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20 Great John Lennon Quotes & Lyrics From The Beatles Songs About Life, Love & Happiness  YourTango

John Lennon, co-founder of The Beatles, captivated audiences for decades with his brilliant songwriting and singing, as well as his activism. An advocate for ...

What Drove John Lennon Nuts About Paul's Greatest Beatles Song  Showbiz Cheat Sheet

After The Beatles broke up, one song Paul McCartney wrote seemed to follow John Lennon wherever he went.

A look through John Lennon's library: The Beatle's most influential books  Far Out Magazine

Have you ever wondered how books and literature shaped The Beatles man John Lennon's world? Wonder no more.

The Number Ones: John Lennon’s “Whatever Gets You Thru The Night”  Stereogum

In The Number Ones, I'm reviewing every single #1 single in the history of the Billboard Hot 100, starting with the chart's beginning, in 1958, and working my way ...

Why John Lennon Was So Happy the Day Before He Died  Showbiz Cheat Sheet

John Lennon's life had take several turns in the late 1970s. The day before he died, he saw everything going in the right direction.

The Beatles Icon John Lennon's Astonishing Never-Before-Seen Photo Has Been Leaked  Metalheadzone

The Beatles legend John Lennon's official Instagram account shared yet another golden worth photo of John Lennon, walking on the streets in New York.

John Lennon’s ’70s Tracksuit for Sale with $35,000 Asking Price  PEOPLE.com

John Lennon wore the blue suit during a trip he took to Denmark over New Years 1970 alongside wife Yoko Ono.

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 ...

The Story of... 'Imagine' by John Lennon  Smooth Radio

John Lennon's seminal 'Imagine' is one of the most celebrated pieces of music of all time.

The 'Sgt. Pepper's' Song by Paul That John Lennon Would 'Never Dream of Writing'  Showbiz Cheat Sheet

On every Beatles album, you see the majority of songs credited as Lennon-McCartney tunes. However, after the early days of John and Paul writing “I Want to ...

John Lennon's Tracksuit from 1970s Trip with Yoko Ono Goes Up for Sale  TMZ

John Lennon and Yoko Ono had some serious swag back in the day, and now a piece of their stylish relationship can be yours ... if you've got an eye for 5-figure ...

Did John Lennon or Paul McCartney Write 'Eleanor Rigby'?  Showbiz Cheat Sheet

After The Beatles broke up, John Lennon and Paul McCartney mostly agreed on who wrote what. But they both claimed big parts of 'Eleanor Rigby.'

The Great Paul McCartney Song John Lennon Was Glad He Didn't Write  Showbiz Cheat Sheet

While there were some Paul McCartney songs John Lennon admired, others he didn't care about at all. This Paul classic is one he was glad he didn't write.

The Beatles Legend John Lennon's Secret Interview About Paul McCartney Exposed  Metalheadzone

Official Instagram account of legendary John Lennon shared a golden worth new photo on the page and revealed the interview John had with Stuart Hers in ...

Why George Harrison's Book Hurt John Lennon So Much  Showbiz Cheat Sheet

When George Harrison published his autobiography, John Lennon spoke of how hurt he was by it. Here's why George's book had such an effect on him.

What John Lennon Hated About the 'Abbey Road' Album  Showbiz Cheat Sheet

'Abbey Road' has always been considered one of the best Beatles albums. But John Lennon definitely wasn't a fan of it.

The Paul McCartney Songs John Lennon Called 'Paul's Last Gasp'  Showbiz Cheat Sheet

Paul McCartney wrote several classic songs just before the Beatles' breakup. John Lennon called them Paul's 'last gasp,' creatively -- even counting Wings.

The Beatles' John Lennon Plays One of The Weirdest Instrument Photo Unearthed  Metalheadzone

John Lennon's official Instagram page revealed a really rare photo of The Beatles star playing a bizarre instrument, alphorn (also known as 'Labraphone.') Here.

John Lennon Was "Easiest" Icon To Work With, Says Producer Jack Douglas  iHeartRadio

Douglas has produced Aerosmith, Cheap Trick, Alice Cooper and many others, but no one was better company than John Lennon. | iHeartRadio.

