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Superman John Lennon Fights 'Evil' In New Film

Late BEATLE JOHN LENNON is portrayed as a hero of "Superman" proportions in new movie THE US VS JOHN LENNON, according to his widow YOKO ONO. The film, which is released in New York and...

Lennon Birthday Marked By Peace Events

The anniversary of what would have been JOHN LENNON's 66th birthday next month (09OCT06) will be celebrated with two international peace events organised by the star's widow YOKO ONO. The former BEATLES legend will be...

Elton Misses Slain Pals Everyday

SIR ELTON JOHN is still struggling to come to terms with the murders of close friends JOHN LENNON and GIANNI VERSACE. The former BEATLE and the Italian fashion designer were both gunned down outside their...

Lennon Regrets Not Making Up With Cheating Pal

SEAN LENNON regrets not making up with estranged best friend MAX LE ROY before his death, even though the socialite slept with his girlfriend behind his back. The son of late BEATLE JOHN LENNON based...

Yoko: 'Lennon Was The Only Beatle Who Fought For Peace'

YOKO ONO has hailed her late husband JOHN LENNON as the "only BEATLE" who fought for peace during his time in the band. The avant-garde artist insists the tragic icon's crusading nature was what attracted...

Beatles' Lsd Dentist Named

The identity of the dentist who first introduced THE BEATLES to LSD has finally been revealed in a new book about the band. THE FAB FOUR: THE GOSPEL ACCORDING TO THE BEATLES by STEVE TURNER...

Emi To Block Beatles Action

LATEST: Record label EMI is preparing to appeal against a new ruling which allows former proteges THE BEATLES to sue it for over GBP10.5 million ($19 million) in alleged lost earnings. EMI claimed yesterday (31AUG06)...

Ono Granted Film-makers Access To Rare Lennon Footage

JOHN LENNON's widow YOKO ONO has authorised film-makers to use previously unseen footage of the late BEATLE in a new documentary. THE US VS JOHN LENNON follows the period of Lennon's life, between 1966 and...

Beatles To Sue Emi

THE BEATLES have been granted the right to sue their former record label EMI and affiliate company Capitol Records for over GBP10.5 million ($19 million) in alleged lost earnings. The band, including the estate of...

Lennon Had 'One Night Stand' With Epstein

The late JOHN LENNON had a one night stand with THE BEATLES' gay manager BRIAN EPSTEIN in 1963, according to the band's official biographer HUNTER DAVIES. In Davies' forthcoming memoirs THE BEATLES, FOOTBALL AND ME...

Leto Diagnosed With Gout

REQUIEM FOR A DREAM star JARED LETO has been diagnosed with gout after undergoing dramatic weight loss for a film role. The condition is a form of arthritis and causes sudden and excruciating pain, swelling,...

Lennon Recalls Cheating Ex On New Album

Tracks on SEAN LENNON's new album were inspired by the rocker's heartbreaking split with an ex-girlfriend after she cheated on him with his best friend. Lennon, the son of late BEATLE JOHN LENNON and YOKO...

Kasabian Star Meighan Inspired By Ringo

KASABIAN frontman TOM MEIGHAN knew he was destined to be a rock star when he heard RINGO STARR singing, when he was just a toddler. The CUTT OFF rocker sang along to the former BEATLES'...

Jagger Recreates Beatles Abbey Road Cover

SIR MICK JAGGER's daughter ELIZABETH has recreated THE BEATLES' famous ABBEY ROAD album cover for a new advertising campaign. The 22-year-old joined 1960s icon TWIGGY and supermodels LAURA BAILEY, NOEMIE LeNOIR and ERIN O'CONNOR on...

Mills And Mccartney Duet Uncovered

Estranged couple SIR PAUL MCCARTNEY and HEATHER MILLS recorded a charity single a few months after they first met. The former BEATLE, 64, and Mills, 38, met at a charity event in 1999 and decided...

