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The Beatles refused to play in front of segregated audiences. It was written as a stipulation in their contracts, and at a 1964 concert in Jacksonville, FL, John 

Lennon said: “We never play to segregated audiences and we aren’t going to start now. I’d sooner lose our appearance money.” 

(Source, Source 2)