50 years after the Beatles broke up, Paul, Ringo, George, and John are back together this time. For the final track Now and Then Beatles reunited with the help of artificial intelligence. It was released on Thursday, officially closing the final chapter in the band’s legacy and musical output. Nowadays, the Now and Then Beatles song is reaching millions of views and likes. They are the most famous and best-selling musical group of the 20th century.
The song features the voice of the late John Lennon after he first wrote it decades ago. In one line, he sings “I know it’s true. It’s all because of you. And if I make it through, it’s all because of you.” The lyrics that follow emotionally mark this moment of nostalgia for fans of The Beatles.
In the late 1970s, Lennon recorded this song at his home in New York. In 1994, his wife gave the demo to the other Beatles members. Lennon died in 1980 after being shot outside of his house in New York City.
About The Beatles
The Beatles, earlier called the Silver Beatles or the Quarrymen, also known as the Fab Four. The Beatles were a rock /English pop band, that started in Liverpool, England in 1960.
They are perhaps the most clear example of music having obtained international appeal. Also provides a prevailing symbol of global culture.
The members were Paul McCartney, John Lennon, and George Harrison. According to most people, they were the most influential and successful music band in the history of liked and popular music. Their main songwriters were McCartney and Lennon.
They initiated more transformations into popular music than any other group of their rock era. Moreover, they were among the few fine artists of any discipline who were at the same time the best at what they did and the most famous at what they did.
After their break up, The Beatles were still popular among the people. With sales between 700 million to 1 billion records, they are also the top-selling music acts of all time. It’s hard to give the scope of the Beatle’s accomplishments and achievements in a paragraph or two.
Overview of the New Beatles Song
Now And Then Beatles New Track:
The Now and Then Beatles track features George Harrison’s guitar playing and John Lennon’s vocals. Also, it was finished by Sir Ringo Starr and Sir Paul McCartney with the help of audio revamping technology. Introduced by film director Peter Jackson, allowing Lennon’s original demo to be used and cleaned up.
Fans around the world were madly waiting for the release of the track Now And Then, originally recorded and written by John Lennon in the late 1970s. The song was released with the band’s 1962 first song “Love Me Do” as a double A-side single.
After Lennon’s murder (age 40) in 1980. During that time, his wife Yoko Ono decided to give the tape to the rest of the band. Also, the rough recordings of Real Love and Free As A Bird were released and reworked in the mid-1990s.
Back then, the other surviving Beatles members, as well as George Harrison who died in 2001 – also developed Now And Then but did not launch it. They blamed the limited technology that caused trouble clearly extracting Lennon’s voice.
However, new audio restoration technology (AI) has approved Lennon’s original demo to be polished and used. Also, Harrison’s acoustic and electric guitar using segments of one of his studio recordings from 1995.
Beatles “Now And Then” Song
The Now and Then Beatles song appeared on BBC radio just after 10 a.m. ET and also at the same time released on streaming platforms. The Now And Then Beatles farewell song was finished in the studio last year.
With the help of Artificial Intelligence (AI), it features both John Lennon and George Harrison. From the original cassette recording, the technology was able to “lift” Lennon’s voice. Also, removing the background hiss and the vibration of the mains electricity that had hindered previous attempts to complete the song.
In “Real Love” and “Free as a Bird”, Lennon sang about connection. Whereas the Now and Then Beatles track copes with detachment, one that has now been made final by transience. The song can’t match the music the four Beatles made together in the 1960s. All it can do is remind its fans of a musical and personal synergy that’s now lost forever.
Now and Then Beatles can never live up to the body of work that prefixes it. But it could never decrease it, either. After all, it’s best to let it be and enjoy every Beatles moment we’ve got with us.
Now and Then Beatles’ last song finds its power in nostalgia and vulnerability. The Now And Then Beatles song is just a snapshot of their popularity and influence. Still, it will never surpass what it was destined to be: lovingly rendered and a heartfelt curiosity. In fact, it’s not a grand ending, It’s a longing for a footnote!