Power to the People (3:21)

Cover of Lennon

From Lennon and 9 other releases

“Power to the People” is a song written by John Lennon, released as a single in 1971, credited to John Lennon/Plastic Ono Band. It was issued on Apple Records (catalogue number R5892 in the United Kingdom; 1830 in the United States) and peaked at number 7 on the British singles chart and number 11 on the US Billboard Hot 100.

Lennon said of the song: “I wrote ‘Power to the People’ the same way I wrote ’ Give Peace a Chance ,’ as something for the people to sing. I make singles like broadsheets. It was another quickie.” (Source Power To The People Songfacts).


Everyone’s tags

More tags

Play with Spotify

Is this the wrong video for this track? Suggest a better video

Flag video

Albums featuring this track (10)

Similar Tracks

  Track   Duration Listeners
John Lennon - Cold Turkey 3:29 112,704
John Lennon - Give Peace a Chance 4:50 164,827
George Harrison - Blow Away 3:59 20,550
George Harrison - Give Me Love (Give Me Peace on Earth) 3:37 63,139
Wings - Band On The Run 5:46 27,955
Paul McCartney - Every Night 2:33 115,493

Listening Trend

134,411listeners all time
445,961scrobbles all time
Recent listeners trend:

Explore more


Leave a comment. Log in to Last.fm or sign up.

Top Listeners