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John Lennon Eerily Declared Critics Wanted To See Him Die — 3 Days Before His Murder  Radar Online

John Lennon eerily declared his critics wanted to see him die — 3 days before he was murdered, RadarOnline.com can exclusively reveal!

The Story of... 'Happy Xmas (War is Over)' by John Lennon  Smooth Radio

John Lennon and Yoko Ono's 1971 track is one of the world's most popular Christmas songs, and one that also contained a political message that is still ...

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 ...

This Day in History: John Lennon Is Shot  Evening News and Tribune

This Day in History: John Lennon Is Shot December 8, 1980 The 40-year-old former member of the Beatles was shot and killed by obsessed fan Mark David ...

QUIZ: How much of a John Lennon fan are you?  Smooth Radio

It's been nearly 40 years since the world lost a true music icon.

Remembering John Lennon: The Beatles 'White Album' Experience Spotify Playlist  JamBase

Saturday Stream remembers the late great John Lennon with a special Spotify Playlist featuring The Beatles landmark 'White Album.'

Attending the Last Concert of John Lennon  Next Avenue

In 1974, 20000 people including this writer attended a historic concert at Madison Square Garden, where Elton John introduced special guest, John Lennon.

How did John Lennon die?  The Week UK

On 8 December 1980, Beatles star John Lennon was murdered outside his home in New York City by a fan, plunging the music world into shock and mourning.

Curtiss A doubles his annual John Lennon tribute with kid-friendly First Ave show  Star Tribune

“I'm So Tired” might be an especially apt Beatles song for Curtiss A to sing at First Avenue this weekend. After the usual 39th annual installment of his popular A ...

Dymock artist Barbara Davis was an student with John Lennon in Liverpool  Ledbury Reporter

AROUND 150 people attended the funeral last week of artist, Friends of the Dymock Poets stalwart and countryside defender, the remarkable Barbara…

"Being John Lennon: A Restless Life" By Ray Connolly  WAMC

Ray Connolly has published a number of books, including "Being Elvis." He also directed the television documentary "James Dean: The First American ...

9 John Lennon Quotes That Still Pack a Punch 38 Years After His Death (Photos)  Alton Telegraph

John Lennon died 38 years ago today. Read original story 9 John Lennon Quotes That Still Pack a Punch 38 Years After His Death (Photos) At TheWrap.

How Yoko Ono relentlessly pursued John Lennon  Daily Mail

John Lennon became mesmerized by Yoko Ono after she set her sights on him, writes author Ray Connolly in new book Being John Lennon: A Restless Life ...

Emily Hackett Covers John Lennon "Happy Xmas (War Is Over)" -  VENTS Magazine

Emily Hackett has re-released her cover of John Lennon's “Happy Xmas (War Is Over)” from last year, with a lyric video to accompany it, which you can watch it ...

Rock Legend Ronnie Spector Recalls Her Close Friendship (and Almost Romance!) with John Lennon  PEOPLE.com

Rock and roll legend Ronnie Spector reflects on the time she turned down one of the Beatles — and her friendship with the Rolling Stones.

Guess who! Popular radio duo are the spitting image of John Lennon and Yoko Ono  Daily Mail

They're one of Australia's most loveable on-air radio teams.

John Lennon's killer says he feels 'more and more shame' every year  The Guardian

Mark David Chapman told parole board members about his remorse at 10th hearing in August, according to transcript. Associated Press. Thu 15 Nov 2018 ...

Mars, John Lennon, and Yellow Vest Protests  KMOX

As we open this hour of the show, Ryan plays audio from Mars that NASA has released. Ryan also discusses upcoming and existing missions to Mars. After that ...

Inside the Montreal hotel room where John Lennon and Yoko Ono had their 1969 bed-in  Daily Mail

MailOnline was given a private tour of the swanky pad, located on the 17th floor of the Fairmont Queen Elizabeth in central downtown Montreal.

John Lennon joined Elton John onstage in New York City on this day in 1974  Creative Loafing Tampa

Today in rock history: On this date in 1974, former Beatle John Lennon made his final concert appearance. Lennon joined the top pop star of the day, Elton John, ...

John Lennon's lifeline: how Beatles fans learnt to love Yoko Ono  Telegraph.co.uk

Has anyone in pop culture divided opinion quite as much as Yoko Ono? She has gone from being one of the most reviled and demonised women in rock history ...

