Come Together - A Night for John Lennon's Words & Music
Catalogue No: EVDVD062
| Release: 12/03/2007
This one-off concert, celebrating John Lennonís words and music was held at New Yorkís famous Radio City Music Hall on October 2, 2001, in the immediate aftermath of the devastating September 11 attacks on the Twin Towers. Hosted by Kevin Spacey the concert was dedicated to New York City and its people.John Lennon is one of the most inspirational figures in the history of popular music, a fact highlighted by the stellar line up of artists who turned out to perform his songs. The guest performers range from Lou Reed to Shelby Lynne to Nelly Furtado to Craig David to Moby, emphasising the range of artists who have been influenced by Lennonís work. John Lennonís son Sean Lennon also appears duetting with Rufus Wainwright on two tracks.As well as the singers, the concert features contributions from a number of star guests including Kevin Bacon, Steve Buscemi, James Gandolfini, Dustin Hoffman, Tim Roth, Leelee Sobieski, Ben Stiller and Lennonís widow Yoko Ono Lennon.