“Mad Men” Producers Paid $250,000 For Beatles Song

Apparently only satisfied with the most authentic music for their show, the producers of Mad Men┬árecently shelled out $250,000 for the rights to use “Tomorrow Never Knows” in an episode of he show. ┬áPrevious attempts to license the Beatles’ music had been unsuccessful, with Apple Corps refusing to give almost anyone permission to do so in the past. ┬áDespite the hefty price tag, everyone involved insists that it’s not about money.

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Source: Rollingstone.com