K. Pinckney

Some people continue (choose) to believe that the Beatles Song Revolution is about starting a revolution.  But the truth is, that it’s actually a counter-revolution song.  It IS NOT about starting a revolution.  The story goes that John Lennon was approached by a group of socialists who asked him to support their cause with finances and his voiced celebrity support.  As he learned what they wanted to do, he was not interested in being involved and wrote this song, Revolution.  I’ll post the lyrics below for you:

You say you want a revolution
Well, you know
We all want to change the world
You tell me that it’s evolution
Well, you know
We all want to change the world
But when you talk about destruction
Don’t you know that you can count me out
Don’t you know it’s gonna be all right
all right, all right

You say you got…

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