Today is definitely an important day in pop music history. Jessica Letkemann from Billboard celebrates 50 years since The Beatles first performance in America.
“An astounding 73 million Americans watched The Beatles rock “The Ed Sullivan Show” for the first time exactly 50 years ago today on February 9, 1964. The historic moment signaled the true beginning of Beatlemania in the U.S., and it effectively introduced the soon to be legendary Liverpudlian band to America.”
Read more here.
Do you think anything will every top these iconic performances from The Beatles that took place 50 years ago today? Do you have any special connections to this band that took the world by storm?