Elton John's Name Change, John Lennon, & Rocketman's Sneaky Little Embellishment  Refinery29

"Rocketman" tells the story of Elton John's life, and his name change. But there's one detail that seems to good to be true. It just might be.

Why John Lennon Didn't Bother Listening to Paul McCartney's Solo Records  The Cheat Sheet

By the late '70s, John Lennon and Paul McCartney had settled most of their differences. But John still wouldn't listen to Paul's records.

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...

The First Beatles Song That Had John Lennon Telling His Own Life Story  Showbiz Cheat Sheet

When John Lennon began telling his own story in Beatles songs, everything changed for him a songwriter. This song was the start.

Q&A: Rain's Steve Landes on inhabiting John Lennon and how, yes, the Beatles are underrated  The Missoulian

Rain is a longtime Beatles tribute band who have performed internationally and on Broadway embodying the Fab Four, from wearing wigs and costumes to ...

Liam Gallagher fears John Lennon's rocking chair is haunted  Metro.co.uk

Singer Liam Gallagher admits he gets 'freaked out' by John Lennon's rocking chair sometimes. The ex-Oasis star has said that he now owns the legendary ...

50 years since John Lennon and Yoko Ono staged their Montreal 'bed-in'  Minnesota Public Radio News

It's been 50 years since John Lennon and Yoko Ono staged their "bed-in" at Fairmont The Queen Elizabeth Hotel in Montreal. (They held a similar bed-in several ...

Elton John Auction Includes Costumes and Birthday Collage from John Lennon  TMZ

Two Elton John stage costumes and one wacky collage from his friends are up for grabs in an online auction.

Montreal Hotel Celebrates 50th Anniversary of John Lennon's Bed-in for Peace  Travel Market Report

Exhibits, concerts, guided tours of the iconic suite and a year-long special package allow visitors to relive the once-in-a-generation epic moment.

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.

The Beatles Icon John Lennon's 51-Years-Old Typewritten Lyrics Has Been Exposed  Metalheadzone

The Beatles icon John Lennon's official Instagram page shared yet another golden worth document from 1968. Here's what they wrote: "REVOLUTION, 1968 ...

WorldLink: In bed with John Lennon and Yoko Ono  Deutsche Welle

On May 26, 1969, John Lennon and Yoko Ono held the second of their famous Bed-Ins for Peace in Montreal, Canada. It was part of their infamous protest ...

The No. 1 Beatles Song John and Paul Recorded Without George or Ringo  Showbiz Cheat Sheet

On this late Beatles classic, John Lennon and Paul McCartney went into the studio alone and left with the band's last No. 1 hit in the UK.

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 ...

What Paul McCartney Was Really Singing About in His Classic 'Blackbird'  Showbiz Cheat Sheet

Paul McCartney wasn't one to insert political messages into his songs. But he said he approached things differently with "Blackbird."

50 Years-Old Cryptic Letter of The Beatles Frontman John Lennon Has Been Leaked  Metalheadzone

The Beatles legend John Lennon's official Instagram page shared yet another golden worth ABECEDARIUM letter of John. Here is John's letter: ...

WATCH: Randall Hedden speed paints John Lennon portrait  MyWabashValley.com

VINCENNES, Ind. (WTWO/WAWV) - Artist and former Vincennes resident Randall Hedden created a portrait of John Lennon in a matter of minutes. He will ...

Joan Baez's Favorite Protest Songs: Bob Dylan, John Lennon and More  Rolling Stone

Joan Baez played the final American concert of her five decade career at Port Chester, New York's Capitol Theater on May 5th. She heads over to Europe next ...

Did John Lennon or Paul McCartney Write 'In My Life'?  Showbiz Cheat Sheet

"In My Life" (1965) was a legitimate breakthrough in Beatles songwriting. But there has been a dispute about who actually wrote it.

John Lennon's 51 Years-Old Secret Letter To His Fan Has Been Exposed  Metalheadzone

John Lennon of The Beatles' verified Instagram account has shared a photo of the little-known letter which John Lennon wrote to his fan, Mr. Bulla from India.

