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Cynthia Lennon, John Lennon’s Ex-Wife, Dies at 75

Cynthia Lennon, John Lennon’s Ex-Wife, Dies at 75

By Kimberly Ripley April 1, 2015

Cynthia Lennon, the ex-wife of John Lennon, died on Wednesday of cancer at her home in Mallorca, Spain. She was 75. John and Cynthia Lennon were married from 1962 to 1968 and had one child, Julian Lennon. Julian was with …

Paul McCartney to Receive NME Award Paul McCartney to Receive NME Award

Paul McCartney is set to receive NME’s special Songwriter’s Songwriter award later in February. It is expected that the former Beatle will be on hand to accept his award in person. McCartney, whose hit single Queenie has put him back …

The Beatles Invade New York, 1964 The Beatles Invade New York, 1964

The Beatles were the only two words on anyone’s lips during February of 1964, and in the days leading up to their arrival in New York City, AP reporters were beyond busy keeping up with all the hype. Press conferences …

The Beatles’ Popularity Before Ed Sullivan Show The Beatles’ Popularity Before Ed Sullivan Show

Believe it or not, The Beatles were already stars in America before their iconic appearance on the Ed Sullivan Show. On Sunday, we celebrated 50 years since the Beatles punched America in the face with great music. However, their road …

Lauryn Hill: Has She Returned To Her Old Self? Lauryn Hill: Has She Returned To Her Old Self?

Soul singer and rapper Lauryn Hill’s career has been pretty eventful to say the least. First, she put out a classic album with her ex-band mates the Fugees in 1996, called “The Score.” Then she embarked on a solo career …

The Beatles ‘Ed Sullivan Show’ Anniversary The Beatles ‘Ed Sullivan Show’ Anniversary

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Today marks a very special occasion in the music world. 73 million American viewers tuned in to watch a little band from Liverpool, England perform on “The Ed Sullivan Show” 50 years ago. Exactly 50 years ago today on Feb. …

George Harrison: Sister Saved Him for Ed Sullivan George Harrison: Sister Saved Him for Ed Sullivan

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George Harrison might not have made it on to the Ed Sullivan Show back in 1964 had it not been for the vigilant watch of his older sister Louise. Harrison arrived in New York with the Beatles for the famous …

Paul McCartney and Ringo Starr: Beatles Reunited Paul McCartney and Ringo Starr: Beatles Reunited

Paul McCartney and Ringo Starr performed together on stage at the 2014 Grammy Awards Sunday evening, marking a “sort-of” reunion for The Beatles. To call it a full fledged reunion would be a huge overstatement, given Ringo’s answer to one …

Ringo Starr Honored Prior to Grammy Appearance Ringo Starr Honored Prior to Grammy Appearance

Ringo Starr received the Lifetime of Peace and Love award from the David Lynch Foundation on Monday night, during a concert in L.A. The foundation helps provide scholarships to teach transcendental meditation — a practice the Beatles dabbled in — …

Kris Kristofferson Will Be Joined By Fellow Country Stars In Special Grammy Performance

Kris Kristofferson is set to have quite an exciting night tomorrow during the presentation of the 56th annual Grammy Awards. He will perform for audiences along with a couple of other legends, along with a newcomer to the genre. In …

Paul McCartney And Ringo Starr Will Perform At The Grammys

While the majority of the performers and nominees during the upcoming Grammy ceremony is clearly geared toward the younger audiences and mainstream popular music, a blast from the past will be present with at least one performance. The recent addition …

Annie Lennox and David Stewart Reunite as Eurythmics

It’s wonderful when music groups get back together, especially since it doesn’t happen everyday. Whether they’re reuniting for for financial reasons, for the fans or just because, it gives older fans a chance to relive the past a little and …

George Harrison: Sister Got No Part of Fortune

George Harrison’s sister Louise harbors no grudge about the meager living she subsists on–nor does she feel slighted that she didn’t receive any of the late Beatle’s fortune. It seems George alotted Louise a pension in the amount of $2000 …

Ringo Starr, Former Beatle, Releases “Photograph” Album

Ringo Starr (a.k.a. Richard Starkey) is one of the best-known British musicians around, as well as performing as the drummer for the legendary 1960’s pop band The Beatles. Apart from his success with The Beatles, Starr spawned a solo career …

Ringo Starr Brings Back His ‘Octopus’s Garden’
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Seventy-three-year-old drummer and legendary Beatle, Ringo Starr, is a man of many talents. Last year he was named the richest drummer in the world and has released 16 solo albums. Quite impressive for someone who famously proclaims to have never …

John Lennon’s Hollywood Star Vandalized
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The news of John Lennon’s Hollywood Walk of Fame Star being defaced was made aware to Gillian Lomax. Lomax spent six years on the radio, hosting KLOS’s Breakfast With the Beatles. She led her Magical History Tour group to Vine …

Sid Bernstein, Former Beatles Promoter, Dead at 95

The “British Invasion” of the 1960s brought many exciting young acts across the pond to the United States where they were then serenaded with the screams of rabid young girls who would have ran through a brick wall to be …