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George Harrison (Getty Images)

George Harrison Honored by Brian Wilson, Conan O’Brien, Weird Al Yankovic, More at L.A. Concert: Watch

These tributes to Harrison aren’t coincidental: they were timed with the release of George Harrison: The Apple Years 1968-1975.

09/29/2014

Bun E. Carlos and Rick Nielsen of Cheap Trick (animated for Radio.com by MB X. McClain)

Radio.com Minimation: Cheap Trick on Getting Cut from John Lennon’s ‘Double Fantasy’

Like most bands of their generation, the guys from Cheap Trick were huge Beatles fans. So it must have been a thrill when guitarist Rick Nielsen and drummer Bun E. Carlos were invited to play on a John Lennon album.

09/26/2014

George in front of a fireplace painted by The Fool at his home Kinfauns in Esher, 1967 (Photo courtesy of the Harrison Family)

Watch Norah Jones Pay Tribute to George Harrison with ‘Behind That Locked Door’

Norah Jones stopped by Conan last night (Sept. 25) to close out the final evening of Conan O’Brien’s George Harrison tribute.

09/26/2014

Dhani Harrison (Kevin Winter/Getty Images)

Watch Dhani Harrison Cover His Father During Conan’s ‘George Harrison Week’

The first song they performed was from George’s 1970 classic All Things Must Pass, “Let It Down.”

09/25/2014

(Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Watch Paul Simon Honor George Harrison, Cover the Beatles’ ‘Here Comes the Sun’

It’s all part of a tribute week on ‘Conan’ to Harrison.

09/25/2014

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