I'm never gonna stop music, it's like air to me.
I believe in reincarnation, and I believe I've lived quite a few lives.
When I think of the future, I think a lot of Quincy Jones and how he is an inspiration. Look at the quality of his work over so many years. He didn't even make his best record, 'Thriller,' until he was 50. That gives me something to look forward to. Nothing pulls you back into the studio more than the belief that your best record is still ahead.
You got to realise that when I was 20 years old, I had a house, a Mercedes, a Corvette and a million dollars in the bank before I could buy alcohol legally.
Mission accomplished, we didn't have any problems as far as violence goes.
My mother got pregnant with me at the age of fifteen. This was '64, and unheard of at that time.
When the ideas are coming, I don't stop until the ideas stop because that train doesn't come along all the time.
Black women are the strongest most hardworking people on earth.
Before now, I've always taken my mixes out to the car and listened to them in the parking lot. I still do that, but more so now I'm listening to it on the Beat box, and I think people should give it at least a listen and check it out and see what it is.
I had fun doing it, but acting ain't really my thing. I am more of a production/director type. I would rather be behind the scenes and organizing and putting things together like that.