The Beatles are English rock band formed in Liverpool in 1960. They are the most successful band of all time and have sold over 800 million records world wide, both digitally and physical copies. They have had more number one albums in Britain than anyone else and have sold more singles than another act. The band was made up of John Lennon, Paul McCartney, George Harrison and Ringo Starr. They released their debut single in 1962 and from then on Beatlemania was in full swing. Their most famous recordings include, Sgt Peppers Lonely Hearts Club Band, The White Album, Rubber Soul, Revolver and Abbey Road.