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The Best Song From Every John Lennon Album  Ultimate Classic Rock

None of the Beatles' solo catalogs is flawless. But John Lennon's may be the most frustrating of the four, as you'll see in our list of the Best Song From Every ...

#ICYMI: John Lennon, Yoko Ono...and François Legault  Montreal Gazette

It was a busy Saturday in Montreal. Catch up on what you might have missed.

Movie Review: Yoko Ono Rewrites John Lennon's Legacy With 'John & Yoko: Above Us Only Sky'  Seven Days

Imagine the fan ire that Cynthia Lennon would have faced if she had claimed cowriting credit on "She Loves You" because she was John Lennon's...

How John Lennon and Yoko Ono Finished A Whole Album In One Night Story Has Been Exposed  Metalheadzone

The Beatles legend John Lennon's official Instagram account shared a little-known story about how "Unfinished Music No. 1: Two Virgins" was written by John.

Did Elton John really pick his name from a bandmate and a John Lennon poster?  Smooth Radio

In Rocketman, Elton John is shown picking his stage persona via a bandmate's first name and looking at a John Lennon poster. But is this really what ...

The disastrous moment when John Lennon compared The Beatles to Jesus in 1966  Far Out Magazine

On March 4, 1966, The Beatles' John Lennon made a comment which would go on to threaten the future of the band.

Paul McCartney Reveals Terrible John Lennon Suicide Remark  Alternative Nation

Paul McCartney discussed his late The Beatles bandmate John Lennon threatening to jump off a cliff in a GQ interview. Thinking about that balance between ...

The John Lennon Album That Utterly Floored the Critics  The Cheat Sheet

While some Paul McCartney records got poor reviews, critics mostly loved John Lennon's early solo work. One album in particular was hailed as a masterpiece.

The First Time John Lennon Saw the End of The Beatles Coming  The Cheat Sheet

After a tragedy rocked The Beatles in 1967, John Lennon didn't think the band could survive it. He turned out to be right.

Royal Canadian Mint Issues Coin To Celebrate "Give Peace a Chance"  Rock My World

In order to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the recording of John Lennon and Yoko Ono's classic peace anthem “Give Peace a Chance,” the Royal ...

How Elton John Helped John Lennon Get His First No. 1 Hit  The Cheat Sheet

By 1974, John Lennon was the only Beatle who hadn't landed a No. 1 single. A chance meeting with Elton John changed that.

Rare Interview Shows How John Lennon Reacted to 'Black Spell' Claims About Yoko Ono  Metalheadzone

The Beatles singer and guitarist John Lennon's official Instagram page unearthed one of the rare interviews of him today. In that interview, John Lennon.

John Lennon's Copy of Beatles' 'Butcher Cover' Sells for $234K  Ultimate Classic Rock

An anonymous American collector paid $233511 for John Lennon's copy of the Beatles' infamous 'Butcher Cover' in May 2019.

Paul McCartney Reveals Disturbing John Lennon Threesome  Alternative Nation

The Beatles icon Paul McCartney discussed John Lennon being intimate with a married woman with her husband watching in a GQ interview. “I think John was ...

Did John Lennon or Paul McCartney Write the Classic 'A Day in the Life'?  The Cheat Sheet

'A Day in the Life' has been called the greatest Beatles song of all time. Here's which half of the Lennon-McCartney team was mostly behind it.

When George Harrison's Problems With John Lennon Led to a Fistfight  The Cheat Sheet

When you read about the breakup of The Beatles, the stories always tend to focus on the feud between John Lennon and Paul McCartney. Considering they ...

The Time John Lennon and Paul McCartney Almost Brawled in the Studio  The Cheat Sheet

While John Lennon and Paul McCartney often argued, one time they nearly got into a fistfight in the studio. Here's what happened.

John Lennon's Photographer Sues Universal Music Group for Infringing on Iconic Photograph  Digital Music News

Filing a $150000 infringement lawsuit against UMG, John Lennon's award-winning photographer, Allan Tannenbaum, has taken the major music giant to court.

50 years of giving peace a chance, as Queen Elizabeth Hotel celebrates anniversary of Lennon, Ono's Bed-In  CTV News

With this weekend marking a half century since John Lennon and Yoko Ono put on their pjs and asking the world to protest the Vietnam War, the Queen ...

Paul McCartney Reveals Intimate Encounter With John Lennon  Alternative Nation

Paul McCarntey discussed having some 'intimate' moment with John Lennon in a GQ interview. Sounds like A Hard Day's Night. “What it was,” he explains after I ...

