About George Martin
It has been reported that the current amount of George Martin net worth reaches 400 million dollars, which makes him one of the richest people in music industry. George Martin’s name is well known in the field of music, where he has established himself as one of the most talented composers, producers and arrangers. Thus, his work in music not only made his name well known, but also increased the total estimate of George Martin net worth.
The musician was born in 1926 in London, England. Before he became 7 years old, he already could play the piano. In 1943 he enlisted to the Royal Navy. At that time, he was only 17 years old. He did not like it so he left it in 1947. After that, he was accepted to the Guildhall School of Music and Drama. When he graduated, he was hired to work for the BBC at its classical music department. After that, George Martin started to work for EMI and Parlophone Records. There, he firstly worked with classical music and later switched to Baroque.
George Martin’s name became even more known when he started to work with the legendary group called the Beatles.
Thus, his work with this group has also added up a lot of revenues to the overall sum of George Martin net worth. In 1962 he helped the Beatles to get their first record contract. In the same year, the group recorded their first single called “How Do You Do It” with the help from George Martin. The single was so successful that it stayed for three weeks in the 1st place in charts.
After this success, George Martin was chosen to be the primary arranger for the group. In the end of the 50s, he began to work as a composer, as well. Thus, these involvements kept his name popular and also added up to the total amount of George Martin net worth.
George Martin worked as a composer or arranger on many albums, including “Help!”, “London by George”, “Yellow Submarine”, “Beatles to Bond and Bach”, “…and I Love Her”, “British Maid”, “In My Life”, “Live and Let Die” and “Produced by George Martin”. Thus, his work on all of these albums havs also increased the overall estimate of George Martin net worth. As a music arranger, he has also worked on several films, including “Yellow Submarine”, “The Family Way”, “A Hard Day’s Night”, “Honky Tonk Freeway” and “Live and Let Die”. George Martin was also the one who worked on “The Beatles Anthology”. In 2006 he used the music of the Beatles to create the Vegas show called “Love”. Because of the fact that he worked with the Beatles closely and was the main instrument behind the music of the group George Martin is often referred to as ‘the fifth Beatle’.
In 1979 he published his memoir called “All You Need is Ears”. A few years later, George Martin published another book called “Summer of Love: The Making of Sgt Pepper”. George Martin has won a few Grammy awards and was nominated for an Oscar award.