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Ono Fights To Keep Lennon Tapes Private

23rd April 2008

JOHN LENNON's widow YOKO ONO has launched a legal bid to stop a video company from airing footage of the late Beatle smoking pot. The nine-hour clip - owned by Massachusetts-based World Wide Video -...

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Lennon 'A School Failure'

21st April 2008

Late BEATLE star JOHN LENNON failed to impress his former school teachers - because he liked to act as the school's "clown". Lennon's teachers couldn't recognise his talents that rocketed him to worldwide fame -...

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Lennon In Police Drugs Blunder

7th April 2008

JOHN LENNON was once escorted by police from a drug dealer's house with a pocket-full of marijuana, according to former British Prime Minister TONY BLAIR's father-in-law. The late Beatle was discovered inside the den when...

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Lennon Assassination Film An Unexpected Hit

5th April 2008

JARED LETO's controversial portrayal of JOHN LENNON's killer in CHAPTER 27 has become an unexpected hit in America. The much-delayed film, which also stars Lindsay Lohan, has already been released straight to DVD in many...

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Yoko Sympathises With Mills

4th April 2008

JOHN LENNON's widow YOKO ONO has spoken out about HEATHER MILLS' bitter divorce battle with SIR PAUL MCCARTNEY - insisting she sympathises with the former model. The 75-year-old - who was married to MCCartney's Beatles...

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The Things They Say 7848

3rd April 2008

"It's not a film that I was jumping up and down about making but I thought it was worthwhile examining such a difficult and disturbing event in the hopes that some understanding can come from...

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Lost Lennon Song Set For Aspinall Tribute Album?

2nd April 2008

A lost JOHN LENNON song has been unearthed for a tribute album to the man known as the 'fifth Beatle'. Neil Aspinall rarely spoke of the raw track, Now + Then, he recorded with Lennon,...

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The Things They Say 7789

30th March 2008

"It was a complete miserable experience to make and I will never do it again." JARED LETO on gaining 67 pounds to play JOHN LENNON's killer MARK DAVID CHAPMAN in CHAPTER 27.

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Lennon Snubbed 'Silly' Acting Career

26th March 2008

Late BEATLES legend JOHN LENNON turned down a career as an actor - branding the profession "silly". Lennon starred in a variety of movies throughout his career, including A Hard Day's Night and Help! along...

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Ono Pays Tribute To Fifth Beatle Aspinall

25th March 2008

LATEST: JOHN LENNON's widow YOKO ONO has paid tribute to the man widely acknowledged as the 'fifth BEATLE', who died on Monday (24Mar08). Neil Aspinall had reportedly been receiving treatment for lung cancer in New...

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Leto's Weight Gain Nightmare

25th March 2008

Actor JARED LETO has vowed never to fatten-up for a movie role again, after he piled on 60 pounds (27.2 kilograms) to play JOHN LENNON's killer - and ended up in a wheelchair. Leto is...

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Beatles' Business Partner And Friend Neil Aspinall Dies

24th March 2008

Neil Aspinall, the man who ran Apple Records for the Beatles and long-time friend of the band, has died at the age of 66.A statement released by surviving band members Paul McCartney and Ringo Starr...

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Lennon The Womaniser

18th March 2008

BEATLES legend JOHN LENNON was a secret womaniser who even cheated during his "lost weekend" with former assistant MAY PANG. Lennon and Pang dated for 18 months after the rocker's wife Yoko Ono set...

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The Beatles Almost Reunited By Lennon's 'Lost Weekend' Lover

17th March 2008

JOHN LENNON's ex-girlfriend MAY PANG came within days of reuniting THE BEATLES during her 18-month relationship with the star. May Pang dated Lennon during his "lost weekend" in 1974 and 1975, after working as...

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Lennon, Yoko And The 'Divorce' That Almost Happened

17th March 2008

YOKO ONO and JOHN LENNON began divorce proceedings five years before he was murdered - the late Beatle's ex-girlfriend claims. The star dated his former assistant May Pang for 18 months from 1974 to...

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Macca Positive On Beatles Download Deal With Itunes

8th March 2008

The Beatles back-catalogue is set to be released for download thanks to a deal between Sir Paul McCartney and iTunes, according to reports.A deal believed to be worth around 200 million would be split between...

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Lennon's Ex Releases Hidden Snapshots

4th March 2008

JOHN LENNON's former girlfriend MAY PANG has spoken of her relationship with the "real Lennon" as she releases a collection of intimate snaps of the former BEATLE. Pang began an 18-month fling with Lennon in...

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Lennon Was A Tv Addict

4th March 2008

JOHN LENNON was a TV addict who spent hours each day lying in bed and flicking channels, his ex-girlfriend MAY PANG reveals. Pang, who was Lennon's assistant and then dated him from 1973 to 1975...

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Fascinating Fact 4944

1st March 2008

Late BEATLE JOHN LENNON has inspired a new Ben + Jerry's Ice Cream flavour named Imagine Whirled Peace. The packaging of the toffee and fudge ice cream features Lennon's signature and the dessert comes with complete...

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$5 Million Pop Memorabilia Collection To Be Auctioned Off

29th February 2008

A vast collection of pop memorabilia including JOHN LENNON's coat, SUPERMAN's red cape and INDIANA JONES' whip is to go under the hammer in Las Vegas next month (Mar08). The famous items are owned by...

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

22nd February 2008

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...

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

20th February 2008

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...

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Julian Lennon Voices Support For Rocker Lennon In Ono Row

19th February 2008

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...

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Ono Denies Suing Lennon

14th February 2008

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...

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Ono Sues Lennon

11th February 2008

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...

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Fascinating Fact 4717

27th January 2008

A BEATLES-themed hotel called The Hard Days Night Hotel opened on Friday (25Jan08) in Liverpool, England. The four-star establishment features paintings in every room by PAUL YGARTUA, JOHN LENNON's art-school friend, and Plastic Ono Band...

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Ono Blocks Plans For Lennon Film

21st January 2008

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...

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Macca To Hold Linda Exhibition

16th January 2008

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...

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Concert Rocks Liverpool Arena

13th January 2008

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...

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Ono Launches Musical Bus

8th January 2008

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...

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