Quincy Jones

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Bruce Swedien, studio engineer for Michael Jackson, dies aged 86
Innovative technician described as a ‘sonic genius’ by long-time collaborator Quincy Jones also worked with Mick Jagger, Paul McCartney, Diana Ross and others

Rhi Storer

18, Nov, 2020 @1:58 PM

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#TheShowMustBePaused: music industry plans day of silence for George Floyd
Stars including Quincy Jones and Billie Eilish join executives in promoting effort to halt operations as protests continue

André Wheeler

02, Jun, 2020 @2:59 AM

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The 100 greatest UK No 1s: No 6, Michael Jackson – Billie Jean
Despite the allegations against him, certain of his songs have been deemed too good to lose, and Billie Jean tops the list

Dorian Lynskey

29, May, 2020 @7:21 AM

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On my radar: Lolita Chakrabarti’s cultural highlights
The playwright and actor on eye-opening dance, a Quincy Jones documentary and dining at the Shard

Lolita Chakrabarti

22, Jun, 2019 @4:00 PM

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George Benson: how we made Give Me the Night
‘I was tired and wanted to go home, so I put on this crazy affected voice. Quincy Jones promised he wouldn’t use it – but he did!’

Interviews by Dave Simpson

30, Apr, 2019 @5:00 AM

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Soundtrack of America review – ritzy opening suffused with soul
Steve McQueen’s vision retracing a family tree of African American music in the city’s newest venue

Alex Needham

06, Apr, 2019 @6:54 AM

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Grammys' female producers scheme backed by Pharrell and Ariana Grande
Justin Bieber among 200 industry figures to support proposal that at least two women are considered for every technical job

Laura Snapes

01, Feb, 2019 @5:46 PM

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James Ingram obituary
Supple-voiced R&B singer whose hits included Yah Mo B There and Baby, Come to Me

Adam Sweeting

30, Jan, 2019 @6:02 PM

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James Ingram, R&B star and Michael Jackson collaborator, dies aged 66
Producer Quincy Jones described Ingram as ‘a beautiful human being, with a heart the size of the moon’

Laura Snapes

30, Jan, 2019 @9:52 AM

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Dry aged beef? Paul McCartney's and Quincy Jones' slow-moving squabble
Seven months after Jones insulted the Beatles musicianship, McCartney finally claps back

Sam Wolfson

13, Sep, 2018 @8:00 AM

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Quincy review – portrait of a musical legend fails to sing
Rashida Jones’s sanitised bio-documentary about her father, the musician and producer Quincy Jones, fails to exploit her access to her subject

Charles Bramesco

10, Sep, 2018 @4:05 PM

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Quincy Jones: A Life in Song review – a fitfully festive birthday bash
The musician-producer marks his 85th birthday by inviting stars from Mick Hucknall to Corinne Bailey Rae to reprise his hits, while he sprinkles anecdotes from the sides

Michael Hann

28, Jun, 2018 @1:29 PM

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