Airdate: Q85: A Musical Celebration for Quincy Jones

Next month Foxtel Arts screens music tribute Q85: A Musical Celebration for Quincy Jones.

The special, with a conga line of stars, was filmed in September at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles.

This will follow the Live broadcast of the Tony Awards.

Q85: A Musical Celebration for Quincy Jones, is a star-studded evening that celebrates the life
and legacy of the icon. In celebration of such a legendary figure, some of the biggest stars
came to join in on the festivities. Performers such as Stevie Wonder, Gladys Knight, Brian
McKnight, John Legend, Gloria Estefan, Fantasia, Charlie Wilson, Jennifer Hudson, Ne-Yo, Meghan
Trainor, Herbie Hancock, Patti Austin, Yolanda Adams, Ledisi, and Cynthia Erivo all hit the stage to pay tribute to Quincy Jones by performing his classic works. Additionally, Oprah Winfrey, Will Smith, Danny Glover, Dave Chappelle, LL Cool J, Rashida Jones, and Ludacris share their personal stories of how Quincy has impacted them throughout their careers.

1pm Monday June 10 on Foxtel Arts.

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