English musician, singer, songwriter and actor, Ringo Starr has been awarded an honorary degree from the Berklee College of Music in Boston.
Previously, the school announced that the Beatles drummer would receive a doctorate in music at commencement ceremonies in May.
Ringo Starr didn’t attend the ceremony. The Beatle addressed the graduates in a recorded statement.
On May 7, 2022, Ringo tweeted “Trust me -I’m a doctor… of music of course! Congratulations to the Class of 2022 Berklee College of Music who graduated today – I send you all Peace and love- and my thanks for this Honorary Doctorate Degree.”
Ringo Starr achieved international fame as the drummer for the Beatles.