Ringo Starr doesn’t actually like being interviewed. He will cut the interview short if he doesn’t like the line of questioning, which especially includes asking too many Beatles questions.
There’s obviously a lot of good things that come with being a Beatle, but it can also be a double-edged sword, particularly when you’re trying to promote a new album.
“To play with him is very special,” McCartney says during the video.
“The Night That Changed America: A GRAMMY Salute To The Beatles” airs on CBS Feb. 9 at 8 p.m. ET.
Letterman interviewed the surviving Beatles together, yesterday at the Ed Sullivan Theater.
Ringo has re-hired the last incarnation of the band, including Gregg Rolie and Todd Rundgren.
Celebrating The Beatles on Ed Sullivan 50 Years Later, With a Little Help From Reunited Eurythmics, Perry, Grohl & Wonder
The Eurythmics also reunited; Stevie Wonder, Joe Walsh, Dave Grohl were among other performers.
The show will also see a reunion of the remaining Beatles, Paul McCartney and Ringo Star.
Paul McCartney apparently had a near-death experience in May which is just being reported on now.
[lastfm link_type="artist_info"]George Martin[/lastfm], retired producer for The Beatles, celebrates his 86th birthday today!