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Beatles 50th Blog posts of '1968' 'August'

The Beatles - A Day in The Life: August 31, 1968

The Beatles record, Hey Jude, enters the Billboard chart ranking at #10, a record for the singles chart.

The Beatles - A Day in The Life: August 30, 1968

UK release of The Beatles’ single Hey Jude / Revolution (Apple). First single (and first record) to be released on the Apple label. 11 weeks on the charts; highest position #1.

The Beatles - A Day in The Life: August 28, 1968

The Beatles began work on the White Album song Dear Prudence.

 

The Beatles - A Day in The Life: August 29, 1968

Dear Prudence!

The Beatles - A Day in The Life: August 27, 1968

The songs were Ob-La-Di, Ob-La-Da, Blackbird, Not Guilty and Revolution 9.

 

The Beatles - A Day in The Life: August 26, 1968

Hey Jude/Revolution was released in the US on this day.

 

The Beatles - A Day in The Life: August 24, 1968

John Lennon and Yoko Ono appear live on David Frost’s television program.

The Beatles - A Day in The Life: August 25, 1968

Ringo comes back!

The Beatles - A Day in The Life: August 23, 1968

The Beatles worked on the White Album song Back In The USSR.

 

The Beatles - A Day in The Life: August 22, 1968

Ringo Starr quit "The Beatles" and flew to the Mediterranean where he spent two weeks on Peter Sellers' yacht. This is when he wrote Octopus's Garden.