Richard Starkey, MBE (born 7 July 1940), known as Ringo Starr, is an English musician, singer and actor who gained worldwide fame as the drummer for the Beatles. He sang lead vocals on several of their songs, including “With a Little Help from My Friends”, “Yellow Submarine” and their version of “Act Naturally”. He is also credited as a co-writer of “What Goes On”, “Flying” and “Dig It”, and as the sole author of “Don’t Pass Me By” and “Octopus’s Garden”.
Ringo Starr lassos Las Vegas, twice
USA Today Music, 2013-04-29 11:37:08
The former Beatle and his band, All Starr, two play two dates in Las Vegas.
Grammy Museum rolls out Ringo Starr exhibit in June
USA Today Music, 2013-03-07 04:17:24
On display: the ex-Beatle's drum kits, Sgt. Pepper uniform, personal photos and letters.
Beatles 'mentor' Tony Sheridan dies
BBC Entertainment, 2013-02-19 10:33:28
Ringo Starr pays tribute to early Beatles supporter and collaborator Tony Sheridan, who has died aged 72.