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Yoko: 'Sean Never Knew Lennon Was A Beatle'

YOKO ONO and JOHN LENNON kept their celebrity status so far away from family life their son SEAN had no idea his dad was a former member of the BEATLES.Ono has revealed she and her...

Yoko Ono Rocks Into Old Age

Yoko Ono is planning to make music until she is at least 96 years old.The 76-year-old musician - the widow of Beatles singer John Lennon - is currently "focusing" her creativity in preparation for a...

Ono Praises 'Survivor' Spears

JOHN LENNON's widow YOKO ONO has spoken out in defence of BRITNEY SPEARS, insisting the pop star should be applauded for turning her life around.The singer has revived her career with a hit album and...

Yoko Ono's Virtual Peace

Yoko Ono thinks the new Beatles video game will help create "a world of peace".The 76-year-old widow of 'Fab Four'singer John Lennon has praised Beatles Rock Band - which was released earlier this month -...

Ono Praises Beatles' 'Special' Songs

JOHN LENNON's widow YOKO ONO barely knows the BEATLES songs - and only realised their music is "special" when she recently revisited the band's back catalogue.Avant-garde artist Ono met Lennon in 1966 - at the...

Take That Fan Yoko Ono

Yoko Ono is a huge Take That fan.The widow of Beatles singer John Lennon has praised the British foursome - consisting of Gary Barlow, Mark Owen, Howard Donald and Jason Orange - and revealed she...

John Lennon 'Divorced' Mccartney

John Lennon told Paul McCartney he wanted "a divorce" months before The Beatles split. A lost interview with the guitarist and singer – who was assassinated in 1980 – reveals he told his co-songwriter of...

Yoko's Abbey Road 'Bed-in' Was The Last Straw For The Beatles

The men behind the controls of the final BEATLES album have spoken out about the tensions that led to the Fab Four's split, insisting a decision to wheel an injured bed-bound YOKO ONO into the...

Lennon 'Would Have Loved' The Beatles: Rock Band

YOKO ONO has dismissed criticism of the new BEATLES Rock Band game, insisting her late husband JOHN LENNON "would have loved it".Fans of the Fab Four will be able to play along to 45 of...

Basement Jaxx Team Up With Ono For New Album

British dance group BASEMENT JAXX have recruited YOKO ONO for an unlikely duet on their forthcoming album.The Where's Your Head At? hitmakers - comprising of Felix Burton and Simon Ratcliffe - admit they have been...

Basement Jaxx's Bathtime Record

Basement Jaxx have recorded an album of "bath-time music".The dance duo say that as well as working on long-awaited new LP 'Scars', they have also recorded a second set of material which is radically different.Felix...

Stars Reach Out During Jackson Memorial

A host of celebrities including JANE FONDA, YOKO ONO and PARIS HILTON logged on during MICHAEL JACKSON's memorial service to express their sadness at his death.A flurry of messages were posted on social networking site...

Stars Reach Out During Jackson Memorial

A host of celebrities including JANE FONDA, YOKO ONO and PARIS HILTON logged on during MICHAEL JACKSON's memorial service to express their sadness at his death.A flurry of messages were posted on social networking site...

Ono Wins Video Footage Lawsuit

JOHN LENNON's widow YOKO ONO has won her legal battle against a group of collectors who disputed her rights to movie footage containing intimate moments of the late BEATLES star.World Wide Video filed a lawsuit...

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...

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...

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...

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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...

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