As a lifelong fan of "The Beatles", I had to take note that on this day in 1971, the "Imagine" solo album by John Lennon was certified gold. Imagine all the great songs he wound have written by now, had he lived. This song was his masterpiece.

Watch this dreamy video of John Lennon at his iconic white piano, performing the title song from the album, "Imagine", with Yoko appearing in scenes as well:

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