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What made Final Beatles Performance so incredible

Much has been written about The Beatles last year, and the stories continue to amaze fans. The time that John Lennon stormed out of the recording studio during White Album sessions definitely stands out among the best. But fans had become accustomed to some Beatles then. Since 1966, the group was entirely a studio band that completely stopped tour and live performances. In the late 60s, Beatles got fanatics albums, movies and TV shows, but they did not get live shows. The little side of Beatlemania had put the group in this box. But at the beginning of 69, Paul McCartney wanted the group to come back on stage for several reasons. George Harrison wanted the opposite, and you could see the tensions between them during the movie Let it be . Over the last 20 minutes of the documentary, the four band members went to the roof of Apple's headquarters to play what was their final performance together on January 30. What followed exceeded expectations among all concerned. The band got stuck on rockers like "Get Back" and "Do not Let Me Down." The Beatles as they play their final live performance on the roof of 3 Savile Row, Apple Corps headquarters, January 30, 1969 in London, UK. | Jeff Hochberg / Getty Images If you think of the album Let It Be monster singles like "The Long and Winding Road" and the title track will usually remember. You see the band working on these Paul Ballads during the…

Much has been written about The Beatles last year, and the stories continue to amaze fans. The time that John Lennon stormed out of the recording studio during White Album sessions definitely stands out among the best.

But fans had become accustomed to some Beatles then. Since 1966, the group was entirely a studio band that completely stopped tour and live performances. In the late 60s, Beatles got fanatics albums, movies and TV shows, but they did not get live shows.

The little side of Beatlemania had put the group in this box. But at the beginning of 69, Paul McCartney wanted the group to come back on stage for several reasons. George Harrison wanted the opposite, and you could see the tensions between them during the movie Let it be .

Over the last 20 minutes of the documentary, the four band members went to the roof of Apple’s headquarters to play what was their final performance together on January 30. What followed exceeded expectations among all concerned.

The band got stuck on rockers like “Get Back” and “Do not Let Me Down.”

The Beatles as they play their final live performance on the roof of 3 Savile Row, Apple Corps headquarters, January 30, 1969 in London, UK. | Jeff Hochberg / Getty Images

If you think of the album Let It Be monster singles like “The Long and Winding Road” and the title track will usually remember. You see the band working on these Paul Ballads during the recording times.

Things perked up when the band turned to rollicking songs like “Get Back” and John’s “Don’t Let Me”. When the Beatles got to rock, they could stand toe-to-toe with today’s best band. Up on the roof, the group’s chemistry is evident from the later melody’s opening notes.

Paul seems to be particularly rejuvenated by standing up and playing (not to be seen) with his old tape cameras. John looks comfortable and they dominate as the lead singer – and on “Get Back”, the main guitarist – and his enthusiasm is contagious.

Smile from George and Ringo confirm that the group made the right decision to ascend and play in front of an audience again.

John and Paul’s final classics find the band in top form.

January 30, 1969: British rock group The Beatles perform their latest live concert on that roof of the Apple organization building for director Michael Lindsey-Hoggs film documentary, “Let It Be,” at Savile Row, London, England. | Express / Express / Getty Images

While we know that John and Paul were often incredible during this time, they came together for a last brilliant collaboration. The song, “I have got a feeling”, also contains a changing leader reminiscent of the early Beatles hits.

Paul really lets his inner rock out in this song with the leading verse. When John goes in with “Everyone had a difficult year / Everybody was fine,” the song sounds its kind. In the studio and during the final performance on the roof it sounds like a knockout.

It was clear that no Beatles performance could be complete without gawking fans. People who go to the store on Savile Row on January 30 filled that role. (We even hear from a grumpy businessman who wanted them to keep the racket down.)

But the Beatles, who had Billy Preston on keys, could have affected any audience that day. They always had chemistry that could shake a crowd. Despite rumors of a reunion that came five years later, fans would never look like it again.

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