Quincy Jones Lists His Favorite Living Legends in An Interview w/ Maségo
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This is a lesson that the multi-talented artist Maségo learned himself during an interview he did with the legendary producer.
Earlier this year, JBL released a special Quincy Jones-endorsed pair of over-the-ear headphones called JBL E55BT Quincy Edition. To celebrate that release, Jones is doing a series of interviews with a number of up-and-coming talents in the music, art, and fashion world.
The first one is with Maségo. The two talked at Quincy Jones’ house in L.A.
He said I reminded him of this man he knew that walked on the moon.😂🙏🏽 pic.twitter.com/vKkMq58hk3
— Maségo (@UncleSego) June 27, 2017
During their conversation, Maségo asked Quincy about who his favorite living legends were. Here is how he answered:
“Herbie Hancock, Wayne Shorter, Kamasi Washington, Robert Glasper and Esperanza Spalding. You know, she don’t play. But there’s a bunch of beautiful people: Ludacris, Common, Drake. ”
Maségo also asked Quincy about what message he had for legends in the making:
“If you know where you’re coming from, it’s easy to get where you’re going. “
This message is similar to one that Quincy stressed to us during our interview with the God a month ago.
Watch Maségo interview Quincy Jones below.