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Q: The Musical Biography of Quincy Jones - Box Set CD

Q: The Musical Biography of Quincy Jones



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ISBN: b00005q3ad
Yr Released: Oct. 2001
Num. of Discs 4
About this CD

Rhino's career-spanning Q: The Musical Biography Of Quincy Jones is the quintessential collection of this remarkable man's greatest work in front of, and behind, the board. It's packed with 74 tracks representing Quincy's landmark recordings as composer, arranger, conductor, producer, and performer. Just a few of the superstars featured are Ray Charles, Duke Ellington, Tony Bennett, Paul Simon, and Michael Jackson. A massive full-color booklet includes essays by Nat Hentoff, Don Heckman, and Grammy-nominated journalist Gerald Early; tributes from Barbara Streisand, Maya Angelou, Michael Jackson, Bono, Will Smith, and many others; plus detailed session info and rare photos. And who do you think executive produced this monumental collection? Why, Quincy Jones, of course!

Disc #1
1. Kingfish - Lionel Hampton and His Orchestra
2. Stockholm Sweetnin' - Clifford Brown & Art Farmer with The Swedish All Stars
3. I'm Gone - King Pleasure
4. Swingin' Til The Girls Come Home - Oscar Pettiford
5. Whole Lot of Shakin' Giong' On - Big Maybelle
6. The Song Is You - Cannonball Adderley
7. Let Me Off Uptown - Gene Krupa Big Band Featuring Anita O'Day and Roy Eldridge
8. Makin' Whoopee - Dinah Washington
9. Misty - Sarah Vaughan
10. Moanin' - The Quincy Jones Big Band featuring Clark Terry
11. One Mint Julep - Ray Charles
12. As Time Goes By - Peggy Lee featuring Benny Carter
13. Sophisticated Lady - Billy Eckstine with Quincy Jones and His Orchestra
14. Quintessence - Quincy Jones & His Orchestra featuring Phil Woods
15. The Midnight Sun WIll Never Set - Duke Ellington and His Orchestra
16. I Can't Stop Loving You - Count Basie & His Orchestra
17. I'm Beginning to See the Light - Ella Fitzgerald with Count Basie and His Orchestra
18. Faith - Louis Armstrong
19. Tribute to Benny Carter - Carmen McRae
20. Springsville - Miles Davis and Quincy Jones
21. My Buddy - Ray Charles

Disc #2
1. Soul Bossa Nova - Quincy Jones and His Orchestra
2. In the Heat of the Night - Ray Charles
3. The Pawnbroker - Tony Bennett
4. Ease On Down the Road - Diana Ross and Michael Jackson
5. Eyes of Love - Quincy Jones featuring Toots Thielemans
6. Sanford & Son Theme (The Street Beater) - Quincy Jones featuring Ernie Watts
7. Come Back Charleston Blue - Donny Hathaway and Margie Joseph
8. Hikky-Burr - Quincy Jones featuring Bill Cosby
9. Ironside - Quincy Jones featuring Jerome Richardson, Freddy Hubbard and Hubert Laws
10. You Put It On Me - B. B. King
11. Who Needs Forever? - Astrud Gilberto featuring Zoot Sims
12. For Love of Ivy (End Title) - Shirley Horn
13.  Call Me Mister Tibbs (Main Title) - Quincy Jones featuring Billy Preston
14. The Time for Love Is Anytime ("Cactus Flower" Theme) - Sarah Vaughan featuring Bobby Bryant
15.  The Hot Rock (End Title) - The Four Hot Rocks
16.  Mirage - Johnny Mathis
17. Theme From "The Anderson Tapes" - Quincy Jones featuring Edd Kalehoff, Bobby Scott, Milt Jackson, Freddie Hubbard and Toots Thielemans
18. The Spell You Spin (The Web You Weave) - Shirley Horn
19.  Lonely Bottles - Quincy Jones and His Orchestra featuring Frank Rosolino
20. Love Theme From "The Getaway" - Quincy Jones featuring Toots Thielemans
21. Money Runner/Money Is (medley) - Quincy Jones featuring Little Richard
22. Miss Celie's Blues (Sister) - Quincy Jones featuring Tata Vega
23. Many Rains Ago (Oluwa) - Quincy Jones featuring Letta Mbulu

Disc #3
1. Fly Me to the Moon (In Other Words) - Frank Sinatra with Count Basie and His Orchestra
2. Thriller - Michael Jackson
3. Baby, Come To Me - Patti Austin and James Ingram
4. Give Me the Night - George Benson
5. Yah Mo B There - James Ingram with Michael McDonald
6. You Don't Owe Me - Lesley Gore
7. Stomp! - The Brothers Johnson
8. Do You Love What You Feel - Rufus featuring Chaka Khan
9. Something So Right - Paul Simon
10. Strawberry Letter 23 - The Brothers Johnson
11. Somewhere - Aretha Franklin
12. Don't Stop 'Til You Get Enough - Michael Jackson
13. How Do You Keep the Music Playing - James Ingram and Patti Austin
14. State of Independence -  Donna Summer
15. We Are the World - USA for Africa

Disc #4
1. Killer Joe - Quincy Jones featuring Hubert Laws and Freddie Hubbard
2. Stuff Like That - Quincy Jones featuring Nickolas Ashford, Valerie Simpson and Chaka Khan
3. Everything Must Change - Quincy Jones featuring Benard Ighner
4. I Heard That !! - Quincy Jones featuring the Wattsline
5. Tell Me A Bedtime Story - Quincy Jones featuring Hubert Laws, Herbie Hancock and Harry Lookofsky Strings
6. Beautiful Black Girl - Quincy Jones featuring the Watts Prophets
7. Takin' It to the Streets - Quincy Jones featuring Luther Vandross
8. Walking In Space - Quincy Jones featuring Valerie Simpson, Hubert Laws, Freddie Hubbard, Rahsaan Roland Kirk and Eric Gales
9. Just Once - Quincy Jones featuring James Ingram
10. One Hundred Ways - Quincy Jones featuring James Ingram and Greg Phillinganes
11. Let the Good Times Roll - Quincy Jones featuring Stevie Wonder, Bono and Ray Charles
12. Moody's Mood for Love - Quincy Jones featuring James Moody, Brian McKnight, Take 6 and Rachelle Ferrell
13. Back On the Block - Quincy Jones featuring QDIII, Ice-T, Melle Mel, Big Daddy Kane, Kool Moe Dee, Tevin Campbell and Josef Zawinul
14. Setembro (Brazilian Wedding Song) - Quincy Jones featuring Sarah Vaughn, Take 6, George Benson and Gerald Albright
15. The Secret Garden (Sweet Seduction Suite) - Quincy Jones featuring Barry White, James Ingram and Al B. Sure!