Tag Archives: Ringo Starr

Music For Monday: Ringo Starr, ‘It Don’t Come Easy’ (1971)

Ringo Starr’s “It Don’t Come Easy” released in April of 1971 and rose to the top 5 on various music charts around the world including the US, UK and Canada. Below, you’ll find a ’71 promotional film for the single … Continue reading

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Daily 70s Ad: ‘Ringo’s Rotogravure’ (1976)

“Featuring the single ‘A Dose Of Rock ‘N’ Roll’.” Ringo’s Rotogravue was released in September of 1976 and failed to set the charts alight. I’ve got a copy. How about you? Daily 70s Ad #297: ‘Ringo’s Rotogravure’ originally appeared in … Continue reading

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Daily 70s Ad: Ringo Starr, ‘Photograph’ (1973)

“Apple single 1865” No. 1 hit, co-written by George Harrison, from the Ringo L.P.. Daily 70s Ad #270: Ringo Starr, ‘Photograph’ originally appeared in the September 29, 1973 issue of Billboard magazine. (Source: Billboard) Previously on Daily 70s Ad: Echo … Continue reading

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Music For Monday: Paul & Linda McCartney, ‘Uncle Albert/Admiral Halsey’ (1971)

Paul and Linda McCartney’s “Uncle Albert/Admiral Halsey” hit #1 on the US “Hot 100” singles chart in September of 1971. The song (a blending of two songs, really) appears on McCartney’s second solo L.P., RAM. The official video below is … Continue reading

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Mood Music: Ringo Starr, ‘Drowning In The Sea Of Love’ (1977)

Ringo Starr released “Drowning in the Sea of Love” in October of 1977 and it failed to set the charts alight. The L.P. carrying the single, Ringo the 4th, was also unsuccessful. This may not be the best song you … Continue reading

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Music for Monday: George Harrison, ‘My Sweet Lord’ (live,’71)

Here’s George Harrison (along with Ringo Starr) performing “My Sweet Lord” at The Concert For Bangladesh. The benefit concert was held at Madison Square Garden on August 1st, 1971. In addition to Harrison and Starr, performers included Bob Dylan, Eric … Continue reading

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