Phil Spector Net Worth
Phil Spector net worth: Phil Spector is an American record producer and songwriter who has a net worth of $35 million. Phil Spector earned his net worth through his writing many hit songs and his career as a record producer for many well known artists, as well as co-founder of the record company Philles Records. Harvey Phillip Spector was born in The Bronx, New York in December 1939. He is known for originating the Wall of Sound production method. He produced over 25 Top 40 hits between 1960 and 1965. He was often involved in writing, conducting, directing, and recording music. He is said to have helped start art rock, dream pop, shoegaze, and noise music. He worked with the girl groups the Crystals and the Ronettes. He also worked with Ike and Tina Turner, the Ramones, and John Lennon. He produced the 1970 Beatles album Let it Be. Spector was inducted into the Rock and Rock Hall of Fame in 1989 and the Songwriters Hall of Fame in 1997. He produced the Righteous Brothers' "You've Lost That Lovin' Feelin" which was named the song with the most airplay in the United States in the 20th century. He has been on trial for murder twice and was convicted of second degree murder in 2009 for the 2003 shooting death of Lana Clarkson. Spector was sentenced to 19 years to life and is currently carrying out his sentence. He has been married three times and has five children including three that were adopted. Two of his adopted children claim that they were abused by Phil as children.