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Yoko Ono's Artwork Graces Newspaper Front Page

17th August 2012

A work of art created by Yoko Ono has been used as the cover for a special edition of a newspaper in her late husband John Lennon's hometown.Ono took inspiration from the culture and spirit...

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John Lennon's Mansion On The Market

15th August 2012

John Lennon's former mansion home in Surrey, England is up for sale.The St George's Hill-area estate near Weybridge, which the Beatles legend and his first wife Cynthia called home between 1964 and 1968, is on...

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John Lennon's Former Home On Market For 15m

15th August 2012

John Lennon's former home has gone up for sale for £15 million. The late music legend wrote a number of tracks for The Beatles' eighth studio album, the seminal 'Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band',...

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Spice Girls Reunite At London Closing Ceremony

12th August 2012

The Spice Girls reunited to perform at the Closing Ceremony of the London Olympics tonight (12.08.12).The 90s girl band - made up of Victoria Beckham, Geri Halliwell, Mel B, Emma Bunton and Mel C -...

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Fascinating Fact 13909

12th August 2012

Fans of late singer John Lennon have a chance to own the Beatles star's former home in Surrey, England - it is on the market for $24 million (£15 million).

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Paul Mccartney Glad Beatles Never Reunited

26th July 2012

Sir Paul McCartney is glad The Beatles never reunited. The legendary 'Get Back' band ended in 1969 amidst legal wrangling and the bassist-and-singer - one of the surviving two members of the group, alongside Ringo...

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Elton John 'Apprehensive' About Ibiza Performance

19th July 2012

Sir Elton John was ''apprehensive'' about performing in Ibiza. The 'Rocket Man' singer recently reworked some of his classic hits with Australian dance duo Pnau and took to the stage on the party island to...

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Bob Dylan's New Album Features Lennon Tribute

18th July 2012

Bob Dylan's new album Tempest will feature a tribute to John Lennon.The singer/songwriter's 35th studio release will include the track Roll on John, which features lyrics from multiple Beatles songs, including A Day in the...

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Yoko Ono And Sean Lennon Launch Artists Against Fracking

16th July 2012

John Lennon's widow Yoko Ono and their son Sean have launched a celebrity coalition campaigning against drilling techniques in the natural gas industry which could cause the contamination of water sources across America.The mother and...

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Stars Team Up In A Bid To Improve Control Of Weapons Around The World

2nd July 2012

Rockers Coldplay, John Lennon's widow Yoko Ono and singer Annie Lennox have teamed up to urge world leaders to regulate the international arms trade.Representatives from more than 190 governments met in New York on Monday...

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Paul Mccartney 'Lost It' When Performed With Brian Wilson

2nd July 2012

Sir Paul McCartney ''lost it'' when he got to perform with Brian Wilson.The Beatles legend sang at a charity concert on the Beach Boys star's hit 'God Only Knows' and admits he was very overwhelmed...

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Paul Mccartney: 'Music Has Healing Powers'

28th June 2012

Sir Paul McCartney believes in the ''healing power'' of music.The Beatles legend insists song has a ''powerful'' effect and even claims to have cured a headache by listening to one of his favourite records.Speaking on...

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Aaron Johnson And Sam Taylor-wood Tie The Knot

22nd June 2012

Aaron Johnson and Sam Taylor-Wood have married.The pair - who have two kids Wylda Rae, 23 months and Romy Hero, five months together - tied the knot in Somerset, England yesterday (21.06.12).Sam, 45, wore a...

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Sam Taylor-wood, 44, Marries Toy Boy Aaron Johnson, 22

22nd June 2012

Sam Taylor-wood, the British actress turned filmmaker, has married her toy-boy fiance Aaron Johnson in a private ceremony in Somerset, reports the UK's Daily Mirror. The couple met on the set of Taylor-Wood's directorial debut...

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Yoko Ono Gave Smiling A Chance

21st June 2012

Yoko Ono had to force herself to smile after the death of her husband John Lennon.The Japanese artist was inconsolable with grief after the iconic musician was shot dead in 1980 by deranged fan Mark...

