1. Twitter Destroys Breitbart Editor for Use of Ringo Starr's 'You're Sixteen' Cover to Defend Judge Roy Moore

    November 28, 2017 2:45 PM EST 0 0 0 Some republicans have been leaping through incredibly convoluted hoops in their attempts to justify supporting Judge Roy Moore in the special Senate election in Alabama, in light of the revelations from at least five women claiming that Moore groped ...

  2. Ringo Starr Remembers His 'Good Friend' Tom Petty, Talks New Album

    October 14, 2017 3:40 PM EDT 0 0 0 Last week's music world tragedies were a double whammy for Ringo Starr . Rock's leading proponent of "peace and love" had advanced book to Las Vegas for Oct. 2, the day after the Route 91 Harvest festival shootings. "Just by ...

  3. Ringo Starr Says He Would Have Voted for Brexit: 'Let's Get On With It'

    September 13, 2017 9:26 PM EDT 0 0 0 Ringo Starr , who apparently did not cast a vote on the British referendum to withdraw from the European Union, said in a new BBC Newsnight interview that he would have supported Brexit if he had voted. The comment came after the Beatles drummer urg ...

  4. Ringo Starr Releases New Country Jam 'So Wrong For So Long' | Billboard News

    Ringo Starr Releases New Country Jam 'So Wrong For So Long' | Billboard News

    August 17, 2017 5:28 PM EDT 0 0 0 Ringo Starr's new album 'Give More Love' comes out Sept. 15, but you can catch an exclusive first listen to “So Wrong For So Long" from it right now. music , 2017 , ringo starr , The Beatles , Ringo , billboard news , Billboard , ...

  5. Ringo Starr Shares Country-Tinged 'So Wrong For So Long' From New Album: Exclusive

    August 17, 2017 8:55 AM EDT 0 0 0 Ringo Starr's new album Give More Love comes out Sept. 15, but you can catch an exclusive first listen to “So Wrong For So Long" from it right now. The song was co-written with Dave Stewart, who performs the song with him. Starr says “So W ...

  6. Ringo Starr Talks Collaborating With Paul McCartney on New Album

    August 10, 2017 8:04 PM EDT 0 0 0 "We are still pals, but we don't live in each other's pocket." Ringo Starr 's 19th solo album,  Give More Love , is set to be released on Sept. 15  and Beatles fans are rejoicing over its Paul McCartney  cameo on the track  ...

  7. Sheila E. Stands Up for Freedom in 'Funky National Anthem: Message 2 America': Premiere

    August 10, 2017 10:15 AM EDT 0 0 0 Sheila E. is sending out a call to action in her latest video, “Funky National Anthem (FNA): Message 2 America.” Premiering exclusively today on Billboard , the video precedes the Aug. 18 release of the latest single from the singer/drummer’s next s ...

  8. Longtime Ringo Starr Engineer Talks New Album, Working With Paul McCartney on His Day Off

    August 01, 2017 3:55 PM EDT 0 0 0 Bruce Sugar says when you're in the studio with Ringo, it's all about "acting naturally" Bruce Sugar, Ringo Starr's longtime recording engineer, is very enthusiastic about the Beatle's forthcoming album, Give More Love, ...

  9. Ringo Starr Teams With Paul McCartney, Eagles & Toto Members on New Song: Listen

    July 27, 2017 10:57 AM EDT 0 0 0 Half of The Beatles got back together to record a new rock ’n' roll song for their drummer’s forthcoming solo album. Ringo Starr ’s new LP Give Me Love drops Sept. 15 and today (July 27) he shared "We're on the Road Again," which ...

  10. Ringo Starr Talks Running His Emoji-Filled Twitter & Why the Beatles Are Eternally Relevant

    July 17, 2017 3:00 PM EDT 0 0 0 Ringo Starr has just turned 77. It's a few days after his celebrity-packed “Peace and Love”-themed birthday bash at Capitol Records in L.A., and he’s holding forth inside a Beverly Hills hotel on a warm summer afternoon. Among other things, abo ...

  11. Ringo Starr's New Album Has a Little Help From His Friends, Including Paul McCartney

    July 07, 2017 6:21 PM EDT 0 0 0 "Give More Love" arrives Sept. 15. Paul McCartney and Ringo Starr will be reunited again on Starr's forthcoming album,  Give More Love, coming  Sept. 15  on CD and digital formats from UMe, the Beatles drummer announced Friday (July 7 ...

  12. Ringo Starr Announces New Album 'Give More Love,' Shares Title Track

    July 07, 2017 10:22 AM EDT 0 0 0 Ringo Starr is set to release a new record Sept. 15. Ringo Starr 's 77th birthday is Friday (July 7), and it seems the former  Beatles member couldn't be in a happier, more loving place in his life than right now. To celebrate, he's a ...

