The Beatles's Influence On The British Invasion

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The United States wouldn’t be the same after the British Invasion. The Beatles made a statement in US that young and old could relate to. They had a leading edge on the British invasion which they earned many awards, won 25 grammy’s, and even earned a place in the Rock & Roll hall of fame, making the Beatles one of the best Rock & Roll bands in the 20th century.
Ringo Starr’s love for music started in the hospital. When Ringo Starr was young he became very sick with peritonitis. His appendix burst and had to go to the hospital. He became very interested in playing drums (The Beatles, 2000). There was a band in the hospital that came room to room playing for people. Ringo loved the music and wanted to play the drums. The hospital was very nice and gave him a drum to play (Edgers & Tugeau, 2006). When Ringo was
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Elvis Presley was John’s favorite singer. Elvis made John want to sing. John liked his style and copied it. Also John liked Elvis’s style and type of singing (Edgers & Tugeau, 2006). Elvis was an inpiration to John. When John was young his mom taught him how to play banjo and guitar. He also had a grandfather that played the banjo (Edgers & Tugeau, 2006). If John never learned to play the banjo at such a young age he would probably not be such a great guitar player. Paul McCartney would not be such a great singer if he had never heard Little Richard sing.
Paul McCartney was inspired by Little Richard. Little Richard's singing made Paul want to sing like him (Edgers & Tugeau, 2006). Paul liked when Little Richard would kick back his piano bench and sang really loud. No wonder Paul liked music. His father played in a band which was known as Jim Mac's Jazz Band. His dad played piano in the band (Edgers & Tugeau, 2006). If Paul had never seen Little Richard sing he would have never become such a great singer. His singing skills would come in handy when he met the others in the
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