Nightly News   |  March 30, 2013

Producer Phil Ramone dies

Legendary music producer Phil Ramone has died. NBC’s Lester Holt reports.

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>>> if you came of age in the last 50 years, there is a better than even chance you have heard his work. legendary music producer phil la money has died, from barbra streisand to bob dylan , paul simon and billy joel . i wanted you just the way you are

>> in 1979 "just the way you are" won record of the year. ramon won 33 nominations. he produced duet albums for frank sinatra , and later tony bennett . one of his grammys was for the sound track to the 1980s film "flashdance." phil ramone died this morning due to complications from an aortic aneurysm.