Today John Lennon Would Have Been 72 Years Old: Five Lennon Songs We Love

Oct 9, 2012
11:26 am

Today the original Beatles badass John Lennon would have turned 72 years old. He was born October 9, 1940 in Liverpool, England. And yes, he was taken away from this world way too soon.


To us, Lennon was more than just a musical genius. He was an original Rebelde. Plain and simple. Here are five Lennon songs we have our on playlist today. What are you favorite Lennon songs?

"You Can't Do That:" Early Beatles classic that played up his badass attitude. Yup, even in a suit.

"Strawberry Fields:" Life-changer for us. The song continues to blow us away.

"The Ballad of John and Yoko:" The big FU song.

"Real Love:" Simple, pure, and loving.

"Watching the Wheels:" Lennon grows up and so do we.