We all wish Happy Birthday to Ringo Starr

July 7, 1940 – Richard Starkey better known as Ringo Starr, English musician and singer, drummer for the Beatles is 78. Happy Birthday Sir

SELECTED ALBUMS

Released on March 22, 1963, “Please Please Me” is the debut studio album by the Beatles. >>

“Let It Be” incl. “Get Back” is the Beatles’s twelfth and final studio album released on May 8, 1970. >>

‘Band on the Run’ by Paul McCartney & Wings is McCartney’s fifth album since his departure from the Beatles, released on December 5, 1973. >>

“Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band” by the Beatles is the eighth studio album released on June 1, 1967. >>

The Beatles’ ‘Beatles for Sale’ is their fourth studio album produced by George Martin and released on December 4, 1964 by Parlophone. >>

The Beatles’ ‘Rubber Soul’ feat. ‘Day Tripper’ is their sixth studio album produced by George Martin and released on December 3, 1965 by Parlophone >>

Ringo Starr ‘s ‘Stop and Smell the Roses’ feat. “Wrack My Brain” is his eighth studio album released on October 27, 1981 by Boardwalk / RCA >>

The Beatles’ ‘A Hard Day’s Night’ is their third studio album featuring songs from their eponymous film and released on July 10, 1964 by Parlophone. >>

The Beatles’ ‘Abbey Road’ feat. ‘Come Together’ ‘Here Comes The Sun’, etc is their eleventh studio album released on September 26 , 1969 by Apple Records. >>

The Beatles’ ‘Yellow Submarine’ feat. ‘All You Need Is Love’ is their tenth studio album released in the United States on January 13, 1969 and featuring six songs by The Beatles, the rest being re-recording of the soundtrack to the animated film of the same name by George Martin. >>

The Beatles’ ‘Help!’ is their fifth studio album (OST of the eponymous film) produced by George Martin and released on August 6, 1965 by Parlophone. >>

Ringo Starr ‘s ‘Goodnight Vienna’ is his fourth studio album featuring among others Billy Preston, Robbie Robertson, Harry Nilsson and released on November 15 , 1974 by Apple. >>

Ringo Starr ‘s ‘Ringo’ is his third studio album produced by Richard Perry and released on November 2 1973 by Apple. >>

The Beatles’ ‘Revolver’ feat. ‘Eleanor Rigby’ is their seventh studio album produced by George Martin and released on August 5, 1966 by Parlophone. >>

Ringo Starr ‘s ‘Time Takes Time’ is his tenth studio album recorded with Brian Wilson, Harry Nilsson and Jeff Lynne as guests and released on May 22 , 1992 by Private Music. >>

‘With the Beatles’ feat. “All My Loving” “I Wanna Be Your Man” etc; is their second studio album released on November 22 , 1963 by Parlophone. >>

‘The Beatles’ is their ninth eponymous studio album also called ‘the White Album’ produced by George Martin and released on November 22, 1968 by Apple. >>

Al DiMeola’s ‘All Your Life’ is an acoustic album revisiting the music of the Beatles and released on September 16, 2013 >>

MORE VIDEOS

[1989] Ringo Starr and his First All Starr Band – that is Clarence Clemons, Dr. John, Joe Walsh, Nils Lofgren, Billy Preston, Rick Danko, Levon Helm and Jim Keltner – share the stage at Greek Theatre in Los Angeles >> 89 MINUTES on RVM >>

[1972] Billy Preston, a regular contributor to The Beatles recordings performs at a New-York PBS variety program called “Soul!” >> 59 MINUTES on RVM >>

[1987] at the Waldorf-Astoria in New-York City, the “Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Inductees” are The Beach Boys, The Beatles, The Drifters, Bob Dylan, The Supremes and Dion. Mick Jagger and Bruce Springsteen are going to be there too. So expect a mega jam at the end of the Ceremony. >> 58 MINUTES on RVM >>

[1964] if in England, you do not want to miss “live on the BBC”, the “New Musical Express Pollwinners 1965” with The Moody Blues, Freddie & the Dreamers, Georgie Fame & the Blue Flames, The Seekers, Herman’s Hermits, The Ivy League, Sounds Incorporated, Wayne Fontana & the Mindbenders, The Rolling Stones, Cilla Black, Donovan, Them, The Searchers, Dusty Springfield, The Animals, The Beatles and The Kinks at Empire Pool in Wembley, London >> 123 MINUTES on RVM >>

[2013] do not miss Lauryn Hill taking on a Beatles classic at “Late Show With David Letterman” >> 4 MINUTES on RVM >>

[1964] you do not miss The Beatles for the fourth (and last?) time on the US TV show Shindig! >> 8 MINUTES on RVM >>

[1995] Ringo Starr has invited Billy Preston, Randy Bachman, John Entwistleamong other friends at Nippon Budokan Hall in Tokyo, Japan >> 86 MINUTES >>

[1975] “Wings Over the World tour” with Paul McCartney who has not toured America since the 1966 Beatles’ final tour, stops at Kingdome in Seattle >> 96 MINUTES on RVM >>

[1991] Spinal Tap, Ringo Starr and his all-star band, The Steve Miller Band and Ugly Kid Joe participate in ” ABC In Concert” hosted by The Beastie Boys >> 41 MINUTES on RVM >>

