It is a combination of two unfinished songs: Paul McCartney's "I've Got a Feeling" and John Lennon's "Everybody Had a Hard Year". He was 58. Early life. PARIS (AP) — Frederic Riesterer, the producer and creator of electronic dance music who co-wrote the Grammy-nominated hit “I Gotta Feeling” with The Black Eyed Peas, has died. When Hatfield and Medley went to record the vocals a few weeks after the song was written, all the instrumental tracks had already been recorded and overdubbed. Frédéric Riesterer, 58, responsible for co-writing The Black Eyed Peas’ Grammy-nominated song, “I Gotta Feeling” died Tuesday following a lengthy battle with cancer. He was 58. He was 58… Last year […] He was 58. The song was recorded at Studio A of Gold Star Studios in Los Angeles. Frederic Riesterer, the producer and creator of electronic dance music who co-wrote the Grammy-nominated hit “I Gotta Feeling” with The Black Eyed Peas, has died.He was 58. Riesterer, who used the stage name Fred Rister, also worked with David Guetta but, unlike the superstar French DJ, eschewed the limelight. "I've Got a Feeling" is a song by the English rock band the Beatles from their 1970 album Let It Be. His father was of French, German, Irish and Finnish descent, while his mother was of German-Jewish descent. It was recorded on 30 January 1969 during the Beatles' rooftop concert. Mustaine was born in La Mesa, California, to parents Emily (née David) and John Mustaine. The Mustaine family were Jehovah's Witnesses.. Mustaine had two older sisters, Michelle and Suzanne, who were 18 and 15 respectively when he was born. He was 58. Riesterer, who used the stage name Fred Rister, also worked with David Guetta but, unlike the superstar French DJ, eschewed the limelight. PARIS (AP) — Frederic Riesterer, the producer and creator of electronic dance music who co-wrote the Grammy-nominated hit "I Gotta Feeling" with The Black Eyed Peas, has died. He was 58. The song features Billy Preston on electric piano. PARIS (AP) — Frederic Riesterer, the producer and creator of electronic dance music who co-wrote the Grammy-nominated hit “I Gotta Feeling” with The Black Eyed Peas, has died. PARIS (AP) — Frederic Riesterer, the producer and creator of electronic dance music who co-wrote the Grammy-nominated hit “I Gotta Feeling” with The Black Eyed Peas, has died. Riesterer, who used the stage name Fred Rister, also worked with David Guetta but, unlike the superstar French DJ, eschewed the limelight. Frederic Riesterer, the producer and creator of electronic dance music who co-wrote the Grammy-nominated hit "I Gotta Feeling" with The Black Eyed Peas, has died. He was 58. PARIS (AP) — Frederic Riesterer, the producer and creator of electronic dance music who co-wrote the Grammy-nominated hit “I Gotta Feeling” with The Black Eyed Peas, has died. PARIS (AP) - Frederic Riesterer, the producer and creator of electronic dance music who co-wrote the Grammy-nominated hit I Gotta Feeling with The Black Eyed Peas, has died.