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Album Signed By John Lennon For His Killer Is Put Up For Sale

An album signed by John Lennon for his murderer Mark Chapman is to be put up for sale for $1.8 million.The Beatles icon signed the 'Double Fantasy' record for Chapman a matter of hours before...

Yoko Ono To Receive Songwriting Credit For John Lennon's 'Imagine'

46 years after it first became a hit, Yoko Ono is set to be given a songwriting credit on her late husband John Lennon’s song ‘Imagine’.The move was apparently announced at an event for the...

Yoko Ono To Receive Writing Credit On Imagine

Yoko Ono is to receive a songwriting credit on John Lennon's 'Imagine'.The 1971 classic was the best-selling single of the Beatles legend's solo career and his widow was one the main inspirations and influences behind...

Lana Del Rey Collaborating With Stevie Nicks?

Lana Del Rey has reportedly recruited Stevie Nicks for her upcoming album.The 31-year-old musician is currently working on her fourth studio record 'Lust For Life', and according to Pitchfork.com the Fleetwood Mac legend will be...

George Takei Mistook For Yoko Ono

George Takei was mistaken for Yoko Ono on the Subway in New York.The 79-year-old actor - who is married to long-term partner Brad Altman - wore shades in a bid to go incognito on Thursday...

Yoko Ono And John Lennon 'Love Story' Movie Announced

John Lennon and Yoko Ono’s relationship and work will form the basis of a new film, which will be produced by Ono herself with the help of the Oscar-nominated writer of The Theory of Everything.The...

Yoko Ono To Produce John Lennon Love Story Movie

Yoko Ono is producing a movie that will explore her relationship with John Lennon.The 83-year-old star, who is the widow of the Beatles icon, is to document the couple's complex love story and their protests...

Wes Anderson Starts Filming New Isle Of Dogs Animated Movie

Wes Anderson has started filming the 'Isle of Dogs'.The 47-year-old director - who has previously helmed the 2009 animation 'Fantastic Mr Fox' - will team up with an A-list cast that includes Yoko Ono, Bill...

Yoko Ono Cast In Isle Of Dogs

Yoko Ono has been cast in Wes Anderson's new movie.The 83-year-old artist - who is best-known as the widow of Beatles legend John Lennon - is poised to feature among a star-studded cast in the...

Yoko Ono Cast In Wes Anderson's Next Movie

John Lennon's widow has joined the ensemble voice cast, which includes the likes of Scarlett Johansson, Bryan Cranston and returning Anderson collaborators Bill Murray, Tilda Swinton, Frances MCDormand, Jeff Goldblum and Bob Balaban...

John Lennon Warned About Death

John Lennon was warned he'd be ''shot on an island'' 11 years before his death.The Beatles legend was tragically gunned down by Mark Chapman on the New York island of Manhattan in 1980, but was...

Johnny Marr Felt Like Yoko Ono

Johnny Marr has compared himself to Yoko Ono.The legendary guitarist thinks John Lennon's widow - who was widely blamed for splitting up The Beatles - is the only person to have reached the level of...

The Beatles Were 'Threatened' By Yoko Ono

The Beatles felt ''threatened'' by Yoko Ono, according to Sir Paul McCartney. The 74-year-old singer songwriter has admitted he shares a ''good'' friendship with the widow of the late band mate John Lennon, although he...

The Beatles Used To Feel 'Threatened' By Yoko Ono

Sir Paul McCartney has admitted The Beatles felt ''threatened'' by Yoko Ono.The 74-year-old rocker has a ''good'' friendship with the late John Lennon's widow now, but in early days when she used to come into...

Yoko Ono's Album Delayed By Flu

Yoko Ono will wait until she is ''a little more normal'' before returning to work on her new album.The 83-year-old singer-and-artist was hospitalised with flu in February, meaning recording on her upcoming 10-track LP was...

New Music By George Harrison Set To Be Released

Previously-unheard music by George Harrison is set to be released.The Beatles legend left behind a lot of unfinished material before his death aged 58 in 2001 and his widow Olivia and son Dhani, 37, are...

John Lennon Car To Fetch Up To £265,000 At Auction

John Lennon's classic car is set to fetch up to £265,000 at auction. The late Beatles legend's 1956 Austin Princess, which he bought in 1971 and was used in the film 'Imagine', which is based...

Yoko Ono Donates Imagine Art In Response To Dallas Shootings

Five cops were shot and killed by a sniper at a Black Live Matter protest in Texas last Thursday, and in hopes of unifying the citizens of the city, Dallas Museum of Art's...

Corinne Bailey Rae: 'Yoko Ono Helped Me After Husband's Death'

The Put Your Records On hitmaker was left heartbroken after her first husband, Jason Rae, died in 2008 of an accidental overdose of methadone and alcohol. The 37-year-old British singer took a hiatus...

Yoko Ono Released From Hospital

The widow of John Lennon was hospitalised at Mount Sinai Roosevelt Hospital in New York on Friday (26Feb16) with flu-like symptoms, according to her publicist Elliot Mintz. Son Sean...

Yoko Ono Hospitalised For 'Flu-like' Symptoms, Not Stroke

The widow of John Lennon was admitted to Mount Sinai Roosevelt Hospital in New York with “extreme” flu-like symptoms, clarifies her publicist Elliot Mintz. He told People.com that the artist and activist...

Yoko Ono Hospitalised With 'Flu-like' Symptoms

Yoko Ono is recovering after being hospitalised in New York on Friday and receiving treatment for flu-like symptoms. The 83-year-old was taken to Mount Sinai West hospital at just after 9pm on Friday evening on...

Wolf Alice, Yoko Ono And Coldplay The Big Winners At The Nme Awards

Coldplay and Wolf Alice were the big winners at the 2016 NME Awards in London last night, with Chris Martin’s band picking up the Godlike Genius Award and the latter winning two awards.The ceremony, held...

Yoko Ono To Be Honoured With Inspiration Award

John Lennon's widow turns 83 on 18 February (16), but on the eve of the big day, she will be at London's O2 Academy Brixton to receive the honour, which recognises icons who...

Yoko Ono And Madonna Add Their Tributes To David Bowie

Yoko took to Twitter on Monday (11Jan16) and revealed Bowie was among her closest friends when she and Lennon set up home in New York. "As John & I had very few...

Yoko Ono Calls For An End To Gun Crime On 35th Anniversary Of John Lennon's Death

The Beatles icon was murdered by crazed fan Mark Chapman on 8 December, 1980, outside his home in Manhattan's Dakota building, and his widow has continued his avid peace campaigning since the tragedy....

Amy Schumer Strips Down As Pirelli's 2016 Calendar Celebrates Women Of Achievement

Comedian Amy Schumer has stripped down for the 2016 Pirelli Calendar and said she’s ‘never felt more beautiful’. The 34-year-old leads the collection of 12 inspirational women who have been photographed by Annie Leibovitz for...

Liam Payne Skips Attitude Awards

Liam Payne is ''gutted'' after being forced to skip the Attitude Awards.The One Direction star, who was named Sexiest Man of the Year ahead of the star-studded ceremony at Banqueting House in London last night...

Yoko Ono Still On Alert Following John Lennon's Death

Mark Chapman is still serving time for killing the former Beatles star, but even though he's behind bars, Ono is always looking over her shoulder, fearing that she could also become a target...

Yoko Ono Still Scared Of John Lennon's Killer

Yoko Ono is ''super careful'' since John Lennon's assassination.The 82-year-old artist was married to the Beatles star until his murder in 1980 and admits she now struggles to go anywhere without remembering the day crazed...

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