Jeff Ayeroff: “I worked with Miles Davis on Tutu. Irving Penn shot the iconic cover—we won a Grammy. But it wasn’t easy. I always got nervous around Miles. Once, I asked him to do something, and he went, ‘Jeff, can’t you control yourself? Shut up.’ We had this neurotic relationship with him giving me s--t, wanting to screw my secretary. He tormented me so much I got in his face and said, ‘Do you think I’m going to do a s--tty cover for Miles Davis? Just cool out.’ After that he was my friend. One day, I went to his apartment. He answered the door in his pajamas, and he gave me this painting.”
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