Quincy Jones, was honored at Ebony magazine’s annual Power 100 gala, where Jones was the guest of honor. Although LL Cool J never collaborated musically with Quincy, the rapper-actor says Jones has played a major role in his life. LL Cool J said Wednesday in a emotional introduction of his mentor and friend at the gala, where Jones was the guest of honor. He received a lifetime achievement award at the event, which recognizes black Americans who are wielding considerable power, such as TV producer Shonda Rhimes, and Little League star Mo’ Ne Davis.
Chaka Khan also said Jones feels like family. James Ingram sang two hits that Jones produced: ‘Just Once’ and One Hundred Ways.’ Ingram also shared a duet with Patti Austin.
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