On February 7, 1964, the Beatles made their arrival in the United States. After John, George, Paul, and Ringo brought the British Invasion across the Atlantic, rock and roll saw a resurgence that helped cement what many people called “race music” as a core part of American identity.
Written by Karen Robertson. Narration by Dr. Nicholas B. Breyfogle. Video production by Laura Seeger, Dr. Nicholas B. Breyfogle, and Cody Patton.