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John Lennon's Sons End Long-Running Family Feud

September 21, 2010 06:51:15 GMT

Julian Lennon and his half-brother Sean Lennon show strong bond as they pose together at Julian's photography exhibit.


John Lennon's Sons End Long-Running Family Feud
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John Lennon's son Julian Lennon has ended his long-running family feud with half-brother Sean Lennon and his former step-mother Yoko Ono, insisting "things are good" between the trio. Lennon's murder in 1980 reportedly sparked a rift between the siblings, with Julian and his mother left to battle Ono through the courts for a share of the singer's estate.

The brothers, both musicians, appeared to grow closer in recent years, and even performed together for a United Nations concert in 2009. And Sean and Ono proved they harbored no hard feelings against The Beatles legend's other son when they put on a united front to support Julian's photography exhibit at the Morrison Hotel Gallery in New York last Thursday night, September 16.

Julian insists he's laid the feud to rest - and he regularly keeps in touch with his former rivals. He tells the New York Post, "Things are good between us. Whenever I'm in New York we all get together. Sean even asked me to shoot his album cover - for free, of course."


 




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posted by Jen on Jul 02, 2011
According to Julian, the brothers never had a feud. It was a media driven thing.
posted by Emily on Dec 27, 2010
It's really sweet, but actually Sean and Julian both said that they never had a "feud" to begin with. On the contrary, they have always been extremely close. And CBONIA, uh...John Lennon spoke to his son and did love both his sons. How obnoxious. I'm sure he'd be happy.
posted by Linda80398 on Oct 03, 2010
Yes, actually, some of us do care. For the two sons of this incredibly talented men to share their lives, not just DNA, is John Lennon's true legacy, more important than his body of work.
posted by JonaLovesJohn on Sep 29, 2010
This is so nice...and John's relationship with Jules was difficult, yes but they loved each other anyway. Jules&Sean :) Love you Johnny <3
posted by sara on Sep 26, 2010
sept.26 I loved John Lennon and when he died, I felt so much grief for his wife and his two sons. Yes,I give a shit. I'm thrilled this family has united.
posted by cbonia on Sep 22, 2010
John, hardly spoke or had a relationship with Julian. So, I don't think he would've gave a rat's ass!
posted by marthap on Sep 22, 2010
Yes if you are a Lennon fan. If not, don't read about it. Its nice to bury the hatchet and John would be pleased his sons are friendly.
posted by ltaylor on Sep 22, 2010
Does anyone actually give a shit?

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