Willie Nelson, Steven Tyler & More Come Together For 2015 “All You Need Is Love” Tribute
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In honor of John Lennon’s 75th birthday in 2015, a tribute concert was put together to celebrate the music legend. The concert, Imagine: John Lennon’s 75th Birthday Concert, invited an array of big-time stars to perform and remember the music icon.
The Tribute Concert
The concert that was filmed in 2015, features performances, interviews, and behind-the-scenes action from a series of talented artists. The artists that will be featured are Aloe Blacc, Eric Church, Sheryl Crow, Brandon Flowers, John Fogerty, Peter Frampton, Jaunes, Kris Kristofferson, Pat Monahan, Tom Morello, Willie Nelson, The Roots, Spoon, Chris Stapleton, and Steven Tyler. Yoko Ono spoke about the concert in a statement, exclaiming,
“It’s beautiful to see so many wonderful and talented musicians come together for this special show to celebrate John’s birthday. His influence is everlasting in everyone’s hearts as we all share in the possibilities and power of music.”
All the artists came together for one performance of The Beatles’ “All You Need Is Love.” As they all stepped out on stage, hand in hand with one another, their contagious smiles spread across the venue. They all began by gathering around several microphones to harmonize the began verses “Love, love, love.” Crow and Tyler share a microphone as he adds in his raspy vocals. The high-energy was endless between the singers.
Watch this heartwarming tribute to the musical icon, John Lennon below!