Yoko Ono

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Yoko Ono was born into power and wealth at 8:30 AM Tokyo time..on a snowy February 18, 1933 to her parents, Eisuke Ono and Isoko Yasuda Ono. Yoko was born at her great-grandmother's palatial estate overlooking Tokyo, with the emperor's compound located nearby. A staff of thirty servants attended to the family's every need.

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10 Acts You Had No Idea Were Playing Glastonbury

23rd June 2014 -

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Part of Glastonbury’s enduring reputation is its propensity for composing a line-up that is extensive that a wealth of acts will pass by unnoticed. We’ve sieved through the thousands of acts who will be making...

Beatles Mania Sweeps Grammys As Paul McCartney, Ringo Starr Reunite To Perform

27th January 2014 -

 News

Sir Paul McCartney and Ringo Starr reunited at last night's Grammy Awards in LA with their first joint public performance in over three years. The former Beatles and only surviving members of the sixties pop...

Yoko Ono & Paul McCartney- Best Pals: They Can Drink Coffee and Watch Breaking Bad Together

1st November 2013 -

 News

Oh man – mates. Mates are great. I’ve got some mates, and I drink coffee with them and talk about Breaking Bad. But for the past million decades, or however long ago when people thought...

Yoko Ono Blows A Kiss To Paparazzi Outside 'Letterman'

9th October 2013 -

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Musician and peace activist Yoko Ono blows a kiss and waves at paparazzi as she arrives outside the New York studios for 'The Late Show with David Letterman'. She is wearing her trademark round sunglasses...

Yoko Ono Tops The Dance Chart With Remixes Of 1981's Electro-Pop Hit, 'Walking On Thin Ice'

27th September 2013 -

 News

Yoko Ono's re-envisaged single album, 'Walking On Thin Ice 2013' has become the pop culture icon's 11th chart topper after it rose to the top of the Billboard Hot 100 Dance Club Play chart to...

Yoko Ono's Meltdown Performers Include Boy George, Patti Smith And Thurston Moore

4th April 2013 -

 News

Yoko Ono has announced the bulk of the names for her Meltdown Festival line-up to take place in London this year, with the former wife of John Lennon staying true to her vision to create...

John Lennon's Bloodstained Glasses: What Happened on December 8, 1980?

22nd March 2013 -

 News

As an artist, Yoko Ono is familiar with the phrase "a picture paints a thousand words," and she hopes the age-old saying will prove true in the debate to change America's gun law debate. This...

Yoko Ono Tweeted John Lennon's Bloody Glasses in Support of Gun Control

21st March 2013 -

 News

The latest person to add her support to the gun control movement in the US has been Yoko Ono.This comes as absolutely no surprise, as Ono has never shied away from backing a social justice...

Yoko Ono Tweets Photograph of John Lennon’s Blood Stained Glasses (Photo)

21st March 2013 -

 News

Yoko Ono has made a powerful contribution to America’s intense gun law debate by tweeting a photograph of the blood-stained glasses of husband John Lennon, who was gunned down in New York 33 years ago....

'Lennon Bermuda' John Lennon Book And Double Cd Boxset Released April 29th 2013

18th February 2013 -

 Press

'Know that he loved and was immensely inspired by Bermuda.' - Yoko OnoA significant and largely untold story of John Lennon's life is now vividly documented in the new book and accompanying double CD 'Lennon...

Yoko Blames Paul For The Beatles Split

29th December 2012 -

 News

Yoko Ono claims Paul McCartney is the reason why the Beatles split and it was not, as many others claim, her at the root of the band's disintegration.In a recently unarchived interview between her and...

Mick Jagger's Secret Love Letters Fetch A Premium at Auction

12th December 2012 -

 News

Fascinating insights into the life of Mick Jagger via love letters sell for double their estimation, reaching over £180,000 for all 10 letters, The Telegraph Reports. The letters, written in Australia during the filming of...

Yoko Ono Launches Unusual Clothing Line

29th November 2012 -

 News

Yoko Ono; the Japanese artist, author, and peace activist is best known for her marriage to John Lennon and her work in avant-garde art, music and filmmaking. She isn't particularly renown for her work in...

Yoko Ono Announced as Curator of Meltdown Festival 2013

8th November 2012 -

 News

We can’t think of many better ways to celebrate a birthday than curating an entire festival (so long as we don’t have to help out with loading gear in and out and all that rigmarole...

'You can't blame Yoko for anything': Paul McCartney Sits Down with David Frost

29th October 2012 -

 News

For four decades Beatles fans have blamed Yoko Ono for the band's demise. However, in a revealing interview with Sir Paul McCartney, the legendary singer has shed light on many aspects of himself and the...

Will Karl Lagerfeld Design Keira Knightley's Wedding Dress

12th October 2012 -

 News

Keira Knightley hit the town in support of fashion powerhouse and personal friend Karl Lagerfeld as he unveiled Chanel's The Little Black Jacket exhibition in London on Thursday night (October 11, 2012).Although not in a...

John Lennon's 72nd Birthday Celebrated, His Legacy Lives On

10th October 2012 -

 News

There are few people that have ever lived, who have changed the world and made such an enormous impact, that subsequently results in their memory being upheld, almost as sacred, all over the world, decades...

Yoko Ono, Yes, I'm A Witch, Feature

21st February 2007 -

 Video

Yoko Ono Yes, I'm A Witch Feature Millions are familiar with the name Yoko Ono. Her music has been heralded, embraced by, and inspirational to an entire new generation of musicians - themselves currently challenging...

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