Quincy Jones - Recording Studio - Framed Print - 16"H x 12"W
A 16"H x 12"W" framed print of 'Quincy Jones - Recording Studio'
Quincy Delightt Jones, Jr., "Q" is an American record producer, conductor, arranger, composer, musician, television producer, film producer, instrumentalist, magazine founder, entertainment company executive, and humanitarian. His career spans six decades in the entertainment industry and a record 79 Grammy Award nominations, 28 Grammys, including a Grammy Legend Award in 1991.
Quincy Jones had his DNA tested for a TV show and genealogists researched his family history. His DNA admixture revealed he is predominately African with 34% European in ancestry, found on both sides of his family. Research showed that he has Welsh, English, French and Italian ancestry, with European ancestry in his direct patrilineal line. Through his direct matrilineal line, he is of West African/Central African ancestry of Tikar descent. Other matrilineal ancestry includes European, such as Lanier male ancestors who fought for the Confederacy, making him eligible for Sons of Confederate Veterans. Among his ancestors is Betty Washington Lewis, the sister of president George Washington.