Sometimes when you're trying to do a record too close to home, you can get really distracted.
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A lot of pop people out there are cool, but they overdo it.
A lot of my music is slow and subtle. The subtly is what I enjoy about making music.
My mom and I have always been very close. She is my best friend. She had to make a lot of sacrifices early on in my life to make sure I got to do what I wanted to do.
I love my dad and we have a very good relationship now.
When I moved to New York, I fell head over heels back into country music and probably 'cause I missed something about Texas.
Maybe I'm genetically more inclined to music - but the music I make is so far removed from Indian classical music. I grew up in Texas!
I became a musician so I wouldn't have to get up at 6 in the morning.
I didn't think it was fair to my music to label me as the daughter of somebody - I didn't think it described me very well and I didn't think it had anything to do with my music.
I just want to make my music, and I want it to stand on its own.
I'm always going to do that - record and make music.
We do not always appreciate the role the Queen has played in one of the most significant changes in the past 60 years: the transformation of Britain into a multi-ethnic, multi-faith society. No one does interfaith better than the Royal family, and it starts with the Queen herself.
Within the U.S., the Obama presidency will be mainly measured by the success or failure of his economic policies. And here, I fear, the monstrous stimulus package with which this administration stumbled out of the gate will prove to be Obama's Waterloo.
Marriage is popular because it combines the maximum of temptation with the maximum of opportunity.
I had used eclectic therapy and behavior therapy on myself at the age of 19 to get over my fear of public speaking and of approaching young women in public.
Umubi ukwitaho aruta umwiza ukwiryaho
A family can develop only with a loving woman as its center.
Few women, I fear, have had such reason as I have to think the long sad years of youth were worth living for the sake of middle age.
I know that I can sing. That's the reason I started playing music when I was twelve years old.
Faith Belief without evidence in what is told by one who speaks without knowledge, of things without parallel.
Our nation is too different, too diverse to say that what works in Massachusetts is somehow going to be grabbed by the federal government, usurping the power of states and imposing a one-size-fits-all plan on the nation. That will not work.