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Yoko Ono Designs John Lennon-inspired Clothing Line

Yoko Ono has designed a clothing line inspired by her late husband John Lennon.The singer/artist based the menswear collection on Fashions For Men, a set of sketches she drew as a gift for the Beatle...

Yoko Ono Invited Hard-hit Pals Into Her Home During Storm

Yoko Ono did her part to help out during superstorm Sandy last month (Oct12) by opening the doors of her New York home to hard-hit family and friends.John Lennon's widow was holed up at her...

Yoko Ono Thanks Paul Mccartney For Clearing Her Name

John Lennon's widow Yoko Ono has publicly thanked Sir Paul Mccartney for telling fans she was not the reason for The Beatles' split.Ono has long been blamed for pulling apart the Fab Four in 1970,...

Mick Jagger's Love Letters Up For Auction

Sir Mick Jagger's love letters are being put up for auction.The Rolling Stones rocker penned a series of 10 letters in 1969 to his former flame, American singer Marsha Hunt - who inspired the band's...

Yoko Ono And Sean Lennon Ask New Yorkers To 'Imagine There's No Fracking'

Yoko Ono, Sean Lennon and their Artists Against Fracking organisation have taken their message to the streets by posting a billboard on the Major Deegan Expressway in New York.The group is hoping to urge state...

Yoko Ono Announced As Curator Of Meltdown Festival 2013

We can’t think of many better ways to celebrate a birthday than curating an entire festival (so long as we don’t have to help out with loading gear in and out and all that rigmarole...

Yoko Ono To Curate Meltdown Festival 2013

Yoko Ono will curate next year's (13) Meltdown Festival in London.Ono was invited to perform as part of Patti Smith and Ornette Coleman's Meltdowns in 2005 and 2009, respectively, and she cannot wait to get...

'You Can't Blame Yoko For Anything': Paul Mccartney Sits Down With David Frost

For four decades Beatles fans have blamed Yoko Ono for the band's demise. However, in a revealing interview with Sir Paul McCartney, the legendary singer has shed light on many aspects of himself and the...

Mccartney: Yoko Didn't Break Up The Beatles

Paul McCartney has taped what is believed to be his longest television interview ever -- a three-hour session with David Frost for Al Jazeera English, to be serialized over three weeks beginning Nov. 9. The...

Mccartney: Yoko Didn't Break Up The Beatles

Paul McCartney has taped what is believed to be his longest television interview ever -- a three-hour session with David Frost for Al Jazeera English, to be serialized over three weeks beginning Nov. 9. The...

Paul Mccartney Tells Fans To Let It Be Over Yoko Ono

Sir Paul Mccartney is adamant John Lennon's wife Yoko Ono was not the reason The Beatles split.The Hey Jude hitmakers called time on their career in 1970, seven years after their meteoric rise to global...

'Yoko Ono Didn't Break Up The Beatles' Says Paul Mccartney

Sir Paul McCartney claims Yoko Ono had nothing to do with The Beatles splitting up.The group - made up of Paul, John Lennon, Ringo Starr and George Harrison - split up in 1970, but Paul...

Yoko Ono Makes Donation To U.k. University

Singer/artist Yoko Ono has made a $160,000 (£100,000) donation to a British university where her husband John Lennon once studied.The rocker's widow is handing over the money to help vulnerable students at England's Liverpool John...

Will Karl Lagerfeld Design Keira Knightley's Wedding Dress

Keira Knightley hit the town in support of fashion powerhouse and personal friend Karl Lagerfeld as he unveiled Chanel's The Little Black Jacket exhibition in London on Thursday night (October 11, 2012).Although not in a...

Lady Gaga Wants To 'Cry' Over Unreleased Songs

Lady Gaga wants to ''cry'' because there are so many songs she has recorded but cannot release.The 'Born This Way' hitmaker has put out two full albums since debut single 'Just Dance' in 2009, but...

John Lennon's 72nd Birthday Celebrated, His Legacy Lives On

There are few people that have ever lived, who have changed the world and made such an enormous impact, that subsequently results in their memory being upheld, almost as sacred, all over the world, decades...

Lady Gaga Dontes Peace Award To Charity

Lady Gaga in donating her peace award to charity.The 'Born This Way' hitmaker received the LennonOno Grant For Peace award from Yoko Ono as recognition of her social activism but the pop star announced that...

Lady Gaga Supports Yoko Ono's Anti-fracking Drive

Lady Gaga has thrown her support behind Yoko Ono's efforts to stop controversial drilling techniques in the natural gas industry and urged her fans to sign a petition to end fracking in her native New...

Lady Gaga Wins Peace Award From John Lennon And Yoko Ono

Lady Gaga will be awarded the LennonOno Grant For Peace award.The 'Edge Of Glory' hitmaker has been chosen for the prize - in memory of late The Beatles musician John Lennon - for her commitment...

Pussy Riot Use John Lennon Award Cash For Freedom Fight

Jailed Russian punks Pussy Riot are using a cash grant from John Lennon's widow Yoko Ono to fund their fight for freedom.Three members of the controversial group - Nadezhda Tolokonnikova, Maria Alekhina and Yekaterina Samutsevich...

Lady Gaga To Receive John Lennon Award

Lady Gaga is to be honoured for her political activism by Yoko Ono with a special award in memory of her late husband John Lennon.The pop superstar will be handed the biennial LennonOno Grant For...

Quincy Jones Honoured With Montblanc Patronage Award

Quincy Jones has followed in the footsteps of Yoko Ono and Charles, Prince Of Wales as the latest recipient of the Montblanc de la Culture Arts Patronage Award.The legendary music producer was selected for the...

Yoko Ono Takes Over Times Square For Peace Day

Yoko Ono has dedicated an art project in New York City's famous Times Square to her late husband John Lennon as part of International Peace Day on Friday (21Sep12).The singer has taken over the...

Yoko Ono Imagines Peace In New York

Yoko Ono is taking over Times Square in New York City for International Peace Day today (21.09.12).The artist - the widow of Beatles musician John Lennon - will screen the words ''Imagine Peace'' intermittently throughout...

Pussy Riot To Be Honoured By Yoko Ono

John Lennon's widow Yoko Ono is to pay tribute to jailed Russian punk band Pussy Riot by handing them a special award in honour of her late husband.The band attracted worldwide attention in February (12)...

Yoko Ono Designs Swarovski Keys

Artist and activist Yoko Ono has designed a special collection of crystal keys to spread her message of hope and peace.John Lennon's widow has been commissioned by executives at Swarovski crystal jewellers to come up...

John Lennon Killer Claims He Didn't Target Him

John Lennon's killer claims he didn't target the Beatles singer.The 'Imagine' hitmaker was shot dead outside his New York apartment in December 1980 by Mark Chapman but he claims he only killed him because he...

Yoko Ono To Host Anti-fracking Event In New York

John Lennon's widow Yoko Ono and the couple's son Sean are set to host an event against hydraulic fracturing in New York City on Wednesday (29Aug12) to protest drilling for natural gas.The mother and son...

Rufus Wainwright Marries

Rufus Wainwright has got married.The 39-year-old singer tied the knot with German-born theater producer Jorn Weisbrodt in front of 250 guests at his home in Montauk, New York yesterday (23.08.12).Following the ceremony, the celebrations continued...

John Lennon's Killer Denied Parole, Again

John Lennon 's killer, Mark Chapman, has been denied release from prison after appearing in front of the parole board for the seventh time, reports The Ukpa. Chapman, 57 stood before The New York Department...

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