Rashida Jones was born on February 25, 1976, in Los Angeles, California.She attended Harvard, where she was active in singing and acting, and during the year of her graduation Jones landed her first TV role in the miniseries .She also did some theater work and sang with the school’s a cappella group, the Harvard Opportunes.She got some vocal gigs after she graduated in 1997, notably singing backup for Maroon 5 and on tracks for Tupac Shakur, who was dating Jones's sister.W magazine described this as "a line of clothing and jewelry for adults sold at boutiques" and said that Jones acts "as a conduit to hip tastemakers the brand might otherwise miss." According to Jim Calhoun, Disney’s executive vice president of consumer products, North America, "Kidada is not just one of those people that points out what’s cool.Rashida Jones the royal blood in Hollywood is popular for more than her career.
When asked with Rashida regarding the qualities she look's on a man by the on 12 “I’m not staying it doesn’t work for everybody.Jones is the daughter of composer Quincy Jones and actress Peggy Lipton. Jones was raised in Bel-Air, with her younger sister Rashida Jones, who is now an actress and screenwriter. According to DNA testing and research done for African American Lives in 2006, he has more than one-third European ancestry, with some present on both sides of his family.Two-thirds of his ancestry is African and, in his mother's direct maternal line, his ancestors can be traced to the Tikar people of present-day Cameroon.Jones attended the Buckley School in Sherman Oaks with the likes of Paris Hilton and Kim Kardashian.In recalling her schoolmates, she once said, “They were on my bus.