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Richard Starkey, better known as Ringo Starr, has become the second member of The Beatles to be knighted, after Sir Paul McCartney. Ringo, who was honored for “services to music,” said, “It means recognition for the things we've done. I was really pleased to accept this."
The Eagles now have the #1 selling album of all time in the U.S., “Their Greatest Hits 1971-1975,” which was certified 38x platinum by the Recording Industry Association of America. The work, released in 1976, bypasses Michael Jackson’s “Thriller,” which is 33x platinum.