His drum solos were billed as Starr Time.
In 1992, he released his first studio album in nine years, , which was produced by , , Lynne and and featured guest appearances by various stars including and Harry Nilsson.
He recorded the album in his home studio, Roccabella West in Los Angeles.
He was an ex-Londoner who had moved to Liverpool following the failure of his first marriage.
In January 2012, he released the album.