Ringo Starr has confirmed a reunion with Paul McCartney for a tribute show entitled The Night That Changed America: A Grammys Salute to The Beatles.

The surviving Beatles will join forces to mark the 50th anniversary of their 1964 appearance on The Ed Sullivan Show, which will be part of this year's Grammy Awards on January 26 in LA.

Speaking to Access Hollywood, Ringo said: ''To celebrate the 50 years since we landed in New York in February [1964], they are putting on a big show on Monday and we will be doing it there.''

The 56th annual Grammy Awards 2014 will be broadcast live from on the CBS network in the US from the Staples Center in Los Angeles.