NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Ringo Starr blew out the candles to celebrate his 75th birthday last week.

The famous drummer and former Beatle celebrated with friends and family in Hollywood on Tuesday.

His life has been an incredible journey, and it is the subject of a new book called “Ringo: With a Little Help.”

CBS2’s Andrea Grymes interviewed the book’s author, Michael Seth Starr.

To watch the full interview, click on the video player above.

For more information on the book, click here.