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Who is Better: The Beatles or The Rolling Stones

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Who is better: The Beatles or The Rolling Stones? This is quite possibly the most debated question in the history of rock music. Unfortunately, many debaters don’t learn the facts about these two legendary bands before plunging into heated arguments about this topic. What is surprising about these two groups is that they are exceptionally alike. Though they are minuscule, there are distinctions that set The Beatles and The Rolling Stones apart.
The Beatles are known, respectively, as the fathers of modern pop music. After their first #1 hit “Please Please Me” was released in 1963 the Beatles were set in motion to become one of the most influential groups of musicians to ever rock our world. With over forty-nine records, 37 #1’s, and thirty- four number one albums (the highest amount of any band in history), there is no denying that they made a monumental ripple in the musical world. John Lennon, Paul McCartney, George Harrison, and Ringo Starr surprisingly all come from humble beginnings in a town that, until their superstardom, was barely noticed on the map. Liverpool, being kn...

In this essay, the author

  • Opines that the beatles and the rolling stones are the most debated bands in rock music history.
  • Explains that the beatles became one of the most influential groups of musicians to ever rock our world. john lennon, paul mccartney, george harrison, and ringo starr came from humble beginnings in liverpool.
  • Compares the rolling stones to the beatles, who had only 9 #1's, but still had sixty-one records. both groups started out as cover bands preforming songs from the greats of their time.
  • Opines that the beatles and the rolling stones were brothers revolutionizing the world of music. they had different origins and different careers, but both wanted nothing more than to make great and soulful music for millions to hear and enjoy.
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