Latest John Lennon News - Page 34


Michael To Lend Lennon Piano To Anti-war Exhibition

Pop superstar GEORGE MICHAEL will lend a piano previously owned by JOHN LENNON to an anti-war exhibition in America in December (06). The former BEATLE composed his anthemic IMAGINE on the upright piano - not...

Lennon Not Overshadowed By Dad's Legacy

SEAN LENNON refuses to allow the achievements of his late father JOHN LENNON and mother YOKO ONO to overshadow his own music career, because it was inevitable he would enter the "family business". The 31-year-old,...

Cobain Tops Dead Earners List

Tragic NIRVANA star KURT COBAIN has toppled ELVIS PRESLEY as the king of dead celebrities After years of topping Forbes com's annual list of the top earning dead celebrities, the king of rock 'n'...

Idle: 'Beatles Approved Rutles'

Comedian ERIC IDLE's BEATLES spoof THE RUTLES was approved by all of the Fab Four when it was released in 1978. Idle had no idea how The Beatles - GEORGE HARRISON, PAUL MCCARTNEY, JOHN LENNON...

Ono Sues Emi For $10 Million

LATEST: YOKO ONO has successfully sued record label EMI and Capitol Records Inc for $10 million (GBP5.5 million) yesterday (18OCT06), over claims she lost royalties due from the recordings of late husband JOHN LENNON. The...

Ono To Edit Today Programme

JOHN LENNON's widow YOKO ONO has been invited to guest edit BBC Radio 4's famous current affairs programme TODAY. Ono's show, which will be broadcast between Christmas (06) and New Year, will include a report...

Secret Track To Reignite Williams/gallagher Feud?

A previously unheard track by ROBBIE WILLIAMS is expected to reignite the pop star's feud with rocker LIAM GALLAGHER, with lyrics branding the OASIS star "inbred". Williams allegedly recorded JOHN LENNON spoof GIVE PIES A...

Lennon's Former Home Up For Sale

The English country home where JOHN LENNON lived at the height of Beatlemania up for sale in the UK for $11.1 million (GBP6 million). The six-bedroom house outside Weybridge, Surrey, is located south west of...

Lennon's Killer Denied Parole

The crazed fan who murdered JOHN LENNON in 1980 has been denied parole for a fourth time because of the "violent nature" of his offence. MARK CHAPMAN, 51, faces at least another two years behind...

Fans Mark Lennon's Birthday

Adoring fans of slain BEATLE JOHN LENNON will head to Central Park's Strawberry Fields today (09OCT06) to celebrate what would have been the 66th birthday of the beloved rock legend in New York City. Lennon...

Ono Marks Lennon's Birthday With Two Peace Events In Iceland

YOKO ONO is staging two events in Iceland to promote world peace today (09OCT06), on what would have been her late husband JOHN LENNON's 66th birthday. Campaigner Ono will award the Lennon Ono Grant For...

Ono Hails Las Vegas

YOKO ONO has sparked rumours she's set to dump New York life for Las Vegas, arguing the city gives greater creative freedom. Ono visited the city recently to exhibit late husband JOHN LENNON's drawings at...

New Beatles Album To Be Released

THE BEATLES are releasing a new album next month (NOV06), which promises to be a "new experience" of the Fab Four's music. LOVE is the soundtrack to the Beatles-inspired Cirque du Soleil show of the...

Sir Paul Awaiting Beatles Back Catalogue

Rock veteran SIR PAUL MCCARTNEY is hopeful he will regain the rights to THE BEATLES hits in 10 years, because copyright laws mean he will regain what is rightfully his. MCCartney, 64, was outbid by...

Lennon Hails Ono's Direction

SEAN LENNON has heaped praise on his mother YOKO ONO for overseeing his latest series of music promos - even though she hated the concept at first. LINDSAY LOHAN, CARRIE FISHER and ASIA ARGENTO were...

Lennon: 'I'm Not My Dad'

SEAN LENNON has hit out at critics who expect him to be exactly like his dad, the late BEATLE JOHN LENNON. The young musician, who is preparing to release his new album FRIENDLY FIRE, resents...

Axl Rose Hit By Art Suit

Rocker AXL ROSE has been sued for damages by a Los Angeles art dealer who claims he backed out of a deal to buy $2.3 million (GBP1.2 million) ANDY WARHOL portrait of JOHN LENNON. The...

Lennon Loved Blondie's The Tide Is High

Music legend JOHN LENNON was once obsessed with BLONDIE's THE TIDE IS HIGH and played it non-stop at his Long Island retreat. The 1980 hit, a cover of THE PARAGONS 1967 single, was one of...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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,...

John Lennon

John Lennon Quick Links

News Pictures Video Film Press Quotes RSS
Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement
Artists
Actors
    Filmmakers
      Artists
      Bands
        Musicians
          Artists
          Celebrities
             
              Artists
              Interviews
                musicians & bands in the news
                  actors & filmmakers in the news
                    celebrities in the news

                      Go Back in Time using our News archive to see what happened on a particular day in the past.