'Happy Xmas (War Is Over)' became a cast-iron Yuletide favourite, but its original UK peak was No. 4.
‘Solid Gold Easy Action’ became the second consecutive single by Bolan and the band to peak at No. 2 in the UK in less than three months.
The group's second and final R&B No. 1 album 'Special Occasion' came nearly three years after the first.
From Def Leppard to Chuck Berry, U2, Tom Petty, Weezer and Eric Clapton, the best Christmas rock songs are satisfyingly turkey-free.
Offering an embarrassment of riches for collectors and audiophiles alike, these are the best box sets for Christmas 2018 wishlists.
Entitled 'A Day In The Life: Impressions Of Pepper', the album is out now on the legendary Verve label.
From his prolific solo career to his time with the Fab Four, here are the best George Harrison songs to sum up his musical autobiography.
Billed as “the untold story” of John Lennon's 'Imagine', the documentary also explores how Lennon and Ono's art, politics and music were intrinsically entwined.
Beginning life as a song inspired by the Maharishi, John Lennon’s ‘Jealous Guy’ evolved to look at the insecurities and possessive nature of love.
A look into the many versions of the song written and first recorded by Bobby Freeman.
Fifty years after its release, The White Album remains a groundbreaking record, lauded my many Beatles fans – though dividing the opinions of some.
This Christmas’ best Beatles gifts include a stunning box set that takes you deep into their recording sessions, plus iconic solo work from each Beatle.
Another of Chuck Berry's set texts of rock 'n' roll was making its presence felt on 18 November 1957.
"I find it very emotional when I listen to it now. I have to sort of choke it back."
On the cover of Rolling Stone when they launched their very first issue on 9 November 1967 was John Lennon…the first of many great covers.