'The greatest British producer': Celebrity tributes to George Martin

'The greatest British producer': Celebrity tributes to George Martin Mashable We're using cookies to improve your experience. Click Here to find out more. Mashable Mashable Mashable Australia Mashable France Mashable India Mashable UK Sign in Like Follow Follow Mashable see more  > Search Videos Social Media Tech Business Entertainment World Lifestyle Watercooler Shop More Channels Videos Social Media Tech Business Entertainment World Lifestyle Watercooler Shop Company About Us Licensing & Reprints Archive Mashable Careers Contact Contact Us Submit News Advertise Advertise Legal Privacy Policy Terms of Use Cookie Policy Apps iPhone / iPad Android Resources Subscriptions Sites Mashable Shop Job Board Social Good Summit World Like Follow Follow 'The greatest British producer of all time': Celebrities pay tribute to George Martin 974 Shares Share Tweet Share What's This? Record producer George Martin.Image: Rex features By Blathnaid Healy UK2016-03-09 08:33:28 UTC LONDON — Tributes have been pouring in for George Martin, the man dubbed the "Fifth Beatle," after his death was announced by Ringo Starr on Wednesday morning. From producer Mark Ronson to Prime Minister David Cameron, the tributes flowed on Twitter, as figures from the music industry and beyond acknowledged the huge contribution Martin made during his long career. See also: George Martin, legendary Beatles producer, dies at 90 The Recording Academy described him as "one of the most innovative producers of all time," adding that his impact on music is "unparalleled." Here's how people have been paying their respects. Our creative community has lost a gifted artist. We remember Sir George Martin. pic.twitter.com/HuqWMIXae2 — The GRAMMYs (@TheGRAMMYs) March 9, 2016 Thank you for all your love and kindness George peace and love xx pic.twitter.com/um2hRFB7qF — #RingoStarr (@ringostarrmusic) March 9, 2016 Thank you Sir George Martin: the greatest British record producer of all time. We will never stop living in the world you helped create. — Mark Ronson (@MarkRonson) March 9, 2016 How very sad to wake to the news Sir George Martin has left us. He made my first Bond film sound brilliant! — Sir Roger Moore (@sirrogermoore) March 9, 2016 Sir George Martin RIP LG x — Liam Gallagher (@liamgallagher) March 9, 2016 Sir George Martin. Gentleman and legend. R.I.P. — Boy George (@BoyGeorge) March 9, 2016 R.I.P. George Martin. I'm so gutted I don't have many words. Thinking of Judy and Giles and family. Love Always, Sean A photo posted by Sean Ono Lennon (@sean_ono_lennon) on Mar 8, 2016 at 9:06pm PST Sir George Martin was a giant of music - working with the Fab Four to create the world's most enduring pop music. — David Cameron (@David_Cameron) March 9, 2016 The legends are really going home! Visionary producer of #TheBeatles , George Martin (1926-2016). pic.twitter.com/X8sVf9iNQ7 — Lenny Kravitz (@LennyKravitz) March 9, 2016 George martin. Wow. People made records that were that good. — Flea (@flea333) March 9, 2016 Every time I record at abbey road I geek out and play with the mics sir George Martin used. What an ear, what a life, what a legacy. — josh groban (@joshgroban) March 9, 2016 No albums before or since have been as creative and magical as the work George Martin did with the Beatles. He gave the world a gift. — David Greenwald (@davidegreenwald) March 9, 2016 i guess this is just how it's gonna go from here on out. slowly losing a generation of the legends. thank you, george martin. #RIP — matt nathanson (@mattnathanson) March 9, 2016 Rest In Peace George Martin What a man pic.twitter.com/ERECRiqZKH — BJO'N OFFICIAL (@NightmareBjo) March 9, 2016 #rip George Martin. One of the greatest producers the world has ever known. — chantal claret (@chantalclaret) March 9, 2016 I'm glad he did what he did. https://t.co/Oh3MYWG53f — Neil Gaiman (@neilhimself) March 9, 2016 Topics: Music , the beatles , UK , uk music , World About Us Jobs Advertise Subscribe Privacy Terms Mashable is a global, multi-platform media and entertainment company. Powered by its own proprietary technology, Mashable is the go-to source for tech, digital culture and entertainment content for its dedicated and influential audience around the globe. ©2005-2016 Mashable, Inc. Reproduction without explicit permission is prohibited. All Rights Reserved. Designed in collaboration with Code & Theory