Quincy Jones

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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.
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Grammy Awards

Year Album/Track Award
2001 A Q: The Musical Biography of Quincy Jones Best Spoken Word Or Non-musical Album
1993 A Miles & Quincy Live at Montreux Best Large Jazz Ensemble Performance
1990 A Back on the Block Album Of The Year
1990 T Back on the Block Best Rap Performance By A Duo Or Group
1990 T Birdland Best Instrumental Arrangement
1990 T Birdland Best Jazz Fusion Performance
1990 T Places You Find Love Best Instrumental Arrangement Accompanying Vocalist(s)/Best Background Arrangement
1985 V USA for Africa: We Are the World [Video] Best Music Video, Short Form
1985 T We Are the World Best Pop Performance By A Duo Or Group With Vocal
1985 T We Are the World Record Of The Year
1984 T Grace Best Instrumental Arrangement
1983 T Beat It Record Of The Year
1983 A E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial Best Recording For Children - Single or Album, Musical or Spoken
1983 A Thriller Album Of The Year
1981 T Ai No Corrida Best Instrumental Arrangement Accompanying Vocalist(s)/Best Background Arrangement
1981 A Dude Best R&B Performance By A Duo Or Group With Vocal
1981 A Lena Horne: The Lady and Her Music Best Musical Show Album
1981 P Producer Of The Year Producer Of The Year, Non-Classical
1981 T Velas Best Instrumental Arrangement
1980 T Dinorah, Dinorah Best Instrumental Arrangement
1978 T Main Title from "The Wiz" (Overture, Pt. 1) Best Instrumental Arrangement
1973 T Summer in the City Best Instrumental Arrangement
1971 A Smackwater Jack Best Pop Instrumental Performance
1969 A Walking in Space Best Large Jazz Ensemble Performance
1963 T I Can't Stop Loving You Best Instrumental Arrangement