Special coin celebrates 50 years of a John Lennon classic  ITV News

Read the latest Granada stories, Special coin celebrates 50 years of a John Lennon classic on ITV News, videos, stories and all the latest Granada news.

Paul McCartney On John Lennon Claiming He Was Jesus Christ  Latin Times

Even members of the younger generation today probably heard something about The Beatles, the English band composed of Paul McCartney, John Lennon, ...

How Ringo and John Lennon Moved On From The Beatles Together  The Cheat Sheet

If you read about the breakup of The Beatles, it's impossible to ignore the various hostilities among the band members. The feud between John Lennon and Paul ...

Yoko Ono's Special Birthday Gift to The Beatles' John Lennon Has Been Revealed  Metalheadzone

John Lennon's official Instagram page has revealed an unseen photo of him when he got a special birthday gift from Yoko Ono in 1980. The photo was taken by ...

John Lennon-Owned, Beatles-Signed ‘Butcher Cover’ LP Sells for $234,000 at Auction  Rolling Stone

A John Lennon-owned copy of the Beatles' infamous “butcher cover” version of Yesterday and Today, autographed by three members of the Fab Four, sold for ...

The Beatles Legend John Lennon Wearing Woman Dress Photo Has Been Exposed  Metalheadzone

The Beatles icon John Lennon's official Instagram page shares rare-little-known photos of John Lennon from 1977, wearing a bizarre woman dress.

John Lennon's 'Imagine' Piano Is in Dallas Through Saturday  Dallas Observer

The Goss-Michael Foundation is bringing the piano that John Lennon used to compose "Imagine," to Dallas until May 11.

Award-Winning John Lennon Photographer Sues Universal Music For $150000  TorrentFreak

Award-winning photographer Allan Tennanbaum has filed a copyright infringement complaint against Universal Music in New York. Known for his iconic images ...

The Paul McCartney Album John Lennon Described as 'Rubbish'  The Cheat Sheet

After The Beatles broke up, John Lennon and Paul McCartney took several digs at one another. Once, John mocked 1 of Paul's albums mercilessly.

The Last Great Song John Lennon and Paul McCartney Wrote Together  The Cheat Sheet

Late in The Beatles' run, John Lennon and Paul McCartney mostly wrote songs on their own. Here was their last great collaboration.

Paul McCartney Reveals The Beatles Song Which John Lennon Wrote During A Crisis  Metalheadzone

In a recent newsletter published on Paulmccartney.com, The Beatles bassist Paul McCartney has revealed the song which John Lennon wrote during a crisis.

The Beatles' John Lennon's 59-Years-Old Story With Famous Musician Has Been Exposed  Metalheadzone

The Beatles legend John Lennon's official Instagram account shared a recent photo of famous musician Klaus Voormann and celebrated his 81st birthday.

How the Feud Between John Lennon and Paul McCartney Finally Ended  The Cheat Sheet

When The Beatles broke up, the John Lennon and Paul McCartney feud became very public and very ugly. It took years for them to get back on good terms.

Piano John Lennon Played to Compose 'Imagine' Ends 'Peace Tour' in Dallas  NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth

The piano that John Lennon used to compose 'Imagine' started a 'Peace Tour' in Dallas in 2007, that same city where it will end its tour this weekend.

John Lennon's handwritten nonsense poems to auction at Bonhams  JustCollecting News

A collection of John Lennon's handwritten poems from his book A Spaniard In The Works will be offered for sale at Bonhams in London next month. The auction ...

Canadian mint producing silver coin commemorating 50th anniversary of John Lennon's "Give Peace a Chance"  WFJA Classic Hits and Oldies 105.5 FM

The Royal Canadian Mint is commemorating the 50th anniversary of the recording of John Lennon and Yoko Ono's classic peace anthem "Give Peace a ...

Paul McCartney Reveals Why John Lennon Was 'Troubled'  Alternative Nation

The Beatles icon Paul McCartney has posted on his website about seeing a 'crisis' John Lennon went through: We think music, more than any other art form, has ...

John Lennon-Owned, Beatles-Signed 'Butcher Cover' Vinyl Sells For $234,000  iHeartRadio

Beatles' memorabilia sells fast, especially when it was owned by John Lennon, autographed by three members of the Fab Four and remains an infamous part of ...

The Last Lennon-McCartney Song to Hit No. 1 in America  The Cheat Sheet

John Lennon and Paul McCartney went on a run of No. 1 hits that's never been matched. Here was the duo's last chart-topper for The Beatles.

