be the beginning of many more to come. Also this week in 1964, The Beatles second #1 hit song, She Loves You, was released.
Here's The Beatle's producer Sir George Martin talking about the tune and the Fab Four performing it.