36. Beatles. (2000). Beatles 1. [CD]. Apple Corps. Ltd. ISBN 1884409490
Brief Description: This compilation album collects the Beatles’ greatest hits from 1962 to 1970. It has a total of 17 songs and lasts about an hour and a half. Some classic songs include “Yesterday,” “Hey Jude,” “Let It Be,” “Ticket to Ride,” and more.
Programming/Lesson Ideas: Librarians can introduce some books about the Beatles to tweens after listening to the album.
Personal Thoughts: The Beatles are many people’s favorite band, and their music plays an important role in musical history. Tweens should listen to this album to learn more this great band of the past. Parents can listen with their children and tell stories about the Beatles to them. Tweens should expand their musical tastes beyond just modern music.