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Biography:
Birth Name: Richard Starkey
Born: 1940/07/07
Birth Place: Liverpool, England, UK
Years Active: 1957–present
Genres: Rock, Pop, Psychedelic Rock, World

Ringo Starr, MBE (born Richard Starkey July 7, 1940) is an English musician and actor who gained worldwide fame as the drummer for The Beatles. When the band formed in 1960, Starr was a member of another Liverpool band, Rory Storm and the Hurricanes. He became The Beatles' drummer in August 1962, taking the place of Pete Best. In addition to his contribution as drummer, Starr featured as lead vocals on a number of successful Beatles songs (in particular, “With a Little Help from My Friends,” “Yellow Submarine,” and the Beatles version of “Act Naturally”), as co-writer with the song “What Goes On” and solo writer with “Don't Pass Me By” and “Octopus's Garden.” After t...

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Albums:

Postcards From Paradise

Postcards From Paradise EP

Ringo 2012

Carl Perkins & Friends

Live At The Greek Theatre 2008

The Anthology...so Far

Y Not

Ringo The 4th

Ringo's Rotogravure

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News:
Ringo Starr Paul McCartney Praises Ringo Starr At Rock & Roll Hall Of Fame Induction

Paul McCartney Will Induct Ringo Star Into Rock Hall Former Beatle To Induct Another Beatle To Hall Of Fame

Green Day, Joan Jett And The Blackhearts, Stevie Ray Vaughan Top Immortalized: Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame Class Of 2015 Announced

Daft Punk Grammys Five Best Performances From The 2014 Grammys


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Videos:
Ringo Starr Turns 75 by Calling for 'Peace and Love'

Han Solo Gets His Own Standalone Film and More

Ringo Starr Celebrates 75th Birthday

'My Heart Just Broke Into a Million Pieces': Musicians and Stars Pay Tribute to B.B. King

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Popular Movies:

With Great Power: The Stan Lee Story

Oh My God?

Imagine: John Lennon

Water

Give My Regards to Broad Street

Caveman

The Kids Are Alright

The Last Waltz

Lisztomania

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Related Artists:

The Lemon Pipers Small Faces Ringo Starr & His All-Starr Band R. B. Greaves Albert Hammond Brian Hyland The Foundations