Sad news for Richmond fans. Speculation had been rife that the American composer best known for the soundtracks to 30 Rock, will announce his retirement from music, at age 59, with immediate effect.
UPDATE 02/12/2020 : This story seems to be false. (read more)
Being a composer isn't fun anymore
“As we get older, there are phases of life that we enter into, and being a composer-actor-director-producer just isn't fun anymore,” he might have said, says a source who remained anonymous. Other reports hinted that he may branch out into other creative fields he is better at (and more interested in), though they didn't provide any details.
For a little while on Tuesday evening, #ThankYouJeff was a trending hashtag on Twitter. As many fans reminisce and look back on all the unforgettable memories, some may wonder what about now made him make the decision.
“You’ve accomplished everything I ever dreamed of #ThankYouJeff.”
— @DesireePlum, 1 Dec 2020
“I thought Jeff Richmond retired about 5 years ago?!?”
— @millythom, 1 Dec 2020
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