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Yoko Ono attends the unveiling of the John Lennon Amnesty International tapestry at a ceremony near the American Immigrant Wall of Honor at the Ellis Island Nation Museum of Immigration in New York, NY, on July 29, 2015, on the 40th Anniversary of John Le

Yoko Ono to Receive Songwriting Credit with John Lennon on "Imagine"

In a surprise announcement made at the National Music Publishers Association’s annual meeting, Yoko Ono was named a co-songwriter on (what was formerly known as) John Lennon ’s iconic “Imagine,” reports the BBC . Ono attended the meeting with her son, Sean Ono Lennon , to receive an award—the song... Read More
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WATCH: Teen Receives Birthday Gift from Late Father

16-year-old Johnny Crow received quite possibly the coolest birthday present of all time. Everyone’s got that one thing they always hoped to see when opening presents growing up, and for Crow, that was a kickass guitar. When his father unexpectedly passed away two months before Johnny’s 16th, the... Read More
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Did Bob Dylan Plagiarize His Nobel Lecture in Literature?

Bob Dylan has been accused of plagiarizing parts of his Nobel Prize lecture, reports Rolling Stone . (If you’re confused as to what the lecture is, we’ll explain: In order to receive the Nobel Prize in Literature, Bob Dylan was required to submit a lecture in his field, which he recorded on June 4... Read More
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OTD in 1975, John Lennon's Final Public Performance Makes TV Debut

Once John Lennon left The Beatles , his solo performances were few and far between, but that doesn’t mean they didn’t happen. Lennon appeared on the made-for-television special A Salute to Sir Lew Grade: The Master Showman at the Waldorf Astoria Hotel in NYC. And, sadly, this was what would become... Read More

TV's Batman, Adam West, Has Died at 88

Adam West , the actor best known for his starring role as Batman on TV in the 1960’s, has passed away the age of 88. West would go on to other roles in his career -- including a recent voiceover role as the mayor of Quahog, Rhode Island on FOX’s Family Guy. The news was confirmed on Saturday (June... Read More
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OTD in 1978, The Rolling Stones Release 'Some Girls'

On this day (June 9) in 1978, The Rolling Stones released the album Some Girls , which included hits like “Miss You,” “Beast of Burden,” “Shattered,” and “Respectable.” The number of hits led it to go on to become a six-time Platinum record in the US. According to the band’s website, Keith Richards... Read More