Urban Myths explores the "fracture" between Paul McCartney and John Lennon  DigitalSpy.com

In under 30 minutes, the latest entry in Sky Arts' Urban Myths series explores the writing of one of the greatest songs of all time and the beginning of the end for ...

Where's John Lennon When You Need Him?  Valley Voice

Here are some excerpts from a column I wrote in September of 2017 entitled “How Greene Was My Valley.” …Now the new board can't get sufficient financial ...

Piano John Lennon Played Ends 'Peace Tour' in Dallas  NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth

The piano that John Lennon used to compose 'Imagine' started a 'Peace Tour' in Dallas in 2007, that same city where it will end its tour this weekend.

Dave Grohl Eerie John Lennon Secret Finally Revealed  Alternative Nation

In an interview with Warren Huart, recording engineer Bradley Cook looks back on engineering the Foo Fighters classic The Colour and the Shape- particularly ...

Julian Lennon on His Father's Legacy, White Feathers and His New Book Love the Earth  Parade

With every quiet gesture, Julian Lennon, is intent on making his mark on the world to make it cleaner, safer and filled with love.While reminiscing about growing ...

12 peculiar facts you might not know about Elton John  Louder

Elton John facts: Elton John's career has spanned 50 years and 30 albums – here are some lesser known facts about the star.

WAVE benefit: "Peace Thru Music" - John Lennon Tribute w/many acts  Shepherd Express

The music of John Lennon comes to life with upwards of 20 of Milwaukee's finest musical acts taking part to help raise awareness for sensible gun laws. Benefit ...

The Ultimate Beatles Fan Trip: Liverpool & London  Houstonia Magazine

“I found her,” my travel partner exclaimed. We were wandering through a Liverpool cemetery looking for one of the most recognized names in music, Eleanor ...

7 art cars to feast your eyes on  South China Morning Post

While John Lennon's distinctive Rolls-Royce and Janis Joplin's unforgettable Porsche reflected their individuality, modern art cars by BMW, Lexus and Mercedes ...

Watch: Someone replaced words in world leaders’ speeches with the lyrics of John Lennon’s ‘Imagine’  Scroll.in

Imagine Donald Trump, Vladimir Putin, Xi Jinping and others saying, 'And the world will live as one.'

Who owns your body?  WORLD News Group

Who owns your body? It's a hot topic today, with actress Alyssa Milano calling for a “sex strike” till legislators agree that women own their own bodies. If you're a ...

Kurt Cobain's pizza plate sold for $22400. Here's more celebrity garbage that sold for big money.  CNBC

One person's trash is another person's treasure, as the saying goes. This was proven on May 18, when a paper plate was sold by Julien's Auctions for $22,400.

The Beatles, Band, Sex Pistols and the 'Curse' of San Francisco  Ultimate Classic Rock

Was the Black Keys' Dan Auerbach right to suggest the San Francisco area has a way of bringing careers to an end?

Paul McCartney amazes at Smoothie King Center  NOLA.com

If I reach the age of 76, I hope I still have the stamina to attend a three-hour rock concert, never mind performing a demanding three-hour show like Paul ...

VINNY APPICE Says It Would Be 'Freaky' To Play With A Hologram Of RONNIE JAMES DIO  BLABBERMOUTH.NET

Veteran drummer Vinny Appice (LAST IN LINE, BLACK SABBATH, DIO, HEAVEN & HELL) was recently interviewed by Jay Conroy of "Rock Hard With Jay ...

The Fenian Beatles - the Fab Four's Irish heritage examined  IrishCentral

The early 19560s hit movie A Hard Day's Night is not only the Fountain of Youth but a cheeky tribute to the Liverpudlian quarter, The Beatle's Irish heritage I have ...

John Lennon Airport took in 15 extra planes after travel chaos at Manchester Airport  Liverpool Echo

John Lennon Airport accepted 15 planes from Manchester Airport after 87 flights were cancelled after a refuelling problem caused travel chaos for thousands of ...

Tower Eighty Players to bring classics in debut at Summit StageFest  Akron Beacon Journal

A lot of people know by now, the third year for Summit StageFest, that all the square's a stage.That's what's happening in Highland Square from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. ...

How Harry Nilsson Helped Make 'Midnight Cowboy' a Film Classic  Ultimate Classic Rock

Harry Nilsson's 'Everybody's Talkin'' premiered as part of the soundtrack for 'Midnight Cowboy' on May 25, 1969.

