Love Me Do 50 years on: Teenagers' views on Beatles' first single
3 October 2012 Last updated at 23:30 BST
Fifty years ago this week, the first Beatles single Love Me Do was released, launching the Fab Four's career.
The song was a hit with the teenagers of the 1960s but what do young people today think of the song - and have they even heard of it?
BBC News spoke to pupils at Burntwood School, in Wandsworth, south-west London, to get their verdict.
Video journalists: Dan Curtis and Amanda McGregor