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Sir Paul Mccartney Insists He 'Wanted To Continue' Being A Beatle

Sir Paul McCartney “wanted to continue” being in The Beatles.The 'Let It Be' hitmaker has denied he was the band member who "instigated" the iconic Liverpool group's split in 1970 and insisted it was the...

Peter Frampton And Mollie Marriott Feature On 'Dear John' Lennon Charity Single

The stars of the third annual 'Dear John' concert for War Child UK have released their official anthem in tribute to the legacy of John Lennon.Last year, the likes of KT Tunstall, former Genesis star...

George Harrison Was Almost Sacked By The Beatles And Replaced By Eric Clapton

The Beatles almost sacked George Harrison and planned to replace him with Eric Clapton after the guitarist temporarily left the band.The news comes from unearthed interviews with band member John Lennon recorded in January 1969,...

John Lennon's Imagine To Celebrate 50th Anniversary With Special Party

John Lennon and Yoko Ono’s hit track ‘Imagine’ will celebrate its 50th anniversary with a special global party.The late Beatles legend released the iconic song – as well as an album and a film by...

Two Rare Handwritten Beatles Setlists Set To Go Under The Hammer

Two rare handwritten setlists by The Beatles are expected to fetch between $150,000 and $250,000 at auction.The memorabilia is set to go under the hammer at Bonhams auction house on October 28.The first songs list...

Petula Clark: I Sang On Give Peace A Chance By Accident

Petula Clark sang on 'Give Peace a Chance' by accident.The 'Downtown' singer has explained she was going through a difficult time while on tour in Montreal during 1969, and decided to visit John Lennon after...

Rare Beatles Demo Goes To Auction

A rare Beatles demo recorded at Abbey Road has gone to auction.The unheard collection - which contains early versions of 'I am the Walrus', 'Fool on the Hill' and 'I Me Mine' - was left...

The Beatles' Psychic Bond

Sir Ringo Starr says The Beatles were the best band in the world because of their "psychic" connection. The iconic Liverpool group's drummer has insisted no other act can top the 'Hey Jude' hitmakers -...

Ringo Starr Says Come Together Is His Favourite Beatles Track

Sir Ringo Starr thinks 'Come Together' "worked perfectly" for The Beatles.The 80-year-old musician - who starred in the legendary group alongside John Lennon, George Harrison and Sir Paul McCartney - has revealed that the 1969...

Liam Gallagher's Son Lennon Set To Release Music With Acoustic Band

Liam Gallagher's son Lennon is set to follow in his footsteps by fronting a rock group.The 21-year-old model, who Liam shares with former spouse Patsy Kensit, is set to release music with the acoustic band...

Taylor Momsen Slams Sexism In Rock Music

Taylor Momsen has slammed sexism in rock music.The former 'Gossip Girl' actress fronts rock band The Pretty Reckless and admits she has always been told about "misogyny and sexism in music" but she feels it...

Phil Spector Dies Aged 81 Of Coronavirus Complications

Phil Spector has died aged 81 of coronavirus complications.The legendary music producer - who worked with some of the world's biggest artists including Tina Turner, The Beatles and The Ramones and was the creator of...

Mary Mccartney To Direct Tell-all Abbey Road Studios Doc If These Walls Could Sing

Mary McCartney is set to direct 'If These Walls Could Sing’, an upcoming documentary about Abbey Road Studios.The Beatles are synonymous with the iconic recording space in St John’s Wood, London, which was renamed in...

Peter Jackson Gives Fans Preview Of The Beatles: Get Back Film

Peter Jackson has given fans a sneak preview of the upcoming Beatles film, 'The Beatles: Get Back'.The hotly-anticipated documentary, which features 56-hours of never-before-seen footage of the iconic Liverpool band, is set to hit cinemas...

Sir Paul Mccartney Opens Up On The Beatles' Mental Health Struggles

Sir Paul McCartney thinks The Beatles all had mental health problems.The 78-year-old singer admitted he and his bandmates – Sir Ringo Starr and the late John Lennon and George Harrison – were more likely to...

