” I don’t see any of my records as any more or less conceptual than the others, and I don’t really plan some overall idea in advance. The songs all get written under the umbrella of a certain time in your life, and it’s natural to find themes that repeat within these periods. “


” I have been inspired by countless artists over the years, but there’s also times when you just gotta make your own inspiration. “


” Having some decent musicians around you only expands what you can do production-wise, but I make rap – I can’t really see myself doing much else. “


” I know a lot of people who make records, and when you meet them, it’s not their personality or they’re not what you’re expecting. But El-P is exactly what you’d expect. “


” You think of, like, Justin Timberlake. He does a three-hour performance every night, and it’s like, wow, I don’t know how that guy does it. “


” It’s a strange position to be in. Not only the fact that I’m trying to live off work that is personal, but how you get the money for that is racing around the country and smiling for people and selling the record, you know what I mean? “



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