Screaming fans who'd put Bieber's to shame. Songs in the top 5 chart spots, at the same time. More than a third of all Americans watching at once as you perform. The jolt created by The Beatles' invasion of America 50 years ago couldn't happen today.
The space race, the cold war, "free love," civil rights and more: The decade of the 1960s shaped our history -- and changed the world.
In collaboration with Tom Hanks, Gary Goetzman and Mark Herzog, CNN explores perhaps the most transformative decade of the modern era in a 10-part documentary series and brings new insights into how those events shaped today.
"The Sixties: The British Invasion" aired in January and the full 10-part series airs in May.