Hit Factory Re-opens As Swanky Apartment Block

The New York studio complex which hosted recording sessions for MADONNA, STEVIE WONDER, JOHN LENNON and U2 is to re-open as a six-storey condominium project. The Hit Factory building has been shuttered for a year...

Mclachlan Joins The Early Christmas Album Rush

Canadian singer SARAH MCLACHLAN has joined the list of celebrity Christmas fans planning a 2006 festive release. After recording a version of JOHN LENNON's HAPPY XMAS (WAR IS OVER) as a holiday release, MCLachlan chose...

Beatles Top Gay Album

THE BEATLES' first album PLEASE PLEASE ME is a shock entry in a new poll of the top 50 gay albums of all time. JOHN LENNON, PAUL MCCARTNEY, GEORGE HARRISON and RINGO STARR's 1963 album,...

Lennon's Chart Comeback

JOHN LENNON could return to the top of the charts with a rare and long-forgotten track that has been unearthed. The hidden track ATTICA STATE was written by the late former BEATLE more than 30...

Mccartney's 'First Guitar' Sells For Gbp300,000

The guitar pop legend SIR PAUL MCCARTNEY learned to play on has fetched $600,000 (GBP330,000) at an auction at London's Abbey Road Studios. The instrument was sold by the former BEATLE's school friend IAN...

Sons Of Lennon And Simon Team Up

Late BEATLE JOHN LENNON's son SEAN has enlisted the offspring of another rock superstar, PAUL SIMON, to work on his forthcoming album. HARPER SIMON has been helping Sean Lennon record FRIENDLY FIRE, his first album...

Penny Lane To Be Renamed?

Penny Lane, the street immortalised by THE BEATLES in a song of the same name, could be renamed because of its links with the slave trade. Both JOHN LENNON and SIR PAUL MCCARTNEY grew up...

Japanese Hotel Celebrates Beatles Anniversary

THE BEATLES' one and only visit to Japan is being commemorated by the hotel the Fab Four stayed in 40 years ago (66). The DAY TRIPPER hitmakers - SIR PAUL MCCARTNEY, RINGO STARR, and the...

Stars Head To Vegas For Beatles Spectacular

French circus troupe CIRQUE DU SOLEIL's new THE BEATLES-themed show LOVE only premiered last week (ends30JUN06), but it has already attracted a host of stars to Las Vegas, Nevada. As well as former Beatles SIR...

Yoko Speaks Out In Support Of Mills

YOKO ONO has spoken out in defence of SIR PAUL MCCARTNEY's estranged wife HEATHER MILLS, insisting she is in the perfect position to understand the troubles that led to the couple's split. JOHN LENNON's widow...

Ono: 'People Don't Know About Paul And I'

YOKO ONO has hit out at reports she has buried her "feud" with former BEATLE SIR PAUL MCCARTNEY - insisting they have always been close pals anyway. The widow of BEATLES singer JOHN LENNON, who...

Martin: 'Lennon Was A Perfectionist'

Former BEATLES producer SIR GEORGE MARTIN doubts JOHN LENNON would approve of the new Las Vegas show in the group's honour, because he was a perfectionist. Martin helped add the band's sound to the Cirque...

Beatles Reunite - With Widows - For Acrobatic Tribute

LATEST: Surviving BEATLES SIR PAUL MCCARTNEY and RINGO STARR reunited in Las Vegas, Nevada last night (30JUN06) for the launch of a musical dedicated to the band. Cirque du Soleil's Love - an acrobatic and...

Beatles To Reunite For Love Show

Former BEATLES RINGO STARR and SIR PAUL MCCARTNEY are expected to reunite in Las Vegas, Nevada, tonight (30JUN06) when their new Cirque du Soleil tribute show officially opens in Sin City. The rockers gave their...

Ono Relates War Memories

YOKO ONO has recalled the suffering of her late father who was incarcerated in a Vietnam concentration camp during the Second World War. Ono, the widow of BEATLES singer JOHN LENNON, was evacuated from her...

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