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John Lennon's Writing Collection To Go For Auction

A collection of poems, short stories and drawings by John Lennon is to go under the hammer in New York later this year (14).The manuscripts written by the Beatles legend have been kept in a...

Rare Rickenbacker With Classic Beatles History Up For Auction

A 1962 Rickenbacker guitar played by both George Harrison and John Lennon is to be auctioned off in New York in May (14).The instrument will be among the highlight items going under the hammer at...

Miley Cyrus And Flaming Lips Record Beatles Cover

Miley Cyrus and Flaming Lips are recording a Beatles cover.The 'Adore' hitmaker and the US rock band have announced they have teamed up in the studio and are in the process of creating their own...

Yoko Ono Pens Thank You Letter For Elbow

Yoko Ono has written an open letter to Elbow thanking the band for mentioning her in a song. The Japanese artist - the widow of Beatles legend John Lennon - has been name-checked by the...

Pharrell's Big Grammys Hat On Ebay: Other Celeb Memorabilia Auctioned Off

Pharrell Williams is auctioning off the headline-grabbing Vivienne Westwood buffalo hat that he wore to the recent Grammy awards. As soon as the singer stepped out on to the red carpet wearing the oversized, brown,...

David Bailey Lifts The Lid On Tense Beatles Photoshoot

Celebrated snapper David Bailey ordered John Lennon to close his eyes and turn away from Sir Paul Mccartney during a photoshoot as he feared The Beatles stars were on the brink of brawling.The British lensman...

Liam Gallagher To Hold Castings For Beatles Film

Liam Gallagher is set to hold castings in Los Angeles for a new Beatles film. The Beady Eye frontman wants Jared Leto and Ethan Hawke to star in the movie and has convinced Michael Winterbottom...

Jared Leto Got Gout For Chapter 27

Jared Leto suffered with gout after putting on weight for 'Chapter 27'.The 42-year-old actor had to gain 67 lbs for his role of Mark Chapman - the deranged fan who assassinated John Lennon - in...

Jared Leto: Gaining Weight For Films Is Difficult

Jared Leto says gaining weight for film roles is harder than losing it.The 42-year-old actor piled on the pounds for 2007's 'Chapter 27' - where he plays John Lennon's murderer, Mark David Chapman - and...

Paul Mccartney And Ringo Starr Reunite At Beatles Tribute

Sir Paul McCartney and Ringo Starr were joined by Katy Perry, John Mayer and Alicia Keys for a special TV show to commemorate 50 years since The Beatles first appeared on US television. The...

Paul Mccartney Performs With Ringo Starr

Sir Paul McCartney and Ringo Starr performed together at the Grammy Awards last night (26.01.14).The two surviving members of The Beatles were introduced to the stage at Los Angeles' Staples Center by actress Julia Roberts...

John Lennon's Mansion Remains Unsold

The English mansion where John Lennon lived at the height of his Beatles fame is still on the market 18 months after it was put up for sale.The rocker lived in the six-bedroom property, named...

Yoko Ono Doesn't Want Her Son Compared John

Yoko Ono doesn't want her son to be compared to John Lennon.The 80-year-old artist - who enjoyed an 11 year marriage to the 'Imagine' hit-maker before he was shot dead in 1980 -feared their son,...

Yoko Ono Recalls Starving As A Child As She Helps Launch New Anti-hunger Initiative

Yoko Ono has opened up about her desperate days as a starving child in her native Japan after granting officials at an anti-poverty campaign in Tokyo the rights to use her late husband John Lennon's...

Paul Mccartney Joins The Japanese Beatles

Sir Paul McCartney performed with a Japanese Beatles tribute band at his wife's birthday bash.The 71-year-old singer took to the stage in Tokyo alongside The Parrots, who are a copycat band, to celebrate Nancy Shevell's...

