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Album Signed By John Lennon For His Killer Is Put Up For Sale

An album signed by John Lennon for his murderer Mark Chapman is to be put up for sale for $1.8 million.The Beatles icon signed the 'Double Fantasy' record for Chapman a matter of hours before...

Ringo Starr: I Love Using Emojis On Twitter

Ringo Starr loves using emojis.The 77-year-old former Beatle runs his own Twitter account and has revealed he revels in using the digital signs to communicate with his online following, which totals more than 1.6 million...

Yoko Ono To Receive Songwriting Credit For John Lennon's 'Imagine'

46 years after it first became a hit, Yoko Ono is set to be given a songwriting credit on her late husband John Lennon’s song ‘Imagine’.The move was apparently announced at an event for the...

Yoko Ono To Receive Writing Credit On Imagine

Yoko Ono is to receive a songwriting credit on John Lennon's 'Imagine'.The 1971 classic was the best-selling single of the Beatles legend's solo career and his widow was one the main inspirations and influences behind...

Liam Gallagher's Fashion Label Pretty Green To Release Beatles Inspired Range

Liam Gallagher's clothing line is set to launch a new range honouring the 50th anniversary of The Beatles album 'Sgt Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band'.The 44-year-old musician is the founder of clothing brand Pretty Green,...

Lana Del Rey Collaborating With Stevie Nicks?

Lana Del Rey has reportedly recruited Stevie Nicks for her upcoming album.The 31-year-old musician is currently working on her fourth studio record 'Lust For Life', and according to Pitchfork.com the Fleetwood Mac legend will be...

Ringo Starr 'Loves' Justin Bieber

Ringo Starr is a fan of Justin Bieber.The 76-year-old music icon - who is best known for being the drummer in the Beatles - has admitted to liking the 'Sorry' hitmaker, but Ringo doesn't think...

The Nappy Changingman: Paul Weller To Be A Dad Again

Paul Weller is to become a father for the eighth time.The 58-year-old rocker's second wife Hannah Andrews - who is more than 30 years Paul's junior - is expecting the couple's third child due this...

Angel Baby Singer Dies At 71

The Rosie and the Originals frontwoman, who suffered from muscle pain disorder fibromyalgia, died in her sleep on Thursday (30Mar17), according to a statement released by her daughter. Hamlin rose to fame...

Paul Mccartney Working On New Lp With Greg Kurstin

Sir Paul McCartney is working with Adele's producer Greg Kurstin on his new album. The 74-year-old Beatles legend is currently halfway through his first record since 2013's 'New' and while he is thrilled to be...

George Takei Mistook For Yoko Ono

George Takei was mistaken for Yoko Ono on the Subway in New York.The 79-year-old actor - who is married to long-term partner Brad Altman - wore shades in a bid to go incognito on Thursday...

First Footage Of The Beatles Unearthed In Police Film

The Liverpool Police film, discovered recently by Peter Hodgson and posted on Facebook, appears to feature John Lennon, Paul MCCartney and his brother Michael, who tells the Liverpool Echo he wouldn't be surprised...

Wyclef Jean 'Stalked' Emeli Sande Before Their Collaboration

Wyclef Jean ''stalked'' Emeli Sande to convince her to appear on his new album.The 47-year-old star is a long-time fan of Emeli and has revealed he was desperate for her to appear on his new...

Yoko Ono And John Lennon 'Love Story' Movie Announced

John Lennon and Yoko Ono’s relationship and work will form the basis of a new film, which will be produced by Ono herself with the help of the Oscar-nominated writer of The Theory of Everything.The...

Yoko Ono To Produce John Lennon Love Story Movie

Yoko Ono is producing a movie that will explore her relationship with John Lennon.The 83-year-old star, who is the widow of the Beatles icon, is to document the couple's complex love story and their protests...

Yoko Ono Developing Film About Romance With John Lennon

The Japanese artist was married to The Beatles icon from 1969 until his tragic death in 1980, when he was shot dead by deranged fan Mark David Chapman outside the couple's New York...

The Beatles Love Me Do Drum Kit To Be Auctioned

The Beatles' drum kit used on 'Love Me Do' is to be auctioned.The band - comprised of surviving members Sir Paul McCartney and Ringo Starr, and the late John Lennon and George Harrison - achieved...

Sir Paul Mccartney Suing Sony Over Beatles Ownership

Sir Paul McCartney is suing Sony over the ownership of several Beatles songs.The 74-year-old musician gained worldwide fame as a member of the Beatles, alongside John Lennon, George Harrison, and Ringo Starr, and is now...

Wes Anderson Starts Filming New Isle Of Dogs Animated Movie

Wes Anderson has started filming the 'Isle of Dogs'.The 47-year-old director - who has previously helmed the 2009 animation 'Fantastic Mr Fox' - will team up with an A-list cast that includes Yoko Ono, Bill...

Steven Tyler To Auction Car For Charity

Steven Tyler is putting his car up for auction for charity. The 68-year-old rocker has joined forces with a team of celebrities to donate one of his cars - a 2012 Hennessey Venom GT...

John Lennon Warned About Death

John Lennon was warned he'd be ''shot on an island'' 11 years before his death.The Beatles legend was tragically gunned down by Mark Chapman on the New York island of Manhattan in 1980, but was...

Yoko Ono Demands Gun Control On Anniversary Of John Lennon's Death

The Beatles rocker was gunned down by crazed fan Mark Chapman outside his Manhattan home on 8 December 1980. He was just 40 when he died. Yoko, 83, who married...

John Lennon Fans Offered Two Events To Remember Slain Beatles Star In Los Angeles

The Lennon Report, a docu-drama chronicling the day Lennon died in New York, will premiere at The Crest theatre hours after the late Brit is saluted as part of a tribute and memorial...

John Lennon Sgt. Pepper's Era Piano Up For Auction

The red-and-black John Broadwood and Sons upright piano is estimated to fetch up to $1.8 million (GBP1.4 million) when it goes under the hammer at Sotheby's A Rock & Roll Anthology: From Folk...

Liam Gallagher's Solo Lp Is 'Acoustic' And 'Lennony'

Liam Gallagher's debut solo album is a collection of acoustic tracks inspired by John Lennon.The 44-year-old rocker has given fans a taste of what to expect from his eagerly-anticipated record and one thing he was...

John Lennon Lambasts Paul Mccartney In Auction Letter Worth $20,000

A scolding letter written by John Lennon to Linda and Paul McCartney is expected to fetch upwards of $20,000 at auction in Boston, Massachusetts, though it's not clear who the seller is. The closing bid...

John Lennon's Angry Letter To Paul Mccartney Is Up For Sale

The type-written 1971 letter, which proves the two Beatles weren't always best friends, is available at an upcoming RR Auction in Boston, Massachusetts. In it, Lennon bashes MCCartney and his then-wife Linda...

John Lennon's Mbe Letter To Queen Valued At $73,500

The correspondence was recently discovered in a record collection stored in the anonymous owner's attic. It is a version of a famous note Lennon wrote to the Queen in 1969 informing her...

Lady Gaga Gatecrashes Wedding Photo Shoot

The singer-actress was visiting Central Park's Strawberry Fields with a film crew on Monday afternoon, when she saw a Japanese couple posing for snaps in their wedding attire at the John Lennon memorial....

Johnny Marr Felt Like Yoko Ono

Johnny Marr has compared himself to Yoko Ono.The legendary guitarist thinks John Lennon's widow - who was widely blamed for splitting up The Beatles - is the only person to have reached the level of...

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