The number “9” has a very odd through-line in John Lennon’s life. Jude Southerland Kessler digs into a bit of a weird story.
To some, John Lennon may have seemed a mystery. But the truth is, he revealed himself repeatedly through deeply personal lyrics.
With all the focus on his music, it’s easy to overlook that John Lennon had an even bigger passion for writing. Jude Kessler explains.
John Lennon brought The Beatles to life partly through sheer force of will. So why have many of his songs disappeared from various Beatle playlists?