The Killer turns 80 later this month

Robert Plant and Ringo Starr paid tribute to Jerry Lee Lewis, to mark his imminent 80th birthday at his show at the London Palladium on Sunday [September 6].

Lewis turns 80 on September 29.

He is currently on a ‘farewell’ tour of the UK: his final show takes place at the Clyde Auditorium, Glasgow, on September 10.

Starr and Plant wheeled a birthday cake onto the stage and joined a host of other musicians and fans in singing “Happy Birthday” to Lewis.

Starr later wrote on Twitter, “Had a great time at the Jerry Lee Lewis show in London happy birthday Jerry peace and love”.

Lewis released his last album, Rock & Roll Time, in 2014.

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