  13. Olivia Harrison Reveals Ringo Starr Recently Stumbled Upon a Lost George Harrison Song | Billboard News

    Olivia Harrison Reveals Ringo Starr Recently Stumbled Upon a Lost George Harrison Song | Billboard News

    April 04, 2017 11:34 AM EDT 0 0 0 George Harrison’s wife Olivia has revealed to Billboard that Ringo Starr recently stumbled upon a lost George Harrison song. 2017 , ringo starr , The Beatles , George Harrison , Ringo , billboard news , Billboard , beatles , Music News , News Videos ...

  14. Beatles Ringo Starr and Paul McCartney Have a Studio Reunion | Billboard News

    Beatles Ringo Starr and Paul McCartney Have a Studio Reunion | Billboard News

    February 20, 2017 9:41 AM EST 0 0 0 The two surviving members of the Fab Four, Paul McCartney and Ringo Starr, connected in the studio. Ringo's publicist confirmed McCartney was there to contribute to Starr's forthcoming album. 2017 , ringo starr , The Beatles , paul mccartn ...

  15. Beatles Ringo Starr, Paul McCartney Reunite in Studio

    February 20, 2017 2:41 AM EST 0 0 0 It's not every day two Beatles  come together. But it happened Sunday (Feb. 19) when the surviving members of the Fab Four, Paul McCartney and Ringo Starr , connected in the studio. Ringo's publicist confirmed McCartney was there to contri ...

  16. Carrie Fisher's Musical Connections, From Mother Debbie Reynolds to Ex Paul Simon

    December 27, 2016 1:10 PM EST 0 0 0 Carrie Fisher, the legendary actress of stage and screen best known for her iconic starring role as Princess Leia in the Star Wars film series, died on Tuesday (Dec. 27) , four days after suffering a heart attack on an L.A.-bound flight. She was 60 ...

  17. Fonseca Sings With Ringo Starr for Colombia's Peace

    September 29, 2016 3:44 PM EDT 0 0 0 Colombian singer-songwriter Fonseca wrote and recorded a verse in Spanish for a new version of Ringo Starr 's peace anthem "Now the Time Has Come," at the request of the ex- Beatle . He had a single day to do it. The four-time Latin G ...

  18. New Film Shows How The Beatles Helped Fight Segregation

    September 18, 2016 10:53 AM EDT 0 0 0 Music aside, the true power of The Beatles wasn't the volume of their fans or the popularity of their hairstyles -- it was the pull of their politics. Six Things You Will Learn From the New Beatles Rock Doc The band's refusal to play to se ...

  19. Six Things You Will Learn From 'The Beatles: Eight Days a Week: The Touring Years'

    September 14, 2016 9:03 AM EDT 0 0 0 Here are six things Beatles fans will find from seeing the new Ron Howard film The Beatles: Eight Days a Week: The Touring Years :  1. Paul McCartney , in discussing “The Beatles Are Greater Than Jesus” incident, says the apology that John Lennon wa ...

  20. The Beatles' Iconic Hollywood Bowl Concerts: Two Fans Look Back on Seeing (And Even Meeting) The Fab Four in the '60s

    September 09, 2016 5:00 PM EDT 0 0 0 Some of the Beatles ' most famous concerts took place at the Hollywood Bowl in Los Angeles, where the group played on Aug. 23, 1964 and Aug. 29-30, 1965. The concerts were recorded with the thought of putting them out on LP, though part of one ...

  21. The Beatles Played Their Final Concert 50 Years Ago: Fan Who Was There Remembers the 'Energy & Insanity'

    August 29, 2016 5:55 AM EDT 0 0 0 It was 50 years ago today on Aug. 29, 1966, that the Beatles played what turned out to be their final ticketed show at Candlestick Park in San Francisco. And Nancy Guida, who attended both that show, Paul McCartney's 2014 concert that closed th ...

  22. Watch Todd Rundgren's 'Black and White' From 'An Evening With Todd Rundgren -- Live at the Ridgefield': Exclusive Premiere

    August 18, 2016 5:18 PM EDT 0 0 0 Todd Rundgren plays in a lot of configurations, from technology-aided one-man shows to romps with Ringo Starr 's All-Starr Band. But the performance represented on the upcoming An Evening With Todd Rundgren -- Live at the Ridgefield album and v ...

  23. Ringo Starr Now a Great-Grandfather

    August 16, 2016 1:36 AM EDT 0 0 0 Ringo Starr has become a great-grandfather Beatle at age 76. His press representative confirmed Monday night reports that his granddaughter, Tatia Starkey, and her partner Adam Low welcomed a son , Stone Zakomo Low on Aug. 14. Ringo Starr Talks 2017 ...

