George Harrison Ringo Starr Autographs from 1984 The Beatles
Obtained 30th June while filming Water at Shepperton Studios. Lovely condition 15cm x 11cm.
Harrison, MBE (25 February 1943 – 29 November 2001) was an English guitarist. Singer, songwriter, and music and film producer. Gained worldwide fame as the lead guitarist of the Beatles. Often referred to as “the quiet Beatle”. Harrison embraced Hinduism and helped broaden the horizons of his fellow Beatles. As well as their Western audience by using Indian instruments in their music. While most of the Beatles’ songs were written by John Lennon and Paul McCartney. Most Beatles albums from 1965 onwards contained at least two Harrison works. His songs for the group included “Taxman”, “Within You Without You”, “While My Guitar Gently Weeps”. “Here Comes the Sun” and “Something”, the last of which became the Beatles’ second-most-covered song.
Richard Starkey. MBE (born 7 July 1940), known professionally as Ringo Starr. An English musician, singer, songwriter and actor who gained global fame as the drummer for the Beatles. He seldom sang lead vocals, usually for one song on an album. Including “With a Little Help from My Friends”, “Yellow Submarine” and their cover of “Act Naturally”. He also wrote the Beatles’ songs “Don’t Pass Me By” and “Octopus’s Garden” and is credited as a co-writer of others including “What Goes On” and “Flying”.
The Beatles are the best-selling band in history. Estimated sales of over 600 million records. They have had more number-one albums on the British charts. Sold more singles in the UK than any other act. According to the RIAA. The Beatles are also the best-selling music artists in the US. With 178 million certified units. In 2008, the group topped Billboard mag list of the all-time most successful artists.