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"Attica State"
song by John Lennon

from the album Some Time in New York City

Released 12 June 1972 (US)
15 September 1972 (UK)
Recorded Studio: November 1971 – March 1972
Length 2:54
Label Apple/EMI
Writer John Lennon
Producer John Lennon, Yoko Ono and Phil Spector

Attica State is a song by John Lennon. It appeared on his album, Some Time in New York City. It is about the Attica State prison riots. Coincidently, Lennon's murderer, Mark David Chapman, is housed there on a life sentence.


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