Quincy Jones

  1. Former Warner, Capitol Chief Donates Interview Tapes to Library of Congress

    June 21, 2012 7:10 PM EDT When Columbia Records' legendary A&R executive John Hammond was hospitalized in the 1980s, Capitol Records' then-president Joe Smith visited and their conversation turned to the jazz artists they both loved. Smith asked if the recent ...

  2. Al B. Sure! Returns With Hidden Beach Debut

    May 18, 2009 12:00 AM EDT Veteran R&B singer/songwriter Al B. Sure! has signed with Hidden Beach Recordings and will release a new album on June 23. "Honey I'm Home" signals the artist's first new studio project in over 15 years. The 13-track CD fea ...

  3. Nobs Named MIDEM Personality Of The Year

    November 03, 2006 12:00 AM EST Former Warner exec founded Montreux Jazz Festival. Claude Nobs, founder/CEO of the iconic Montreux Jazz Festival in Switzerland, is to be honored as the personality of the year at the MIDEM international music industry confab on Jan. 22 at Cannes, ...

  4. Waller Lansden Names New Member

    October 12, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Waller Lansden Dortch & Davis in Nashville has named entertainment attorney F. Casey Del Casino as a member of the firm. He will focus on intellectual property matters. Waller Lansden Dortch & Davis in Nashville has named entertainment ...