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The John Lennon song Paul Simon called “a poor record”

    The John Lennon song Paul Simon called “a poor record”

Paul Simon has never been one to mince words about the music that he liked. Even at the expense of his own catalogue, Simon was known to be particularly merciless

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‘John Lennon: Murder Without A Trial’ Apple TV Plus Review: Stream It Or Skip It?

    ‘John Lennon: Murder Without A Trial’ Apple TV Plus Review: Stream It Or Skip It?

The three-part documentary series John Lennon: Murder Without a Trial (Apple TV+) returns to the scene of the crime outside The Dakota in New York City, where John Lennon was

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Terri Hooley Voices Regret for Punching John Lennon, Reveals Lennon’s Ex-Wife Said “You Should Have Hit Him Harder”

    Terri Hooley Voices Regret for Punching John Lennon, Reveals Lennon’s Ex-Wife Said “You Should Have Hit Him Harder”

Terri Hooley, an influential figure on the Northern Irish music scene, has revealed that he once punched John Lennon after the Beatles legend mistook him for a supporter of the

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The Beatles song Paul McCartney called “bland”

    The Beatles song Paul McCartney called “bland”

Despite the myriad of brilliant songwriting duos over the years, no one comes close in impact or significance to John Lennon and Paul McCartney. Steering the journey of The Beatles,

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How John Lennon became a “father figure” to Chris Cornell

    How John Lennon became a “father figure” to Chris Cornell

From an early age, music offered a source of escapism to the late Soundgarden frontman Chris Cornell, allowing him to

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The song John Lennon wrote out of guilt

    The song John Lennon wrote out of guilt

Some songs are written with emotion at the forefront: love, anger, and joy, all universal and timeless. Other tracks are

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The song John Lennon wrote to outdo ‘We Shall Overcome’

    The song John Lennon wrote to outdo ‘We Shall Overcome’

Every songwriter wants to write something that will last longer than they do. Even though music may come and go

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Julian Lennon Confirms John Lennon Didn’t Financially Support Him While Growing Up

    Julian Lennon Confirms John Lennon Didn’t Financially Support Him While Growing Up

Joining Esquire to talk about his latest album, ‘Jude,’ Julian Lennon recently shared some details about his relationship with his

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John Lennon Is Back On The Hot 100–And He’s Not Alone

    John Lennon Is Back On The Hot 100–And He’s Not Alone

This week’s Hot 100 reflects the tracking period just before Christmas Day arrived, so it makes sense that this may

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The music that shaped John Lennon’s early years

    The music that shaped John Lennon’s early years

Few artists can hope to have the influence on rock and roll that John Lennon had. Throughout his time with The Beatles and into his solo career, Lennon was one

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