George Martin

~ Person

Legal name: George Henry Martin


Sir George Henry Martin CBE (3 January 1926 – 8 March 2016) was an English record producer, arranger, composer, conductor, audio engineer and musician. He was referred to as the "Fifth Beatle", including by Paul McCartney, in reference to his extensive involvement on each of the Beatles' original albums. Martin had 30 number-one hit singles in the United Kingdom and 23 number-one hits in the United States.

Martin produced comedy and novelty records in the early 1950s, working with Peter Sellers, Spike Milligan and Bernard Cribbins, among others. His career spanned more than six decades of work in music, film, television and live performance. He held a number of senior executive roles at media companies and contributed to a wide range of charitable causes, including his work for The Prince's Trust and the Caribbean island of Montserrat. In recognition of his services to the music industry and popular culture, he was made a Knight Bachelor in 1996.

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Year Title RatingReleases
1965 George Martin & His Orchestra Play Help! 1
1966 George Martin Instrumentally Salutes The Beatle Girls 1

Album + Compilation

Year Title RatingReleases
1964 Off the Beatle Track 1

Album + Soundtrack

Year Title RatingReleases
1973 Live and Let Die 5


Year Title RatingReleases
George Martin 1

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