John Lennon, the rock star, transitioned to Lennon the family man in New York City during the 1970s, finding freedom in the city’s mayhem. Lennon and Yoko Ono moved to New York in 1971 following the breakup of the Beatles. During that time, Lennon wrote honest and poignant songs that spoke to a generation in the midst of political and social upheaval.
John Lennon touched many lives with his music and now we want to hear your story. Listen to the call for submissions from Bob Gruen and upload your video below. You can see more people share their personal experiences with Lennon at pbs.org/arts.
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