Quotes with tag:
I love the beginnings of artists when all they’ve got is raw talent and nothing else.
The refusal to rest content, the willingness to risk excess on behalf of one’s obsessions, is what distinguishes artists from entertainers, and what makes some artists adventurers on behalf of us all.
I believe there is little to gain by exchanging opinions with other artists concerning either the ideology of art or technical methods.
Artists take on an alias that’s suitable for their style of music. Everyone had a nickname when they were younger.
Dance has always just been an extension of music for me. It’s about putting my music into motion. It’s just another dimension that I tap into with my music that not many artists do anymore.
I really admire artists that are willing to take a different approach and a different angle to their shows.
There are certainly things labels can still provide that indie artists can’t. They can pave the way to radio and pay big bucks for promotion.
Well, first of all it’s entertainment. That stops us becoming too pretentious or thinking we’re great artists.
I had a reporter ask me how much I weigh. I said to him, ‘You go first: How much do you weigh?’ People always ask me what I eat. Other artists don’t get asked these questions.
Fine artists reflect, and then they act. Fashion photographers – we act, and then we reflect.
The immature artist imitates. Mature artists steal.
Immature artists imitate. Mature artists steal.
Artists usually don’t make all that much money, and they often keep their artistic hobby despite the money rather than due to it.
I like upbeat songs, and I listen to a lot of Linkin Park and Green Day. I also like hip hop and R&B artists such as Drake and Rihanna.
I think I’m inspired mostly by other artists that aren’t actors, like writers or singers or artists, for being so brave.