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Hey Jude is top Beatles track, finds poll

Hey Jude comes first in a Beatles track poll.
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The well-known tune Hey Jude is the top Beatles track – at least according to a recent BBC Local Radio poll.

Some 12,000 people who love music took part in the poll, picking out a fave track from the music instruments playing group who are famed for their electric guitars, bass guitars and drums action.

The four-piece were behind LPs such as Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band, Let It Be and Abbey Road – the latter of which is home to songs Here Comes The Sun and Come Together, among others.

In fact, the song Let It Be (which can be heard on the LP of that name) had seven per cent of the BBC sample opting for it and was placed third in the poll, behind ballad Yesterday.

That song gained ten per cent of votes, with Hey Jude one per cent ahead on 11 per cent.

October 5th was dubbed My Beatles Story Day when it came to the local stations of the BBC, marking the 50th anniversary of the release of the band's first single, Love Me Do.

Published by AW.ADNFCR-2133-ID-801465729-ADNFCR Posted on 9 Oct 2012 11:56 to category : Band / Celebrity News

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