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The world unique present will happen at The O2 within the capital on Sunday June 23, the place the legendary producer will run by way of the three data he labored on with a reside symphony orchestra. He’ll be conducting alongside Jules Buckley, with some very particular company as a result of seem.
“I had a fully lovely time celebrating my 85th birthday with all-a-y’axe in London at The O2 final 12 months, and I’m wanting ahead to doing it once more this 12 months, besides this time, in honour of ‘Off The Wall’, ‘Dangerous’, and ‘Thriller’,” mentioned Quincy in a press release. “It’s an absolute dream to current this music reside, so I hope you’ll come be part of me for a hang-thang! It’s time to rock wit y’axe!”
There can even be a screening of a model new particularly created movie for this one-off present of Quincy speaking concerning the making of the albums.
Jones, 85, has achieved an unprecedented 79 Grammy Award nominations and received 27 Grammys, together with a Grammy Legend Award in 1991. He’s labored with Aretha Franklin, Stevie Marvel, Ray Charles, Frank Sinatra, Michael Jackson and Miles Davis, amongst others. He’s additionally answerable for among the most well-known movie scores, together with The Shade Purple, The Italian Job and In Chilly Blood.
Directed by filmmaker Alan Hicks and Quincy Jones’ daughter the actor Rashida Jones, Quincy options the likes of Barack Obama, Will Smith, Dr Dre, Kendrick Lamar, Oprah Winfrey and Snoop Dogg – who all credit score Jones as an inspiration for his or her careers.
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