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On Saturday, Yoko Ono paid tearful tribute to her husband, late music icon John Lennon, on what would have been The Beatles star’s 70th birthday. In 1980, Lennon was gunned down by stalker fan Mark David Chapman in front of Manhattan’s The Dakota Apartment Building, where he shared a home with Yoko and their then […] Continue reading Yoko Ono John Lennon 70th Birthday Tribute

Ringo Starr joined Yoko Ono on stage at a John Lennon tribute concert. The pair sang ”Give Peace A Chance”, a Plastic Ono Band song penned by Lennon while the Fab Four were still together, on would have been the 70th birthday of the ex-Beatles, reports the Daily Express. Also present on stage at the […] Continue reading Ringo Starr joins Yoko Ono on stage at John Lennon tribute concert

British artist-cum-peace activist Yoko Ono has revealed that after her husband John Lennon passed away, she spent her time not in wallowing his absence but in promoting his legacy. Ono, 77, started promoting his legacy soon after he was murdered in 1980, and she has endorsed and overseen many of the Lennon tributes building to […] Continue reading Yoko Ono’s most passionate commitment – promoting Lennon’s legacy

Beatles legend John Lennon would have been a lot more relaxed on his 70th birthday than he was on his 40th birthday, said Yoko Ono. “I can”t believe I”m going to be 40!” The Mirror quoted Ono as recalling the late Beatle fretting. “I said, ”John, John – 40”s not so bad, you know?”” she […] Continue reading Yoko Ono talks about John Lennon on Beatle legend’s 70th b’day

An upcoming New York City auction will feature Annie Leibovitz’s iconic 1980 photo, “John and Yoko,” taken just hours before John Lennon was… Continue reading NYC auction to offer Leibovitz 'John & Yoko' image