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  • Category: Recording
  • Unveiled: 08 Feb 2010
  • Address:
    1778 Vine St
  • HWOF Popularity:
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    Monthly Average: 118th

Ringo Starr

Next star: Helen Reddy
Previous star: Joe Penner

Biography

In Sydney, Australia, February 2013

Source: Wikipedia

Richard Starkey, MBE (born 7 July 1940), known professionally as Ringo Starr, is an English musician 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".

Fact file

  • Birth name: Richard Starkey
  • Born: 7 July 1940 (age 75) Dingle, Liverpool, England
  • Genres: Rock pop
  • Occupation(s): Drummer singer songwriter actor
  • Instruments: Vocals drums percussion
  • Years active: 1957–present
  • Labels: Parlophone United Artists Capitol Apple Swan Vee-Jay Tollie Atlantic RCA Mercury Koch Private Music Boardwalk Rykodisc Hip-O
  • Associated acts: Rory Storm and the Hurricanes the Beatles Plastic Ono Band Ringo Starr & His All-Starr Band the Band Peter Frampton Steve Lukather
  • Website: RingoStarr.com

Read more about Ringo Starr at Wikipedia or at the Internet Movie Database

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Ringo Starr in the Studio Working on a New Album
Billboard, 2019-03-18 01:17:25
Ringo Starr, who will turn 79 in July, is back in the studio recording a new album, Billboard confirmed Sunday (March 17).  “He has been...

Brian Wilson, Ringo Starr and More Pay Tribute to Late Wrecking Crew Drummer Hal Blaine
Billboard, 2019-03-12 16:02:33
Brian Wilson and Ringo Starr are among the stars paying tribute to veteran drummer Hal Blaine, who died at age 90 on Monday (March 11). “I...

Billie Eilish, The Lonely Island, Ringo Starr & More To Play 2019 Pier 17 Rooftop Concert Series: Full Lineup
Billboard, 2019-02-25 13:59:56
The Rooftop at Pier 17 will see another star-studded season of music this summer, with its second annual Summer Concert Series launching May 19....

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