[1964] if in England, you do not want to miss “live on the BBC”, the “New Musical Express Pollwinners 1965” with among others The Beatles at Empire Pool in Wembley, London >> 21 MINUTES on RVM >>

[1986] Elton John, Eric Clapton, George Harrison, Level 42, Phil Collins, Ringo Starr, Alison Moyet and more attend the The Prince’s Trust Rock Gala at Wembley Arena in London >> 86 MINUTES on RVM >>

[1963] young English band The Beatles will open for Trini Lopez and local artist Sylvie Vartan at The Cinema Cyrano in Versailles, France >> 5 MINUTES on RVM >>

[2012] Al Di Meola plays his album dedicated to the Beatles at North Sea Jazz Club in Amsterdam, The Netherlands >> 14 MINUTES on RVM >>

[2002] a year after George Harrison‘s death, his friends and family – Paul McCartney, Ringo Starr, Billy Preston, Tom Petty, Eric Clapton, Ravi Shankar and Anoushka Shankar and many more – will gather to play his songs at Royal Albert Hall in London >> 43 MINUTES on RVM >>

[2012] Bill Frisell with Greg Leisz (pedal-steel), Tony Scherr (b) and Kenny Wollesen (d) performs the music of Beatles at La Cite de la Musique in Paris >> 58 MINUTES on RVM >>

[2002] you do not want to miss Ringo Starr chatting and singing at ” Tonight Show with Jay Leno” on NBC >> 14 MINUTES on RVM >>

[2001] Ringo Starr will share the stage with his All-Starr Band – that is Greg Lake (b, voc), Roger Hodgson (g, voc), Ian Hunter (g, voc), Howard Jones (kb), Mark Rivera (s) & Sheila E. (d) – at Rosemont Theatre in Chicago, IL >> 71 MINUTES on RVM

[1963] you do not want to miss this new band from Liverpool, England called the Beatles at the “Ed Sullivan Show” on CBS >> 3 MINUTES on RVM >>

[1963] if in Sweden, you do not want to miss a young group from Liverpool, The Beatles at ‘Drop in’ on national TV >> 13 MINUTES on RVM >>

[1964] if you are a female teenager in the Los Angeles area, you will certainly not miss The Beatles at Hollywood Bowl >> 15 MINUTES on RVM

[1963] The Beatles will top the bill at the New Musical Express’ 1963-64 Annual Poll-Winners’ All-Star Concert at Empire Pool in Wembley, London >> 16 MINUTES on RVM >>

[2013] to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the Beatles first appearance on “The Ed Sullivan Show”, CBS presents “The Night That Changed America: A GRAMMY Salute To The Beatles” with among others none other than Paul and Ringo >> 12 MINUTES on RVM >>

[1963] Australian teenagers favorites The Beatles featuring Jimmy Nicholl on drums will be on stage at Centennial Hall in Adelaide, Australia >> 9 MINUTES on RVM >>

[1963] you do not want to miss the third performance of The Beatles, before they go back to England, at ‘The Ed Sullivan Show” on CBS >> 8 MINUTES on RVM >>

[2010] Marc Ribot will play The Beatles and John Cage at JazzHouse in Copenhagen, Denmark >> 18 MINUTES on RVM >>

[2008] the rumour says that Ringo Starr will join Paul McCartney, during his big concert at Radio City Music Hall in NYC >> 9 MINUTES on RVM >>

[1999] Paul McCartney – with Ian Paice (d), David Gilmour (g), Mick Green (g), Pete Wingfield (kb) – is back for the first time since The Beatles at The Cavern Club in Liverpool, England >> 45 MINUTES on RVM >>

[2014] Ringo Starr is among this year “Rock and Roll Hall of Fame” inductees at Public Hall in Cleveland, Ohio >> 8 MINUTES on RVM >>

[1969] if in England, you do not want to miss “Beatles” protégée, Mary Hopkin at “Top Of The Pops” on BBC >> 3 MINUTES on RVM >>

[1985] Carl Perkins has invited George Harrison, Eric Clapton & Ringo Starr to join him at Capitol Theatre in Passaic, NJ >> 46 MINUTES on RVM >>

[1968] the Beatles are currently working on a new song to be released next month at Abbey Road Studios in London >> 6 MINUTES >>

[2012] Sir Paul McCartney and his band will revisit the Beatles’catalog at the Barclay Center in Brooklyn, NY >> 18 MINUTES on RVM >>

[2007] Paul McCartney will certainly play a lot of Beatles songs at The Independence Square, Kiev, Ukraine >> 150 MINUTES on RVM >>

[2007] Paul McCartney will certainly play a lot of Beatles songs at The Independence Square, Kiev, Ukraine >> 150 MINUTES on RVM >>

[2013] Ringo Starr and his All Starr Band – that is Steve Lukathe, Richard Page, Gregg Rolie, Todd Rundgren, Mark Rivera & Gregg Bissonette – will be at Auditorio Nacional in Mexico City, Mexico >> 29 MINUTES on RVM >>

[1984] Ringo Starr from The Beattles fame is expected to join The Beach Boys for their big concert at The National Mall in Washington, DC >> 45 MINUTES >>