Phil Spector
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1939-12-26
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Phil Spector

Phil Spector Biography (Wikipedia)

Phillip Harvey "Phil" Spector (born Harvey Phillip Spector, December 26, 1939) is an American record producer, musician, and songwriter who developed the Wall of Sound, a music production formula he described as "a Wagnerian approach to rock and roll." Considered the first auteur among musical artists, Spector acted not only as a producer, but also the creative director, writing or choosing the material and masterminding all phases of the recording process. He is acknowledged as one of the most influential figures in pop music history.

Spector began his career in 1958 as the producer and co-founder of the Teddy Bears, performing on guitar and vocals, and penning their US number one single "To Know Him Is to Love Him". At the height of his success, he wrote, co-wrote, or produced for girl groups such as the Ronettes and the Crystals, and later, the Beatles' John Lennon and George Harrison – often using the Los Angeles conglomerate "the Wrecking Crew" as his de facto house band. Spector's other chart-topping singles include "You've Lost That Lovin' Feelin'" (the Righteous Brothers, 1964), "The Long and Winding Road" (the Beatles, 1970), and "My Sweet Lord" (Harrison, 1970). By the mid 1970s, Spector had produced more than twenty-five US Top 40 singles for various artists, but following sporadic work with Leonard Cohen, Dion DiMucci, and the Ramones, he remained largely inactive.

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SALLY GO ROUND THE ROSES Recording
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SALLY GO ROUND THE ROSES Recording
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Silent Night
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Silent Night
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There's No Other (Like My Baby)
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There's No Other (Like My Baby)
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The Bells of St. Mary's
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The Bells of St. Mary's
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Christmas Mix
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Christmas Mix
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It's That Kind Of Day
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It's That Kind Of Day
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A Christmas Gift For You
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A Christmas Gift For You
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To Know Him is to Love Him
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To Know Him is to Love Him
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