Erykah Badu Quotes on music

I consider my musical ability to be a gift from the Creator. It's not that I try to work hard or nothing like that, it's a gift, it was given to me, and I appreciate it... view

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I love to leave the interpretation of my music up to the listener. It's fun to see what they'll say it is... view

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I love putting the music together. It's like art... view

By: Erykah Badu

Hopefully my music is medicine, some type of antidote for something or some kind of explanation or just to feel good... view

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As Erykah Badu, it has nothing to do with me, the way I look, my hair wrap, my style, it's about you and what you feel for my music. If I can make you feel like the way that people who influenced me made me feel, that's completion... view

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Music and the music business are two different things... view

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What does music mean to me? I don't think I would really be much without it, without it coming through me. It's my means of communication, my means of growth, my means of transportation from one point in my life to another... view

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The music business is motivated by money. Music is motivated by energy and feelings... view

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The kind of music or the kind of arrangements that I do, the kind of musicians I choose, is just what I like to hear... view

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I don't read music or anything, so when I produce, I go basically by ear... view

By: Erykah Badu