Beginning life as a song inspired by the Maharishi, John Lennon’s ‘Jealous Guy’ evolved to look at the insecurities and possessive nature of love.
Written during a tumultuous period, ‘Imagine’ is a stirring anthem that challenges listeners as much as it assuages them during times of need.
John Lennon’s second solo album, ‘Imagine,’ was his biggest post-Beatles hit, yet was typically uncompromising, influencing the generations that followed.
‘John and I were both artists and we were living together, so we inspired each other,’ says Ono.
In celebration of the song’s power and resonance, the most poignant lyric from the track has been projected onto iconic buildings and sites around the world.
'Imagine' is John Lennon’s second solo album release. It's full of brilliant songs, great hooks, and John’s ever-present acerbic wit.
The event will honor one of the most famous and beloved songs and universal messages in music history.
The event will feature a unique surround sound screening of the film's newly-remastered edition to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the 'Imagine' album.
The pre-taped and recorded performance aired at the end of the Tokyo Games opening ceremony.
Test your knowledge of John Lennon’s second studio album, ‘Imagine.’
John Lennon was one of the world's most famous musicians, with a solo career that included songs like 'Imagine' and 'Jealous Guy'.
The album was recorded to analogue tape during the band’s sold-out four night stand at the renowned Melbourne venue last November.
The Circle is part of the Berlin-based Offshore Sessions, whose mission is to “showcase some of the best alternative & indie music out there – in creative ways."
Penning songs such as ‘Gimme Some Truth,’ John Lennon radicalized his music and became one of the most politically engaged musicians in history.
The documentary’s includes interviews with Yoko Ono, Julian Lennon and photographer David Bailey among other notables.