Quincy Jones

1933 - Today

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Quincy Delight Jones Jr. (born March 14, 1933) is an American record producer, musician, songwriter, composer, arranger, and film and television producer. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Quincy Jones has received more than 13,740,451 page views. His biography is available in 48 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 46 in 2019). Quincy Jones is the 144th most popular musician (down from 123rd in 2019), the 836th most popular biography from United States (down from 690th in 2019) and the 41st most popular American Musician.

Quincy Jones is most famous for his long career as a musician, producer, and composer. He has won 27 Grammy Awards and has been inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame as both a producer and a musician.

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Among musicians, Quincy Jones ranks 144 out of 2,675Before him are Nick Mason, David Guetta, Dave Brubeck, Dizzy Gillespie, Mariss Jansons, and Herbie Hancock. After him are Don Cherry, Joe Hisaishi, Bono, Ludovico Einaudi, Jacqueline du Pré, and Claudio Arrau.

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Among people born in 1933, Quincy Jones ranks 47Before him are Abolhassan Banisadr, Manu Dibango, Steven Weinberg, Ali Shariati, Claude Cohen-Tannoudji, and Joan Collins. After him are Samora Machel, Bobby Robson, Paul J. Crutzen, Willie Nelson, Charles K. Kao, and Antonio Negri.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Quincy Jones ranks 836 out of 15,968Before him are Tommy Hilfiger (1951), Burgess Meredith (1907), Joseph P. Kennedy Sr. (1888), Zelda Fitzgerald (1900), Herbie Hancock (1940), and Melanie Griffith (1957). After him are Norman Rockwell (1894), Jane Addams (1860), Luke Perry (1966), Don Cherry (1936), Robert Downey Jr. (1965), and Groucho Marx (1890).

Among MUSICIANS In United States

Among musicians born in United States, Quincy Jones ranks 41Before him are Lady Gaga (1986), Jerry Lee Lewis (1935), Ice-T (1958), Dave Brubeck (1920), Dizzy Gillespie (1917), and Herbie Hancock (1940). After him are Don Cherry (1936), Cyndi Lauper (1953), Keith Jarrett (1945), James Hetfield (1963), Chick Corea (1941), and Willie Nelson (1933).

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