|Quincy Jones. Source|
"... Did he [Michael] really never personally tell you he was moving on?
He didn’t, no. It’s OK, man. It’s not like I’m gonna roll over and die. He told his manager that I was losing it, that I didn’t understand the business because I didn’t understand in 1987 that rap was dead. Rap wasn't dead. Rap hadn’t even started yet."
Full interview here. Quincy talks about his daughter dating Tupac, and confirms he was not gay for Tupac, as rumours suggested - "I'm not into men... I'm a hardcore lesbian..."