Articles Tagged 'James Taylor'

WATCH: Full James Taylor Interview About John Lennon

In a story we posted earlier, singer/songwriter James Taylor has recalled his own frightening encounter with John Lennon‘s killer, Mark David Chapman, just a day before the Beatle’s murder 30 years ago today. Here’s the full 20-minute video interview with BBC’s Tom Brook in which Taylor also talks at length about Lennon’s legacy and influence.

James Taylor: I Met Lennon’s Killer Day Before The Murder

In an interview with BBC’s Tom Brook, singer/songwriter James Taylor reveals how he met John Lennon‘s assassin Mark David Chapman the day before the murder on December 8, 1980. “His assassin had buttonholed me in the tube station…He pinned me to the wall, glistening with maniacal sweat, and tried to talk in some freak speech […]