Top 10 Ringo Starr Solo Songs Super List

The real secret of Ringo's youthful glow is his happy marriage to Barbara Bach (pictured), and their mutual rescue from a hell of drink and drugs

6. ‘The No No Song’
From: ‘Goodnight Vienna’ (1974)

Written by songwriter Hoyt Axton, ‘The No No Song’ is very much of its time. Fresh from writing massive hits like ‘Joy To The World’ and ‘Never Been To Spain’ for Three Dog Night, Axton turned his pen to the subject of stimulants. In the sanitized-for-children, PC world of 2013, it might seem odd, or even irresponsible, that a major artist like Ringo would release a record that talks about marijuana, cocaine and alcohol, but in 1974, the public snorted it up, sending it to No. 3. Despite the fact that the hero of the song actually rejects all these substances, that didn’t stop the stoners listening from enjoying the ride.

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One thought on “Top 10 Ringo Starr Solo Songs Super List

  1. THERE IS ONE SONG THAT IS NOT PLAYED A LOT CALLED, JUST A DREAM THERE ARE SONGS THAT HE HAS DONE THAT ARE WHEN YOU WISH A UPON A STAR, HEART ON MY SLEEVE, THAT ARE GOOD TO LISTEN TO.

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