On August 26, 1968, Apple Records launched with four singles, including tracks by The Beatles, Mary Hopkin, Jackie Lomax and Black Dyke Mills Band.
The set contains the 22 singles that the group released in the UK between 1962 and 1970, plus a new double A-side of the mid-1990s singles 'Free As A Bird' and 'Real...
'Abbey Road' becomes the album with the longest-ever span between runs at No. 1 in the UK.
The new film arrives just ahead of the expanded 50th anniversary editions of 'Abbey Road,' newly mixed by producer Giles Martin and mix engineer Sam Okell.
The legendary album originally spent nine non-consecutive weeks at No. 1 on the Billboard 200 between 28 December 1968 and 1 March 1969.
New York radio station SiriusXM has announced the launch of their new Beatles Channel fully authorised by The Beatles Apple Corps Ltd
With the 1 and 1+ collections just released, an exclusive preview of a BBC Radio 2 interview with Mark Ellen, who wrote the appreciation for the sets.