Julian Lennon’s White Feather Foundation will establish the Cynthia Lennon Scholarship For Girls, in honour of Julian’s late mother.
'At that time no one had heard of The Beatles here, but I knew they were great writers so I just picked up on one of their songs.' Del Shannon
The first Lennon & McCartney song to make the US charts was Del Shannon’s From Me To You (it made No.77). 7 months later came I Want To Hold Your Hand.