10 Facts You Didn’t Know About TuneGO Producer, Peter Asher


What Does A TuneGO Producer Do?

Peter Asher is a TuneGO Producer. This means that as a TuneGO artist you could unlock the opportunity for a Producer Review which is a one on one phone call with him (or one of our other Producers) where he’ll give you specific advice detailed to you and your career goals. In this call, he’ll also answer any questions you have about your music career. TuneGO Producers also use TuneGO and these Producer Review calls to find new talent to work with. Since this is an opportunity that can be unlocked by you, we thought you would be interested in 10 facts about Peter Asher. So let’s get started!

1 – Peter Asher Has a Weekly Show on the Beatles  Channel on Sirius XM.

He has a weekly program on The Beatles Channel on Sirius XM called “Peter Asher: From Me To You”. Here he shares the stories of his music career on this exclusive weekly series.

2 – Asher Was a Member of The Pop Duo Peter and Gordon.

Asher formed Peter and Gordon with Gordon Waller. At age 19 he already had a number one hit that was written by Paul McCartney, “A World Without Love”.

3 – He Was The A&R head for The Beatles’ label at Apple Records.

After Peter and Gordon split up, he became the A&R head for the Beatles’ Label at Apple Records. This is where he signed James Taylor. He was later named the Senior VP of Sony Music Entertainment.

4 – Peter Asher founded Peter Asher Management.

He left Sony to focus on artist management full time. Asher was the President of Sanctuary Artist Management then he joined forces with Simon Renshaw when Renshaw founded Strategic Artist Management. Asher later formed Peter Asher Management where he continued to work with James Taylor and also managed Joni Mitchell and Jane Wiedlin.

5 – Asher has Produced for Diana Ross, Robin Williams, Billy Joel, and More.

He has produced for hundreds of well-known artists including 10,000 Maniacs, Neil Diamond, Cher, and Nirvana.  Read his full discography here.

6 – He Holds Multiple Grammy Awards and RIAA-Certified GOld and Platinum Albums.

Asher has been awarded 37 RIAA-certified gold albums and 22 platinum albums in the U.S., and many more internationally.  Asher has produced 13 Grammy Award-winning recordings, and in 1977 and 1989 was honored individually with the Grammy Award for “Producer of the Year”.  He won a further Grammy in the category of “Comedy Album of the Year” for his production work with Robin Williams.

7 – Peter Asher Was a Child Actor.

He began working as a child actor at the age of eight when he appeared in the film The Planter’s Wife and the play Isn’t Life Wonderful. He was also in the TV series The Adventures of Robin Hood and The Minor Accomplishments of Jackie Woodman. Read his full filmography here.

8 – Asher is The Musical Supervisor For A Broadway Play.

He is the Musical Supervisor of the Broadway Play, Bright Star. Also, he was the Manager for the Broadway Play, Canciones de mi Padre.

9 – He is The Original Austin Powers.

Asher has been quoted as saying the actor, Mike Myers has said he had patterned his Austin Powers character after Asher’s appearance.

10 – Peter Asher Produced music for “Pirates of the Caribbean 4”, “Sherlock Holmes 2”, “Madagascar 3”, “Man of Steel” and “Rush”.

He is also experienced in producing music for films. Some of his work in music production on films included  “Pirates of the Caribbean 4”, “Sherlock Holmes 2”, “Madagascar 3”, “Man of Steel” and “Rush”. You can read his full filmography here.

Do You Want A Producer Review By Peter Asher or Another TuneGO Producer?

Working with TuneGO Producers such as Peter Asher is a rare opportunity that is only possible through the TuneGO platform. TuneGO Artists that have unlocked the opportunity for a Producer Review have used the Producer’s advice to quickly take their music career to the next level and some have gone on to work in the studio with the producer that reviewed them. To get started earning TuneGO Fuel to unlock this opportunity, and others, create a free artist account at TuneGO.com.

Alternatively, you can fast-track this opportunity by purchasing a Diamond TuneGO Song Review and earning an 8+ Track Rating. When you earn an 8 Track Rating on a Diamond TuneGO Song Review, you will automatically unlock a Producer Review, a Virtual A&R Review, the opportunity to be on TuneGO Radio, and Sync Licensing opportunities. You can learn more about the TuneGO Song Review here.


In conclusion, Asher has a unique background that can help you take your music career to the next level. Get started at TuneGO.com.

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