Quincy

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This Netflix documentary is amazing and so inspiring. Highly, highly recommended for everyone but especially anyone interested in music.

If you’re not familiar with Quincy Jones, here is a short list of things he is responsible for:

  • Michael Jackson’s Thriller (and Off the Wall, Bad)
  • Vibe Magazine
  • We Are the World
  • Arranged music for Ray Charles, Sarah Vaughn, Ella Fitzgerald, Count Basie, Dinah Washington, to name a few
  • Arranged the music for Frank Sinatra’s music at his peak
  • Scored In Cold Blood, The Italian Job, The Wiz, and countless others
  • That opening theme song from Austin Powers
  • Produced Fresh Prince of Bel-Air
  • Discovered Oprah

#NBD.

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