Because, I figured that, because I was a successful man, I was wealthy, I was, you know, seemingly intelligent - even that I am not intelligent enough to ask for help.
I just go into the studio, look at the lyrics for the first time when I put them on the piano, and go. If I haven't got it within 40 minutes, I give up. It's never changed, the thrill has never gone, because I don't know what I'm going to get next.
Simon Cowell and I are great friends, and we wind each other up. Rod Stewart and I do the same thing.
I rarely wear tennis shoes. I'm 5' 8', I hate being short.