Sir Ringo Starr, born Richard Starkey in Liverpool in 1940, celebrates his 80th birthday on Tuesday. Across six decades in the music industry, the drummer has released some 20 studio albums and collaborated with artists including Eric Clapton and Jerry Lee Lewis. Here is his life in pictures:
Hundreds of musicians, including Sir Paul McCartney and Sir Tom Jones, have shared footage from their last live gig to demand Government support for the music industry.
They're the quintessentially Scottish band who have been part of the fabric of global music for the last 40 years.
Sir Paul McCartney, Bill Clinton and Sir Tom Jones have paid tribute to Stevie Wonder on his 70th birthday.
Andrew Lloyd Webber is expected to take a £20 million hit to his fortune as a result of the coronavirus crisis, according to the Sunday Times Rich List.
Alicia Silverstone and her son Bear have recreated a famous photograph of Sir Paul McCartney and his late wife Linda to encourage people to adopt a vegan diet.
Sir Elton John, Sir Paul McCartney and David Beckham were among the stars paying tribute to NHS staff risking their lives fighting the coronavirus pandemic.
Brian May has said Sir Paul McCartney called him about “the mass killing of badgers” ahead of announcing his Glastonbury performance.
Harry Styles has reflected on his time in One Direction and said he avoided experimenting with drugs for fear of risking the band’s success.
Sir Paul McCartney will headline the Saturday night of Glastonbury 2020, it has been confirmed.
A cryptic social media post from Sir Paul McCartney has prompted speculation among fans that he will perform at Glastonbury Festival next year.
Photographer Robert Freeman, who helped define the image of The Beatles with some of the band’s best-known album covers, has died at the age of 82.
A search has been launched for Sir Paul McCartney’s first Hofner guitar, which the Beatle used on famous tracks such as Please Please Me and She Loves You.
Sir Ringo Starr has revealed the unexpected message John Lennon left for him on a long-lost demo recorded shortly before his death.
Harry Styles glistens in his steamy new music video as he spends the majority of his time on screen wet and shirtless.
Sir Paul McCartney has donated a set of limited edition photographs by his late wife Linda to Glasgow Museums.
Sir Paul McCartney and Sir Mick Jagger have paid tribute to “wild, lovely” and “extremely talented” drummer Ginger Baker.
The Beatles have broken their own record for the album with the longest gap between topping the charts as Abbey Road today hit the top spot 50 years after its original release.
Ticket and coach packages for next year’s Glastonbury festival sold out within half an hour of going on sale, organisers said.
Lost footage of The Beatles has emerged after being found in a Welsh bread bin.
Sir Paul McCartney has revealed his passion for songwriting remains undimmed, and if his professional music career ended he would “do it as a hobby tomorrow”.
Sir Paul McCartney has praised the Queen for being the “glue” that holds things together when Britain is “falling apart”.
Sir Ringo Starr has teamed up with Sir Paul McCartney to record a version of a lost demo written by John Lennon less than a year before his death.
Sir Paul McCartney could perform at Glastonbury next year – with the ex-Beatle saying he is “starting to think about” it.
Gary Barlow and Dave Grohl are among the stars who will front programmes on a special pop-up DAB radio station celebrating the 50th anniversary of The Beatles’ Abbey Road album.
Fleetwood Mac are being touted as Glastonbury’s star headliner for the festival’s 50th anniversary.
Harry Styles said he experimented with magic mushrooms during the recording of his forthcoming album.
Blackadder stars Rowan Atkinson and Stephen Fry were reunited when they were made Companions of the Liverpool Institute for Performing Arts (LIPA) by Sir Paul McCartney.
Sir Paul McCartney is writing his first ever musical – a stage adaptation of classic film It’s A Wonderful Life.
The Beatles’ first contract with their long-standing manager Brian Epstein has sold for £275,000 at auction.