“Let it Be” was the title observe of what could be The Beatles’ final studio album, launched in March 1970, and it was the final single released by the band earlier than their break up was announced to the press. In a 1980 interview with Playboy, John Lennon said the music “Help! ” — launched as a single in July 1965, at the height of Beatlemania — had hidden depths that even he wasn’t aware of when he wrote it. The song reached No. 1 the week earlier than Christmas and remained there for the last full week of 2019.
At one point in Townshend’s songwriting he merged the 2, and the end result was “Baba O’Riley,” which was launched as a single in 1971. It was originally written for the rock opera “Lifehouse,” the supposed follow-as much as the vastly successful “Tommy” musical of 1969, but “Lifehouse” was deserted … Read More