  24. Inside Charlie Daniels' Improbable Ride Into the Country Music Hall of Fame

    August 10, 2016 1:20 PM EDT 0 0 0 "The Devil Went Down To Georgia" helps the new inductee bridge country music and southern rock. When Charlie Daniels stopped on March 31, 1967, to put gas in the tank of his vehicle on his way out of Nashville, he noticed a lot of activity ...

  25. The Beatles' 'Revolver' Turns 50: Classic Track-by-Track Rundown

    August 05, 2016 5:00 PM EDT 0 0 0 Fifty years later, the Beatles ' Revolver  is still taking fans on an incredible trip. Revolver, the Beatles seventh U.K. album -- released on Aug. 5, 1966 in the U.K. and three days later in the U.S. -- was another game-changing classic for th ...

  26. Elton John, One Direction Among Most Charitable U.K. Musicians: Report

    April 19, 2016 4:30 AM EDT 0 0 0 Elton John has another No. 1: he’s topped a list of the most generous celebrities in the U.K.  The "Rocket Man" handed out £26.8 million ($38 million) to charitable causes in 2015, according to the  "Sunday Times Giving List,"  w ...

  27. Laura Jane Grace Will Perform in North Carolina 'As a Form of Protest' Against Anti-LGBT Laws

    April 13, 2016 11:47 PM EDT Against Me’s Laura Jane Grace won’t be backing down over North Carolina’s new anti-LGBT laws. There won’t be a boycott of the state. On the contrary, the transgender artist is coming to play as a “form of protest”.  Grace has confirmed the punk-ro ...

  28. Christmas With the Beatles: Listen to Solo Holiday Hits From Each Beatle

    December 25, 2015 8:00 AM EST 0 0 0 While the Beatles ' catalog just became available for streaming, the four individual Beatles -- John Lennon , Paul McCartney , George Harrison and Ringo Starr -- were already on Spotify and other services, including their solo Christmas music. ...

  29. Ringo Starr's First Drum Set Bought By Colts Owner For $1.7M

    December 05, 2015 12:34 PM EST 0 0 0 Jim Irsay is reuniting The Beatles piece by piece. The Indianapolis Colts owner made his latest pricey purchase Friday (Dec. 4), picking up Ringo Starr 's first Ludwig drum set at auction for $1.75 million. Beatles' White Album Auction: Pr ...

  30. Janet Jackson, Nine Inch Nails, N.W.A Nominated for 2016 Rock Hall of Fame

    October 08, 2015 2:33 AM EDT 0 0 0 Janet Jackson , Chic , The Smiths , Nine Inch Nails   and N.W.A are among the 15 finalists on this year's ballot for the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, organizers have announced.  Others to make the nominated class for the 2016 Rock Hall are The C ...

  31. Ringo Starr Talks 'Photograph' Book, Snapping Foo Fighters & Auctioning Beatles Memories

    September 25, 2015 1:00 PM EDT 0 0 0 When Ringo Starr earned a No. 1 single with “Photograph” in 1974, little did he realize he was also presciently coming up with the title for a book of photography he would release in 2015. He admits he cycled through several more “pretentious” title ...

  32. Ringo Starr's Jacket From The Beatles' 'Help!' Sells For $46K

    July 25, 2015 3:34 PM EDT 0 0 0 The black wool double-breasted suit jacket that Ringo Starr wore in the 1965 Beatles movie Help! has sold at auction for more than $46,500. Ringo Starr Gets Birthday Love From Paul McCartney, Yoko Ono & More Famous Friends Boston-based RR Auctio ...

  33. Ringo Starr's Jacket From The Beatles' 'Help!' Tops Rock Memorabilia Auction

    July 09, 2015 9:45 PM EDT The dapper double-breasted jacket that Ringo Starr wore in the 1965 Beatles movie "Help!" is going on the auction block. Boston-based RR Auctions says online bidding for the black woolen jacket featured in the Beatles' second film ...

  34. Ringo Starr Gets Birthday Love From Paul McCartney, Yoko Ono & More Famous Friends

    July 07, 2015 6:33 PM EDT 1.304 k 183 211 Ringo Starr  turned 75 on Tuesday (he was born July 7, 1940), and some of his famous friends took to Twitter to wish the Beatles drummer the happiest of birthdays. Ringo Starr's Top 10 Billboard Hot 100 Hits Take a look at what they s ...

