An official cause of death will be determined by the San Joaquin County medical examiner.
Spector, who was originally from Bronx, New York, has produced recordings for stars such as The Beatles, Ike, Tina Turner, Cher and Ramones.
Creating a production style that has come to be known as “Wall of Sound,” influential producer Teddy Bears and recorded the group’s only hit, “To Know him is to Love him”, while he was still in high school.
Spector’s approach to recording the production – layering the compositions and percussion instruments that cemented a string of hit songs onto his Philles label – had a major influence on popular music in the 1960s.
He received a Grammy Award for Album of the Year as Producer of “The Concert for Bangladesh”.
He was also inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and the Songwriters Hall of Fame.
In February 2003, Clarkson was found dead in his home.
She was working as a hostess at the Hollywood House of Blues at the time of her death.