The Beatles live: NME Poll-Winners’ All-Star Concert

The Beatles topped the bill at the 1964-65 New Musical Express Annual Poll-Winners’ All-Star Concert. It was the third consecutive year they appeared at the event, held at the Empire Pool in Wembley, London.

They performed five songs before 10,000 people: ‘I Feel Fine’, ‘She’s A Woman’, ‘Baby’s In Black’, ‘Ticket To Ride’, and ‘Long Tall Sally’.

The Beatles’ set was broadcast on television in the United Kingdom on 18 April 1965.

Wings performed at the Empire Pool on 19, 20, and 21 October 1976, and at the renamed Wembley Arena on 7, 8, 9, and 10 December 1979. Paul McCartney performed solo concerts there on 11, 13, 14, 16, 17, 19, 20, 21, 23, 24, and 26 January 1990.

Last updated: 24 January 2024
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