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John Lennon would have turned 80 today. The legendary singer and musician was born in Liverpool in 1940. Until now, his fans on both sides of the Atlantic consider Lennon's birthday almost a personal holiday. We understand that making a selection of Lennon's best songs is not that easy, but we tried anyway.

1. “(Just Like) Starting Over”

2. “Whatever Gets You Thru The Night”

3. “Watching The Wheels”

4. “Jealous Guy”

5. “Happy Xmas (War Is Over)”

6. “Give Peace a Chance”

7. “Mother”

8. “Instant Karma”