The Harrison family and keepers of the estate swiftly took to twitter after they witnessed Trump exploit the homage to spring for her insidious RNC entrance.
Republican presidental nominee Donald Trump has been making musicians mad for the last year by his using their songs without their permission, including but not limited to Aerosmith, Adele, R.E.M... Continue reading…
When George Harrison wrote the eternally optimistic song "Here Comes the Sun," he probably probably thought people would play it while enjoying a picnic or smoking pot, but not at the spooky RNC. Ivanka Trump took the stage to introduce...Show More Summary
"If it had been 'Beware of Darkness', then we MAY have approved it!"
George Harrison's estate does not approve of Trump's message. Ivanka Trump took the stage at the Republican National Convention to the tune of the Beatles' Abbey Road classic, "Here Comes the Sun," which was penned by Harrison. Harrison's estate then tweeted that the use of the music was "unauthorized," "offensive," and ... More »
Via the Associated Press: [George] Harrison's family tweeted Friday that the use of the song "Here Comes the Sun" during the introduction of candidate Donald Trump's daughter Ivanka was not authorized, and was "offensive and against the... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]
On Thursday night, the Republican National Convention played The Beatles' 1969 song "Here Comes The Sun" as an introduction to Ivanka Trump's speech, and the estate of the late singer George Harrison, who wrote the song, took to Twitter...Show More Summary
Last night, as part of the terrifying procession of national disgraces and absurdities that was this year’s Republican National Convention, Donald Trump’s daughter Ivanka walked on stage to the sound of the Beatles’ “Here Comes The Sun.” Get this: George Harrison’s estate doesn’t approve! “The unauthorized use of #HereComestheSun at the #RNCinCLE is offensive & […]
George Harrison's estate: 'Here Comes The Sun' at Republican Convention is "offensive"
Ivanka Trump was one of the stars for sure at the RNC, but putting a star next to a song about the Sun creates problems. George Harrison's estate is furious "Here Comes the Sun" was used for Ivanka's big entrance. They say, "The unauthorized use of…
Estate of former Beatle George Harrison calls use of 'Here Comes the Sun' at RNC 'offensive' The post British stars complain about Trump’s use of their music appeared first on Macleans.ca.
George Harrison's estate gently weeps over Donald Trump's use of his music.
When the house band at the Republican National Convention played “Here Comes The Sun” as Ivanka Trump walked on stage, the estate of late Beatle George Harrison was not happy about it: The unauthorized use of #HereComestheSun at the #RNCinCLE is offensive & against the wishes of the George Harrison estate. Show More Summary
You probably know George Harrison as a Beatle, the lead guitarist of the most famous band in the world. We’re guessing that’s there’s a lot you don’t know about the youngest of The Fab Four. 1. HE WAS ONLY 27 WHEN THE BEATLES BROKE UP. George...Show More Summary
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In conjunction with this year’s 10th anniversary of the Cirque du Soleil Beatles show “Love” in Las Vegas, the Beatles’ Apple Corps and Cirque du Soleil have crafted a music video for the show’s rearrangement of George Harrison’s “While My Guitar Gently Weeps.” The video, directed by Dandypunk,...
George Harrison's elegant Beatles ballad "While My Guitar Gently Weeps" comes to life in a new video created by Apple Corps Ltd. and Cirque du Soleil. The hypnotic clip is based on a 10th anniversary re-staging of "Gently Weeps" for LOVE, Cirque du Soleil's theatrical production at Las Vegas' Mirage Hotel & Casino. The...
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Learn how George Harrison brought bhakti yoga to the West with the now ubiquitous Hare Krishna mantra. The post Did You Know Beatle George Harrison Was a Yogi? appeared first on Yoga Journal.