In a career that was filled with superhuman frenzy, The Beatles really went all-out in 1963. In the space of that single year, the Fab Four went from a regional act with a new, not-so-solid record contract to the dawn of the global Beatlemania sensation. Suffice to say, a lot happened in those twelve months. How much do you know about this momentous year? Your knowledge of songs like “Long Tall Sally” and Please Mr. Postman” could come in really handy here. Not that those are necessarily the answers. Take the quiz and find out how good your Beatles trivia is.
1963: Yeah, Yeah, Yeah
In late 1962, the Beatles stepped into EMI studios for the first time, meeting producer George Martin. Over the next eighteen months, they would release four number-one singles and two number-one albums while becoming international superstars. How much do you know about The Beatles' career-making year, 1963?
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Cover Photo: Nov 11, 1963. Beatles fan Margaret Gordon, left, backstage with other competition winners and The Beatles. Photo by Dave Thompson/PA Images via Getty Images
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