'Attention-Seeking' Yoko Ono Pursued John Lennon For Years Before Love Affair  Radar Online

Almost four decades after John Lennon was killed, a new book is revealing details about his passionate relationship with Yoko Ono. Learn more.

Today in History: John Lennon is murdered his apartment building (WEB)  Roodepoort Northsider

After committing the murder, Chapman waited calmly outside, reading a copy of The Catcher in the Rye.

Paul McCartney Saddened After Learning About Death Of Longtime Collaborator John Lennon  The Onion

NEW YORK—Expressing his grief and despair over his fallen friend, musical celebrity emeritus Paul McCartney was saddened Monday to learn that his longtime ...

Imagine no John Lennon  The Spinoff

Steve Braunias heads out to New Lynn to ponder two new books on His Holiness of the Church of Enduring Beatlemania, John Lennon. There is a new, ...

Paul McCartney Shares John Lennon-Inspired 'Dear Friend' Ahead of Wings Album Archive Release: Listen  Billboard

Paul McCartney shared two exclusive versions of the John Lennon-inspired track "Dear Friend" to mark the upcoming release of his 11-disc archive collection of ...

'Dakota Winters' author explains the art of capturing John Lennon  amNewYork

When John Lennon was shot to death in December 1980 outside his home at the Dakota, it was a horrific ending to a tumultuous year. Fifty-two Americans ...

John Lennon played Imagine for writer Ray Connolly at his home in Berkshire  Daily Mail

John Lennon tricked me when he first played Imagine to me. I was at his Tittenhurst Park estate in Berkshire one Saturday afternoon in 1971, when he told me ...

‘Jealous Guy’: Behind John Lennon’s Unflinchingly Honest Love Song  uDiscover Music

Beginning life as a song inspired by the Maharishi, John Lennon's Jealous Guy evolved to look at the insecurities and possessive nature of love.

Willie Nelson, Brandon Flowers, Aloe Blacc & More Perform 'All You Need is Love' In Honor of John Lennon: Watc  Billboard

The 75th birthday concert in honor of John Lennon will come to DVD in January with performances from Brandon Flowers, Steven Tyler and more.

Aircraft makes dramatic Liverpool John Lennon Airport landing after experiencing difficulties  Liverpool Echo

Emergency services on standby after pilot flagged up difficulties after take off.

Music Review: John Lennon - 'Imagine - The Ultimate Collection' (4 CD / 2 Blu-ray)  seattlepi.com

Quick-what is John Lennon's greatest achievement as a solo artist? Answer: his 1970 debut studio album, Plastic Ono Band. Every track a classic. Sparse ...

Rosanne Cash to Receive ‘John Lennon Award’ for Gun Violence Activism  Rolling Stone

Rosanne Cash has been named the recipient of the “John Lennon Real Love Award,” an honor she will accept at the 38th Annual John Lennon Tribute concert ...

Paul McCartney Shares Unheard 'Dear Friend' Demo About John Lennon  Dan's Papers

Paul McCartney recently shared a previously unreleased demo of "Dear Friend," a heartfelt message to John Lennon from his Wings "Wild Life" reissue.

How John Lennon's Trolling of Eric Clapton Birthed a Rock-and-Roll Classic  The Daily Beast

On Aug. 13, 1968, the Beatles convened in a small annex room adjacent to Abbey Road's studio two to take on a genre that was not their standard remit.

John Lennon and the Mystery of the Incarnation  INQUIRER.net

John Lennon of the famous Beatles Band said in 1965: “Christianity will go. It will vanish and shrink… We're more popular than Jesus now; I don't know which ...

Miley Cyrus, Sean Lennon to Sing 'Happy Xmas' on SNL  Best Classic Bands

Singer Miley Cyrus told Howard Stern this morning (December 12) that she and Sean Ono Lennon will sing John Lennon and Yoko Ono's “Happy Xmas (War is ...

John Lennon's Killer Says He Feels Shame  Radio.com

It was one of the most stunning events in music history: the murder of John Lennon in 1980. Now, the man who pulled the trigger is expressing remorse. Related: ...

Theft of John Lennon's possessions: Man to stand trial in Germany  The Straits Times

BERLIN - German prosecutors on Monday charged a 59-year-old man for the theft of numerous objects, including diaries, from the estate of the late Beatle John ...

Tekashi69, John Lennon, Iron Maiden, Etc.  CelebrityAccess ENCORE

Mark David Chapman says in a recent interview that he didn't want John Lennon to suffer but can't yet say he's 100 percent remorseful for killing the.

