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The Beatles | Richard Starkey M.B.E. | Richard Starkey MBE | Mr Richard Starkey | Richard Starkey
5' 6" (1.68 m)
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[on reaching age 70] As far as I'm concerned, in my head, I'm 24. That's just how it is. The number, yeah, it's high. But I just felt I've got to celebrate it. I'm on my feet and I'm doing what I love to do, and I'm in a profession, as a musician, where we can go on for as long as we can go on. I'm not hiding from it, you know.
always stated Starr as his biggest influence as a drummer and songs such as "That's All" (by Genesis
), "Thru' These Walls" and "We Said Hello Goodbye" deliberately copied Starr's style of drumming. Collins said he particularly admired Starr's "great rolls" and "unbelievably individualistic fills" in "Ticket to Ride", his "complicated" fills in "A Day in the Life" and "the drags and ...
He has worn sunglasses in and out since the 1980s