Quincy Jones

The Best of Quincy Jones [1998 Polygram International]

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Quincy Jones has been one of the most influential and important figures in modern music for over six decades, a true renaissance man wearing scores of musical hats including bandleader, solo artist, session player, songwriter, producer, arranger, composer, and record label executive. It doesn't stop there. He's also been an author, motion picture producer, and television producer, and the artists he's worked with, from Frank Sinatra, Miles Davis, and Count Basie to Michael Jackson, Paul Simon, Ray Charles, Aretha Franklin, and countless others, make for a truly amazing and impressive pantheon. This set collects a mixed bag of 16 Jones' tracks ranging from jazz and blues to R&B, pop, and funk, including the disco classic "Ai No Corrida."

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