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The Remarkable Life of Quincy Jones

A quick look back at the groundbreaking career of Quincy Jones as he turns 89.

Photo: Getty/Jason Laveris

At each stage in his remarkable career, he’s been the first. He’s been somebody who’s walked through that door before everybody else has. That’s given people behind him enormous confidence. And he’s done it with grace.”

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