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Lennon's Ex-wife Praises Pang's Book Of Photos

JOHN LENNON's first wife CYNTHIA has pledged her full support to the late BEATLE's ex-girlfriend MAY PANG and the forthcoming release of her book INSTAMATIC KARMA. Pang - who was Lennon's assistant and lover in...

'Mccartney To Remember Linda And John At His Brits Performance'

BEATLES star PAUL MCCARTNEY will perform an emotional tribute to his late wife LINDA MCCARTNEY when he receives his Lifetime Achievement Award at tonight's Brit Awards.A report in the Daily Mail claims that the musical...

By on 20 February 2008

Julian Lennon Voices Support For Rocker Lennon In Ono Row

LATEST: JOHN LENNON's son JULIAN has hit out at his stepmother YOKO ONO for objecting to a singer/songwriter for naming her band LENNON. Ono, 74, has tried to prevent rocker Lennon Murphy from gaining the...

Ono Denies Suing Lennon

LATEST: Late BEATLE JOHN LENNON's widow YOKO ONO has slammed "hurtful" reports claiming she is suing a singer/songwriter for naming her band LENNON. Ono was reported to have filed court papers accusing rocker Lennon Murphy...

Ono Sues Lennon

Late BEATLE JOHN LENNON's widow YOKO ONO is suing a singer/songwriter for naming her band LENNON. Ono has filed court papers accusing rocker Lennon Murphy of fraudulently registering Lennon as a trademark and for the...

Ono Blocks Plans For Lennon Film

YOKO ONO has vetoed a film writer's request to use the songs of her late husband JOHN LENNON in a new film about the couple's 1969 trip to Scotland - because the holiday evokes "bad...

Macca To Hold Linda Exhibition

Sir Paul McCartney is to host the first major UK exhibition of photography by his late wife Linda.The former Beatle has been assembling the collection for the last three years and will stage the exhibit...

By on 16 January 2008

Concert Rocks Liverpool Arena

A musical extravaganza took place in Liverpool last night to mark the opening of the city's new Echo arena.The inauguration of the concert venue is part of the beginning of Liverpool's Capital of Culture year...

By on 13 January 2008

Ono Launches Musical Bus

JOHN LENNON's widow YOKO ONO has launched an educational bus to teach children in North America the basics in recording music. The vehicle - which is dedicated to the late Beatle - was unveiled at...

Lennon Neckties On The Way

An American clothing brand is in final negotiations with YOKO ONO to use artwork by her late husband JOHN LENNON on a new line of neckties. Ralph Marlin and Company have proposed designs for eight...

Movie Reviews: The Killing Of John Lennon

Some critics are of two minds about Andrew Piddington's The Killing of John Lennon, which opens in New York today (Wednesday). On the one hand, they all seem to agree that the writing, directing, and...

Lennon's Hair Sells For $50,000

A lock of hair from JOHN LENNON's famous moptop-style has fetched $48,000 (GBP24,000) at auction - over ten times the original estimate. The late Beatle's hair was expected to be bought for around $6,200 (GBP3,100)...

Lennon's Hair For Sale

A lock of hair from JOHN LENNON's famous moptop-style is expected to fetch as much as $6,200 (GBP3,100) when it goes up for auction on Wednesday (12Dec07). Hairdresser Betty Glasow - who trimmed the four-piece's...

Ono Urges Fans To Spread Message Of Peace

YOKO ONO is urging fans of the late JOHN LENNON to display an anti-war poster in their hometown to mark the 27th anniversary of the BEATLE's death. The poster - which reads War Is Over!...

Rare Lennon Photos To Be Exhibited

An exhibition of never-before-seen photos of late singer JOHN LENNON is set to open in London later this month (07Dec07). Remember Love: John Lennon is a series of black and white pictures depicting the former...

Gallagher's Out Of Body Experience With Lennon

LIAM GALLAGHER chose to pursue a music career after a teenage out-of-body experience involving JOHN LENNON. The rocker is one of Lennon's biggest fans, and has a son named after the late Beatle. He tells...

Lennon Drawing Used For Holiday Cards

An illustration by JOHN LENNON is to be sold as a Christmas card for an international charity - 42 years after it was originally printed. The late Beatle's Fat Budgie drawing will be reprinted for...

Beatles Fans Fume Over Lennon Advert Track

Fans of the BEATLES are infuriated after a JOHN LENNON track was licensed to appear in a commercial for a U.S. retailer. Supporters of the group have criticised Lennon's widow, Yoko Ono, for approving J.C....

Lennon's Glasses Stolen

Late BEATLE JOHN LENNON has been the victim of theft - after a vandal snatched his iconic round spectacles from a memorial statue of the star. The musician, who was shot dead in 1980, was...

John Lennon Lock Up For Auction

A lock of JOHN LENNON'S hair, kept for decades by a hairdresser, is to go under the hammer at an auction house next month.The hair, which is expected to sell for between 2,000 and 3,000,...

By on 31 October 2007

Elvis Named Richest Dead Celeb

Elvis has been named the year's highest-earning dead celebrity, with John Lennon coming a close second in a bizarre new poll.According to a list from financial site Forbes.com, the Jailhouse Rock singer has earned approximately...

By on 31 October 2007

Lennon Ghost 'Visited Liam'

Rocker LIAM GALLAGHER is wracked with fears that his home is haunted - by the ghost of JOHN LENNON. The Oasis frontman has often cited the former Beatle as an enormous influence on his music...

Ono: 'I Wanted To Marry A Priest'

YOKO ONO insists her dreams of marrying a priest came true when she wed JOHN LENNON - because he was more spiritual than most. The artist/musician grew up wanting nothing more than to support a...

Mccartney: 'Lennon Wasn't Gay'

SIR PAUL MCCARTNEY has slammed rumours his BEATLES bandmate JOHN LENNON was secretly gay. Lennon is claimed to have had affairs with men as well as women, before and during his marriages to Cynthia Lennon...

Harrison Albums Go Online

Nine albums by the late George Harrison have been released for download on iTunes.Releases including All Things Must Pass - the classic triple album Harrison released after the 1970 breakup of the Beatles - can...

By on 11 October 2007

Lennon's Ex Saves Collaboration With Jagger

SIR MICK JAGGER feared he'd never find a long-forgotten song he once recorded with JOHN LENNON - until the late BEATLE's ex-girlfriend revealed she had saved the recording. The Rolling Stones star almost ditched his...

Teenage Lennon Image Unearthed

A rare photo of a teenage JOHN LENNON has been unearthed after it was hidden in a cupboard for 50 years. The 1958 image, which shows the 17-year-old former Beatle hanging out with childhood friend...

Osbourne's World 'Stopped' When He Heard Lennon Had Died

Rocker OZZY OSBOURNE was so devastated when his wife SHARON broke the news ex-BEATLE JOHN LENNON had been shot dead in 1980, his "world stopped". Osbourne's favourite band is The Beatles, and he found it...

Lennon's Birthday Marked With Light Tower

JOHN LENNON's widow YOKO ONO will unveil a light tower in Iceland to mark the BEATLES legend's 67th birthday next month (Oct07). Ono, 74, will travel to Reykjavik to reveal the Imagine Peace Tower in...

John + Yoko Top Couples Poll

JOHN LENNON and YOKO ONO have topped a new list of rock couples. Music magazine Rolling Stone asked readers to vote for the best husband and wife reams in music over the weekend (22-23Sep07) and...

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