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Beth Ditto Wants Baby Yoko

Beth Ditto wants to have a baby - and plans to call her child Yoko.The openly lesbian Gossip singer has started a relationship with a long-time friend, known only as Kristin, and the pair have...

20th September 2010

Lennon's Son Forging Photography Career

JOHN LENNON's son JULIAN is hoping to step out of his famous father's shadow by forging a new career in photography.The 47-year-old rocker has released five albums throughout his career and is expected to return...

20th September 2010

Ono: 'Lennon Would Have Loved The Internet'

YOKO ONO is convinced JOHN LENNON would have loved the creation of the internet - because he "always jumped" on new technology.The Beatles star, who was gunned down outside his home in New York City...

20th September 2010

Leibovitz Shot Of Lennon And Ono Up For Sale

An intimate photo shot by ANNIE LEIBOVITZ featuring JOHN LENNON embracing YOKO ONO days before the rocker was killed is going up for auction in New York next month (Oct10).The image was one of a...

19th September 2010

Lennon's Murder Targeted Taylor And Carson Too

JOHN LENNON's killer had DAME ELIZABETH TAYLOR and beloved U.S. TV host JOHNNY CARSON in his sights before deciding it would be easier to murder the former BEATLES star instead.Mark David Chapman, who shot Lennon...

16th September 2010

Nicky Wire Blasts Current Music Scene

Nicky Wire lies awake at night worrying about the future of rock n' roll.The Manic Street Preachers bassist has blasted the current music scene, claiming there are no longer any individual or iconic stars.He said:...

16th September 2010

Star-studded Tribute Concert For Lennon

CYNDI LAUPER and PATTI SMITH have signed up to headline a tribute concert in honour of BEATLES legend JOHN LENNON.The Fab Four star, who was gunned down outside his home in New York City in...

14th September 2010

Aguilera's Lennon Tribute

CHRISTINA AGUILERA took to the stage to pay a musical tribute to JOHN LENNON at the launch of a special edition pen in New York on Sunday (12Sep10).The Dirrty hitmaker attended the global launch of...

13th September 2010

Lennon Note Up For Sale

A handwritten note JOHN LENNON penned on the day of his murder has gone on sale for $154,000 (£102,000).The Beatles legend was gunned down outside his home in New York City by Mark Chapman in...

11th September 2010

Lennon's Killer Denied Parole Again

JOHN LENNON's killer MARK DAVID CHAPMAN has been denied parole for the sixth time.The murderer, who gunned down the former Beatles star outside his home in New York in 1980, has been eligible for parole...

7th September 2010

Lady Gaga To Perform At Lennon Celebration

Lady Gaga and Iggy Pop will take part in a performance to mark John Lennon's 70th birthday.The late musician's wife, Yoko Ono, is organising two concerts with her We Are Plastic Ono Band in Los...

1st September 2010

Hamburg Film Festival Plans Beatles Tribute

Film festival bosses in Hamburg, Germany will mark JOHN LENNON's 70th birthday next month (9Oct10) with a special movie tribute to the BEATLES, 50 years after the band first performed in the country.The Fab Four...

31st August 2010

Ono Eyeing Grant For Lennon Educational Bus

YOKO ONO is urging JOHN LENNON fans to celebrate the late BEATLES star's 70th birthday by voting for his Educational Tour Bus to win a $250,000 (£156,250) charity grant.The mobile recording and multimedia studio enables...

31st August 2010

Lennon's Lavatory Sells For $14,000

A toilet which once belonged to late BEATLES legend JOHN LENNON has sold for over $14,000 (£9,300) at an auction on Saturday (28Aug10).The blue and white porcelain bowl was once installed at Tittenhurst Park, Lennon's...

29th August 2010

Ono Planning Lennon Tribute Gig

YOKO ONO is planning a special tribute gig in Iceland to mark what would have been JOHN LENNON's 70th birthday in October (10).The Beatles legend, who was shot and killed in New York City in...

