Entertainment Beatles Paul McCartney And Ringo Starr Remember John Lennon On 80th Birthday: 'I Still Miss You Man'
Sir Paul McCartney speaks about the first time he met John Lennon
Sir Paul McCartney has spoken about the first time he met John Lennon and reveals how he reflects on the moment 'like a fan' and tells 'how lucky' he was to meet him.The Beatles star, 78, revealed how the the pair 'complemented each other' after he was introduced to John, aged 16, on July 6 1957, in Liverpool.
Sir Paul McCartney and Sir Ringo Starr have honoured their former Beatles bandmate John Lennon on what.
The pair both shared tributes to the legendary musician, who died in New York in 1980, after he was shot by Mark David Chapman.
Paul McCartney plays snippet of unheard Beatles song Just Fun on Radio 2
Sir Paul McCartney marks his late bandmate John Lennon's 80th birthday by performing a snippet of the unheard Beatles song, 'Just Fun', on BBC Radio 2.To celebrate the occasion, Sean Ono Lennon - Lennon's son with Yoko Ono - interviews his dad's bandmate, McCartney, his godfather, Sir Elton John, and his half sibling, Julian Lennon, on BBC Radio 2 for the two-part documentary, 'John Lennon At 80', which airs on October 3 and October 4 between 9 and 10pm.
Sharing a black and white photograph of them together on Instagram, Sir Paul wrote: “I love this picture, it reminds me of the bond between us. Happy 80th John. Love Paul”.
Overnight, Beatles drummer Sir Ringo Starr also remembered John.
He posted on Instagram: “Let’s celebrate John‘s 80th birthday with come together Friday, 9 October I still miss you man peace and love to Yoko Sean and Julian.”
Yoko Ono, John’s wife, also posted a short video showing New York’s Empire State Building lit up in blue, and with a peace sign, in honour of his birthday.
Paul McCartney: Not reuniting with John Lennon would've been heartache
Sir Paul McCartney has admitted he would have struggled with "heartache" if he hadn't reunited with John Lennon before his death in 1980.The Beatles legend has admitted he would have been heartbroken if he hadn't reconnected with the group's late frontman before his murder in 1980 at the age of 40.
“Happy birthday John! It’s lit!” she wrote.
In his hometown of Liverpool, the council has launched a worldwide contest to find another great songwriter in honour of his birthday.
A collection of previously unseen pictures of Lennon in New York will also go on display at The Beatles Story in Liverpool.
A pop-up TV channel called LENNON80 has also launched, which will feature special programming, including the documentary charting John and Yoko’s Bed-In For Peace in Montreal, Canada, in 1969, as well as the couple’s 1971 interview on Parkinson.
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