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Gallagher Tongue-tied At Ono Meeting

LIAM GALLAGHER found himself lost for words when he met up with his idol JOHN LENNON's widow YOKO ONO - and just stared out of her apartment window.The Oasis frontman is a huge follower of...

Sean Lennon Slams Springsteen

John Lennon's son is furious Bruce Springsteen is headlining the Glastonbury Festival.Sean Lennon - the son of Beatles legend John and Yoko Ono - thinks the 'Born to Run' singer is an "outrageous" choice to...

Liam Gallagher's Yoko Silence

Liam Gallagher and Yoko Ono didn't speak when they met.The Oasis rocker visited the widow of his hero John Lennon at her New York home, but Yoko admits they were so overawed they didn't engage...

Lennon & Ono Bed-in Photos On Display For The First Time

Unseen photos of JOHN LENNON and YOKO ONO have gone on display at the museum on the site of the Woodstock festival, which celebrates its 40th anniversary in August (09).The Give Peace A Chance: John...

Yoko Ono Wins Mojo

Yoko Ono claims John Lennon would not have been surprised that she won a major music honour.The widow of the late Beatles legend was handed a Lifetime Achievement gong - her first ever music award...

Niagara Falls Honours Ono

YOKO ONO has been given the key to the city of Niagara Falls to commemorate the honeymoon visit she and JOHN LENNON made to the landmark in 1969.The Lundy’s Lane Historical Museum in Ontario, Canada...

Yoko Ono To Judge Haiku Contest

JOHN LENNON's widow YOKO ONO is sharing her Japanese heritage with the people of London, by judging a haiku contest in the city. Londoners have been challenged to write a haiku - a seventeen syllable poem...

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ANTONY AND THE JOHNSONS star ANTONY HEGARTY will join SEAN LENNON and YOKO ONO to play with her supergroup PLASTIC ONO BAND at the Meltdown Festival in London on 14 June (09)....

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"I was a rebel from Japan, and John was a rebel from the U.K. But maybe people had this idea that John was a pop-rock star and I was an Asian woman walking behind him."...

Ono Fights Tears During Press Unveiling Of Lennon Exhibition

JOHN LENNON's widow YOKO ONO fought back tears as she spoke about an upcoming exhibition recalling the legendary BEATLE's time in New York. Nearly 30 years after Lennon was murdered outside his Manhattan home, Ono has...

Stars Design Shirts For Aids Campaign

KATY PERRY, CYNDI LAUPER, YOKO ONO and hip-hop group N.E.R.D. have joined forces to front clothing store H&M's new Fashion Against AIDS collection. The artists have all come up with their own T-shirt designs for the...

Lennon's High-powered Help Fighting U.s. Deportation

JOHN LENNON's widow YOKO ONO is to unveil a stack of letters written by influential American figures, begging the U.S. government not to deport the couple for their anti-war demonstrations. The late British rocker and Ono...

Ono Auctions Art For Autism Charity

JOHN LENNON's widow YOKO ONO is to auction off 67 unique pieces of artwork to raise funds for an autism charity. The Japanese artist and singer unveiled a seven-foot (two metre) tall mural made up of...

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"She was the most incredible person, the epitome of the rock star's girlfriend. That's my mission in life, to match her on that one." YOKO ONO fan LADY GAGA is on the hunt for her...

Ono Bares Almost All In Forgotten Art Video

YOKO ONO is revealing almost all in a new gallery exhibit featuring a rarely seen video shot the year before she met JOHN LENNON. The artist/singer has offered a 1965 performance art film, featuring footage of...

Brits Would Hold Bed-in Protest With Kylie Minogue

A survey has shown British men would share a bed-in protest with Kylie Minogue, on the 40th anniversary of John Lennon and Yoko Ono's demonstration.In a protest against the Vietnam war, Lennon and Ono spent...

By on 02 March 2009

Ono's Art Career Hailed At Venice Exhibition

JOHN LENNON's widow YOKO ONO will be honoured for her contributions to the art world at this year's (09) prestigious Venice Biennale event in Italy. Ono, 76, will be presented with a Golden Lion alongside fellow...

Peace Tower Lit To Mark Ono's Birthday

A tower of light, built in JOHN LENNON's memory, has been illuminated in Iceland - to mark his widow YOKO ONO's 76th birthday. Ono unveiled the Imagine Peace Tower in 2007. It beams a bright light...

Ono's Plea For Tribute Peace Protests

YOKO ONO has urged BEATLES fans to recreate her and late husband JOHN LENNON's "Bed-In for Peace" - 40 years after the famous stunt. The couple stayed under the covers for days on end at hotels...

The Digital John Lennon

The charitable foundation One Laptop per Child is rolling out a new commercial featuring the image and apparent voice of John Lennon. Through most of the commercial, the voice is heard over graphics, but at...

Beatles Tour Manager Defends Criticism Of Ono

The BEATLES' former tour manager has defended his decision to speak out about JOHN LENNON's wife YOKO ONO - insisting fans need to know the truth about her role in the band's history. Tony Bramwell...

Ono Hopes Beatles Video Game Will Expand Fan Base

JOHN LENNON's widow YOKO ONO approved an MTV video game featuring music from THE BEATLES with the hope of inspiring a whole new generation of Fab Four fans. After months of negotiations, the legendary group's...

Author Details Lennon's Obsession With Ono

A controversial new book about late Beatle JOHN LENNON charges the musician was so convinced his widow YOKO ONO would be unfaithful he forced her to remain at his side - even when he went...

Lennon's Artwork On Display At New York Gallery

JOHN LENNON's widow YOKO ONO is launching an exhibition of never-before-seen artwork created by the late BEATLE at a New York gallery. Imagine Peace opens on Thursday (09Oct08) - on what would have been Lennon's...

Gallagher Spooked By Ono Visit

OASIS star LIAM GALLAGHER cut short a meeting with JOHN LENNON's widow YOKO ONO - because he felt "weird" in her company. The rocker recently visited the late Beatle's wife in New York and was...

Ono Drops Imagine Film Lawsuit

LATEST: YOKO ONO has dropped her copyright lawsuit against a filmmaker who used part of JOHN LENNON's song IMAGINE without her permission. Ono and Lennon's two sons Sean and Julian joined publisher EMI Blackwood Music...

Yoko Ono Drops Copyright Suit Against Documentary Makers

Yoko Ono and EMI Records have dropped a lawsuit against documentary-makers who used a portion of John Lennon's song Imagine without permission.Premise Media's documentary Expelled: No Intelligence Allowed, concerning the theory of intelligent design, used...

By on 08 October 2008

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"That to me was like when Matisse turned his back on painting and decided that everything he wanted to say artistically from now on could be said by a few simple shapes cut out of...

Sir Paul Rubbishes Claims Of Lennon 'Gay Fantasies'

Sir Paul McCartney has laughed off claims that his late Beatles bandmate John Lennon wanted to sleep with him.A new biography, Lennon: The Life, claims that Lennon hinted at wanting a gay relationship with band...

By on 15 September 2008

Ono: 'Keep Lennon's Killer Locked Up'

JOHN LENNON'S widow YOKO ONO has urged prison bosses not to free murderer MARK CHAPMAN - insisting he will be killed if he is released. Ono believes Chapman could be hunted down and killed by...

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