Written by megarock on July 7, 2018
Happy birthday to Ringo Starr, born on 7th July 1940, drums, vocals, Rory Storm, The Beatles. He sang lead vocals on one track on most Beatles albums, (The Beatles scored 21 US No.1 & 17 UK No.1 singles). Solo (1974 US No.1 & UK No.4 single ‘You’re Sixteen’ plus 9 other US Top 40 hits). Ringo Starr and his all Star Band, (featuring; Howard Jones, Ian Hunter, Peter Frampton, Greg Lake). Do you have a favourite Ringo song or favourite drumming on a track? More on Ringo here: http://www.thisdayinmusic.com/pages/ringo_starr
On this day, Ringo Starr quit The Beatles during the White Album sessions when the constant bickering and tension became too much for him.
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