All You Need Is Love
June 26, 2012 12:36 PM Subscribe
posted by Curious Artificer (32 comments total)
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Forty-five years ago yesterday, various countries and networks (coordinated by the BBC) presented the first live, international satellite broadcast - "Our World
", which was seen by an estimated 400 million people. The world's most popular band came up with a new song just for the occasion, which they debuted with a live performance. If you missed it at the time, here's exactly how that song was presented
Almost. The original live broadcast was in black-and-white only, this clip was colorized (starting about three minutes in) for the Beatles' "Anthology" project in 1995. More information can be found here
, including a list of some of the special guests in the studio that evening.