Legendary record producer George Martin, the man who helped shape the sound of The Beatles and tons of other records has died, aged 90. From the BBC:
Record producer Sir George Martin, known as the "fifth Beatle", has died, aged 90..
His family thanked "everyone for their thoughts, prayers and messages of support" after his death at home on Tuesday, his manager said.
Beatles drummer Ringo Starr broke the news on Twitter and led tributes, saying Sir George "will be missed".
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