Readers’ Rock List: The Beatles

August 24th, 2009 by Rolling Stone Leave a reply »

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To celebrate the upcoming Fab Four remasters and The Beatles: Rock Band, as well as the Beatles’ record 33rd time on the cover of Rolling Stone, we asked our readers to tell us their favorite songs by the band we called “The Greatest Artist of All Time.” After tallying the votes, our readers declared that the band’s epic Sgt. Pepper’s closer “A Day in the Life” is superior to other Beatles’ classics, beating out tracks like “I Am the Walrus” and “Hey Jude.” To see if your favorite Beatles tracks made the Top 15, check the Readers’ List below. And to get a debate going over best Beatles albums, be sure to visit our LP guide.

1. “A Day in the Life”
2. “In My Life”
3. “While My Guitar Gently Weeps”
4. “Hey Jude”
5. “Helter Skelter”
6. “Here Come the Sun”
7. “I Saw Her Standing There”
8. “Strawberry Fields Forever”
9. “Across the Universe”
10. “I Am the Walrus”
11. “Something”
12. “Ticket to Ride”
13. “Revolution”
14. “Paperback Writer”
15. “Let It Be”


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