Quincy Jones Wants $10M For Use Of Songs In Jackson Film

Law360, Los Angeles (October 25, 2013, 10:27 PM EDT) -- Rock & Roll Hall of Fame producer Quincy Jones on Friday filed a $10 million suit in Los Angeles against Michael Jackson’s production company, saying the label had cheated him out of royalties and breached a contract that requires his approval of all remixes of the songs on three of Jackson’s top-selling albums.

The label cheated Jones out of royalties for the soundtrack to “This Is It” — the documentary about the pop star released just months after his 2009 death — and the Cirque du...
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