Stars Line Up For John Lennon Tribute Gig
John Lennon superfans Willie Nelson, Steven Tyler, and Sheryl Crow are teaming up for a tribute to the tragic Beatles star. The trio will celebrate what would have been Lennon’s 75th birthday at New York City’s Theater at Madison Square Garden on December 5.
The show, which will be taped and broadcast on TV in America on December 19, will also feature Peter Frampton, Kris Kristofferson, Tom Morello, Juanes, Chris Stapleton, and The Roots. “It’s beautiful to see so many wonderful and talented musicians come together for this special show to celebrate John’s birthday,” his widow, Yoko Ono, said in a statement. “John’s art continues to give hope, light and happiness to generations of people everywhere.”