Blues singer Lead Belly was an early 1900s chain gang convict whose music and songs was a huge influence on The Beatles and many other bands.
Paul McCartney’s rock anthem ‘Hey Jude’ was released on this day August 26, 1968. His notes for the song — a few lines scribbled on a piece of paper — sold for $910,000 at auction.
Stuart Sutcliffe, known as the Fifth Beatle or the Lost Beatle, died on this day, April 10, 1962, of a brain hemorrhage at the age of 21.
Remembering Davy Jones who died on February 29, 2012, at the age of 66. Davy Jones, at 5-feet-three, wanted to be a jockey. But a funny thing happened on the way to the racetrack.