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George martin, the Beatles’ producer who helped the band to transform from “rowdy club act to musical and cultural revolutionaries, has died, at the age of 90,” NBC News reports. The management of CA Management confirmed the news on Wednesday in an email.
“Martin died “peacefully at home” in England, according to Adam Sharp, the founder of C A Management which represents the music producer,” CNN published. He worked with many others, including Peter Sellers, Shirley Bassey, America, Cheap Trick, Jeff Beck and Celine Dion. However, his biggest influence was with the seven years he spent with the Beatles. He helped the group with the musical expertise, tasteful arrangements and experiments.
Ringo Starr thanked the producer in a tweet: “God bless George Martin peace and love to Judy and his family love Ringo and Barbara George will be missed xxx.” Judy refers to Martin’s wife of nearly 50 years.