The live album was credited not to Lennon and Ono but solely to the Plastic Ono Band.
The 'Double Fantasy' album, released three weeks before John Lennon's passing, has become something of a requiem for John's 40 years on earth.
On both of Billboard’s main surveys for 27 December 1980, John climbed to No. 1.
On the chart of 20 December 1980, ‘(Just Like) Starting Over’ became a posthumous UK No. 1.
The UNICEF event featured John and George's first scheduled performance since The Beatles' last concert in 1966, and Lennon's last UK live appearance.
Capturing “the delirious optimism of the era”, ‘The Rolling Stones Rock And Roll Circus’ remains one of the most ambitious extravaganzas in rock history.
‘Solid Gold Easy Action’ became the second consecutive single by Bolan and the band to peak at No. 2 in the UK in less than three months.
'Happy Xmas (War Is Over)' became a cast-iron Yuletide favourite, but its original UK peak was No. 4.
John Lennon’s second solo album, ‘Imagine’, was his biggest post-Beatles hit, yet was typically uncompromising, influencing the generations that followed.
With its unlikely origins in a campaign slogan, ‘Come Together’ evolved to become one of The Beatles’ most memorable songs.
John Lennon's solo recordings sound as fresh and as innovative today as they did when they first came out, here are 20 of the best John Lennon songs.
John's new album had Billboard describing him as "the real British Dylan."
'Closer To Home' was released in June 1970, and the trio prepared to hit the American album top ten for the first time.
Photographer Iain Macmillan took the iconic image that adorned their last-recorded album on the morning of 8 August 1969.
The film documents the couple's unique and enduring relationship and the creation of the 1971 album 'Imagine.'