Quincy Jones

Quincy Jones

American record producer
One of the most accomplished figures in modern music, crossing jazz, R&B, film music, and pop over a seven-decade career entailing 27 Grammy awards.
BornMarch 14, 1933
HometownChicago, Illinois, United States of America
Net worth$500 million
Height5'7" (1.69m)
SpousePeggy Lipton (m 1974 - 1989) , Ulla Jones (m 1967 - 1974) , Jeri Caldwell (m 1957 - 1966)
PartnerNastassja Kinski
ChildrenRashida Jones , Kenya Kinski-Jones , Kidada Jones , Quincy Jones III , Rachel Jones , Martina Jones , Jolie Jones
ParentsQuincy Delight Jones , Sarah Frances Wells


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Jacob Collier: The man dubbed 'jazz's new messiah' on making music in lockdown

Four Grammy awards, tens of millions of views, Quincy Jones as a manager, Herbie Hancock as a fan and Chris Martin as a collaborator: 25-year-old Jacob Collier has been compared to Mozart and Prince and called jazz's new messiah. The north London prodigy speaks to Eve Jackson from confinement about his four-volume, 50-song album "Djesse", being managed by the man who produced the best-selling album of all time, and what he's learned in lockdown.
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