Behind the Scenes at the Beach Boys' Retrospective

Brian Wilson walks us through the group's new Grammy Museum exhibit

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Erik Voake

Dream Realized

In a 1959 high school philosophy paper, Wilson outlined his goals: "I don’t want to settle with a mediocre life, but make a name for myself in my life's work, which I hope will be music." Looking back, he said, "I never, ever thought I would be able to do that."

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