Paul McCartney Says His Song 'Dear Friend' For Late John Lennon Still Makes Him 'Very Emotional'  Closer Weekly

Paul McCartney still gets "very emotional" listening to his song "Dear Friend" for John Lennon who was killed almost four decades ago — get the details.

John Lennon's killer denied parole - News  Asheboro Courier Tribune

ALBANY, N.Y. — John Lennon's killer said he used hollow-point bullets to make sure the former Beatle died, but not suffer.“I secured those bullets to make sure ...

Star-studded 2015 John Lennon tribute concert being released in January on CD, DVD and vinyl  WFJA Classic Hits and Oldies 105.5 FM

On December 5, 2015, stars from various musical genres, including rock legends John Fogerty, Steven Tyler and Peter Frampton, came together in New York ...

Still waiting for Lennon's wish to come true  The Nation

Re: “Is God a transgender and/or a rapist? A theologian speaks…”, Have Your Say, yesterday.

Annie Liebovitz Commemorates 50 Years of Photography With Portrait Memoir  WABE 90.1 FM

Annie Liebovitz has photographed just about every famous celebrity in the last 50 years. Her career began as a commercial photographer for Rolling Stone ...

John Lennon's Tragic Childhood Made Him Never Want To Be Alone, New Book Reveals  Closer Weekly

According to a new book, John Lennon had a tragic childhood because he was abandoned by his parents and it made him never want to be alone — get the ...

John Lennon's killer says he feels "more and more shame" about the murder  Rock 107

Courtesy of Wende Correctional FacilityJohn Lennon's killer, Mark David Chapman, was denied parole for a 10th time this past August, and now a transcript of ...

Hear Jim James Cover Burt Bacharach’s ‘What the World Needs Now Is Love’  Rolling Stone

Jim James adds a ragged, ghostly edge to Burt Bacharach/Hal David's “What the World Needs Now Is Love” with his cover of the pop ballad for the Spotify ...

How the 'Benidorm of the Black Sea' is about to get MUCH easier to reach from Liverpool  Liverpool Echo

Wizz Air reveals new flight to city near Sunny Beach and Golden Sands.

Kevin Durant considers a world in which the Warriors three-peat, and it sounds awesome  The Mercury News

Kevin Durant said the Warriors, who have retired four jersey numbers, would be obligated to retire four more if the team three-peats this season.

Bengals Weekly Lineman: Christian Ringo stars behind Geno Atkins  Cincy Jungle

The Bengals seemed to have found a diamond in the rough amidst their mountain of injuries.

Pearl Jam Shares Pro-Shot Video Of "Rockin' In The Free World" Cover With Jack White [Watch]  Live for Live Music

Pearl Jam has shared pro-shot video of their recent collaboration with Jack White, as the rock outfit covered Neil Young's "Rockin' In The Free World".

Paul McCartney: Keeping It Real  Forbes

“I think people worry about things. And it doesn't matter how elevated you get, or your reputation gets, you still worry about things.” So said Paul McCartney to ...

Hillary Clinton boogies with John Kerry and King of Bollywood Shah Rukh Khan  Daily Mail

The former first lady, who was seen wearing a back brace this summer, looked fit as a fiddle as she boogied with the king of Bollywood himself, Shah Rukh ...

Hibs' Lennon lauds ex-club Celtic | Video | Watch TV Show  SkySports

Neil Lennon heaps praise on his ex-club Celtic and insists his Hibernian side must be at their 'very best' to get a result against them.

CBF Morning Run: Google, Montauk, Penzone, SaveTheCrew, Sibling Revelry, Rolling Stones, The Who and Mapfre - Columbus Business First  Columbus Business First

Happy Wednesday morning, Columbus. There is a certain amount of trust you build in the office. You trust your bosses to have your back. You trust your ...

The trendiest baby names for 2019  Global News

For 2019, experts say global names and non-binary names will be trendier than ever.

Ambani Wedding: Daughter of India's richest man ties the knot  Daily Mail

Business mogul Mukesh Ambani, 61, is decorating his towering 27-storey Mumbai home as he prepares to host hundreds of guests for the marriage of his ...

Spirit of Christmas alive in this backyard at Mawson  The Canberra Times

More than a few Canberra suburbs enjoy their own idiosyncratic Christmas celebrations and Carols by Randall Light in the backyard of a Mawson home is one ...

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 ...

Being John Lennon: A Restless Life by Ray Connolly review – just a complicated guy  The Guardian

There are several “definitive” biographies of John Lennon, and even more tomes claiming to provide the ultimate lowdown on the Beatles' well-documented ...

