There was a time in American history when almost every white person knew who Aretha Franklin was.
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For me, the other thing is not just a strong sense of spirituality.
I like that sense of we're all on the same page and trying to get...
Life is too short to harbor any hostilities towards anybody.
There weren't any white people in this country who didn't know who Gladys Knight was....
Trends don't mean very much.
In the last couple of years I've been picking up my guitar again.
I'm not angry at anyone.
I have to choose songs that represent my personality.
If you think about it, everything we do in life is set to some kind...
If you have a Stradivarius and nobody to play it, it's just a Stradivarius. Or...
I adore being with Roberta. I adore being in her spiritual light. I adore being...
But my attitude about it is I have miles to go before I sleep.
If you think about it, Aretha did basically the same things that I do.
I mean, on the food chain, do instruments really rate? I don't think so.
I think you create your own hipness.
Music should probably provide answers in terms of lyrical content, and giving people a sense...
I'd sing with Roberta Flack in a taxi if you called up and said she'd...
The line between greatness and obscurity is very, very small.
I'm having fun just being a musician as well as an artist at this point.
It doesn't mean that I won't be sexy or hip or anything like that.