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Quincy Jones to work on a theme for Beijing Games
Updated: 2006-05-24 16:22

Multi-Grammy Awards winner Quincy Jones answers a question beside a Beijing Olympics logo during a news conference in Beijing May 24, 2006. Famed American impresario  has offered to write a theme tune for the 2008 Beijing Olympics after being turned into an enthusiastic Sinophile by his first trip to China. The 73-year-old musician, composer, conductor and producer had his offer gratefully accepted by the organisers of the Games, although they said they would continue with their official song competition for the Olympics.[Reuters]
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