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A pair of John’s Lennon’s sunglasses have been auctioned off for over £130,000

The late Beatle mistakenly left a pair of Oliver Goldsmith glasses in the back of Ringo Starr's car

Edward Norton: “If you take your work seriously, it’s all-consuming”

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The 'Fight Club' star on working with Thom Yorke, new film 'Motherless Brooklyn' and building a Hollywood legacy

John Lennon – his 10 greatest solo tracks

Lennon’s solo work fell very much into two categories. There were the angry, visceral, political bawl-outs that tried to throttle peace out of the world’s leaders by gnarly chant alone, and there were the sentimental pop tunes. To celebrate a talent like no other, we've ranked his ten best solo songs… 10 'Instant Karma' Written while he was publicly still a...

Ringo Starr on finding out about John Lennon’s death: “I didn’t know what to do”

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Ringo Starr has recalled the time he discovered that his Beatles bandmate John Lennon had been killed. The legendary musician was murdered by obsessed fan Mark Chapman on December 8, 1980. Lennon had been shot four times at close range outside his Manhattan residence. Read More: 20 things you didn’t know about The Beatles’ ‘Revolver’ In a new interview with Rolling...

“It moved me. I did my best”: Ringo Starr on covering John Lennon’s ‘Grow Old With Me’ with Paul McCartney

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Ringo Starr has spoken about covering John Lennon's 'Grow Old With Me' with Paul McCartney for his latest album 'What's My Name'. Starr's take on the Lennon song, which was first released posthumously in 1984 on Yoko Ono and the late Beatle's 'Milk and Honey', features on his new album which is out today (October 25). The track features McCartney on bass and...

John Lennon’s least favourite Beatles song has been revealed

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An unearthed interview from 1970 has revealed John Lennon's least favourite Beatles song. Wednesday (October 9) would've been the star's 79th birthday. Read more: The Beatles’ ‘Abbey Road’ at 50: 10 perfect moments that give you goosebumps John, Paul, George and Ringo made well over 100 songs across their career, but there's one that stuck out to Lennon as his least...

Paul McCartney reveals that he has “a lot of dreams” about John Lennon

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Sir Paul McCartney has spoken about his memories of John Lennon, revealing that he still has "a lot of dreams" about his Beatles bandmate. The musician was asked about his creative and personal relationship with the late Lennon during a wide-ranging interview on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert, which aired in the US last night (September 23). Presented with a...

Ringo Starr and Paul McCartney reunite to cover John Lennon song on Ringo’s upcoming new album, ‘What’s My Name’

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Ringo Starr has today announced details of his 20th studio album and has shared the album's title track, 'What's My Name.' You can listen to the new song below. Released on October 25, the album is available for pre-order now and will see Starr working with a host of collaborators - including fellow Beatle, Sir Paul McCartney. Read More: Paul McCartney -...

The Beatles’ Strawberry Fields has opened as a tourist attraction for the first time

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Strawberry Fields, the Salvation Army gardens immortalised by The Beatles on 'Strawberry Fields Forever' is opening as a public tourist attraction for the first time. Opening tomorrow (September 14), the gardens will be available for the public to visit alongside a new visitor's centre, cafe and shop. There will also be a new interactive exhibition about John Lennon's early life...