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'George Martin was the Edmund Hillary of music'

Spandau Ballet star Gary Kemp has described George Martin as "the Edmund Hillary of music" in a touching tribute to the Fab Four producer who died yesterday aged 90.

Tributes to 'greatest British music producer of all time'

Celebrities ranging from Liam Gallagher to Roger Moore have paid tribute to 'fifth Beatle' George Martin, who has died aged 90.

George Martin and Liam Gallagher in 1996 Credit: PA


David Cameron: Sir George was a 'giant of music'

Prime Minister David Cameron has described Sir George Martin as a "giant of music" in a tribute to the record producer on Twitter:


John Lennon's son pays tribute to Sir George Martin

Sean Ono Lennon, son of John Lennon and Yoko Ono, paid tribute to Sir George Martin on social media.

Posting a black and white picture of Sir George on Instagram, he wrote: "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"

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