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Bob Geldof's Live Aid Worries

Bob Geldof was terrified he wouldn't be able to pull off Live Aid.The singer-and-political activist - who organised the event alongside rocker Midge Ure on July 13 1985 to raise funds for famine relief in...

Kim Cattrall's Liverpool Fellowship

Kim Cattrall has received an honorary fellowship from Liverpool John Moores University.The 'Sex and the City 2' actress - who was born in the British city before moving to Canada as a child - addressed...

Sean Lennon Defends Gaga Snap

JOHN LENNON's son SEAN has been blasted by fans of the late BEATLES star for allowing LADY GAGA to play the musician's iconic piano.Lennon and Yoko Ono's son posted a snap on Twitter.com of the...

Mccartney Stuns With Appearance At Starr's Birthday Show

RINGO STARR's 70th birthday celebrations ended in Fab Four style on Wednesday night (07Jul10) when the drummer's former BEATLES bandmate PAUL MCCARTNEY joined him onstage at Radio City Music Hall in New York.The two pals...

Ringo Starr Turns 70 With Peace And Love

Ringo Starr celebrated his 70th birthday yesterday (07.07.10) with a party in New York's Times Square.The former Beatle stepped outside the Hard Rock Cafe at midday with his friends and family, including wife Barbara Bach,...

Beatles Label Lets Tracks Go Online

Executives at THE BEATLES' record label have paved the way for the Fab Four's tracks to go online after signing a deal to release 15 albums by other artists onto the web.The band's music has...

Starr Thrilled With 70th Birthday Drum Honour

Former BEATLES star RINGO STARR is thrilled with his latest drumming honour - a prized golden snare is to go on show at the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York to mark his 70th...

Starr Urges Fans To Mark His 70th Birthday

BEATLES drummer RINGO STARR is urging fans to think of him on his 70th birthday later this week (beg05Jul10) and mark the milestone by making the iconic peace hand symbol.The musician will reach the landmark...

Spacey Sings With Mccartney

KEVIN SPACEY's dream of singing with a BEATLE came true on Thursday night (01Jul10) when he took to the stage with SIR PAUL MCCARTNEY at a charity concert in London.The Hollywood actor persuaded the music...

Starr's Drum To Become Museum Exhibit

RINGO STARR is set for a very special honour to mark his upcoming 70th birthday - the gold-plated drum he bashed on the BEATLES' 1964 U.S. tour is to become a museum item in New...

Paul Mccartney Let's Butt Be

Sir Paul McCartney turned down a request to sign a fan's butt during a concert yesterday (27.06.10).The Beatles legend spotted the wish on a placard being held up by the cheeky admirer during his headlining...

Stevie Wonder Closes Show With Eavis

Stevie Wonder closed Glastonbury last night (27.06.10) by performing with organiser Michael Eavis. The legendary musician headlined the final evening of the world famous festival with a performance of his biggest hits, including 'Signed, Sealed,...

Paul Mccartney Young At Heart

Sir Paul McCartney doesn't feel his age.The 68-year-old singer - who penned a track called 'When I'm Sixty-Four' with his former band The Beatles - still loves performing and claims music feels as fresh to...

Lennon Doodle Raises $56,000

A doodle drawn by late BEATLES star JOHN LENNON has raised nearly $56,000 (£37,250) at auction.The caricature was scribbled by the musician during one of his famous 1969 'Bed-In' demonstrations with his wife Yoko Ono...

Paul Mccartney Laughs At Beatles Facts

Sir Paul McCartney says many films about The Beatles are "not true".The legendary musician - who was joined in the band by Ringo Starr, and the late John Lennon and George Harrison - insists many...

Coin Collector Paul Mccartney

Sir Paul McCartney once had pennies thrown at him by a group of "unruly youths". The Beatles legend admits the group - also comprising Ringo Starr and the late John Lennon and George Harrison -...

Lennon's Lyrics Fetch $1.2 Million At Auction

JOHN LENNON's handwritten lyrics for the BEATLES song A DAY IN THE LIFE have sold for a staggering $1.2 million (£800,000) at an auction in New York.Lennon's scrawled notes were purchased by a private American...

Paul Mccartney's Greek Escape Blocked

Sir Paul McCartney realised how famous he was when he could no longer holiday in Greece.The 'Hey Jude' hitmaker admits he loved escaping to Europe when The Beatles - also comprising Ringo Starr and the...

Lennon's Drunken On-stage Toilet Humour

JOHN LENNON was once so drunk during an early BEATLES gig, he graced the stage dressed only in his underwear - with a toilet seat hanging around his neck.Sir Paul MCCartney reveals his late bandmate...

Paul Mccartney's Daughter Marries

Sir Paul McCartney's daughter has got married in secret.The Beatles legend was not present to see 40-year-old Mary McCartney - his eldest daughter with late wife Linda - tie the knot with Simon Aboud, 44,...

Man Who Brought The Beatles Together Dies

The man credited with bringing the BEATLES together has died at his home in England.Bassist Ken Brown was found dead at his house in Essex, south-east England, on Monday (14Jun10) after a concerned relative raised...

Mccartney's Daughter Weds

SIR PAUL MCCARTNEY's daughter MARY has married in secret at the same place the BEATLES star wed her late mother LINDA.The Let It Be hitmaker had no idea his eldest daughter was planning to marry...

Paul Mccartney's 'Humbling' Performance

Sir Paul McCartney found performing for Barack Obama a "humbling" experience.The former Beatles frontman - who recently sung hit tune 'Ebony and Ivory' alongside Stevie Wonder for the US president - said when he wrote...

Mccartney's Festival Tribute To Hendrix

SIR PAUL MCCARTNEY paid tribute to the late JIMI HENDRIX during his headlining set at Britain's Isle of Wight festival on Sunday (13Jun10), admitting he was overwhelmed to learn the rocker was a big fan...

Starr: 'I'll Never Write An Autobiography'

RINGO STARR has ruled out writing an autobiography - because readers would only be interested in his life as a BEATLE.The drummer admits he'd rather write about his youth in the occasional song - because...

Eccleston Thrilled To Play Lennon

Former DR. WHO star CHRISTOPHER ECCLESTON jumped at the chance to play JOHN LENNON in new BBC film LENNON NAKED - because he has always been "fascinated" by the former BEATLES star.The actor, who bears...

Mccartney Serenades Michelle Obama

SIR PAUL MCCARTNEY serenaded America's First Lady MICHELLE OBAMA with an apt BEATLES favourite on Wednesday (02Jun10) as he was honoured at the White House.President Barack Obama presented the star with the third Gershwin Prize...

Mccartney Can Only 'Conjure Up' A Handful Of Beatles Hits

SIR PAUL MCCARTNEY rarely performs requests from fans wanting to hear the BEATLES back catalogue - because he can't remember most of the Fab Four's hits.MCCartney was honoured at the White House on Wednesday (02Jun10)...

Yoko Ono - An Oasis Fan?

Yoko Ono wants Oasis to reform.John Lennon's widower has spoken out on her weekly online question and answer session that she enjoyed the group from Manchester's music and believes the industry "needs" them.She said: "I...

Paul Mccartney Performing For President

Sir Paul McCartney is to receive the coveted Gershwin Prize for Popular Song from Barack Obama next week.The former Beatles star will accept the accolade at a special ceremony at the White House in Washington...

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