The Beatles' 'Come Together,' 'Hey Jude' surge in Spotify debut

Beatles to Stream Music Online

The British Invasion is still going strong in 2015, with the Beatles' streaming debut making serious waves this holiday season.

After famously eschewing many channels of digital music for years, the Fab Four's catalogue is now available for streaming on such services as Spotify, Tidal and Apple Music. The legendary band's fan base lost its collective mind over the music's arrival, making good use of the hashtag #BeatlesOnSpotify.

Spotify has heavily promoted the acquisition, launching a special Snapchat filter and liberally tweeting the news.

According to data from Spotify, the most-streamed Beatles tracks in the U.S. in their first two days of availability have been "Come Together," "Hey Jude" and "Here Comes the Sun." The rest of the top 10 includes: "Let It Be," "Twist and Shout," "Blackbird," "I Want to Hold Your Hand," "In My Life," "She Loves You" and "Help!" These tracks speak to the diversity of John, Paul, George and Ringo's sonic achievements, as the collected songs span the band's whole career instead of being confined to one album.

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The Beatles' 'Come Together,' 'Hey Jude' surge in Spotify debut
The Beatles perform in Liverpool's Cavern Club, with Pete Best on drums, 1962. Best was fired from the group that same year, and replaced with Ringo Starr. (Photo by Mark and Colleen Hayward/Getty Images)
1963: Rock and roll band 'The Beatles' pose for a portrait in 1963. (Photo by Michael Ochs Archives/Getty Images)
NEW YORK - FEBRUARY 7: The Beatles arrive at John F. Kennedy International Airport, February 7, 1964. At top is Ringo Starr, middle row is John Lennon and Paul McCartney, lower level is George Harrison and unidentified flight attendant. (Photo by CBS via Getty Images)
NEW YORK - FEBRUARY 9: The Beatles prepare for their first appearance on The Ed Sullivan Show in New York, February 9, 1964. From left to right, Paul McCartney, Ringo Starr (in background, on drums), George Harrison, John Lennon. (Photo by CBS via Getty Images)
UNITED STATES - AUGUST 16: The Beatles at Shea Stadium. Our Mets have displayed their antic behavior before some good crowds at Shea Stadium but last night's turnaway mob of shrieking teeners tested the solidity of the ballpark as they flocked to see Britain's moptop quartet in concert. Scores were injured in the crush or overcome by the humid heat but luckily no one required hospitalization. (Photo by Dan Farrell/NY Daily News Archive via Getty Images)
UNITED KINGDOM - SEPTEMBER 12: PLYMOUTH HOE Photo of MAGICAL MYSTERY TOUR and BEATLES, L-R: John Lennon, Paul McCartney, George Harrison, Ringo Starr - posed, group shot - during Magical Mystery Tour. (Photo by David Redfern/Redferns)
24th June 1967: British pop group The Beatles holding banners proclaiming 'All You Need Is Love' in four languages, in preparation for a global television performance of their song of the same name. (Photo by Doug McKenzie/Getty Images)
UNITED KINGDOM - JANUARY 01: Paul MAC CARTNEY, George HARRISON, Ringo STARR and in front John LENNON interpreting the song I'M THE WALRUS disguised as animals, in a scene from the film MAGICAL MYSTERY TOUR. (Photo by Keystone-France/Gamma-Keystone via Getty Images)
British musican and artist John Lennon (1940 - 1980) holds Japanese-born artist and musician Yoko Ono in his arms, December 1968. (Photo by Susan Wood/Getty Images)
The four members of the British group the BEATLES posing together on August 2, 1967. At that time they stopped their concerts, wore the moustache and announced their separation despite their last album to come, ABBEY ROAD in 1970. (Photo by Keystone-France/Gamma-Keystone via Getty Images)
Photo of BEATLES; George Harrison, Ringo Starr, John lennon & Paul McCartney with actress Jane Asher, Maureen Starkey and Pattie Boyd at a party to celebrate the musician's 25th birthday at Rishikesh, India, 25th February 1968. (Photo by Cummings Archives/Redferns)
Staff Photo by Jill Brady, Wednesday, August 9, 2006: Beatles Abbey Road record album. (Photo by Jill Brady/Portland Press Herald via Getty Images)

Globally, the breakdown is a tad different. The most-streamed songs internationally are led by "Come Together," "Let It Be" and "Hey Jude," with the rest of the top 10 including "Love Me Do," "Yesterday," "Here Comes the Sun," "Help!," "All You Need Is Love," "I Want to Hold Your Hand" and "Twist and Shout."

Spotify's data also revealed that music by the Beatles has been added to more than 673,000 playlists in its first two days, in addition to its finding that 65% of those listening to the Beatles are under the age of 34 (meaning they were born after the Beatles disbanded in 1970).

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