Originally Posted by Deathmetalconga
Ringo is one of the most credited and admired drummers.
Google the phrase "the ringo starr of" for some interesting reading. While drummers universally hold Ringo in high esteem and acknowledge his cotributions, general pop culture sees him quite differently.
"North Korea is the Ringo Starr of the Axis of Evil"
What?? Worst analogy ever.
As for the Ringo, I proudly state him as my first and main drumming influence.