Tag: John

John Lennon and Yoko Ono Were Afraid to Buy Things for Their Child

John Lennon and Yoko Ono married in 1969 Lennon and Ono met in 1966 at an exhibition for her artwork. In 1975, Yoko Ono and John Lennon became parents to their first and only child, Sean Lennon. Ono and Lennon had children from their previous marriages, but they wanted a child together. Prior to the birth […]

Kane Brown is Ready to Make a Jump to Filmmaking

Kane Brown | John Shearer/Getty Images for MTV Kane Brown often credits his success to his ‘crazy dreams’ In a recent appearance on the Zach Sang Show, Brown discussed how he “used to have crazy dreams,” one of which even gave him the idea for his hit single “Used to Love You Sober.” Kane Brown […]

John Lennon Tried to Convince Paul McCartney to Drill a Hole in His Skull

John Lennon and Paul McCartney | Fox Photos/Getty Images Paul McCartney shared the way he and John Lennon were different Lennon and McCartney were close and had been long before the success of The Beatles, but McCartney explained that there were some clear differences between them. He wondered if that had to do with his […]

How John Lennon Popularized the Term ‘Househusband’

Sean Ono Lennon and The Beatles’ John Lennon | Vinnie Zuffante/Michael Ochs Archives/Getty Images John Lennon was proud of being a househusband The book All We Are Saying: The Last Major Interview with John Lennon and Yoko Ono includes an interview from 1980. In it, John discusses his relationship with his second son, Sean. “He […]

Sid Caesar’s ‘Special Dessert’ Might Make You a Little Queasy

Sid Caesar talks to John Travolta in a scene from the film ‘Grease’. | Photo by Paramount/Getty Images The TV star was a natural on ‘Saturday Night Live’ Caesar hosted Saturday Night Live on Feb. 5, 1983, but he had plenty of experience under his belt before his time as host. In 1950, Caesar starred […]

Paul McCartney Once Had to Stop John Lennon From Drilling Holes in His Head

John Lennon wanted to try trepanning John Lennon and Paul McCartney | Don Paulsen/Michael Ochs Archives/Getty Images Lennon was very open to trying new experiences that delivered psychedelic sensations. In an interview with GQ, Paul McCartney said John Lennon wanted to try trepanning, which is the act of drilling a hole through the skull to […]

Paul McCartney Once Said He Had an ‘Edge’ Over John Lennon ‘Musically’

Paul McCartney and John Lennon | Getty Images/Bettmann John Lennon’s birthday was celebrated by those closest to him In an interview for BBC Radio 2, to mark what would have been Lennon’s 80th birthday, Sean Ono Lennon interviewed those closest to his father, including Julian Lennon, Paul McCartney, and Elton John. Paul McCartney and John Lennon […]