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Yoko Ono Still Cries When She Hears Imagine

22nd October 2013

Yoko Ono still cries when she hears John Lennon's 'Imagine'.The artist still finds her late husband's 1971 peace anthem a particularly moving track and despite hearing it so often, she still sometimes sheds a tear...

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Yoko Ono Sues Co-op Board At Apartment Building

17th October 2013

John Lennon's widow Yoko Ono is suing a board of property shareholders over allegations they hindered the sale of her empty $6 million (£3.7 million) New York penthouse.The artist/singer filed suit against the housing co-operative...

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Yoko Ono Given Top Iceland Honour

10th October 2013

John Lennon's widow Yoko Ono has been made an honorary citizen of Reykjavik, Iceland in recognition of her tireless efforts for world peace.The artist/singer was presented with the award by the region's Mayor Jon Gnarr...

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Cameron Douglas Petition Removed

8th October 2013

An online petition campaigning to help Michael Douglas and his ex-wife visit their imprisoned son has been removed.Activist Tony Papa of the Drug Policy Alliance (DPA) started the petition on Change.org earlier this month, to...

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Michael Douglas Wants Friends' Help To See Son

8th October 2013

Michael Douglas and his ex-wife have appealed to their celebrity friends to help them visit their imprisoned son. The 'Behind the Candelabra' star and former spouse Diandra Luker are desperate to be reunited with Cameron...

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Yoko Ono And The Flaming Lips Deliver A Message Of Peace

4th October 2013

Yoko Ono and The Flaming Lips turned a performance on U.S. Tv on Wednesday (02Oct13) into a platform to deliver a political message.Ono and the band performed the Cheshire Cat Cry off of her album...

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Yoko Ono Tops The Dance Chart With Remixes Of 1981'S Electro-pop Hit, 'Walking On Thin Ice'

By Lauren James | 27th September 2013

Yoko Ono's re-envisaged single album, 'Walking On Thin Ice 2013' has become the pop culture icon's 11th chart topper after it rose to the top of the Billboard Hot 100 Dance Club Play chart to...

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Yoko Ono And Rza To Release 10-Inch Vinyl Disc

6th September 2013

Yoko Ono has teamed up with rapper/producer Rza to release a collection of joint recordings on vinyl.Tracks featured on the special 10-inch record, which will have the music on one side and an etching by...

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The Beatles Make £43.5m

16th August 2013

The Beatles have made an annual turnover of £43.5 million.The 'Hello Goodbye' hitmakers' business, Apple Corps Limited, has amassed the staggering figure - £2 million more than they made in 2012 - landing Sir Paul...

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Beastie Boys Stars Team Up With Yoko Ono's Banmike D

13th August 2013

Beastie Boys stars Ad-Rock and Mike D have teamed up with Yoko Ono's Plastic Ono Band for their first studio project since the death of bandmate Adam Yauch.The pair - real names Adam Horovitz and...

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Iggy Pop & Yoko Ono Team Up To Record Track For The Animals

2nd August 2013

Iggy Pop and Yoko Ono have teamed up on record to benefit a Miami, Florida animal rescue organisation.The pair hit the stage together as part of an Ono tribute gig in Los Angeles in 2010...

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Madonna And Paul Mccartney Sign Amnesty International Letter For Russian Punks' Release

22nd July 2013

Madonna, Sir Paul Mccartney, Yoko Ono and Bruce Springsteen are among the stars who have teamed up with Amnesty International officials to call for the release of two jailed members of Russian punk band Pussy...

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Indepth John Lennon And Mick Jagger Interviews To Be Released As Downloads

26th June 2013

Journalist, broadcaster and Oscar-winning documentarian Howard Smith's radio interviews with the likes of John Lennon and Yoko Ono, Andy Warhol, Mick Jagger and Frank Zappa are to be made available for the first time in...

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Yoko Ono Duets With Siouxsie Sioux At Meltdown Close

24th June 2013

Yoko Ono joined punk veteran Siouxsie Sioux onstage to close the Meltdown Festival in London on Sunday (23Jun13) by duetting on the last song she recorded with her husband John Lennon.Ono was given the task...

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Yoko Ono Invites Russian Punk Stars To Her London Festival

17th June 2013

Members of Russian punk band Pussy Riot have jetted to London to attend a music festival curated by singer/artist Yoko Ono.Three members of the feminist collective were sentenced to prison stints last summer (12) after...

