Sean Lennon Fun Facts, Quotes and Tweets

26th June 2015

Quote: "I actually haven't heard the music he did with Kanye, but I thought it was really funny that people didn't know who he was and all the Kanye fans were like, 'Man, that Paul is going to be really famous after Kanye worked with him!' I think it's cool that Paul wants to work with Kanye, it's kind of fun, it makes the world more interesting that those two people want to collaborate... Kanye often seems silly, but I think he is a real artist and I do like his music." Sean Lennon on Sir Paul McCartney's recent collaborative efforts with Kanye.

4th July 2014

Quote: "Sean used to bully him as a kid. Once he fell asleep, so Sean wrapped him up in a carpet and locked him in a cupboard." Sean Lennon loved tormenting his childhood friend Mark Ronson, according to his girlfriend Charlotte Kemp Muhl.

10th May 2014

Quote: "We're friends and similar people. People's perceptions of the Beatles' families are completely wrong. We don't care what our parents fought about." Sean Lennon insists the kids of the Fab Four are all pals.

9th October 2012

Tweet: "Happy Birthday to my dear friend, Sean!" Actor JOSEPH GORDON-LEVITT sends his best to Sean Lennon, who turned 37 on Tuesday (09Oct12) - the same day his late father, John Lennon, would have turned 72.

17th August 2011

Fact: Beck and Sean Lennon are to lead a tribute to late French singer/songwriter Serge Gainsbourg at the Hollywood Bowl in Los Angeles on 28 August (11). The two musicians will be joined by Faith No More's Mike Patton and Gainsbourg's son Lulu.

26th November 2010

Fact: Yoko Ono and her son Sean Lennon are participating in a recorded chat about their lives on Friday (26Nov10) as part of America's Listening Day project, which urges people to devote the day after Thanksgiving to talking to loved ones.

15th November 2010

Quote: "We love nature, science and sex, and try to combine those things into everything we make." Sean Lennon's girlfriend and GHOST OF A SABER TOOTH TIGER bandmate CHARLOTTE MUHL on what drives the pair's music.

19th May 2009

Fact: 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).

22nd September 2008

Quote: "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 paper. It was as if ELVIS had left Vegas in the 70s and started to play with the punks." Sean Lennon on his late father John Lennon forming THE PLASTIC ONO BAND in 1969 with his widow, Yoko Ono, before the dissolution of THE Beatles.

17th February 2007

Quote: "Sean Lennon used to be my best friend. He lived just down the road from me. We'd go and visit Michael Jackson together all the time." Producer Mark Ronson, who has worked with Kanye West, Robbie Williams and Amy Winehouse, had an interesting childhood.

13th October 2006

Quote: "When I was a teenager, I was driven to watch the most turgid, existentialist things, German expressionist films and stuff. It took me a long time to appreciate Will Ferrell movies." Musician Sean Lennon had to learn how to enjoy low-brow humour.

18th September 2006

Quote: "Have you seen CHARLIE + THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY? (It's) like that." Sean Lennon on hanging out with old pal MICHAEL JACKSON.

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