“But for me, at least in my previous perception, I felt due to my ‘image,’ I would be letting down half of the people who made me what I thought I was.”The New York rapper acknowledged that he knew he had caused the Michigan-born “Material Girl” heartache, writing that he “never meant to hurt” her.

From super producer to super model, the Jones’ kids have pretty much done it all.

And with their credits continually showing up on scores, albums, print ads and films, they’re not planning on stopping anytime soon.

That same year, Jones was the first African American to be nominated twice within the same year for an Academy Award for Best Original Score, as he was also nominated for his work on the film In Cold Blood (1967).

In 1971, Jones was the first African American to be named as the musical director and conductor of the Academy Awards ceremony.

Leave it to this family, and they’ll be walking in space!

The Eldest Jones Heir Jolie Jones Levine is not only Quincy Jones’ first daughter; she’s his first child.

Words by Amber Mc Kynzie With the last name Jones, there’s no question that success is literally right around the corner, at least that’s true in Hollywood.

Quincy Jones is a multi-platinum record-winning producer, and has everything to show for it—including his family.

While it may seem like a magic trick, as the Chicago-born legend spent much of his career traveling from country to country, he still made time to play father every now and then to his seven children—Jolie, Martina, Quincy III (QDIII), Kadida, Rashida, Rachel and Kenya.

All seven children didn’t walk behind their father into the walls of a recording studio, but they certainly found their way in and around Tinseltown.

is an American actress, producer, singer, screenwriter, and occasional comic book author.