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Hugh Hefner Compiles Jazz Classics on Hef’s Favorites

America knows Hugh Hefner (pictured) loves women, smoking jackets, Jack Daniel’s and jazz. The Playboy mogul recently commemorated his 80th birthday with Hef’s Favorites, an assortment of jazz classics that Hefner calls the “music of my childhood.”

For Hefner, limiting the collection to 12 songs was “like limiting my favorite Playmates to twelve-possible, but daunting nonetheless,” according to the liner notes. The collection’s wide range shows the octogenarian’s genuine appreciation for jazz, in all its forms.

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