John Lennon Mind Games album coverThe “mountain” on the cover of John Lennon’s 1973 Mind Games album is the face of his wife, Yoko Ono. Lennon had designed the cover himself. It is seen by many as symbolism for John walking away from Ono’s huge influence on him. The Lennon’s had split up in mid-1973, around the time the recording sessions for Mind Games was to begin. Their separation was to last 18-months before they reconciled.

One Response to “On the cover of John Lennon’s Mind Games album, who’s face forms a mountain?”

  1. Tweets that mention On the cover of John Lennon’s Mind Games album, who’s face forms a mountain? -- Topsy.com Says:

    […] This post was mentioned on Twitter by BeatlesLane and BeatlesTrivia, Viktoria. Viktoria said: RT @BeatlesLane: On the cover of John Lennon’s 'Mind Games' album, the mountain is the face of someone… http://retwt.me/1L18L – #Lennon […]

Leave a Reply