Skip to main content Skip to footer site map

Phil Spector

 
Phil Spector Headshot
Date of Birth: December 26, 1940 (82)

Birth Place: New York, NY, USA
 

Writing

Composer
Lyricist
Composer/Lyricist






Phil Spector News

Review: TINA: THE TINA TURNER MUSICAL IS “SIMPLY THE BEST...” TICKET IN TOWN at S Photo Review: TINA: THE TINA TURNER MUSICAL IS “SIMPLY THE BEST...” TICKET IN TOWN at Straz Center For The Performing Arts
by Drew Eberhard - Feb 3, 2023

Over the past several years, jukebox musicals have taken the “Great White Way...” by storm. From shows such as “Ain’t Too Proud: The Life and Times of the Temptations,” “Jagged Little Pill,” “Moulin Rouge,” “Girl from the North Country,” and more recently “& Juliet,” “MJ the Musical,” all tell a story surrounded by a book of songs exploring the discography/career of musicians such as Alanis Morissette, The Temptations, Michael Jackson, and Bob Dylan to name a few.

Darlene Love to Release 'Live 1982' on CD & DVD Photo Darlene Love to Release 'Live 1982' on CD & DVD
by Michael Major - Jan 31, 2023

Captured on stage at Hop Singh’s club in southern California, this eleven-song set includes her signature hits recorded for Phil Spector — “He’s a Rebel,” “Da Doo Ron Ron,” “(Today I Met) The Boy I’m Gonna Marry” — alongside previously unreleased covers of Bruce Springsteen’s “Hungry Heart” and the Beatles’ “We Can Work It Out.”

World Premiere of HOW BLOOD GO to Open at Steppenwolf's 1700 Theater in March Photo World Premiere of HOW BLOOD GO to Open at Steppenwolf's 1700 Theater in March
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 30, 2023

Congo Square Theatre Company will present the World Premiere of How Blood Go by Cleveland-based playwright Lisa Langford, a provocative – and wholly topical – story of two family members who are subject to medical experiments without their consent, 50 years apart.

Devon Church (Exitmusic) Announces New Album Photo Devon Church (Exitmusic) Announces New Album
by Michael Major - Jan 24, 2023

Devon Church has announced his new album Strange Strangers, and shared a video for lead single “Ephemera”. While Church’s previous group Exitmusic utilized widescreen atmospherics in service of tense dream pop, his solo endeavor places his earthy baritone front and center over world weary folk.

TINA ofrece sus últimas funciones en Madrid Photo TINA ofrece sus últimas funciones en Madrid
by Jose German Martinez Paneque - Dec 29, 2022

El próximo 8 de enero y tras dos exitosas temporadas, TINA se despedirá del Teatro Coliseum de Madrid definitivamente.

Rhian! Releases 2022's Holiday Anthem 'Be My Baby This Christmas' Photo Rhian! Releases 2022's Holiday Anthem 'Be My Baby This Christmas'
by Michael Major - Dec 23, 2022

Produced by Rhian! in collaboration with Massimo Braghieri and recorded at Intonoise Studio in London, ‘Be My Baby This Christmas’ is 2022’s freshest holiday anthem, equipped with sleigh bells and shakers and boasting catchy and memorable lyrics that will get you straight into the Christmas spirit.

Ogunquit Playhouse & The Music Hall Announce the Cast of ELF THE MUSICAL Photo Ogunquit Playhouse & The Music Hall Announce the Cast of ELF THE MUSICAL
by A.A. Cristi - Nov 28, 2022

The Music Hall and Ogunquit Playhouse has announced the cast of Elf The Musical, on stage from November 30 – December 18 at The Music Hall in Portsmouth, New Hampshire. Based on the beloved film, Elf The Musical is the hilarious tale of Buddy, a young orphan child who mistakenly crawls into Santa's bag of gifts and is transported back to the North Pole and raised as one of Santa's elves.

Australian Troubadour Paul Kelly Adds 'Maybe This Christmas' to the Digital Release o Photo Australian Troubadour Paul Kelly Adds 'Maybe This Christmas' to the Digital Release of 'Christmas Train'
by Michael Major - Nov 22, 2022

As an added bonus to the digital version only of his recently released PAUL KELLY’S CHRISTMAS TRAIN which was also released on vinyl and CD, his new interpretation retains the festiveness that the original carried and augments it with gorgeous harmonies from Melbourne musician and one half of celebrated Australian duo Sweet Jean, Alice Keath.

Review: TINA, THE TINA TURNER MUSICAL at The Hippodrome Photo Review: TINA, THE TINA TURNER MUSICAL at The Hippodrome
by Timoth David Copney - Nov 16, 2022

Phrases of praise like ‘tour de force’ and ‘vocal tsunami’ get bandied about so often that they can begin to lose their impact. In the case of Ms. Villanueva, they are not enough.