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.

John Lennon and Yoko Ono's Little-Known 'Instant Karma' Story Revealed  Metalheadzone

Co-founder of The Beatles, legendary John Lennon's official Instagram account shared a little-known story about John and Yoko Ono. Here is the story: ...

Nevada County Police Blotter: Man reported to be yelling about John Lennon, popsicle sticks  The Union of Grass Valley

Grass Valley Police DepartmentSunday7:04 a.m. — A caller from Sutton Way and Plaza Drive reported being woken up at 4:30 a.m., when a vehicle crashed ...

Did John Lennon or Paul McCartney Quit The Beatles First?  The Cheat Sheet

There were no dispensable Beatles. That has been the case since the group decided to fire Pete Best and hire Ringo to join the band full-time in 1962. In the late ...

Paul McCartney Offensive John Lennon Remark Revealed  Alternative Nation

The Beatles icon Paul McCartney confirmed that John Lennon wanted to put Adolf Hitler on the cover of Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band, and revealed a ...

Montreal hotel celebrates 50th anniversary of bed-in by John Lennon and Yoko Ono  The Straits Times

MONTREAL (AFP) - John Lennon and Yoko Ono spent a week in pajamas in 1969 at The Queen Elizabeth hotel in Montreal, welcoming journalists and ...

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.

Excess of Expression: John Lennon 1969-72  Cherwell Online

'Why was it that, in putting self- expression, politics and philosophical substance at the forefront of his artistic agenda, Lennon's music ended up failing to ...

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 ...

Beatles' meetings with extended family in Wellington during band's 1964 New Zealand tour  New Zealand Herald

Beatles John Lennon and Ringo Starr met extended family members in Wellington in 1964.

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, ...

From the Editor: Words that go together well - a belated homage to Father's Day (copy) (copy)  Colorado Springs Gazette

By Michelle Karas. When I was young, my dad was a fan of Gordon Lightfoot, Don McLean and Simon & Garfunkel, played on 8-track tapes in his behemoth ...

How Did Paul McCartney Become a Billionaire?  Showbiz Cheat Sheet

There are many famous rock stars still alive, but only one has become a billionaire. Here's how former Beatle Paul McCartney did it.

'Give Peace a Chance': New silver coin celebrates John Lennon and Yoko Ono  Coast Mountain News

It's been 50 years since John Lennon and Yoko Ono recorded anti-war anthem Give Peace A Chance inside a suite at the Queen Elizabeth Hotel in Montreal.

#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.

Fans boost numbers at Liverpool John Lennon Airport  Travel Weekly UK

Passenger numbers at Liverpool John Lennon Airport rose by 2% year-on-year in May to almost 480,000. Numbers were boosted by Channel Islands carrier ...

The Beatles' first contract with Brian Epstein to be auctioned  BBC News

The Beatles' first contract with manager Brian Epstein is expected to sell for about £300,000 at auction. Paul McCartney, John Lennon, George Harrison and ...

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.

Fans share WPLJ moments as it goes off air for good — the 1st time since John Lennon died  NorthJersey.com

The last time New York radio station WPLJ went silent, it was because Yoko Ono asked it to. On Friday, the iconic New York station, on the air since 1971, goes ...

Which Beatle Played the Tricky Keyboard Solo on 'In My Life'?  Showbiz Cheat Sheet

John Lennon wrote the music and lyrics for the classic 'In My Life,' but he didn't play the keyboard solo. Here's who knocked it out in the studio.

Paul McCartney Gave Fans a Nostalgic Magical Mystery Tour in Arlington Show  Dallas Observer

A review of Paul McCartney's Friday night show at Globe Life Park in Arlington, where he catered to a nostalgic audience.

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 ...

‘Haze’ abounds as Michigan struggles to regulate recreational marijuana  Green Bay Press Gazette

These are some of the stories of Michigan's pot prohibition era.

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 ...

The Secret History of Paul McCartney, the Jewish Beatle  Forward

John Lennon said, 'Show business is an extension of the Jewish religion.' But Paul McCartney lived it.

