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Quincy Jones

Quincy Jones

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Famous as :

Singer, composer, producer

Birth Name :

Quincy Delight Jones Jr.

Birth Date :

March 14, 1933

Birth Place :

Chicago, Illinois, USA

Spouse :

Jeri Caldwell (1957 - 1966), Ulla Andersson (1967 - 1974), Peggy Lipton (actress, 14-Sep-74 - 1990)

Claim to fame :

Instrumental song "Soul Bossa Nova" (1962)

Latest News


Quincy Jones Blasts Michael Jackson's 'Xscape' Album: 'It's About Money'

May 22, 2014 06:00:33 GMT

is not a fan of 's new posthumous album, "". The producer, who worked with the late King of Pop in the past, opened up about how he felt about the record when he sat down for an interview on Canadian radio show "Q with Jian Ghomeshi" earlier this week.
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Quincy Jones Sues Michael Jackson Estate for $10 Million in Back Royalties

October 26, 2013 03:19:11 GMT

Grammy legend is suing 's estate to the tune of at least $10 million in back royalties for the use of some of the King of Pop's greatest hits which he co-wrote, adding he was also not given credit in the pop superstar's posthumous film "". The lawsuit was filed by the 80-year-old producer on Friday, October 25 in Los Angeles and named Sony Music Entertainment as a co-defendant.
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Mark Ronson and Amy Winehouse Reunite for Quincy Jones Album

April 23, 2010 09:27:28 GMT

and have reunited to record an upcoming album in honor of music industry legend - two years after the pair was originally slated to start the project. The superproducer was at the mixing deck for Winehouse's 2006 global smash "" and the pop star returned the favor the following year by singing "Valerie" for Ronson's covers compilation "".
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Video Premiere: Quincy Jones' 'Strawberry Letter 23' Feat. Akon

April 17, 2010 02:28:04 GMT

A music video aimed to support the revamped version of Shuggie Otis' 1977 song "Strawberry Letter 23" has been debuted. The Dayo-directed clip features sharing screen with his collaborator .
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Settling Lawsuit, Jon Gosselin May Be Back on TLC

February 18, 2010 04:49:08 GMT

As the news came out that has settled the lawsuit with TLC, one question remains whether he will still be the network's star. For once, a confidential contract leaked on Wednesday, February 17 stated that "the whole Gosselin family remain under contract with TLC."
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Mad Hatter Asks Alice's Help in New TV Spot

February 18, 2010 04:34:42 GMT

"" has come out with two new snippets. Walt Disney Pictures has provided a new TV spot which features some never-before-seen scenes including the moment when the Mad Hatter asks Alice to help saving the world.
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Jermaine Dupri Plots All-Star Remake for Quincy Jones' 'Secret Garden'

February 18, 2010 04:19:43 GMT

Another song remake is underway. After 's "We Are the World" as well as 's "Everbody Hurts" got the treatment for Haitian Relief effort and 's "Stairway to Heaven" was confirmed to be remixed by , announced that he will re-record ' classic "The Secret Garden (Sweet Seduction Suite)".
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Adam Lambert's Video Performances on AOL Sessions

February 13, 2010 04:28:11 GMT

's live performances with his band on AOL Sessions have just been unleashed. Sporting his trademark look; thick eyeliner, fingernail polish and tight pants, this singer takes the mic and kicks off his indoor mini concert.
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Neil Marshall's 'Centurion' Debuts New International Trailer

February 13, 2010 04:20:38 GMT

New sneak peek at "" has been shared through a brand new international trailer. Debuted by IGN, the video is opened with bloody scenes from the film before then explaining the key storyline which follows seven men who survived from the attack of merciless enemies.
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Deathly Hallows: Pics of Hogwarts Structure in Swinley Forest

February 13, 2010 03:44:22 GMT

"Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows" has been filmed in Swinley Forest in Bracknell, Europe and Oclumencia has got new photos taken from the set. Seen in the pictures is a structure, built by the technical team, which is believed to be part of Hogwarts castle.
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Ryan Reynolds Representing Hugo Boss

February 13, 2010 03:41:14 GMT

Nabbing lead roles in several feature movie projects, earns a spot as the new face of Hugo Boss. The actor who will be seen as DC Comics superhero Green Lantern has been made the spokesperson of the brand's new men's fragrances.
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Video Premiere: 'We Are the World 25 for Haiti' Feat. Various Artists

February 13, 2010 03:31:19 GMT

Finally, the highly-anticipated music video for the all-star "We Are the World" remake is made available for viewing pleasure. Premiered during during NBC's coverage of the opening ceremony of the Vancouver Winter Olympics on Friday, February 12, it was introduced by one of the artists involved .
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Picture Gallery


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