Originally Posted by dougdirt
I am with the OP. I simply don't get the appeal. Maybe it would make more sense if I grew up in the 60's, but I listen to them and I just can't keep listening. It isn't special, it doesn't "make my ears happy".
They only redefined the genre twice, laid ground work for artists to write their own songs.
I guess you could say that.
One thing for sure the Beatles are bigger than the 60's.
By October 1972, the Beatlesí worldwide sales total stood at 545 million units. To date The Beatles record sales are over 1 billion units worldwide.