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04/06/1967 "Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band" is #1 on the UK album chart

Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band is the eighth studio album by English rock band the Beatles. Released in May 1967 in the United Kingdom and in June 1967 in the United States, it spent 27 weeks at number 1 on the UK Albums Chart and 15 weeks at number 1 in the US.


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