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Readers’ Poll: Your Favorite British Invasion Songs

Selections include ‘My Generation,’ ‘She’s Not There’ and ‘You Really Got Me’

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Five decades ago, the Beatles landed at New York's JFK airport just as their single "I Want to Hold Your Hand" was exploding all across America. It was a kind of mania not since in America since Elvis Presley a decade earlier, and the success of the Beatles led to a ton of other British bands crossing the Atlantic to dominate America. Within months, the Rolling Stones, Herman's Hermits, the Dave Clark 5 and many other groups were huge in the States. Last week, we asked you to vote for your favorite songs of the British Invasion. Here are the results. 

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