JOHN LENNON RUMORS & GOSSIP

Behind The Scenes Look At Beatlemania As It Swept Through America 50 Years Ago

In the early part of 1964 The Beatles were the hottest band on the other side of the Atlantic and with a strong push on radio saw record sales and a massive new following seemingly overnight. John Lennon, Ringo Starr, Paul McCartney and George Harrison announced a series of tours for the spring of 1964 and fans were determined to get a glimpse of the emerging superstars. 73 million...
Via The Roosevelts
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Celebrate John Lennon’s Birthday With These Five Great Songs

It was on this day in 1940 that John Lennon was born in Liverpool, England. Although assassinated in 1980, he left us an incredible catalog of music and remains one of the greatest songwriters the world has ever known. As a member of the Beatles in the 60s then as a solo act and member of the Plastic Ono Band in the 70s, Lennon penned many memorable songs that live on. Here’s a...
Via The Roosevelts
October 09, 2013  |  Discuss

A Long-Lost John Lennon Interview

As the Telegraph reports, the audio interview – with Village Voice journalist Howard Smith – was recorded shortly after The Beatles had finished work on the 1969 studio album, ‘Let It Be’. However, it sat in Smith’s attic for nearly four decades but will now be put up for sale by RR Auction. In the interview, Lennon – who was […]
Via Word On The Game
September 06, 2013  |  Discuss

Four minutes of hell: NBC stars audition for ‘Sunday Night Football’ theme (video)

Much like other significant historical events like the moon landing, the Challenger explosion or when John Lennon was killed, most people can tell you the exact place they were and exactly what they were doing when they learned that Faith Hill would not reprise her role as leggy theme song singer for NBC’s “Sunday Night […]The post Four minutes of hell: NBC stars audition for...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
August 21, 2013  |  Discuss

Michael Jackson, John Lennon and Gandhi team up

How about this for a football trio? A team with Michael Jackson playing alongside John Lennon and Mahatma Gandhi. Carlos Adriano, director of football for Brazilian Serie B side Atletico Goianiense, tells reporters the club has signed a forward known as Michael Jackson - his real name is Carlos Adriano de Sousa Cruz. Like many Brazilian players, he goes by a nickname rather than...
Via Fox Soccer
August 13, 2013  |  Discuss

Jackson pairs up with Lennon, Gandhi

How about this for a football trio? A team with Michael Jackson playing alongside John Lennon and Mahatma Gandhi. Carlos Adriano, director of football for Brazilian Serie B side Atletico Goianiense, tells reporters the club has signed a forward known as Michael Jackson - his real name is Carlos Adriano de Sousa Cruz. Like many Brazilian players, he goes by a nickname rather than...
Via Fox Soccer
August 13, 2013  |  Discuss

Today in Sports History : John Lennon Helps Out

On this day in 1970, John Lennon paid the £1,344 fine for the demonstrators of the South African Rugby team. The individuals were protesting while the team toured England. To get a better understanding of what was going on, we must remember that sports played a huge role in the anti-apartheid movement. Any sort of cricket or rugby tour by a South African team in the UK or New Zealand...
Via Metta Chronicles
February 10, 2013  |  Discuss

John Lennon was Totally Whipped: a Soliloquy

I’ve never been a Yoko-hater. My attitude is largely ambivalent about the world’s luckiest screecher. But I’ll be damned if this aint the most insightful, eviscerating takedown of Yoko out there. Watch as comedian Bill Burr drops the hammer on John’s evident neutering. As an aside, I’m warning everyone that I’ll be breaking out that Chuck Berry backward heel strut...
Via Next Impulse Sports
January 24, 2013  |  Discuss

John Lennon, Miles Davis Play Basketball at 1970s Birthday Party (Video)

John Lennon may have made his mark in music more than 60 years ago, but his songs have stayed fresh for generations. His basketball shot? Not so much. Lennon apparently spent a little time shooting hoops in his day, as evidenced by a video that has surfaced of him playing backyard ball with Miles Davis at a birthday party. Judging by the hair and clothes, it’s 1970s Lennon and...
Via NESN.com
December 08, 2012  |  Discuss

Penn State Students Pray For Victims, Debut Sandusky Shirts

Good for you, Penn State students. You held one helluva vigil last night and sang a rousing version of John Lennon’s Imagine. Now, this morning you’ll start drinking Natty and acting like the fools you are. Don’t let us down. Make sure one of you gets your ‘Eat **** Sandusky’ shirt onto ESPN or the major media outlet of your choice. At least six advertisers are said to...
Via Busted Coverage
November 12, 2011  |  Discuss
MORE STORIES >>

Most logical Kevin Love trade scenarios

Magic Johnson's best Twitter analysis

Best NFL free agents still available

Gallery: The women who wowed in May

WATCH: The longest homers of the week

Best first round MLB picks of last decade

Best and worst MLB teams, two months in

Updated NBA mock draft

2014 World Cup pre-tournament power rankings

Gallery: Instagrams of the week

The next great NFL dynasty?

12 college hoops teams on the rise

Ranking NFL stadiums by name

Worst first pitches ever, revisited

Gallery: Best of Candice Swanepoel

BARKER BEAUTIES
WANT MORE?
FOLLOW YARDBARKER:
Youtube_32 Twitter_32 Facebook_32 Rss_32 Email_32
Today's Best Stuff
For Bloggers

Join the Yardbarker Network for more promotion, traffic, and money.

Company Info
Help
What is Yardbarker?

Yardbarker is the largest network of sports blogs and pro athlete blogs on the web. This site is the hub of the Yardbarker Network, where our editors and algorithms curate the best sports content from our network and beyond.