New York, NY (Top40 Charts / Capitol/UMe)
Two essential Ringo Starr albums, 1973's Ringo and 1974's Goodnight Vienna, have been remastered by Ron McMaster at Capitol Mastering for worldwide reissue on heavyweight, 180-gram vinyl LPs. Both albums are available now for preorder and will be released by Capitol/UMe on January 19, 2018.
Preorder Ringo: https://UMe.lnk.to/RingoLP
Preorder Goodnight Vienna: https://UMe.lnk.to/GoodnightViennaLP
In 1973, Ringo released his self-titled , which yielded three Top 5 Billboard Pop singles, including the No. 1 hits "Photograph
" and "You're Sixteen (You're Beautiful And You're Mine)," and the No. 5 hit "Oh My My." Platinum-certified in the U.S., the album peaked at No. 1 in Canada, at No. 2 in the U.S., and at No. 7 in the UK. All of Ringo's Beatles
bandmates joined him to participate in the album; Richard Perry produced and its notable guest players also include Billy Preston on organ, Harry Nilsson
background vocals, Klaus Voormann on bass and sax, and Robbie Robertson
Ringo released his fourth solo album, Goodnight Vienna in 1974, racking up more hits, including the Top 5 Billboard Pop singles "Snookeroo," written by Elton John
and Bernie Taupin, and "No No Song." The album also features Ringo's cover of the Platters' "Only You," which peaked at No. 6 on the Pop chart, and the title track, written by John Lennon. Perry, Preston, Voormann, Nilsson, and Robertson once again joined Ringo to collaborate in the studio, among others.
For the holiday season, Ringo's beloved 1999 Christmas album I Wanna Be Santa
Claushas been released on vinyl for the first time ever.
this year, Ringo released his 19th solo album, Give More Love, before he hit the road again in October and November with his All Starrs. Ringo Starr and His All Starrs have confirmed several European tour dates for June and July 2018. Visit ringostarr.com/tour for more information.
Life for Me (Sail Away Raymond) (George Harrison)
You're Sixteen (You're Beautiful And You're Mine)" (Bob Sherman, Dick Sherman)
RINGO STARR: Goodnight Vienna
Goodnight Vienna (Reprise) (John Lennon)