Last Friday, May 26 marked the 50th year of The Beatles’ Grammy Award-winning eight studio album entitled Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band.
As we celebrate its golden year, Spotify revealed that just over half (50.1%) of all listeners to Sgt. Pepper on Spotify are under the age of 40 and 61% of listeners are male, and 39% are female (versus overall The Beatles listening, which is 56% male, 44% female.) Woah!
The top 5 Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band tracks on Spotify Philippines are: “Lucy In The Sky With Diamonds,” “A Day In The Life,” “With A Little Help From My Friends,” “When I’m Sixty Four,” and “She’s Leaving Home.”
The said album was recorded in London’s legendary Abbey Road studio and it has produced some of the most popular The Beatles’ tracks, including “With a Little Help from My Friends,” “Lucy in the Sky with Diamonds,” and “A Day in the Life,” that later on became one of the most iconic albums—and album covers—in recorded music history.
Listen to Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band here: