The Beatles' 'Sgt. Pepper' Named Top Album in UK by Official Charts Company


The Beatles’ psychedelic masterwork Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band has been named the most well-liked British album in historical past.

The Official Charts Company mentioned Saturday (Oct. 13) that the band’s 1967 traditional is Britain’s favourite album primarily based on bodily gross sales, downloads and streams within the U.Ok.

The album discovered the 4 mates from Liverpool at their most experimental and creative and contains favorites like “With a Little Help from My Friends” and “A Day within the Life.”

The band by then had stopped touring and was focusing its effort on studio work below the steerage of producer George Martin.

The album got here forward of Adele’s 21, which completed second, and the 1995 Oasis album (What’s the Story) Morning Glory?