BEAUTIFUL: THE CAROLE KING MUSICAL to Return to Ogunquit Playhouse in May 2023 Photo BEAUTIFUL: THE CAROLE KING MUSICAL to Return to Ogunquit Playhouse in May 2023
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 31, 2022

Ogunquit Playhouse has announced a 5-week return engagement of Beautiful: The Carole King Musical (May 11–June 10) as the bonus opening act for their 2023 season. Tickets go on sale Tuesday, November 1.

Phil Spector Videos

VIDEO: Helen Mirren Accepts the Life Achievement Award at the SAG Awards Videoplay
VIDEO: Helen Mirren Accepts the Life Achievement Award at the SAG Awards

by Stephi Wild - Feb 28, 2022

The Screen Actors Guild Awards were held last night, Sunday, Feb. 27 at Barker Hangar in Santa Monica, and aired on TNT and TBS. Kate Winslet and Cate Blanchett presented Helen Mirren with the 57th Life Achievement Award, which was preceded by a montage of some of her most iconic screen performances.

VIDEO: Cher Talks About Her Early Career on THE LATE SHOW WITH STEPHEN COLBERT Videoplay
VIDEO: Cher Talks About Her Early Career on THE LATE SHOW WITH STEPHEN COLBERT

by Stage Tube - Apr 21, 2021

Her life story was adapted into the 2018 Broadway musical 'The Cher Show.' 

Glitter Machine Covers Ariana Grande's 'God is a Woman' Videoplay
Glitter Machine Covers Ariana Grande's 'God is a Woman'

by Abigail Charpentier - Nov 22, 2019

GLITTER MACHINE will drop their third single God is a Woman, a cover of Ariana Grande's hit released in 2018.

BWW TV Exclusive: The Great Facts of THE GREAT SOCIETY- Matthew Rauch on Robert McNam Videoplay
BWW TV Exclusive: The Great Facts of THE GREAT SOCIETY- Matthew Rauch on Robert McNamara

by BroadwayWorld TV - Nov 8, 2019

BroadwayWorld is checking in with the cast to uncover some little known facts about the political giants they play onstage. Today, watch as Matthew Rauch gives us a lesson on Robert McNamara.

VIDEO: Watch the Music Video For 'River Deep - Mountain High' From TINA - THE TINA TU Videoplay
VIDEO: Watch the Music Video For 'River Deep - Mountain High' From TINA - THE TINA TURNER MUSICAL

by Stage Tube - Feb 5, 2019

The first single from the upcoming TINA - THE TINA TURNER MUSICAL cast album is released today, to download and stream, by the Producers of Tina - The Tina Turner Musical and Ghostlight Records (5 February 2019) featuring Adrienne Warren performing the iconic song River Deep - Mountain High. Warren, who has played the role in the hit West End production since its world premiere, is featured on an accompanying music video of the single also released today. Click here to download and stream the single and watch the music video below!

VIDEO: On This Day, July 26- Happy Birthday, Helen Mirren! Videoplay
VIDEO: On This Day, July 26- Happy Birthday, Helen Mirren!

by A.A. Cristi - Jul 26, 2018

Today we're celebrating the life and work of decorated star of stage and screen, Helen Mirren!

VIDEO: TINA THE MUSICAL Keeps The Big Wheels Turning at West End Live Videoplay
VIDEO: TINA THE MUSICAL Keeps The Big Wheels Turning at West End Live

by Stage Tube - Jun 16, 2018

West End's free outdoor performance event West End Live has kicked off today! The cast of Tina kept the big wheels turning with their performance. Watch it below!

VIDEO: Watch Adrienne Warren & the Cast of TINA: THE MUSICAL Perform on the BRITAIN'S Videoplay
VIDEO: Watch Adrienne Warren & the Cast of TINA: THE MUSICAL Perform on the BRITAIN'S GOT TALENT Finale

by Macon Prickett - Jun 4, 2018

The dynamic cast of TINA the musical led by Adrienne Warren rocked out the Britain's Got Talent finale last night! Check out the performance below! 

BWW TV: See Tina Turner in Action With Footage From the New Musical TINA! Videoplay
BWW TV: See Tina Turner in Action With Footage From the New Musical TINA!

by BroadwayWorld TV - Apr 18, 2018

TINA, a new musical based on the life of legendary artist Tina Turner just opened at the Aldwych Theatre and is currently booking to 16 February 2019. Check out all new footage from the production below!

VIDEO: Watch the New Teaser Trailer for HBO's Paterno Starring Al Pacino Videoplay
VIDEO: Watch the New Teaser Trailer for HBO's Paterno Starring Al Pacino

by Stage Tube - Jan 20, 2018

HBO has released the trailer for its upcoming TV movie Paterno, starring Al Pacino. Watch the trailer here! After becoming the winningest coach in college football history, Paterno's legacy is challenged and he is forced to face questions of institutional failure. Academy Award and Emmy Award winner Al Pacino returns to HBO in the title role, as Penn State's Joe Paterno in the aftermath of the Jerry Sandusky sexual abuse scandal.


Phil Spector Frequently Asked Questions

How many shows has Phil Spector written?
Phil Spector has written 2 shows including Leader of the Pack (Composer/Lyricist), Beautiful: The Carole King Musical (Composer).