Liverpool John Lennon Airport issues urgent advice for Reds fans  Liverpool Echo

Important information for fans keen to get a glimpse of the squad.

Pot transport, recreation businesses request Plymouth permits  Wicked Local

PLYMOUTH – More marijuana-related firms want to do business in Plymouth. The Select Board has asked the two companies to take a number. Plymouth Armor ...

First pictures of Liverpool arriving home at John Lennon airport with the Champions League trophy  Liverpool Echo

The plane from Madrid touched down at 1pm today.

Death Cab For Cutie at Masonic Temple, 5 Things to Know  The Oakland Press

Death Cab For Cutie is very much alive after an eventful past five years.

Cult Movie: Neither Lennon nor Lester can claim victory in How I Won The War  The Irish News

RICHARD Lester worked with some impressive actors in his time. John Lennon was not one of them. Yet it is for his films with that quarter of the Fab Four that the ...

Review: John Cusack, Jones Hall, June 16, 2019  Houston Press

A Houston audience filled Jones Hall yesterday for an anniversary screening of John Cusack's breakout film, Say Anything, and then to engage in some Q&A ...

Jon Meacham and Tim McGraw: How Country Music Explains America’s Divided History  The New York Times

It's never just about right versus left. In songs and in politics, things are more complicated.

Liverpool John Lennon Airport plays pivotal role in LFC's Champions League Final success  The Guide Liverpool

Almost as soon as the final whistle blew at the end of Liverpool's dramatic semi-final second leg game against Barcelona, planning got underway to ensure that ...

Sing along to your favourite Beatles hits with this tribute band at Dubai Opera  What's On Dubai

The Bootleg Beatles will be performing at Dubai Opera on Thursday November 21...

LFC fan mows message to players into grass next to airport runway  Liverpool Echo

The mystery gardener told the ECHO the story behind his special message to Liverpool fans and players flying to Madrid.

Your morning briefing: What you should know for Tuesday, June 18  Evening Standard

Boris to break cover for TV debates Boris Johnson is set to break his cover and take part in TV debates as the battle for the Tory crown heats up. Conservative ...

It happened today - this day in history - June 18  Yellow Advertiser

1583: The first life insurance policy was sold in London.

The Clash or Johnny Cash? Listen closely to Dems' walk-out songs  CNN

Benjamin Schoening writes that the songs the 2020 Democratic candidates choose to walk out to don't just tell us about their music tastes --- they also establish ...

Paul Manafort not going to Rikers Island, will remain in federal custody after DOJ rejects move, source says  Fox News

The Justice Department has rejected New York County District Attorney Cy Vance Jr.'s attempt to have former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort ...

Zuckerberg Deepfake Video Left Up by Facebook as Concern About the Tech Grows  Cheddar

By Rebecca Heilweil. A deepfake video of Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg recently uploaded to Instagram is increasing awareness of the technology's dangers ...

What happened when we tried the 'Uber of buses' in Liverpool  Liverpool Echo

We gave the exciting new public transport system a go - and this is what we found out.

'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 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, ...

CNN Can't Figure Out Why Their Ratings Suck But This Segment Offers The Perfect Insight  Townhall

It's no secret CNN has had their fair share of troubles with ratings. They can't seem to figure out why Fox News continually has higher ratings than them or why ...

Every Nirvana Song, Ranked  Vulture

What are the best Nirvana songs? And which are the worst? Thirty years after the Seattle grunge band's debut album, we look back at the Kurt Cobain–led ...

US visa application: Can you still get an Esta if you've taken drugs?  The Independent

After a British tourist was banned from entering the US for 10 years over a text referring to taking cocaine, here's everything you need to know about how ...

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, ...

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 ...

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.

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.

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'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 ...

Iran Threatens to Break Nuclear Deal's Uranium Stockpile Limit  The Daily Beast

Tensions with Iran just keep on escalating. In the latest major development, Iran on Monday morning threatened to break the uranium stockpile limit it agreed to ...

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.

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.

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

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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 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'

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.

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 ...

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 ...

 

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