Christmas Albums By Rodney Crowell And The Monkees Capture The Spirit Of The Season  NPR Illinois | 91.9 UIS

TERRY GROSS, HOST: This is *FRESH* AIR. Every year, pop music artists release new albums of Christmas music. Some of them cover familiar holiday songs.

The candid, caustic side of John Lennon you don’t have to imagine  The Boston Globe

Every year on John Lennon's birthday — he would have turned 78 this coming Tuesday — the former Beatle is recalled and revered as a dreamer, the man who ...

Not the only one: how Yoko Ono helped create John Lennon's Imagine  The Guardian

A new book about the making of his 1971 solo album restores his artist wife to her crucial role in his musical life. She looks back to a time of peace and love ...

Hear Yoko Ono Mark John Lennon’s Birthday With New Version of ‘Imagine’  Rolling Stone

Yoko Ono unveiled a delicate rendition of the John Lennon classic “Imagine” on what would've been the late musician's 78th birthday. The track will appear on ...

John Lennon's Imagine: Yoko Ono Reflects on Tracks from the Enduring Classic  PEOPLE.com

Yoko Ono reflects on tracks from Imagine, the classic 1971 album she helped make with her husband, John Lennon.

10 Popular Baby Name Trends To Look Out For In 2019  HuffPost

As 2018 comes to a close, baby name experts are looking back at the name choices and trends that inspired parents of newborns this year. They're also looking ...

John Lennon and Paul McCartney's sons pose for Instagram selfie  Today.com

Sean Ono Lennon and James McCartney, the sons of John Lennon and Paul McCartney, respectively, posed for a selfie — and it's giving us Beatles flashbacks!

With new book, box set, John Lennon's iconic 'Imagine' album is celebrated by Yoko Ono  USA TODAY

The archival photos are jolting, and heart-rending, because you know where John and Yoko's life story eventually takes them. Dressed in olive drab and gazing ...

John Lennon and Yoko Ono's 'Imagine' Film Returning to Theaters  Ultimate Classic Rock

A restored and remixed version of John Lennon & Yoko Ono's Imagine will reach theaters around the world beginning on Sept. 17. The movie documents the ...

John Lennon’s New ‘Imagine’ Box Set: An Exclusive Guide  Rolling Stone

When John Lennon headed into the studio in 1971 to make his solo classic Imagine, wth Yoko Ono and Phil Spector, he had a lot to prove. He wanted to shake ...

Universal Pictures, Director Jean-Marc Vallée Board John Lennon & Yoko Ono Film  Deadline

EXCLUSIVE: Universal Pictures is in negotiations to option rights to an untitled drama about the epic love story between John Lennon and Yoko Ono, and ...

Moment hundreds of noisy Napoli fans arrive at Liverpool Lime Street  Liverpool Echo

Some of the black-clad supporters were making offensive chants under the watchful eye of police officers ahead of the Champions League tie.

Mixing John Lennon's Imagine: We meet engineer Rob Stevens  CNET

It's a dream job for an engineer. Rob Stevens tells us how he brings out the best in John Lennon's solo work.

John Lennon's Plea For A Slower Way Of Thinking  Forbes

"I'm just sitting here watching the wheels go round and round / I really love to watch them roll / No longer riding on the merry-go-round / I just had to let it go"

A Songwriting Mystery Solved: Math Proves John Lennon Wrote 'In My Life'  NPR

John Lennon and Paul McCartney have differing memories of who wrote the music for "In My Life." A mathematics professor has spent 10 years working with ...

Jean-Marc Vallée to direct John Lennon and Yoko Ono biopic  Consequence of Sound

Jean-Marc Vallee, known for Dallas Buyers Club and Big Little Lies, has been tapped to direct a forthcoming biopic focused on John Lennon and Yoko Ono's ...

Paul McCartney confirms John Lennon broke up The Beatles  Global News

Paul McCartney dropped by SiriusXM'S studios on Wednesday to pay a visit to Howard Stern's radio show, and the host — a huge fan of The Beatles — had ...

New book shows a young Fab Four at Abbey Road Studios in 1963  Daily Mail

Well-known British fashion photographer Norman Parkinson snapped The Beatles at their hotel and while they recorded songs at Abbey Road Studios in ...

The journey to re-'Imagine' John Lennon's iconic 1971 solo album  Los Angeles Times

An expanded box set delving deep into John Lennon's 1971 album "Imagine" allows listeners multiple ways to explore the work that yielded the globally beloved ...