John Walker Lindh, the ‘America Taliban’ from Marin County, remains a 9/11 enigma  Los Angeles Times

John Walker Lindh was released from federal prison Thursday after serving 17 years.

Why this RAF fighter jet flew into Liverpool Airport but didn't land  Liverpool Echo

Officials reveal why Eurofighter T3 was spotted at Speke-based airport without touching down.

When Elton John became a rock star: The untold story of the Troubadour concert  Los Angeles Times

An oral history of Elton John's career-making 1970 shows at L.A.'s Troubadour club, famously reviewed in the Los Angeles Times, and centrally featured in the ...

These Are The 11 Greatest All-White Outfits in Fashion History  Garage

"No white after Labor Day," goes the old saw, but guess what? You can actually do whatever you want all the time, because you have free will, and nobody can ...

Planes struggle to land at Liverpool John Lennon Airport in Storm Hannah winds  AOL UK

Pilots of a Ryanair plane aborted a landing at Liverpool John Lennon Airport on Saturday when the plane rocked from side to side as it was buffeted by ...

Someone from Warrington is so annoyed about noise at Liverpool airport they complained 842 times in ONE DAY  Liverpool Echo

The same Warringtonian submitted almost 11000 complaints about noise in six months.

Liverpool arrive at airport ahead of flight to Marbella in preparation for Champions League final  Daily Mail

The Liverpool squad have arrived at the airport ahead of their flight to Marbella as they step up their preparations for the Champions League final against ...

Davich: Our daily struggle with good and evil can bring about change  Chicago Tribune

Columnist Jerry Davich believes we struggle with good and evil every day, but are capable of letting in more light to fight darkness.

Elton John touches down in Cannes for sparkling 'Rocketman' premiere  WHBL News

This May 16 story corrects to show that Priyanka Chopra attended screening of '5B', not 'Rocketman'.) By Sarah White CANNES, France (Reuters) - Sporting a ...

Dead People Can't Collect Fat Pensions  River Cities Reader

As the spring legislative session nears its end, I want to take a moment to look back on one of the scariest times of the year with the hope that one of you might ...

How John Lennon Told the Story of His Love for Yoko Ono in Song  Ultimate Classic Rock

John Lennon began chronicling his love for Yoko Ono in the late '60s, and that narrative continued through a posthumous album released years after his murder ...

Inside John Lennon's 'Lost Weekend' Period  Biography

To label a period of 18 months a “lost weekend” seems a stretch to many, but to John Lennon it marked a time of intense creativity, outrageous behavior, ...

Sam Taylor-Johnson, 52, and husband Aaron, 28, wear matching neutral colours as they step out in NYC  Daily Mail

The director, 52, and Aaron, 28, headed for lunch and enjoyed a stroll in New York on Wednesday. The couple looked stronger than ever as they wore matching ...

John Lennon and Yoko Ono shared their bed with the world 50 years ago — a plea for peace  Washington Post

On March 25, 1969, John Lennon and Yoko Ono were a few days into their marriage when they invited the press to join them at their honeymoon suite at the ...

John Lennon: How Much Was the Beatles Legend Worth at the Time of His Death?  The Cheat Sheet

John Lennon didn't miss a beat after The Beatles. His successful solo career continued until his 1980 death. Here was his net worth.

Why John Lennon Remains The Ultimate Rock Star  Forbes

When you are a proud music geek, you sit and think about things like who is the ultimate rock star. There are a number of choices for a variety of reasons.

Flashback: John Lennon Writes and Records ‘Instant Karma!’ in One Day  Rolling Stone

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See John Lennon And George Harrison Perform 'How Do You Sleep?' : All Songs Considered  NPR

Today we have some incredible, never-before-seen footage of John Lennon recording his seemingly cutthroat song, "How Do You Sleep?" It's a song he ...

'Imagine' This: How John Lennon and George Harrison Teamed Up to Record a Classic Album in 1971  Guitar World Magazine

In the wintry early months of 1971, John Lennon embarked on a recording project that would prove to be momentous in its influence on rock music and the world ...

'John and Yoko' offers intimate look at the making of 'Imagine'  CNN

'John and Yoko: Above Us Only Sky' review: A&E documentary offers intimate look at John Lennon and the making of 'Imagine'

John Lennon, Yoko Ono seen on honeymoon "bed-in" for peace in video footage found in man's cellar  CBS News

Fifty years after John Lennon and Yoko Ono famously staged a honeymoon "bed-in" for peace in an Amsterdam hotel, a Dutchman has unearthed 30 minutes of ...

