” I’m like anyone else, if I’m not having a good time you’ll hear it. “


” I cry at absolutely anything. ‘Lethal Weapon,’ the fight scene at the end – you can see it on YouTube. “


” Bjork was so good to me. She’s very independent and she doesn’t suck your energy. She lets you be you. She’s a free spirit so she knows how to be with a free spirit. That’s the only sort of woman I could see myself staying with. “


” This ain’t bad-guy talk, cos I’m not a bad guy. But people don’t realise what fear can do. I’ve had situations where I’ve been so scared, where I can’t sleep, I can’t eat, and it’s gone on for weeks and it’s ruining my life. It makes you sick, it makes you mentally ill. “


” Fear can be very dangerous. You should never make someone too scared of you. “


” Being naive I think is how you construct new music. When you start thinking too much what is it you’re doing? You’re just making an album. You’re not doing brain surgery. If you take it too seriously you start taking yourself too seriously. “


” I can remember arguing for two days with Mark Saunders about ‘Strugglin’.’ He said: ‘This can’t work. It’s not musically correct.’ And I said: ‘If I can hear it in my brain you can’t tell me it can’t work. “


” For a child, it’s not so much scary, it’s surreal, there was a lot of fighting in my great-grandmother’s house, you’d go there and then someone would meet up and there’d be a fight, I’ve seen my uncles fight in the street, I’ve seen my grandmother fight in the street, it becomes normal. “


” I always thought you went out and entertained people and got nothing back in return. But in the last year, I’ve realised that what the crowd gives you is so amazing, that sometimes I just stand onstage and cry. “


” My music life is great. It’s in the real world, that’s where I have the problem, sometimes relating to people. I can be angry, you know, still really dark in my mind. “


” The Internet is like walking into a room in your house you never knew was there and, like, it’s full of thousands of people who have been listening to everything you’ve been doing and saying the whole time! Scary. “



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