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Paul McCartney Inducts Ringo Starr Into Rock and Roll Hall of Fame

On Saturday night, Ringo Starr became the last of the four Beatles to be inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame when Paul McCartney presented his former bandmate with the honor.

Watch McCartney’s induction speech below.

After his induction, Starr performed on the Cleveland Public Auditorium Stage along with Green Day – also newly inducted – covering the Shirelles’ “Boys”.  Joe Walsh then joined for “I Don’t Come Easy” and finally, McCartney joined him for the Beatles’ “With a Little Help From My Friends.” Watch the video here.

Also inducted into the Rock Hall were Joan Jett and the Blackhearts, the late Lou Reed, Stevie Ray Vaughan and Double Trouble, Bill Withers, The 5 Royales, and the Paul Butterfield Band.

The ceremony will air May 30 at 8pm ET/PT on HBO.

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