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Yoko Ono Wanted To Continue John Lennon's Battle

28th May 2013

Yoko Ono says John Lennon ''fell in the battlefield''.The 80-year-old artist married the iconic musician in 1969 but insisted after his murder in 1980 she never thought of herself as a grieving ''widow'', instead wanting...

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Paul Mccartney's Elvis Tribute

28th May 2013

Sir Paul McCartney paid a visit to Elvis Presley's grave on Sunday (26.05.13).The Beatles legend toured Graceland mansion before stopping by the final resting place of the late musician and leaving one of his own...

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Yoko Ono Thanks Paul Mccartney For Defending Her

20th May 2013

Yoko Ono thinks Sir Paul McCartney is ''sweet'' for saying she didn't cause The Beatles' break up.The 80-year-old widow of John Lennon thanked his former bandmate for insisting she ''could not be blamed for anything''...

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Yoko Ono Fears Emotional Overload At Meltdown

14th May 2013

Yoko Ono fears she will collapse with emotion when she performs the last songs she released with John Lennon onstage for the first time next month (Jun13).The late Beatles star's widow is curating this year's...

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Fascinating Fact: 3658041

12th May 2013

John Lennon's widow Yoko Ono shocked U.K. chat show host Jonathan Ross by wrapping his upper body and head in bandages in a bid to make him feel "peaceful". The interview aired in Britain on...

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Yoko Ono To Launch Music Bus In Europe

23rd April 2013

Yoko Ono is to launch the John Lennon Educational Tour Bus in Europe next month (May13).The Beatles legend's widow created the original bus - a state-of-the-art recording studio on wheels - in the U.S. in...

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Yoko Ono Publishes New Poetry Book

12th April 2013

John Lennon's widow Yoko Ono has published a new poetry book nearly 50 years after her last offering.The musician released Grapefruit, a book of "instructional poetry" in 1964, and she is now poised to offer...

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The Flaming Lips And Ke$ha Record Album

4th April 2013

The Flaming Lips and Ke$ha are making an album together.The indie rockers and the outspoken singer had such a ''blast'' the last time they worked together they have decided to team up again to record...

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Yoko Ono To Play Double Fantasy Live At Meltdown Festival 2013

4th April 2013

Yoko Ono will close the 2013 Meltdown Festival in London by performing the last album she recorded with her late husband John Lennon.The Japanese singer/artist, who is curating the event in June (13), has signed...

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Yoko Ono's Meltdown Performers Include Boy George, Patti Smith And Thurston Moore

By Contributor | 4th April 2013

Yoko Ono has announced the bulk of the names for her Meltdown Festival line-up to take place in London this year, with the former wife of John Lennon staying true to her vision to create...

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Gas Chiefs File Complaint Over Yoko Ono's Campaign Group

2nd April 2013

Yoko Ono is facing a new challenge in her crusade against fracking after executives of an American oil and gas association accused her campaign group of breaking lobbying laws.John Lennon's widow and her son Sean...

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Paul Mccartney 'Cheesed Off' With Yoko

25th March 2013

Sir Paul McCartney was ''cheesed off'' with Yoko Ono attending The Beatles' recording sessions.Yoko - the widow of late band member John Lennon, who was shot in 1980 - regularly attended recordings with the band...

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Yoko Ono Hopes John Lennon's Bloodstained Glasses Will Stop Gun Crime

25th March 2013

Yoko Ono has tweeted a provocative photo of John Lennon's bloodstained glasses.The Beatles singer's widow has taken a stand in America's gun crime debate - which has been heightened following the Sandy Hook school shootings...

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Yoko Ono Sued Over Clothing Line

25th March 2013

John Lennon's widow Yoko Ono is facing a legal battle over allegations she copied her wacky clothing line from another designer.New York City-based stylist Haleh Nematzadeh, 36, has filed suit against the star, alleging Ono...

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John Lennon's Bloodstained Glasses: What Happened On December 8, 1980?

By Michael West | 22nd March 2013

As an artist, Yoko Ono is familiar with the phrase "a picture paints a thousand words," and she hopes the age-old saying will prove true in the debate to change America's gun law debate. This...

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