” I was never an R&B artist. People coined me one, but that’s because, especially if you’re in the States, if you’re black and you sing, then you’re R&B. “


” Everyone’s attention span is getting shorter. As a result, everything – films, music, art – gets watered down and dumber. Every now and again, you get something great, but not often. “


” I don’t think people know me at all. At the end of the day, if you see me in sequins and glitter out at a club, you might think that’s all there is. But, you know, it’s just glitter. My friends who I’ve known since I was 17 – they know who I am. “


” The music industry is a world of smoke and mirrors: they tell you exactly what they think you want to hear. And they are bare-faced lying. I tend to stay away from that. “


” The key to sauces is having patience. I’m not a patient woman, but I learned with sauces that you have to get everything on a slow roll and layer the flavors. That’s where you get robust tastes: it starts one way and ends another. “


” The business of music. You know, it’s an oxymoron in a sense. It’s like the two things. Although we both need each other, they really don’t go together. “


” In food, it’s really, like, either you’re right, or you’re wrong. You know, people’s taste buds kind of vary, but there’s a technique. Either you do it right, or you don’t. “


” As a black artist in America, you know, it is so segregated as far as the radio goes and how they position music on the radio. “



All 8 Kelis Quotes about You in picture


I was never an R&B artist. People coined me one, but that
Everyone


I don
The music industry is a world of smoke and mirrors: they tell you exactly what they think you want to hear. And they are bare-faced lying. I tend to stay away from that.
The key to sauces is having patience. I
The business of music. You know, it
In food, it
As a black artist in America, you know, it is so segregated as far as the radio goes and how they position music on the radio.
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