27th August 2010

'A Day In The Life' Voted The Beatles' Greatest Song

The Beatles' song 'A Day in the Life', written by JOHN LENNON and PAUL MCCARTNEY, has been voted the band's greatest ever track by Rolling Stone magazine. The publication has - for the first time...

27th August 2010

Stevie Nicks Attacks The Internet

Stevie Nicks believes the internet is a bad thing.The Fleetwood Mac singer thinks the web is ruining people's social skills and is destroying rock music which she loves.She said: "The internet has destroyed rock. Children...

25th August 2010

Lennon's Toilet Up For Sale

A lavatory from the home of late BEATLES legend JOHN LENNON is to go on sale at an auction of Fab Four memorabilia later this month (Aug10).The porcelain toilet bowl was installed at Tittenhurst Park,...

23rd August 2010

Lennon Letter Reaches Singer 34 Years Later

A British folk singer was stunned to find BEATLES legend JOHN LENNON had written him a private letter advising him on how to handle success - because he only found out about the note after...

17th August 2010

Ono Lashes Out At Lennon Press Conference

JOHN LENNON's widow YOKO ONO launched into a vicious rant during a press conference after a reporter asked why she's still living in the apartment block where the BEATLES legend was murdered.The singer/artist held a...

14th August 2010

Parole Hearing For Lennon's Killer Postponed

The parole hearing for JOHN LENNON's killer has been postponed until next month (Sep10).Mark Chapman was convicted of murdering the Beatles legend in New York in 1980 and he was sentenced to 20-years-to-life behind bars....

10th August 2010

Ono Fears Lennon's Killer Will Come After Her If Released

JOHN LENNON's widow YOKO ONO wants her late husband's killer to remain behind bars because she fears he could come after her and the star's children if he is released.The Beatles legend was shot dead...

8th August 2010

The Things They Say 17587

"I always knew John Lennon had a very gentle side, otherwise I couldn't live with him. He was always very nice to me. But when Sean was born, he was a totally different person, not...

7th August 2010

Ono: 'Don't Hold Your Breath For Beatles Digital Deal'

JOHN LENNON's widow YOKO ONO has warned BEATLES fans not to expect any of the rockers' music to go online anytime soon - because they are still "holding out" over the terms of the deal.The...

6th August 2010

Lennon's Double Fantasy Remixed At Studio He Last Worked In

The re-release of JOHN LENNON's DOUBLE FANTASY album was remastered at the same studio the late Beatle was working in on the night he died.Producer Jack Douglas and his engineer had to rework the album...

4th August 2010

Oasis 'Won't Reform Unless Skint'

Oasis will only reform if they become "skint".Former frontman Liam Gallagher insists the group - who split up last August after tensions between the singer and his guitarist brother Noel Gallagher became unbearable - are...

30th July 2010

John Lennon's Time Capsule Ceremony

John Lennon's 70th birthday will be marked with a time-capsule ceremony.Fans of the music legend are being asked to submit birthday wishes, musical performances and personal thoughts on the late star's legacy, which will join...

30th July 2010

Lennon's Legacy Preserved In Time Capsules

The legacy of late BEATLES legend JOHN LENNON is set to live on for decades to come - three time capsules containing his music will be buried to mark what would have been his 70th...

29th July 2010

Ono Still Opposes Parole For Lennon's Killer

JOHN LENNON's widow YOKO ONO is continuing her staunch opposition to his killer's release - she has submitted her sixth letter to U.S. court officials in a bid to deny MARK CHAPMAN parole.The Beatles legend...

27th July 2010

Gallagher Idolised Lennon After His Death

LIAM GALLAGHER's obsession with JOHN LENNON took hold after the BEATLES legend died - he was mesmerised by poignant images of the singer during TV tributes.The former Oasis frontman modelled himself on the musician from...

19th July 2010

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