The Story and Meaning Behind “One After 909,” a Song Prominent at the Beginning and End of The Beatles’ Career

In full-circle fashion, the final Beatles studio album to be released included a song from their earliest days. The album was Let It Be, and the song was “One After…

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LONDON - 30th DECEMBER: Paul McCartney and John Lennon (1940-1980) from The Beatles posed backstage at the Finsbury Park Astoria, London during the band's Christmas Show residency on 30th December 1963. (Photo by Val Wilmer/Redferns)

The “pretty poor” Paul McCartney song that John Lennon hated

In 1963, The Beatles were still trying to figure out what they wanted to be. They had spent most of the early ‘60s playing the clubs across Liverpool, and their…

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George Harrison (left) and John Lennon of English rock band the Beatles during a press conference, circa 1965. (Photo by Don Paulsen/Michael Ochs Archives/Getty Images)

The John Lennon solo hit Paul McCartney secretly co-wrote

The ending of The Beatles plays out like a musical Greek tragedy. After each of ‘The Fab Four’ started to slowly grow apart, they each started to resent their place…

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