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Please Please Me LP, 59th week in the Top 10 (UK New Musical Express chart).
With The Beatles, 24th week in the Top 30 (UK New Musical Express chart).
"Can't Buy Me Love", 7th and last week in the Top 10 (UK New Musical Express chart).
Performance for ATV's "Around The Beatles", in Wembley.
"Ticket To Ride" number 1, third and last week (UK Record Retailer).
Studio 2. 2:30pm-1:00am. Recording: "I'm Only Sleeping" (overdub onto take 11, tape reduction take 11 into takes 12, 13). Studio 2 (control room only). 1:00-2:15am. Mono mixing: "I'm Only Sleeping" (remixes 1-4, from take 13). Producer: George Martin; Engineer: Geoff Emerick; 2nd Engineer: Phil McDonald.
UK single release: "2 Days Monday", 1st of The Scaffold.
US single release: "Step Inside Love"/"I Couldn't Take My Eyes Off You" (Parlophone R 5674), of Cilla Black.
Studio 1, Olympic Sound Studios. 3:00pm-4:00am. Recording: "You Never Give Me Your Money" (takes 1-36). Stereo mixing: "You Never Give Me Your Money" (remix 1, from take 30). Producer: George Martin; Engineer: Glyn Johns; 2nd Engineer: Steve Vaughan.
1st explicit recording for the Abbey Road medley.
It is announced that John and Yoko are recording a record about their lives and Yoko's miscarriage, up until their honeymoon in Amsterdam.
UK album release: The Beatles At The Hollywood Bowl (Harvest EMTV 4).
At the Baynard Gallery, an exhibition of Linda's photograghs opens. It runs until June 1st.
Paul does more work on his song "Same Time Next Year", adding a 68-piece string orchestra.
Capital Radio broadcasts a Beatles feature which included separate interviews with George Harrison and George Martin.
Paul and Linda make an unexpected visit on the BBC1 show "Top Of The Pops".
Ringo's album Ringo is released on CD in the US (Atlantic 7 82416-2).
US album release: Chants Of India, Ravi Shankar's latest with George contibuting acoustic guitar, bass, autoharp and glockenspiel.
US single release: "The World Tonight"/"Looking For You" (Capitol C2 8 58650 2).
George appears at the High Court in London, defending the Beatles against Lingasong Music.
Paul's art exhibition at the Kunstforum Lyz in Hamburg with 75 of his 500 private paintings.
A poll by the Guinness Hit Singles book ranks the UK's favourite singles of all time. "Imagine" by John Lennon was voted in at #2 and the Beatles' "Hey Jude" came in at #3.
A sale at Christie's in London became the most successful pop auction in the company's history after Beatles' memorabilia sold for a record Ј788,643. The auction included a leather collar worn by John, which sold for Ј117,250. A signed copy of a management deal with the Beatles and manager Brian Epstein sold for Ј122,850. A Vox Kensington guitar used by John and George went for Ј100,000. Also sold - a coloured felt-pen drawing by John (Ј10,000), a letter with his signature (Ј5,500), and a pen-and-ink drawing called "Happy Fish" (Ј9,500)http://www.beatlelinks.net/forums/showthread.php?t=16994