Above all, Lennon wasn’t only just known for himself, but for the band, the Beatles; he was a founding member of the band (Harry). In range and quality, music production surpassed achievements of all others in rock idiom, and Lennon was included into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 1994 as an individual and in 1998 as one of the Beatles (McCleese). Also, Lennon is ranked 8th greatest of Britain and 5th greatest singer of all time,(Harry, 43-44) and responsible for 25 number-one singles and 14 million sales on his solo album, and is ranked fifth-greatest singer of all time by Rolling ...
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