Celebrity Challenge: Beatles
by Staff
The Beatles. The name alone conjures up images of mop tops, yellow submarines, meter maids and walruses. The Fab Four are arguably the most renowned and influential rock band to ever strap on guitars.

Which famous actress initally refused to have her image on the cover of Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band, only to change her mind after a personal letter from the band?

  • Marilyn Monroe
  • Mae West
  • Shirley Temple

How many No. 1 singles did The Beatles achieve in the United States?

  • 23
  • 27
  • 17

What Beatles song did John Lennon perform without assistance from the other band members?

  • "Blackbird"
  • "Imagine"
  • "Julia"

What George Harrison penned tune has led to the repeated theft of a certain street sign in Los Angeles?

  • "Blue Jay Way"
  • "Penny Lane"
  • "Abbey Road"

Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band was the first album to feature what?

  • Lyrics on the back cover
  • Stereo sound
  • Phil Spector as producer

Who temporarily filled in for drummer Ringo Starr when he stormed out of the White Album recording sessions?

  • Ginger Baker
  • Charlie Watts
  • Paul McCartney

The song "Got to Get You Into My Life" was written by Paul McCartney about what?

  • His future wife, Linda
  • Marijuana
  • Yoko Ono

The tune "Dear Prudence" was written about what famous actress's sister?

  • Ali MacGraw
  • Sophia Loren
  • Mia Farrow

What was the only George Harrison penned tune to be played live by The Beatles?

  • "If I Needed Someone"
  • "While My Guitar Gently Weeps"
  • "Here Comes the Sun"

What was the first Beatles song to be longer than three minutes?

  • "While My Guitar Gently Weeps"
  • "Day Tripper"
  • "Ticket to Ride"