John Lennon's Death: A Timeline of Events  Biography

John Lennon left behind an indelible legacy of music that evoked a range of emotions. Songs like "Real Love" (with the Beatles), "Jealous Guy" and "Imagine," to ...

John Lennon and Yoko Ono's Relationship: A Song-by-Song Timeline  Billboard

John Lennon may have been the quintessential rock star -- but rock's typical womanizing meant less to him than true love. “I'm not going to sacrifice love, real ...

The Piano John Lennon Used to Write 'Lucy in the Sky with Diamonds' Is Up for Auction  PEOPLE.com

A piano on which Lennon once wrote hits for the Beatles' Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band is expected to fetch up to $1.2 million at auction.

John Lennon and Yoko Ono Were a Controversial Couple -- Here's Why  The Cheat Sheet

So many people see John Lennon and Yoko Ono as the perfect couple, but in real life their relationship was far from ideal.

John Lennon 'Nowhere Boy' Biopic to Become Stage Musical  Ultimate Classic Rock

The John Lennon 'Nowhere Boy' biopic will become a stage musical, it was announced in April 2019.

‘Rocketman’ Review: Elton John Biopic Blasts Off  The Wall Street Journal

Taron Egerton stars as Elton John in Dexter Fletcher's film about the music icon's breakout years.

John Lennon was ‘absolutely devastated’ of losing his mother in a tragic road accident, book reveals  Fox News

Ray Connolly was supposed to arrive in New York City from his native England on Dec. 9, 1980 to visit his pal John Lennon for a few days at his apartment in the ...

Lennon’s talents, contradictions and self-inventions  The Washington Post

Ray Connolly explores the many sides of the Beatle's brief life.

John Lennon, Unadorned  Talkhouse

Morgan Enos (Other Houses) talks hearing John Lennon's voice as it was meant to be heard on Imagine: Raw Studio Mixes.

John Lennon and Yoko Ono's confessional, unapologetic "Wedding Album"  Salon

From our distant perch in the twenty-first century, the late-1960s mega-celebrity of John Lennon and Yoko Ono should seem rather quaint in comparison to, say, ...

Indianapolis Colts owner bought John Lennon’s piano  Baltimore Sun

An upright piano that John Lennon used to write Beatles' songs has been sold at auction. Just "A Day in the Life" of the owner of the Indianapolis Colts.

John Lennon and Yoko Ono's first gig in 1969 celebrated  BBC News

The first public gig by John Lennon and Yoko Ono is being celebrated 50 years after it took place. Ono was booked as part of a jazz performance at Cambridge ...

Did Paul McCartney and John Lennon Make Up Before John's Death?  The Cheat Sheet

When The Beatles broke up, John and Paul had some bad blood between them. As time passed, most of it went away.

What Was John Lennon's Biggest Hit as a Solo Artist?  The Cheat Sheet

John Lennon was a force to be reckoned with as soon as he went solo. Here were his biggest post-Beatles hits.

Yoko Ono, John Lennon’s ‘Wedding Album’ to be Reissued  Rolling Stone

Yoko Ono and John Lennon's Wedding Album will be reissued this spring. Originally released in 1969, it was the couple's third collaborative LP. Announced on ...

The final year of Beatles's legend John Lennon  Concord Monitor

Imagine sailing to Bermuda with John Lennon. It's easy if you try! Now imagine Lennon has steered your ship safely through a horrific storm, lashing himself to ...

Why Did John Lennon Want to Leave The Beatles So Badly?  The Cheat Sheet

How can you tell a band is headed toward a breakup? For John Lennon, the warning signs came in 1966, when he and the other members of The Beatles told ...

In 1969 the fifth Beatle was heroin: John Lennon's addiction took its toll on the band  Salon

In early 1969, the faces of heroin addiction for Paul, George and Ringo were John and Yoko.

The Thing John Lennon Missed the Most After The Beatles Broke Up  The Cheat Sheet

It took a lot more than Yoko Ono to break up The Beatles. In fact, you can argue the show could have gone on had Paul McCartney agreed to the manager (i.e., ...

Slowik: Lennon's death ended reunion dream, but joy of Beatles music endures  Chicago Tribune

The murder of John Lennon on Dec. 8, 1980, ended the dream of a Beatles reunion, but the band's music endures.

The Truly Nasty Song John Lennon Wrote About Paul McCartney  The Cheat Sheet

When The Beatles broke up, tensions were running high between John Lennon and Paul McCartney. That's when John dropped a nasty tune about his old ...

 

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