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British musician, drummer for the Beatles

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Ringo Starr: British musician, drummer for the Beatles
Sir Richard Starkey, known professionally as Ringo Starr, is an English musician, singer, songwriter and actor who gained worldwide fame as the drummer for the Beatles. He occasionally sang lead vocals with the group, usually for one song on each album, including "Yellow Submarine", "With a Little Help from My Friends" and their cover of "Act Naturally". He also wrote and sang the Beatles' songs "Don't Pass Me By" and "Octopus's Garden", and is credited as a co-writer of others.

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Ringo Starr reveals impact black music had on Beatles sound [Video]

Ringo Starr reveals impact black music had on Beatles sound

The Beatles legend Sir Ringo Starr has opened up on the impact the likes of Little Richard and Sister Rosetta Tharpe had on the Fab Four's iconic sound.

Credit: Bang Media World     Duration: 01:02Published
'God blessed me with good looks': Ringo Starr at 80 [Video]

'God blessed me with good looks': Ringo Starr at 80

Former Beatles drummer Ringo Starr ventured out in Beverly Hills on his 80th birthday on Tuesday (July 7) to wish the world 'peace and love', in what has become an annual ritual. Instead of an annual..

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 01:54Published
Sir Ringo Starr 'plans to go on longer than 80' [Video]

Sir Ringo Starr 'plans to go on longer than 80'

Music legend Sir Ringo Starr has insisted he doesn't have any intention of slowing down.

Credit: Bang Media World     Duration: 01:01Published
Ringo Starr reuniting with Paul McCartney for birthday charity show [Video]

Ringo Starr reuniting with Paul McCartney for birthday charity show

In honor of his 80th birthday, Ringo Starr announced his plan to host a charity concert event.

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Ringo Starr announces livestream birthday concert with Paul McCartney and more [Video]

Ringo Starr announces livestream birthday concert with Paul McCartney and more

The Beatles legend Sir Ringo Starr has announced a special livestream benefit show for his 80th birthday with Sir Paul McCartney, Cheryl Crow and more joining the fun.

Credit: Bang Media World     Duration: 01:00Published

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