Richard Starkey, Jr., MBE (born 7 July 1940), better known by his stage name Ringo Starr, is an English drummer, singer, songwriter, and actor who gained worldwide fame as the drummer for the Beatles. On most of the band’s albums, he sang lead vocals for one song, including “With a Little Help from My Friends”, “Yellow Submarine” and their cover of “Act Naturally”. He also wrote the Beatles’ songs “Don’t Pass Me By” and “Octopus’s Garden”, and is credited as a co-writer of others, such as “What Goes On” and “Flying”.
Rock Hall inductees include Green Day, Ringo Starr
USA Today Music, 2014-12-16 16:10:07
The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame has announced its new class of inductees for 2015. Lou Reed, Stevie Ray Vaughan, Green Day, Joan Jett & the Blackhearts are just some of the musical acts that will be inducted on April 18, 2015.
Lou Reed, Green Day, Stevie Ray Vaughan among Rock Hall inductees
LA Times Entertainme, 2014-12-16 07:00:00
Lou Reed, Green Day, Ringo Starr, Stevie Ray Vaughan and Joan Jett will be welcomed into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame as part of the 2015 class of inductees along with influential blues bandleader Paul Butterfield, R&B; singer-songwriter Bill Withers and, for the annual early influence...
Ringo Starr Re-Lists Shoot N’ Starr Ranch Near Aspen
Variety, 2014-12-03 22:00:59
SELLER: Ringo Starr LOCATION: Woody Creek, Colo. PRICE: $3,850,000 SIZE: 3,192 square feet, 3 bedrooms, 2.5 bathrooms YOUR MAMA’S NOTES: Two weeks ago Your Mama dissed and discussed the pretty well palatial, 200-acre-plus English country estate that Beatles drummer Ringo Starr has up for sale at an undisclosed price that ...