500 Greatest Albums of All Time


The Beatles, 'Let It Be'

The Beatles, 'Let It Be'

Apple, 1970

The sound of the world's greatest pop group at war with itself. John Lennon is at his most acidic; George Harrison's "I Me Mine" is about the sin of pride, sung with plaintive exhaustion; Paul McCartney's title track is like a survival mantra. Phil Spector pieced it all into a sad swan song.

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