Extreme enthusiasm for the Beatles, as manifested in the frenzied behavior of their fans in the 1960s: the band took to spending weeks on end in the studio as a way of escaping from the mayhem of Beatlemania the sound reminded him of old newsclips he’d seen of Beatlemania— girls screaming their heads off for the moptops from Liverpool
More example sentences
- Their parents talk of Beatlemania.
- Queues for tickets are reminiscent of Beatlemania.
- We are continually reading of his success abroad and, only this week, the newspapers in South Africa are comparing hysterical scenes surrounding his visit there with Beatlemania.
Definition of Beatlemania in:
- The British & World English dictionary