2008 – On this day in Rock history, Selling for $30,000 (£20,200), A cassette tape of a “drunk” John Lennon recording a cover

John Lennon
2008 – On this day in Rock history, Selling for $30,000 (£20,200), A cassette tape of a “drunk” John Lennon recording a cover version of ‘Just Because’ by Lloyd Price. The six-minute recording, made in autumn 1973, is of Lennon performing Lloyd Price’s Just Because. “Debauched lyrics” improvised by “a drunk Lennon” include “just a little cocaine will set me right”, and, “I wanna take all them new singers, Carol and the other one with the nipples, I wanna take ‘em and hold ‘em tight,”

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