John Lennon's School Detention Card To Be Auctioned Off

Detention report cards from John Lennon's troubled school years are set to go under the hammer later this month (Nov13).The late Beatles legend attended the Quarry Bank High School for Boys in his native Liverpool,...

John Lennon's First Home Sells For £480k

John Lennon's first ever home has sold for £480,000.The late Beatles star grew up in Liverpool, North East England, and spent his earliest years living in a red brick terrace at 9 Newcastle Road, Wavertree,...

John Lennon's First Home Sells At Auction

John Lennon's childhood home in Liverpool, England has sold for $720,000 (Gbp480,000) at auction.The late Beatles star lived at 9 Newcastle Road in Wavertree from birth until he was five. An anonymous telephone bidder...

Paul Sir Paul Mccartney: 'I Can't Forgive John Lennon's Killer'

Sir Paul Mccartney will never forgive Mark Chapman for murdering John Lennon.The Beatles legend was gunned down by Chapman outside his New York apartment building in December, 1980, sending the pop world into mourning....

Paul Mccartney Ends Feud With Yoko Ono

Paul McCartney has quashed his feud with Yoko Ono once and for all.The Beatles hitmaker has finally put his long-standing grudge with John Lennon's widow to rest in a new interview with Rolling Stone magazine,...

Paul Mccartney Praises 'Badass' Yoko Ono

Sir Paul McCartney thinks Yoko Ono is a ''badass''.The musician has publicly ended his feud with John Lennon's widow after years of holding a grudge against his late bandmate's wife, blaming her for the break-up...

Sir Paul Mccartney: 'John Lennon Still Helps Me Make Song Choices'

Sir Paul Mccartney has revealed he still chats to late Beatles bandmate John Lennon whenever he's struggling with a song.The pair became a prolific songwriting partnership and MCCartney admits he still calls on Lennon's spirit...

Yoko Ono Still Cries When She Hears Imagine

Yoko Ono still cries when she hears John Lennon's 'Imagine'.The artist still finds her late husband's 1971 peace anthem a particularly moving track and despite hearing it so often, she still sometimes sheds a tear...

Paul Mccartney Defends Beatles On Early Days

Sir Paul McCartney's new song 'Early Days' is a riposte to critics of The Beatles. The 71-year-old rocker released his 16th solo studio album 'New' this month and he admits that track contains...

Yoko Ono Sues Co-op Board At Apartment Building

John Lennon's widow Yoko Ono is suing a board of property shareholders over allegations they hindered the sale of her empty $6 million (£3.7 million) New York penthouse.The artist/singer filed suit against the housing co-operative...

Hologram Museum To Open In London

Rock fans will get the chance to perform 'live' with dead heroes including John Lennon, Jimi Hendrix, Freddie Mercury and Kurt Cobain when a hologram museum opens in London.Bosses of the Music Hall of Fame...

Elton John & John Lennon Refused To Let Warhol Be Part Of Cocaine Party

Elton John and John Lennon once hid from pop art icon Andy Warhol in a New York hotel room because they feared he would expose them as cocaine fiends.The Rocket Man became great friends with...

Robin Thicke Makes Soul Comparison

Robin Thicke is ''blue-eyed soul'' like Bob Dylan, Bruce Springsteen and John Lennon.The 'Blurred Lines' hitmaker credits seeing Michael Jackson as a child for his musical influences and thinks he has developed into a similar...

Sir Paul Mccartney: The Rolling Stones Copies The Beatles

Sir Paul McCartney claims The Rolling Stones copied The Beatles.The 71-year-old singer-and-bassists believes the rival rock band - consisting of Sir Mick Jagger, Keith Richards, Ronnie Wood and Charlie Watts - have only achieved so...

Yoko Ono Given Top Iceland Honour

John Lennon's widow Yoko Ono has been made an honorary citizen of Reykjavik, Iceland in recognition of her tireless efforts for world peace.The artist/singer was presented with the award by the region's Mayor Jon Gnarr...

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