Ringo Starr

Ringo Starr (Steve Pellegrino for Radio.com)

Ringo Starr to Star in Skechers Ad Campaign

His feet don’t just stomp on drum and hi-hat pedals; they now model relaxed footwear as well.

10/21/2014

1968: 'the White Album' Debuts

3 Things to Know About the Beatles’ Final Recording Session for ‘The White Album’

Today marks the anniversary of the final recording sessions for the Beatles’ iconic self-titled “White Album”. Did you know that Eric Clapton helped the band with mixing?

10/14/2014

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Listen to John Lennon’s Friends Sing “Happy Birthday”

Today would have been Lennon’s 74th birthday. We’re wishing him a happy birthday with the help of some vintage recordings of Ringo, Yoko, Janis Joplin, and more doing the same.

10/09/2014

The Beatles in 1963 (Terry Fincher/Hulton Archive/Getty Images)

The Beatles Offer ‘4,’ a Free EP of Solo Tracks

Universal Music confirmed to Radio.com that this is the first time that solo songs from the Beatles have been packaged together in this way,

09/25/2014

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That Time Ringo Got Rejected by The Beatles

On September 11, 1962, Ringo’s version of “Love Me Do’ got rejected by the Beatles. Do you know which drummer ended up playing on the album version?

09/11/2014

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Ringo Starr Speaks on ISIS Jihadists Getting Beatles Nicknames: It’s ‘Against Everything the Beatles Stood For’

“If we stood for anything we never stood for that. If we stood for anything we never stood for that.”

09/05/2014

The Beatles - "Abbey Road" (Courtesy Apple Records)

The Shockingly Simple Story of How ‘Abbey Road’ Got Its Name and Cover

The Beatles always put extreme effort into their image, including their album covers. But for ‘Abbey Road’, the process was much simpler.

08/08/2014

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New Beatles Documentary Will Follow Their Live Career

Director Ron Howard is working with Apple Corps Ltd. on the first Beatles film since 1970.

07/16/2014

Ringo Starr (Steve Pellegrino for Radio.com)

Interview: Eight Minutes with Ringo Starr

Ringo Starr doesn’t actually like being interviewed. He will cut the interview short if he doesn’t like the line of questioning, which especially includes asking too many Beatles questions. He’s much happier just having a conversation. Alas, on a day off from his latest All-Starr Band tour, he’s at the Soho Contemporary Art Gallery in New York City to talk about his computer generated artwork, which he’s been working on since about 2005. His art promotes his all-but trademarked message of — you guessed it — peace and love.

07/07/2014

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Happy 74th Birthday, Ringo! Here’s 4 Things He Probably Wants to Forget

Happy Birthday to our favorite Beatles drummer, Ringo! (Technically there were 2 others at one point) Let’s celebrate his birthday with 4 moments he probably wishes to forget!

07/07/2014

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