Quincy Jones

A. Quincy Jones-designed home in Brentwood fetches $3.4 million

In the hills of Brentwood, a renovated and restored showplace designed by noted modernist A. Quincy Jones has sold for $3.362 million in a deal that played out off-market.<p>Built in 1950, the Midcentury Modern-style keeps the eyes moving with its dramatic roofline, original design details and …

Living Rooms

EP 1: John Robinson

John JR Robinson is officially known as one of the world’s most recorded drummers. When I asked John just how many recordings he had played drums on, …

Music

Video Premiere: Roosevelt Collier Band at Montreux Jazz Club

Pedal steel guitar master Roosevelt Collier made his debut at the iconic Montreux Jazz Festival in Switzerland last month, after which Collier and …

Music

Quincy Jones Documentary Set To Premiere On Netflix

A new documentary about the influential Quincy Jones, co-directed by the producer’s daughter Rashida Jones, is set to premiere on Netflix on 21 …

Music

Top Of The Morning: It’s Wyoming

Tom’s boo Kym Whitley is back! Kym has been out for a few weeks filming TV shows and had some interesting experiences. The last show she shot was in …

Women of Color

How Much More Tea Will Quincy Jones Spill in His Netflix Documentary?

In February, Quincy Jones gave one of the greatest, most unfiltered interviews in celebrity history, which included a nugget about how much the …

Trumpeter

Rashida Jones-Directed Quincy Jones Documentary Coming to Netflix

<i>Quincy</i>, the intimate documentary about the inimitable Quincy Jones directed by his daughter Rashida Jones and Alan Hicks, has been bought by Netflix,</i> …

Pop Culture

What Other Tea Will Quincy Jones Spill in His Netflix Doc?

Though we at Vulture like to consider ourselves Quincy Jones’s official biographer and keeper of his many secrets, he’s just got too many stories for …

Music

Rashida Jones Is Directing Netflix's Quincy Jones Documentary In A Sweet Father-Daughter Collaboration

Thanks to social media, folks are able to see their goals personified — whether relationship, career, or style. And these days, no one is …

Music

Quincy Jones Documentary Coming to Netflix

Legendary record producer Quincy Jones has a new documentary about his life and long career. The appropriately titled <i>Quincy</i> was directed by his daughter, Rashida Jones, alongside Alan Hicks. (Hicks previously directed <i>Keep On Keepin’ On</i>, a film about jazz musician Clark Terry, who mentored Quincy.) …

Music

Rashida Jones' Instagram Has Some Of The Best #TBTs, And That's A Reason You Should Follow Her

Oh, Rashida, you wonderful unicorn-butterfly of amazing throwback photos.

Gwen Stefani

Innovating Music: Tech Changing our Local and Global Music: New Songs for Global Singers

Jonathan Stone shares the adventures of Rocket Songs, which connects songs with singers from around the world to discover and perform. He talked …

Music

Remembering Frank Sinatra’s Time-Stopping Performance At The Sands

“How did all these people get in my room?” So quips an ebullient <b>Frank Sinatra</b> when he walks out on to the Copa Room stage in front of about 600 …

Music

Quincy Jones and Cheryl Boone Isaacs to Release Documentary on Black Hollywood Experience

The combination of Academy President Cheryl Boone Isaacs and legendary music producer Quincy Jones will be bringing forth the new documentary <i>American</i> …

African-American News

Yes, Please! Cheryl Boone Isaacs and Quincy Jones To Produce A Documentary On The History of Black Hollywood

Former Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences President Cheryl Boone Isaacs is teaming up with legendary producer Quincy Jones to tell the story …

Music Festivals

‘Miles Davis: Birth Of The Cool’ Doc Tunes Up From Eagle Rock Entertainment & American Masters

<b>EXCLUSIVE:</b> Eagle Rock Entertainment and American Masters Pictures are teaming for <i>Miles Davis: Birth of the Cool</i>, the working title of a new …

