Chart success: Abbey Road
On November 1st 1969, Abbey Road peaked at number one on the US Billboard and remained there for 7 straight weeks; ending its run on December 20th. It also spent 11 weeks on top of the UK Albums Chart, beginning on September 28th 1969.
"It was a very, very happy album. Everybody worked frightfully well and... that's why I'm very fond of it." - George Martin