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Yoko Ono Opens London Art Exhibit

21st June 2012

John Lennon's widow Yoko Ono has launched her first art show in London in a decade.To The Light features a collection of contemporary installations, performance videos and conceptual paintings the singer/artist has produced throughout her...

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That'll Be The Day: Paul Mccartney Turns 70-Years-old

18th June 2012

Happy Birthday to Sir Paul Mccartney, 50 per cent of the surviving half of The Beatles and legendary songwriter in his own right too. Many would argue that whilst it was John Lennon who perhaps...

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Yoko Ono Dismissed Sam Taylor-wood's Lennon Movie Plans

18th June 2012

Yoko Ono was initially sceptical about Sam Taylor-wood's plans to depict her late husband John Lennon in Nowhere Boy and was "flabbergasted" the director made such a "beautiful" biopic.The former artist contacted Ono while she...

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Robin Gibb's Funeral To Be Held Next Week

30th May 2012

Robin Gibb's funeral will take place next week. The Bee Gees star will be laid to rest on June 8, after losing his battle against liver and colon on May 20 aged 62.Family and close...

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Elvis' Crypt: Yours For Just $100,000!

29th May 2012

Just when you thought that all of Elvis Presley's personal artefacts had been plundered, sold, auctioned and sold all over again, an auction house has come up trumps and is intending to sell The King...

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Chris Jericho: All Music Goes Back To The Beatles

25th May 2012

Chris Jericho thinks all modern music is influenced by The Beatles.The Fozzy frontman says that even his band's brand of heavy metal stems from the melodies of John Lennon, Paul McCartney, George Harrison and Ringo...

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Robin Gibb Tribute Planned For St Paul's Cathedral

23rd May 2012

Robin Gibb's family are planning a memorial service for him at St Paul's Cathedral. The late Bee Gees star's family are hoping to stage a huge tribute to the singer at the London landmark, which...

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Tributes Flood In For Robin Gibb

21st May 2012

Stars have paid tribute to Bee Gees star Robin Gibb, who lost his battle with cancer last night (20.05.12).The music world has been rocked by the loss of the singer/ songwriter - who sold over...

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Tributes Flood In For Robin Gibb

21st May 2012

Stars have paid tribute to Bee Gees star Robin Gibb, who lost his battle with cancer last night (20.05.12).The music world has been rocked by the loss of the singer/ songwriter - who sold over...

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Morrissey, John Lennon & Jimi Hendrix On Ultimate Icon Shortlist

18th May 2012

Morrissey, Amy Winehouse, Jimi Hendrix, Liam Gallagher and John Lennon have been shortlisted for British rock bible Nme's Ultimate Icon Award.Arctic Monkeys frontman Alex Turner, David Bowie and Kurt Cobain also make the list to...

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Rare 'Abbey Road' Beatles Photograph Could Be Yours

16th May 2012

A rare photograph of The Beatles walking the "wrong way" across the Abbey Road pedestrian crossing is going up for auction, and should fetch around 9,000 pounds. The version found on the group's 1969 album...

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John Lennon's Murderer Transferred To New Prison

16th May 2012

John Lennon's killer Mark David Chapman has been transferred to a new prison after spending 31 years in a maximum security facility in Attica, New York.Chapman gunned down the Beatles legend outside his Big Apple...

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Julian Lennon Records With Aerosmith

15th May 2012

John Lennon's musician son Julian is to feature on Aerosmith's next album.The British rocker was recruited by Aerosmith frontman Steven Tyler to contribute back-up vocals for the Walk This Way hitmakers' forthcoming release. Lennon has...

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Paul Mccartney To Finish George Harrison Song?

14th May 2012

Sir Paul McCartney may finish a recording by George Harrison.The Beatles legends could be reunited on a song almost 12 years after George's death from cancer in 2001, as his widow, Olivia, has launched a...

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John Sinclair To Stage Gig For Freedom Rally Anniversary

9th May 2012

Veteran poet and activist John Sinclair is to celebrate the 40th anniversary of his famed Freedom Rally with a special event in London in memory of John Lennon.The protest, in Ann Arbor, Michigan, brought together...

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