They are the most iconic band in the world with a discography that is 50+ years old. Sometimes we need a refresher. Especially when it comes to the young people in our lives. There are so many Beatles songs you need to show Gen Z.
With a whole new generation coming of age comes a whole new generation that needs to be educated on The Beatles. You may have played them these songs as kids, but now that they’re older, they need to truly appreciate them. The band wrote such profound lyrics that permeate time and still ring true today.
Most of the songs on this list talk about important issues probably facing Gen Z today, such as self discovery and, of course, love. And let’s face it. Bands today may not have existed had it not been for The Beatles. For example, Nirvana, Radiohead, and even Queen have said they were all influenced by the iconic band. If you go back in the history of your favorite band or artist and who they were inspired by, it’s nearly impossible NOT to find The Beatles.
It’s hard to appreciate where music’s roots lie when you were born and live so far in the future of it. That’s why it’s up to those who know to educate the younger ones who don’t. It feels like Gen Z needs The Beatles now more than ever. Not only just for foundational music knowledge, but also for life advice.
The Beatles were in their teens and 20s during the peak of their career. They had angst. So Gen Z, keep in mind that the age you’re hitting now is the age they were in the 60s. Their longevity is due to the fact that they’re just so dang relatable. They wrote these songs while they were going through what you’re going through now! So with that being said,