HBCUs

Quincy Jones to release documentary on Black Hollywood experience

<b>Quincy Jones</b> is known to spill some good tea from time to time so it seems fitting that the music mogul has teamed up with former Academy chief <b>Cheryl</b> …

Michelle Obama

Why Jules Buckley is ripping up the Proms textbook

<b>He's a former wedding singer who plays jazz trumpet - and Jules Buckley is quietly revolutionising the Proms.</b><p>The 38-year-old has overseen some of the festival's most forward-thinking concerts - from the club crossover of 2015's Ibiza Prom to the following year's Grime Symphony, which featured …

Entertainment (UK)

Luke Cage Has Perfect Response to Dabbing Criticism

Although the first season of Luke Cage fizzled out over the course of the back half of the season, season two came firing out of the gates and ended …

Entertainment

Quincy Jones, Cheryl Boone Isaacs Team Up for Doc on Black Experience in Hollywood

'American Film: The Black Experience' will focus on the untold story of African Americans in the entertainment industry.<p>Quincy Jones and former …

African-American News

Phil Collins Announces Plays Well With Others Box Set

Eighties hit machine Phil Collins has announced the release of a career-spanning box set, <i>Plays Well With Others,</i> on September 28. The 59-track …

Music

Jazz stars come out for all-night Montreux jam for Quincy Jones

MONTREUX, Switzerland (Reuters) - An all-star cast of musicians from Ibrahim Maalouf to Mos Def, Robert Glasper and Monty Alexander celebrated producer Quincy Jones at an epic Montreux concert that ended just before dawn on Monday.<p>Jones, who turned 85 in March, attended the birthday tribute in the …

Music

Claude Nougaro Jazz Troubadour

Programmation musicale<p><i>The duke</i><b><br>Dave Brubeck</b><br>Album Brubeck plays Brubeck<br>Columbia<p><i>Sourire</i><b><br>Claude Nougaro</b><br>Album Nougaro 79<br>Mercury<p><i>Three to get ready</i><b><br>Dave</b> …

Musique Classique

Quincy Jones announces 85th birthday 02 Arena concert

<b>Music industry icon Quincy Jones is set to continue his 85th birthday celebrations with a special concert at London’s O2 Arena on 27 June where he’s</b> …

Music

Quincy Jones honored as Montreux Jazz Festival kicks off

MONTREUX, Switzerland (Reuters) - Quincy Jones, the legendary American music producer, was honored on Friday at the Montreux Jazz Festival, the annual event where he served as co-director in the 1990s and continues to be a regular feature.<p>Legendary American producer Quincy Jones poses during a …

Music

The Back Half #26: Michael Jackson, Quincy Jones at 85 and Men in Black

The culture podcast with Tom Gatti and Kate Mossman.<p>On this episode of <i>The Back Half</i>, Tom Gatti and Kate Mossman discuss the new Michael Jackson …

Opinion (UK)

Jackson Family Patriarch Joe Jackson Dies

Los Angeles' FYF Fest 2018 Canceled<p>May 7, 2018 - 1:31 pm<p>Quincy Jones Will Celebrate Michael Jackson's "Man In The Mirror" At 30<p>Jan 17, 2018 - 1:21 …

Paul McCartney

Show 08

Playing tracks by<p>Quincy Jones featuring Patti Austin, By All Means, Electric Mind, Kool and the Gang, Kid 'n' Play and more.

Disco

Nas: “Working with Kanye is Working with a Young Quincy Jones”

A post shared by Nasir Jones (@nas) on Jun 19, 2018 at 6:06pm PDTNas compares Kanye to a legendary musical figure<b>Nas</b>‘ 11th studio album, <i>Nasir</i>, was …

Rap & Hip-Hop

Nas Compares Kanye To A Young Quincy Jones, Twitter Reacts Accordingly

As soon as Kanye West announced he was producing Nas' latest album, fans lost it! Right after his announcement a slew of highly unfavorable events …

Rap & Hip-Hop