Primo Quotes

Quincy Jones

Without the Fender bass, there'd be no rock n' roll or no Motown. The electric guitar had been waiti ...

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I lost my mother when I was 7 and they put her in a mental hospital. My brother and I watched her be ...

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Working with kids in Soweto in South Africa, it's rough out there. But the bottom line is you've got ...

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I've never been bored in my life, man. I've never been bored or lonely. Are you kidding? No way! I'm ...

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When I was about five or seven years old my mother was placed in a mental institution and so we were ...

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A great song can make a terrible singer sound good, but a good singer - you put a great song on top ...

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The climate in the '50s and '60s for black performers or black people in the entertainment business ...

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I only hope that one day, America will recognize what the rest of the world already has known, that ...

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Imagine what a harmonious world it could be if every single person, both young and old shared a litt ...

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It slaps your dignity just right. I loved the idea of these proud, dignified black men, and I saw th ...

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It's amazing how much trouble you can get in when you don't have anything else to do.

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Cherish your mistakes, and you won't keep making them over and over again. It's the same with heartb ...

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Every country can be defined through their food, their music and their language. That's the soul of ...

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I guess hip-hop has been closer to the pulse of the streets than any music we've had in a long time. ...

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When you work with Ray Charles, Billy Eckstine and Frank Sinatra, and you tell them to jump without ...

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