  35. Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Inducts Ringo Starr, Green Day, Joan Jett at Star-Studded Ceremony

    April 19, 2015 4:22 AM EDT April 18, 2015 was a night for the young to honor the old -- and perhaps prepare for a later visit -- at the Cleveland Museum. The key to rock’s longevity is it never defines itself into irrelevance. So while there were some loud dirty guitars a ...

  36. Patti Smith Gets Emotional, Yoko Misses John (and George), More Seen & Heard at Rock Hall Ceremony

    April 19, 2015 3:58 AM EDT 0 0 0 "You're recognized when you're recognized -- I'm only doing it so Paul can have a day out," cracked honoree Ringo Starr backstage at the April 18 induction event. The music world descended on Cleveland on April 18 for the 20 ...

  37. Paul McCartney, Stevie Wonder & Patti Smith to Present at Rock Hall Ceremony

    March 18, 2015 5:30 AM EDT 0 0 0 Rock and Roll Hall of Famers Paul McCartney , Stevie Wonder and Patti Smith will be among those honoring the class of 2015 at this year's induction ceremony, taking place April 18 at Cleveland's Public Hall. McCartney will present Beatles ...

  38. Paul McCartney Joins Alice Cooper, Joe Perry & Johnny Depp on Hollywood Vampires Sessions

    March 06, 2015 3:58 AM EST Paul McCartney only really does  "supergroups". The Beatles , Wings and… Hollywood Vampires ?! The leftie-bass player, singer and Hall of Famer is apparently joining forces with Alice Cooper , Aerosmith's Joe Perry and Johnny Depp ...

  39. Ringo Starr Announces New Album, Tour for Spring 2015

    December 29, 2014 6:53 PM EST Aside from starring in some new Skechers ads next year , Ringo Starr will also release a new album and hit the road, the former Beatle announced on his Youtube page.  Ringo Starr Producing His New Album; Talks Tour, Beatles & His 'Incre ...

  40. Ringo Starr to Star in 2015 Skechers Ads

    October 20, 2014 7:58 PM EDT Ringo Starr and Skechers announced a new partnership Monday that will have the former Beatles drummer appearing in the footwear company's global marketing campaign for their "Relaxed Fit" line, starting spring 2015.   Ringo Starr Lo ...

  41. Ringo Starr to Star in 2015 Skechers Ads

    October 20, 2014 7:58 PM EDT Ringo Starr and Skechers announced a new partnership Monday that will have the former Beatles drummer appearing in the footwear company's global marketing campaign for their "Relaxed Fit" line, starting spring 2015.   Ringo Starr ...

  42. Sheila E. Talks Relationships with Prince & Santana, Wants to Turn Memoir Into Movie

    September 24, 2014 10:35 PM EDT Days before the release of Sheila E.'s autobiography, news spread that she was once engaged to Prince . The bigger bombshell, however, didn't get nearly as much attention. "Pretty much, I was engaged to Carlos Santana . That was hug ...

  43. NBC's Beatles Series Tripped Up Over Music Rights, Competing Project

    June 20, 2014 1:08 PM EDT News leaked June 13 that NBC has a team developing an eight-part mini-series on The Beatles . At the outset, it has two big challenges: no music rights and a competing project at Sony Pictures Television. Marty Bandier, chairman/CEO of Sony/ATV Mu ...

  44. Ringo Starr Producing His New Album; Talks Tour, Beatles & His 'Incredible Year'

    June 05, 2014 3:20 PM EDT 0 0 0 Ringo Starr has had a ball celebrating the 50th anniversary of the Beatles' arrival in America this year as well as some of his own honors. But, he says, it's put a bit of a crimp in plans for his next album. Starr tells Billboard that he& ...

  45. R&B/Hip-Hop Briefs: Louder Than Life Inks Collie Buddz, Sheila E. Releasing New Digital Album, and More

    March 06, 2014 9:07 PM EST Collie Buddz Signs With Louder Than Life Reggae artist Collie Buddz (“Come Around”) has signed with Sony Music imprint Louder Than Life, headed by producer and Sony executive VP of A&R Salaam Remi. Buddz is currently in the studio recording hi ...

  46. Ask Billboard: Readers' Favorite Beatles Songs

    February 09, 2014 8:05 AM EST On the 50th anniversary of the band's U.S. breakthrough, readers share favorite Fab Four songs, covers, solo hits and more As always, submit your questions about Billboard charts, as well as general music musings, to askbb@billboard.com . Pl ...

  47. The Beatles Celebrated in 'The Night That Changed America': Review

    February 08, 2014 8:46 PM EST The Beatles' arrival 50 years ago -- Feb. 9, 1964 -- in black and white is celebrated in musical hues of tangerine, yellow and green on "The Night That Changed America" special that airs Sunday at 8 p.m. ET on CBS. History weaves ...

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