Skip to main content
  1. AXS Entertainment
  2. Arts & Entertainment
  3. Music

Ringo Starr says he and Paul McCartney will perform for Beatles anniversary

See also

Ringo Starr has confirmed he'll be performing with Paul McCartney on “The Night That Changed America,” the Grammy Awards tribute special to be taped for CBS on Jan. 27, he told Access Hollywood Jan. 20. The program will air on CBS on Feb. 9, the 50th anniversary of the Beatles' debut on "The Ed Sullivan Show."

“To celebrate the 50 years since we landed in New York in February [1964], they are putting on a big show on Monday and we will be doing it there,” he told the TV show.

Rumors have been flying for weeks that the two would be performing together. They will be performing separately at the Grammy Awards show the day before.

The Beatles are also to get a Lifetime Achievement Award in a special ceremony Saturday. Ringo Starr and representatives of the families of John Lennon and George Harrison will attend, but not Paul McCartney, according to information from the Recording Academy.

A boxed set of the Beatles American albums, “The U.S. Albums,” is out today in America.

Advertisement

Today's top buzz...

  • NHL ice girls
    They may be smoking hot, but these NHL ice girls serve a purpose
    Camera
    Sports Chicks
  • Miley Cyrus
    Find out why Miley Cyrus was forced to cancel a Kansas City concert
    Video
    Music News
  • Amaris Jackson
    The Washington Wizards sign a 10-year-old with cancer to contract
    NBA Buzz
  • Emily Kinney
    'Walking Dead' fans are buzzing about the show as Emily Kinney was spotted with writers
    TV Buzz
  • Barry Trotz
    The Nashville Predators part ways with the only coach they've ever had
    NHL Buzz
  • AC/DC
    AC/DC may announce their retirement following a serious health issue
    Video
    Music Buzz

User login

Log in
Sign in with your email and password. Or reset your password.
Write for us
Interested in becoming an Examiner and sharing your experience and passion? We're always looking for quality writers. Find out more about Examiner.com and apply today!