Courtney Hadwin Covers Lennon And Yoko Classic Happy Xmas (War Is Over)

Courtney Hadwin has put her own spin on John Lennon and Yoko Ono’s 1971 festive classic, ‘Happy Xmas (War Is Over)'.The British star - who was just 13 when she won the Golden Buzzer on...

John Lennon-signed Album Goes Up For Auction

The album John Lennon signed for Mark Chapman is being put up for auction.The music icon signed the record hours before being murdered by Chapman outside The Dakota apartment building in New York City in...

The Beatles Made 50 Million Last Year

The Beatles' company banked over £50 million last year.Apple Corps Limited's annual accounts showed a turnover of £50,244,899 for the 12 months ending in January, the equivalent of £137,657 a day, despite the group having...

Noel Gallagher Records Song For Lennon Tribute Album

Noel Gallagher has recorded a song for a John Lennon tribute album on the request of Sean Ono Lennon.The former Oasis star and his estranged sibling Liam Gallagher - the latter of whom named his...

Yoko Ono Used To Turn Up Shy John Lennon's Vocals

Sean Ono Lennon has recalled how his mother Yoko Ono would always turn up his late father John Lennon's vocals because he was "insecure" about his voice.The Beatles legend - who had one of the...

John Lennon's Imagine Piano Sent To Strawberry Field Exhibition By George Michael Estate

John Lennon's piano used to compose and record his 1971 solo hit, 'Imagine', is on display at Liverpool's Strawberry Field exhibition in honour of the late Beatles legend's 80th birthday (09.10.20), courtesy of the estate...

Yoko Ono Sues Former John Lennon Aide

Yoko Ono is suing a former aide to the late John Lennon for talking about the singer.The 87-year-old artist believes Frederic Seaman violated a court order which was imposed in 2002 when he sat down...

Paul Mccartney: Not Reuniting With John Lennon Would've Been Heartache

Sir Paul McCartney is thankful he got to reunite with John Lennon before his passing.The Beatles legend has admitted he would have been heartbroken if he hadn't reconnected with the group's late frontman before his...

Paul Mccartney Plays Snippet Of Unheard Beatles Song Just Fun On Radio 2

Sir Paul McCartney plays the unheard first song he wrote with John Lennon, 'Just Fun', in an upcoming interview to mark the late Beatles legend's 80th birthday.To celebrate the occasion, Sean Ono Lennon - Lennon's...

John Lennon 80th Birthday Tribute Concert Announced

The second 'Dear John' John Lennon tribute concert will take place virtually next month.The likes of KT Tunstall, former Genesis star Peter Gabriel, John Ilsley of Dire Straits and Graham Gouldman of 10cc will take...

John Lennon's Killer Apologises To Yoko Ono

John Lennon's killer has apologised to Yoko Ono.Mark David Chapman - who murdered the Beatles legend in New York in 1980 - was denied parole for the 11th time last month, and a transcript of...

New John Lennon Biography Exploring Final Year Of His Life

A new John Lennon biography will explore the final year of his life.Drawing on new interviews, music historian Kenneth Womack's book 'John Lennon 1980: The Last Days In The Life' is set to delve into...

John Lennon's Killer Denied Parole For 11th Time

John Lennon's killer Mark David Chapman has been denied parole for the 11th time.The 65-year-old criminal - who shot the Beatles legend outside his Manhattan apartment in December 1980 - is now set to spend...

Yoko Oh No: John Lennon's Widow Told Liam Gallagher He Was 'Silly' To Name His Son After The Music Legend

Liam Gallagher says John Lennon's widow Yoko Ono told him it was ''silly'' to name his son after The Beatles rocker.The 47-year-old former Oasis singer met Yoko in 1999, the same year his eldest son...

Be Kind: Songs To Inspire Compassion In A World Of Conflict [Playlist]

It's amazing that we can live in a world that produces trending hashtags like #BeKind and #AllLivesMatter one minute, and then expresses outrage at an "invasion" of desperate migrants in dinghies the next. It's astounding...

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