” Don’t ever judge anybody. You don’t know who anybody is, period… You gotta humble yourself. Just because you are where you are, it doesn’t mean you aren’t talking to someone great. “


” If you look before the ’90s, you might not find many – if any – albums with multiple producers. It just didn’t exist in the history of music. That would have been like Michael Jackson telling Quincy Jones, ‘Look man, I know we did well on ‘Off The Wall,’ but I’m hot now, and I need to see some other producers for ‘Thriller.’ “


” I’ve got a philosophy I call ‘no dancing in the end zone.’ You score, get back, and run another play. “


” Hit records create slang, and if you create slang, you get into a broader conversation level. “


” For me, the ’80s was great because you had Boy George, Michael Jackson, Stevie Wonder, Prince, and Cyndi Lauper. No one put boxes saying this is urban, this is popular, this is underground. It was just good or bad. “


” I believe that when you really make the best music you can make from your heart, it will transcend all of those stereotypes, color issues, everything, because music is really made for human beings. “


” When you really make things that really challenge the status quo or challenge issues, and you do it artistically, and you do it with no fear, people are listening. “


” As much as you act like everything is programmed or calculated or researched or numbers, spins, radio, and clubs, it’s still human beings out here you can reach with music. “


” If you think about 2Pac, Biggie, and Nas, all of those guys were teenagers or in their early 20s when they got started. Everybody acts like young people have to be silly and lack perspective. Those guys had incredible perspective, and everything that they said was before 25 years old. “



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If you look before the
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Hit records create slang, and if you create slang, you get into a broader conversation level.
For me, the
I believe that when you really make the best music you can make from your heart, it will transcend all of those stereotypes, color issues, everything, because music is really made for human beings.
When you really make things that really challenge the status quo or challenge issues, and you do it artistically, and you do it with no fear, people are listening.
As much as you act like everything is programmed or calculated or researched or numbers, spins, radio, and clubs, it
If you think about 2Pac, Biggie, and Nas, all of those guys were teenagers or in their early 20s when they got started. Everybody acts like young people have to be silly and lack perspective. Those guys had incredible perspective, and everything that they said was before 25 years old.

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