Quincy Jones gave a blunt assessment of the latest Michael Jackson album, “Xscape.” — The music legend said, “It’s about money.” during an interview on Jian Ghomeshi’s “Q” talk show. Jones, clearly isn’t a fan of the “new” stuff. “They’re trying to make money. And I understand it. Everybody’s after money, the estate, the lawyers. It’s […]

It’s one of the most recognizable songs in music history, but are there facts about Michael Jackson’s “Billie Jean” that the average listener doesn’t know? In a word, yes. NME published a list of 30 lesser-known tidbits about the mega-single. Here are ten things you probably didn’t know: Quincy Jones hated the song’s bassline. Michael Jackson […]