Mar. 14th, 1933
Chicago, Illinois, USA
5' 6 1/2"
Quincy Jones' Main TV Roles
Main Movie Roles2014 - Keep on Keepin' On
2013 - Richard Pryor: Omit the Logic
2013 - Iceberg Slim: Portrait of a Pimp
1978 - The Wiz
Guest TV Roles
Himself - Music Producer (segment "Ray Charles")
Himself - Humanitarian Award Recipient
- With Jeri Caldwell, is the father of jazz vocalist Jolie Jones Levine.
- His production company, partnered with former news executive David Saltzman, also produces _"Jenny Jones" (1991)_ (qv), and _"MADtv" (1995)_ (qv).
- Awarded the Polar Music Prize, the Royal Swedish Academy of Music Award, in 1994.
- Recipient of 26 Grammys, which is currently more than any living recording artist (Sir 'Georg Solti' (qv) holds the all-time record with 31 Grammys.)
- Quincy Jones received the John F. Kennedy Center Honors in 2001. He also produced and directed the "We Are the World" video in 1985 after the American Music Awards show.
- He has never learned how to drive an automobile.
- He appeared in the music video and was the conductor and producer of the song "We Are The World."
- With Carol Reynolds, is the father of Rachel Jones.