The Beatles are undoubtedly one of the most important bands in the history of music, with elements of their influence ubiquitous in popular culture even to this day. The group revolutionised music during their relatively short time together both in terms of live performances and with their innovations in the recording studio.
Their rise from schoolkids garnering a following in their native Merseyside to becoming some of the most well-known stars on planet earth in space of just a few years has been told time and time again throughout the years in various forms of media.
However, despite the group's popularity, there a number of stories about the famous four that even many of the most devoted Beatles superfans may not be familiar with.
Despite their massive influence on the world of music, there is so much more to John, Paul, George, and Ringo that has been left out of the retroactive mythologies surrounding the band. Some of this is good, some bad, and some ugly, but all are equally worth looking back on to find out some lesser-known facts about one of the best bands of all time.