Good Knight: Paul McCartney and Yoko Ono congratulate Ringo Starr on his knighthood

KMazur/WireImageFollowing Friday’s announcement that Ringo Starr has been honored with a knighthood by Queen Elizabeth II, a couple members of Starr’s extended Beatles family — Paul McCartney and John Lennon’s widow Yoko Ono — have issued statements congratulating the former Fab Four drummer.

McCartney, who was knighted himself in 1997, posted a message on his social media sites that reads, “Huge congrats Sir Ringo! Sir Richard Starkey has a nice ring to it. Best drummer, best pal! X Paul.”

Ono took to her own social media sites and shared the following note: …read more

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