Ah, John Lennon, say it ain't so

An angry letter John Lennon sent a journalist who accused the former Beatle of ripping off black music has been sold at auction in London for £12,000 ($22,400).

In the letter, Lennon argued, "Many kids were turned on to black music by us.

It wasn't a rip off, it was a love-in."

Blind Lemon Jefferson

Not sure how it was a love -in. Taking the music, or the roots and building your own songs is one thing. Taking the roots from a people without rights, oh that's just rich.

Read the reality of the large scale theft of Black Music. It's why I Download!

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