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  • Sample of "Imagine", Lennon's "most famous post-Beatles track."Like "Give Peace a Chance", the song became an anti-war anthem, but its lyrics offended religious groups. Lennon's explanation was, "If you can imagine a world at peace, with no denominations of religion—not without religion, but without this 'my god is bigger than your god' thing—then it can be true." (en)
  • Sample of "Give Peace a Chance", recorded in 1969 during Lennon and Ono's secondBed-In for Peace. As described by biographer Bill Harry, Lennon wanted to "write a peace anthem that would take over from the song 'We Shall Overcome'—and he succeeded... it became the main anti-Vietnamprotest song." (en)
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  • Give Peace a Chance.ogg
  • Imagine.ogg
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  • Imagine (en)
  • Give Peace a Chance (en)
  • * Musician (en)
  • * activist (en)
  • * singer (en)
  • * songwriter (en)
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  • music
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