Paul McCartney Recalls 'Writing Fast' With John Lennon  Ultimate Classic Rock

Paul McCartney recalled how he and John Lennon used to get excited at the idea of having a whole week to write a Beatles album.

John Lennon Complimented Paul McCartney's Writing Only Once  Ultimate Classic Rock

Paul McCartney said Beatles bandmate John Lennon had complimented his songwriting only once in September 2018 interview.

He did the impossible and made John Lennon sound like the Dalai Lama  The Washington Post

John Lennon wanted to sound like “the Dalai Lama singing from a mountaintop 25 miles away from the studio.” Luckily, the Beatles had Geoff Emerick.

John Lennon's killer denied parole for 10th time  The Guardian

Mark Chapman told by parole board in New York to wait two years before applying again.

John Lennon, Yoko Ono Documentary to Reveal the Untold Story of ‘Imagine’  Variety

A new feature documentary will use unseen archive and access to material from John Lennon's estate to relay the untold story behind his classic song “Imagine ...

John Lennon 'Worried' About How He'd Be Remembered  Ultimate Classic Rock

Paul McCartney recalled a moment in which Beatles bandmate John Lennon admitted he was worried about how he'd be remembered – and admitted that, ...

John Lennon and Yoko Ono Movie Underway  Ultimate Classic Rock

A movie exploring the epic love story of John Lennon and Yoko Ono was reported to be underway in October 2018.

Reimagining John Lennon’s Imagine album  CNET

Outdoing last year's Beatles masterpiece Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band remix, John Lennon's 1971 Imagine album loads on remixes, outtakes and ...

John Lennon was a philatelist  Boing Boing

Like many young (and old) people, John Lennon had a stamp collecting phase. His collection is now on view at the Smithsonian's National Post Museum in ...

The 15 Most Inspirational John Lennon Quotes  Entrepreneur

John Lennon's incredible way with words wasn't confined to Beatles lyrics. The British singer/songwriter/peace activist who co-founded the most popular rock ...

John Lennon, 'Imagine: The Ultimate Collection': Album Review  Ultimate Classic Rock

When Imagine was released in September 1971, John Lennon finally gave Beatles fans the album they wanted. His first three solo records were recorded and ...

Before He Was a Musician, John Lennon Was a Philatelist  Smithsonian.com

Marking the arrival of a new postage stamp, the musician's boyhood collection is on view at the National Postal Museum.

John Lennon & Yoko Ono's 'Imagine' Film Returns to Theaters: Inside the Restoration Process  Billboard

The 1972 film Imagine, which John Lennon and Yoko Ono co-directed, co-wrote and co-starred in, featuring cameos by Andy Warhol, Fred Astaire, Miles Davis, ...

John Lennon honoured with postage stamp  Newshub

All you need is 50c if you want to get your hands on the newest piece of Beatles memorabilia. The US Postal *Service* honoured John Lennon on Friday at ...

50 Years Ago: John and Cynthia Lennon's Tumultuous Marriage Ends  Ultimate Classic Rock

On Nov. 8, 1968, John and Cynthia Lennon's divorce became official. It brought to an end a tumultuous romance that included courtship, marriage, childbirth and ...

That 'insane' time Elton John jammed with John Lennon  New York Post

Having played nearly 3000 shows with Elton John since 1972, Davey Johnstone — the Rocket Man's trusted musical director and guitarist — says it's tough...

Who Wrote It: John Lennon Or Paul McCartney? Does Modern Statistical Analysis Have The Answer?  wgbh.org

It's a debate Beatles fans have had for decades about any number of songs in the Fab Four's catalog. One Harvard scientist was curious if modern statistics ...

John Lennon's killer, Mark David Chapman, denied parole for 'safety of society'  USA TODAY

John Lennon's killer, Mark David Chapman, has been denied parole for a 10th time and will remain behind bars for at least two more years.

When John Lennon and Yoko Ono Invited the World into Bed with Them  Artsy

In 1969, the lovers created a media sensation with “Bed-Ins” at hotels in Amsterdam and Montreal. Their goal? To show that peace and love might win after all.

Bette Midler Apologizes For Paraphrasing Lennon-Ono N-Word Song Title; Twitter Responds  Deadline

Bette Midler has apologized for paraphrasing the title of a 1972 John Lennon-Yoko Ono song — Midler wrote “N-word,” John & Yoko spelled it out — in an angry ...

 

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