Other candidates for the title include pre-Ringo drummer Pete Best, manager Brian Epstein, New York DJ Murray the K and Apple CEO Steve Jobs. Ok, maybe we are just kidding about that last one, but it is known that Jobs is a huge fan of the Beatles and he must have relished the opportunity to stand in the group's spotlight when both parties agreed on the terms that allow the Beatle's music to come to iTunes.
Check out the video below if you need a little humor to pick you up. Beatle fans will notice that the song being played is a combination of different Beatle songs including some of the band's signature sounds..
source: BBC via ElectricPig