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Following the compilation The John Lennon Collectionit is Lennon's eighth and final studio albumand the first posthumous release of new Lennon music, having been recorded in the last months of his life during and following the sessions for his album Double Fantasy. It was assembled by Yoko Milk And Honey - Nazareth - The Very Best in association with the Geffen label. Milk and Honey was the duo's projected follow-up to Double Fantasythough Lennon's death caused a temporary shelving of the project.
It took Ono three years to be able to resume work to complete it. Ono's material largely comprises new recordings, which she undertook during the album's preparation inwhich give her songs a more commercial and contemporary edge. Conversely, Lennon's material, being rough takes and rehearsal recordings, has a more casual feeling.
Nevermore - Rage - The Missing Link are presented in their demo form. The album title came from Ono, who explained that it referred to their journey to the US, "the land of milk and honey".
EMIhome of Lennon's entire recorded output—including that with the Beatles —acquired this and all Lennon releases in the late s. Predictably, the reaction to Milk and Honey was less fanatical than the one that greeted Double Fantasybut it was still well received, peaking Milk And Honey - Nazareth - The Very Best No. Jack Douglaswho had co-produced Double Fantasy with Lennon and Ono, also had input into the initial sessions for Milk and Honeythough Ono declined to credit him after their professional relationship soured following Lennon's death.
InOno supervised the remastering of Milk and Honey for its CD reissue, adding three bonus tracks and a minute excerpt from Lennon's last interview in the late afternoon of 8 Decemberhours before his death.
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