Ringo Starr has officially been knighted.
Starr received the honour from Prince William, Duke of Cambridge, at Buckingham Palace earlier today.
“It means a lot actually,” said Starr to the BBC. “It means recognition for the things we’ve done. I was really pleased to accept this.”
The Royal Family tweeted about the ceremony. See pictures below:
Congratulations Sir Ringo Starr!
Today at Buckingham Palace, the Beatles drummer was honoured by The Duke of Cambridge for his services to music. pic.twitter.com/bdSe2lrRwn
— The Royal Family (@RoyalFamily) March 20, 2018