29/11/1963 The Beatles release "I Want to Hold Your Hand"
The Beatles - I Want To Hold Your Hand - Performed Live On The Ed Sullivan Show 2/9/64
"I Want to Hold Your Hand" is a song by the English rock band the Beatles. Written by John Lennon and Paul McCartney, it was the first Beatles record to be made using four-track equipment. It was also the group's first American number 1 hit, entering the Billboard Hot 100 chart and starting the British invasion of the American music industry.