Okay, firstly you may not care (we understand) but for those of you that do, be sure to check this NME post where 550 celebrities are asked to choose their favourite Beatle….here’s the results..
Arctic Monkeys frontman Alex Turner is one of over 550 famous asked to choose between Beatles members John Lennon and Paul McCartney for a new documentary.
The Sacred Goose productions film was posted online earlier this month and can be seen below in full. Shot over ten years, the producers asked musicians, actors, comedians and an assortment of other celebrities to choose which side of the songwriting duo they prefer.
Among those who selected Lennon were Justin Bieber, Lady Gaga, Breaking Bad actor Aaron Paul and John Lydon, while and Aerosmith, Psy, and Star Wars director J.J. Abrams backed McCartney. The full 35-minute film can be seen below over on the NME’s website, here
Arctic Monkeys fell on the side of Lennon.
Paul McCartney recently described Mark Chapman, the man who killed John Lennon in 1980, as the jerk of jerks.” Speaking in a TV interview, McCartney was asked about his relationship with his Beatles bandmate at the time of his murder. While acknowledging that things ended badly for the group, the singer said that their relationship had healed prior to his death.
If you’re looking for anything McCartney or Lennon related be sure to check these links on eil.com for an incredible range of LPs, books, CDs, memorabilia and more…
Paul McCartney here
John Lennon here
The Beatles here