John Winston Ono Lennon would have been 80 on October 9th 2020. In celebration of his life and the incredible pleasure his music has brought to millions in his lifetime, a new Best Of will be released. A multi-format collection, entitled Gimme Some Truth., this set has been personally curated by the Lennon estate and mixes the biggest hits like the classic and timeless Imagine with campaigning songs such as Give Peace A Chance and the evergreen classics like Happy Christmas (War Is Over) and is culled from all of his solo albums including the posthumous Milk And Honey.
John Lennon is simply one of the most recognised and respected musicians of the modern era. As one half of perhaps the most successful songwriting partnerships of all time he deserves his place in history. That this partnership was with Paul McCartney in The Beatles means that he is also one of the most successful recording artists in history. With every succeeding generation falling for their genius, their legend continues to grow and they dominate the pop landscape.
The definitive new Best Of John Lennon – 36 tracks on 4LP’s completely remixed from the original master tapes, giving these classic songs a new life for generations to come and sounding better than ever before. Lift-off lid box contains 4LP’s, 8 page booklet, fold-out double-sided poster, 2 post cards and Gimme Some Truth. bumper sticker.