Lennon’s deep political differences with Elvis were a part of the reason for some clashes. He was known for his enthusiasm about law, order, and military service.
Hutchins stated that Elvis disliked the pacifist Beatle began the night I brought the Fab Four over to my house for their first – and final – meeting.
Presley was annoyed by John’s anti-war sentiments. He walked into the huge lounge, spotted table lamps – models wagons engraved in the message “All the Way with LBJ.”
“Lennon hated Lyndon B Johnson because he raised the stakes for the Vietnam War.”
Of course, the Beatle would be more political in his music, and his public statements, right until his passing in 1980.
Publication Date: Mon, 30 August 2021 at 21:31:00 +0000