Yoko Ono gets writing credit for John Lennon's Imagine

2017-06-19 09:50

Yoko Ono, who was previously credited as a co-producer on John Lennon's Imagine, will earn a co-writing credit on the 1971 song.

Unseen Beatles footage released

2016-04-26 20:00

Never-before-seen footage of The Beatles "mucking around" in a make-up studio ahead of a TV performance, shot more than half a century ago, has been released.

Cynthia Lennon, first wife of John Lennon, dies of cancer

2015-04-02 10:24

Cynthia Lennon, the first wife of former Beatles guitarist John Lennon, has died of cancer at her home in Spain aged 75.

John Lennon's killer sorry for being 'an idiot'

2014-08-28 15:22

John Lennon's killer, Mark David Chapman, has told the parole board that he's sorry for being "an idiot".

John Lennon's killer reportedly controlled by 'dark' aliens

2014-06-19 21:00

John Lennon's murderer was under the control of aliens determined to kill the musician to stop him spreading messages of peace, extraterrestrial expert Michael C Luckman has claimed.

Dentist plans to clone John Lennon

2014-04-12 10:22

A Canadian dentist is planning to clone deceased Beatles star John Lennon using DNA from a tooth he purchased at an auction.

Beatles to release more BBC sessions

2013-09-13 15:45

The Beatles plan to release a new collection of the band's BBC sessions, including commercially unreleased recordings and studio chatter.

King of Rock's Caddy for sale

2013-06-27 10:02

Blues crooner Elvis Presley's Cadillac and tough-guy Steve McQueen's old truck are scheduled to be auctioned in California.

Rare Beatles guitar goes to auction

2013-05-14 18:00

This guitar may not quite gently weep, but it could at least make a well-heeled Beatles fan cry with happiness.

Letters from John Lennon's killer for sale

2013-02-19 13:25

Four letters that John Lennon's killer wrote to the New York City police officer who arrested him are on sale through a Los Angeles auction house.


Parole denied for the 9th time for John Lennon's killer

2016-08-31 17:00

John Lennon's killer will remain behind bars.

John Lennon hair lock sells for $35 000

2016-02-22 11:27

A lucky bidder has paid $35 000 at an auction for a lock of John Lennon's hair snipped in 1966 during his preparation for a film role.

Spain picks John Lennon film to compete for Oscar

2014-09-26 16:00

Spain's film academy has selected the movie Vivir es Facil con los Ojos Cerrados (Living is Easy With Eyes Closed) about a Spanish man's quest to meet John Lennon as its entry for best foreign language film at next year's Oscars.

John Lennon's killer up for parole

2014-08-22 15:00

John Lennon's killer, Mark Chapman, is up for parole this week but not expected to be granted release.

John Lennon manuscripts and drawings sell for $2.9m at auction

2014-06-05 15:20

Original manuscripts and drawings by former Beatle John Lennon, produced for two acclaimed books he wrote in the mid-1960s, have sold for $2.9m.

Vandals deface Lennon star before birthday

2013-10-08 15:28

Vandals have scrawled graffiti on John Lennon's star on Hollywood's Walk of Fame over the weekend, prompting an urgent clean-up days before fans gather for the Beatles icon's birthday.

Dentist to clone John Lennon

2013-08-22 19:30

A dentist is planning - with the help of scientists - to clone John Lennon from an old rotten tooth.

Beatles guitar auctioned for $408k in US

2013-05-20 18:07

A six-cord electric guitar that Beatles John Lennon and George Harrison played went under the hammer for $408 000, Julien's Auctions has said.

Pastor: John Lennon died from divine ire

2013-04-10 11:11

John Lennon died because he offended God by suggesting that the Beatles were more famous than Jesus Christ, pastor Marco Feliciano has said.

Charlie Chaplin's bowler hat auctioned

2012-11-20 09:47

Charlie Chaplin's trademark bowler hat and cane as the 'Little Tramp' has sold at a Los Angeles auction.

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