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28 November 1985

Stand By me: A Portrait of Julian Lennon is released on MCA Home Video. This 58 min/Color Revealing Portrait of Julian Lennon includes live performances, offstage moments, and intimate reflections on his life, music, and heritage. Filmed by Martin Lewis during Julian's first tour.

1 December 1985

Julian performs Too Late For Goodbyes on American Bandstand 33 1/3

6 December 1985

Julian is interviewed on ABC's Good Morning America.

9 December 1985

Julian is interviewed on Entertainment Tonight

9 January 1986

- Julian receives his first Grammy nomination as Best New Artist for the 28th Annual Grammy Awards. (He is one of 5 nominated - Sade wins)

17 January 1986

Julian is interviewed for PM Magazine

23 January 1986

Julian and Sean present awards at the inauguration launch of the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame at the Waldorf-Astoria Hotel in New York City.

26 January 1986

Julian presents the Favorite Pop Rock Video award at the American Music Awards to Huey Lewis and the News for The Power of Love.

February 1986

The Rolling Stone Readers' Poll names Julian the #1 New Male Singer. Clearly, Julian has been accepted in his own right. Meanwhile, Julian is already hard at work on his second LP.

25 March 1986

The Secret Value of Daydreaming, Julian's second album, is released in the US on Atlantic Records.