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12 Historical Predictions That Completely, Utterly Missed the Mark

Reader's Digest Logo By Beth Dreher of Reader's Digest | Slide 1 of 12: Decca Recording Company expressed their opinion on signing the Beatles on the Fab Four in 1962–and it wasn't positive. But according to cbsnews.com, the Beatles have sold 1.6 billion singles in the U.S. and 177 million albums. So much for guitar music being 'on the way out.'

On not signing The Beatles

Decca Recording Company expressed their opinion on signing the Beatles on the Fab Four in 1962–and it wasn't positive. But according to cbsnews.com, the Beatles have sold 1.6 billion singles in the U.S. and 177 million albums. So much for guitar music being 'on the way out.'

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