Yoko Ono has officially become a sponsor of the iconic songs of John Lennon «Imagine»

© AP Photo / Bob DearДжон Lennon with his wife Yoko Ono. Archival photoYoko Ono has officially become a sponsor of the iconic songs of John Lennon «Imagine»© AP Photo / Bob Dear

The national Association of music publishers of the United States officially recognized Yoko Ono co-author of the iconic songs of her husband, John Lennon «Imagine», the publication reported Billboard.

For recognition of Yoko Ono co-authorship of more than 40 years after the release of «Imagine» was unexpectedly announced a day earlier in new York. The organizers of the ceremony played a recording of an old interview with John Lennon Bi-bi-si, where he acknowledges the contribution of Yoko Ono to the creation of the song.

«In fact, it should be considered a Lennon song-It’s because a lot of it — the lyrics and the concept — from Yoko. But in those days I was a bit more selfish, a bit more macho, and somehow dropped the mention of her contribution,» said Lennon.

Itself 84-year-old Yoko Ono was personally present at the ceremony with her son Sean Lennon.

Song from the Imagine album 1971 occupied the highest positions in the charts in the UK and USA.

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