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  • Paul McCartney & Ringo Starr Lead Artist Responses To The Death Of Beatles Producer George Martin

    Wed, 09 Mar 2016 17:26:50

    Paul McCartney & Ringo Starr Lead Artist Responses To The Death Of Beatles Producer George Martin -

    George Martin, beloved music producer and "the fifth Beatle," passed away last night in his home. He leaves behind his wife of nearly fifty years, Judy Lockhart Smith, and his four children, as well as an unparalleled musical legacy.

    Martin was responsible for producing almost every Beatles' record. He won six GRAMMYs and was nominated for an Academy Award for his work on A Hard Day's Night.

    Ringo Starr announced George's passing and Paul McCartney penned a letter about his dear friend. Support from across the globe has been pouring in, with artists stating just how much he has meant to them on social media.

    Ringo Starr

    Paul McCartney on George Martin

    Elton John

    Brian Wilson

    The Who

    Mark Ronson

    Moby

    Just read the news about George Martin. The greatest producer of all time and the 5th Beatle. You will be missed, sir.

    A photo posted by moby X?X (@moby) on

    David Guetta

    Yaysayer

    Regina Spektor

    Sean Ono Lennon

    —The ARTISTdirect Staff
    03.09.16



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