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Paul McCartney: A life in pictures

1963: Beatlemania begins



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On February 11, 1963, The Beatles recorded the album Please, Please me in only one day, working non-stop during a ten-hour studio session. In August of 1963, their single She Loves You became a massive hit in the charts. It was their 1963 performance at the London Palladium that made them famous in Britain and began the craze Beatlemania.

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