Music Producer, Phil Spector who produced the likes of The Beatles,The Righteous Brothers and the Ronettes dies at 81.
And according to TMZ,he died after he caught coronavirus in prison;
We’re told he died from COVID-related complications, after being transferred from his prison cell to a hospital. We’re told he was diagnosed 4 weeks ago and went to the hospital but recovered well enough to return to prison, where he was serving a 19-to-life sentence for the murder of Lana Clarkson.
Spector ended up in prison for the second-degree murder of Clarkson, an actress he’d met in 2003 while she was working at the House of Blues in WeHo. They went back to his mansion, and he shot her … although he’d claimed it was an accidental suicide.
His first trial, in 2007, was declared a mistrial, due to a hung jury, but he was convicted in a 2009 retrial.
He was 81 years old.May his soul rest in peace.
Phil Spector, the music producer responsible for some of the biggest hits in music and the architect of The Wall of Sound has died … sources with direct knowledge tell TMZ.