How was the beatels group formed
The original group comprised John Lennon, Paul McCartney, George Harrison, Stuart Sutcliffe and Pete Best. Stuart Sutcliffe left the group in 1961. Their first recordings were made in Germany in 1961 as the backing group for Tony Sheridan.
The group was \"discovered\" by Brian Epstein, a Liverpool record store manager, who got them a recording contract with Parlophone. Parlophone head, George Martin, suggested that Pete Best be replaced as drummer. Ringo Starr was recruited from Rory Storm and the Hurricanes.