Becky's Island Music Trivia Quiz #176- 7/7/04

Ringo is Sixty-Four!


1. What is his real name?: Richard Starkey
2. With what band did Ringo play before he joined the Beatles?
: Rory Storm and the Hurricanes
3. Who did Ringo replace as the Beatles' drummer?
: Pete Best
4. What was the first song sung by Ringo to appear on a Beatles album?
: "Boys"
5. How did Ringo cause trouble for the others in "A Hard Day's Night?"
: He wandered off by himself before they were supposed to go on stage
6. What song did Ringo sing lead on on the "Revolver" album?
: "Yellow Submarine"
7. And what song from "Sergeant Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band" did he sing lead on?
: "With A Little Help From My Friends"
8. The "White Album" included a song written by Ringo - what was it?
: "Don't Pass Me By"
9. What Ringo song from "Abbey Road" would be a favorite of fans of Spongebob Squarepants?
: "Octopus' Garden"
10. What was the name of Ringo's 1970 album of old standards?
: "Sentimental Journey"
11. Who played guitar on and produced Ringo's 1971 solo hit "It Don't Come Easy?"
: George Harrison
12. What Ringo song begins "Every time I see your face, it reminds me of the places we used to go"?
: "Photograph"
13. On Ringo's Number One hit remake of "You're Sixteen," who played the kazoo solo?
: Paul McCartney
14. What Ringo novelty hit included a sniffling sound?
: "No No Song"
15. Ringo and his son Zak played drums on what charity benefit single in the '80s?
: "Sun City" by Artists United Against Apartheid
16. Ringo played "Mr. Conductor" on what PBS TV show in the late '80s?
: "Shining Time Station"
17. What is the name of the group Ringo has been touring with for the past few years?
: Ringo Starr and his All-Starr Band

Bonus: What distinction did Ringo earn in September 1985?: He was the first Beatle to become a grandfather

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