The Impact Of The Beatles On Ed Sullivan

February 06, 2014 -- 10:48 am PST

Prior to the taping of "The Beatles: The Night That Changed America — A GRAMMY Salute," GRAMMY winners Annie Lennox, Dave Stewart, Brad Paisley, and Keith Urban and GRAMMY Awards Executive Producer discussed the impact of the Beatles on "The Ed Sullivan Show" and shared their personal experiences in growing up with the music of the Fab Four. "The Beatles: The Night That Changed America — A GRAMMY Salute," a primetime entertainment special celebrating the remarkable legacy of  the Beatles and the 50th anniversary of their groundbreaking first appearance on "The Ed Sullivan Show," will be broadcast in HDTV and 5.1 surround sound on the CBS Television Network Sunday, Feb. 9 at 8 p.m. ET/PT. 

Performances set for the special are:

  • Maroon 5, "All My Loving" and "Ticket To Ride"
  • John Mayer & Keith Urban, "Don't Let Me Down"
  • Ed Sheeran, "In My Life"
  • Imagine Dragons, "Revolution"
  • Stevie Wonder, "We Can Work It Out"
  • Alicia Keys & John Legend, "Let It Be"
  • Katy Perry, "Yesterday"
  • Eurythmics, "The Fool On The Hill"
  • Dave Grohl & Jeff Lynne, "Hey Bulldog"
  • Brad Paisley & Pharrell Williams with "The Beatles Love" by Cirque du Soleil, "Here Comes The Sun"
  • Jeff Lynne & Joe Walsh, "Something"
  • Gary Clark Jr., Dave Grohl & Joe Walsh, "While My Guitar Gently Weeps"
  • Ringo Starr, "Matchbox," "Boys" and "Yellow Submarine"
  • Paul McCartney, "I Saw Her Standing There," "Get Back" and "Birthday"
  • All-star cast finale, "Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band," "With A Little Help From My Friends" and "Hey Jude"

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