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Phil Spector Net Worth:Phillip Harvey Spector (born Harvey Phillip Spector, December 26, 1939) is an American record producer, songwriter, and the originator of the Wall of Sound production method. At the height of his career, Spector was a pioneer of the 1960s girl-group sound, and produced more than twenty-five Top 40 hits from 1960 to 1965, writing or co-writing many of them for artists such as the Ronettes and the Crystals. Following collaborations with John Lennon, Leonard Cohen, Dion DiMucci, and the Ramones in the 1970s, Spector remained largely inactive. In the 2000s, he became infamous as the subject of two trials for murder and a second-degree conviction.Spector is often called the first auteur among musical artists for acting not only as a producer, but also the creative director, writing or choosing the material, supervising the arrangements, conducting the vocalists and session musicians, and masterminding all phases of the recording process. He helped pave the way for various music genres, with numerous artists later citing his work as a major influence. His Grammy Award-winning co-productions number the Ronettes' "Walking in the Rain" (1964), the Beatles' Let It Be (1970), and George Harrison's Concert for Bangladesh (1971).For his contributions to the music industry, Spector was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 1989 as a nonperformer. In 1997, he was inducted into the Songwriters Hall of Fame. The 1965 song "You've Lost That Lovin' Feelin'", produced and co-written by Spector for the Righteous Brothers, is listed by BMI as the song with the most U.S. airplay in the 20th century. In 2004, Rolling Stone magazine ranked him #63 on their list of the "Greatest Artists of All Time". Spector-produced albums that have ranked within Rolling Stone's list of "The 500 Greatest Albums of All Time" include Presenting the Fabulous Ronettes Featuring Veronica (1964), A Christmas Gift for You from Phil Spector (1963), and Back to Mono (1991). In 2008, The Washington Times named Spector the second greatest record producer in music history.In 2009, Spector was convicted of second-degree murder in the 2003 shooting death of actress Lana Clarkson in his Alhambra, California home. He is serving a prison sentence of 19 years to life.
|Birth date:||December 26, 1939|
|Birth place:||The Bronx, New York City, New York, United States|
|Height:||5 ft 4 in (1.65 m)|
|Profession:||Record producer, Songwriter, Businessperson, Session musician|
|Education:||Fairfax High School|
|Nationality:||United States of America|
|Spouse:||Rachelle Short (m. 2006), Ronnie Spector (m. 1968–1974)|
|Children:||Nicole Audrey Spector, Gary Phillip Spector, Donte Phillip Spector, Louis Phillip Spector, Phillip Spector Jr.|
|Parents:||Benjamin Spector, Bertha Spector|
|Awards:||Grammy Award for Album of the Year, Grammy Hall of Fame, Grammy Trustees Award|
|Nominations:||Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Miniseries or Movie, Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Limited Series or a Movie, Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Limited Series or a Movie, Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Directing for a Limited Series, Movie or Dramatic Special, Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Writing for a Limited Series, Movie, or Dramatic Special, Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Miniseries or Television Movie, Golden Globe Award for Best Performance by an Actor in a Mini-Series or Motion Picture Made for Television, Golden Globe Award for Best Performance by an Actress In A Mini-series or Motion Picture Made for Television, Satellite Award for Best Actor – Miniseries or Television Film, Satellite Award for Best Miniseries or Television Film, Satellite Award for Best Actress – Miniseries or Television Film, Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Hairstyling for a Limited Series or Movie, Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Single-Camera Picture Editing - Miniseries Or A Movie, Producers Guild of America Award - David L. Wolper Producer of the Year Award in Long-Form Television, Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Costumes for a Miniseries, Movie, or Special, ADG Excellence in Production Design Awards - Television Movie or Mini-Series, Critics' Choice Television Award for Best Actor in a Movie/Miniseries, DGA Award for Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Television Film/Miniseries, Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Sound Mixing for a Limited Series or Movie, Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Art Direction - Miniseries or a Movie, Costume Designers Guild Award for Best Costume Design - Outstanding Made for Television Movie or Mini Series, Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Makeup for a Limited Series or Movie (Non-Prosthetic)|
|Movies:||Easy Rider, The Big T.N.T. Show|