Musician John Lennon was shot at his home in front of the Dakota House on 72nd West Street in Manhattan, New York, on December 8, 1980. He was 40 years old at the time of his death. The shooter, who has been in prison for 40 years, has apologized to the widow.
The flight would have turned 80 on October 9th. The champion was greatly remembered in New York on his birthday.
Lennon’s younger son, a musician Sean Ono Lennon, 45, was honored to light the lights of the Empire State Building in memory of his father. Sean was five years old when his father died.
Building illuminated in blue at sunset. There was also a large Peace Sign on display in the building, symbolizing the message of John Lennon’s music.
To celebrate the anniversary, John Lennon’s production will release a new album, Gimme Some Truth: The Ultimate Mixes, featuring 36 Lennon solos, remixed and with improved sound quality. The album is produced by Lennon’s wife Yoko Ono, 87, with his son Sean.
Earlier this week, Sean’s godfather, piano virtuoso Elton John, praised John Lennon profusely on the radio.
-If your father was still alive, I think he would have won the Nobel Peace Prize, Elton John incense According to Standard magazine.
John Lennon also has another son. Likewise, the mother of Julian Lennon, 57, who works as a musician, is John’s first wife, Cynthia Lennon.
The boys have described their late father beautifully fresh Express in an interview.
– Our father was like that. He wanted to unite people together. He was a unifier and he was willing to do anything to make people understand their intentions, the boys described.
Sean said in an interview that listening to his father’s music makes him more sensitive.
“Yes, I was a little worried about my crying because some of the songs my father wrote are so full of emotion,” Sean described.
“It’s hard to even think about those songs, let alone listen to them,” Sean said.
She has childhood memories of making her parents’ Double Fantasy album, for example
“Some of those songs are heartbreaking. They’re like a time machine and take me back to those moments before … (John Lennon was killed). Pretty raffia, Sean said.
Julian has openly said that he felt rejected by his father in his youth. However, the distance improved and the father and son called each other a lot. In her last years together, Julian remembers her father being really happy making new music.