|Ringo got a phone call from Paul, who told him he was about to be inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame|
Rolling Stone has an interview with Ringo about this, where he also says that his new album is finished and talks a bit about the upcoming tour.
The induction ceremony will be held on April 18th, 2015 in Cleveland, Ohio, and the drummer will be inducted by his bassman, Paul McCartney, who said he was looking for something to do that night.
Source: Rolling Stone
Ringo's page at the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame website