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There's an entry point to any relationship.
There's nothing wrong with white if it's all right.
When I got into junior high school, that's when my mom let me dress how I wanted to dress. Up to that point I wore suits to school all the time.
Why shouldn't a child look to want to be a political figure, to change our nation, to lead us the right directions?
I remember when I was 11, I told my mom, 'One day I'm going to buy you a house.' And she said, 'Boy, don't you be making promises you can't keep.' I was like: 'No, Ma, it's not a promise. I'm going to buy you a house one day.'
You know, I do music. If you look under the hood of the industry I'm in, it's all based on technology. From radio to phonographs to CDs, it's all technology. Microphones, reel-to-reels, cameras, editing, chips, it's all technology.
As we develop and get quicker with technology in America, it's like we're downgrading if you look at the investment in education... that's the thing that worries me.
I will not start an initiative until I've spent my own money. Because if I spend my own money, people who want to get on board afterwards know that I am serious about it.
We all rely on technology to communicate, to survive, to do our banking, to shop, to get informed, but none of us knows how to read and write the code.
Electro is today's disco - making electronic music not for the sake of selling it but for sharing it and touring around the world D.J.-ing.
It's dangerous to be a child star, but it's dangerous to be a child in the ghetto, or to be a child at school being bullied.
Every single song that I've listened to is in my memory forever.
I read Twitter all the time, even though I rarely tweet.
I'm a fan of X-men.
If you listen to the songs I write, they are the most ADHD songs ever. They have five hooks in one and it all happens in three minutes.
It's a rare combination to have someone who can write songs and sing well.
America has to be not just an idea but a living, breathing thing.
Coming out with records when you're in a big, successful group that plays stadiums, that's scary to come out by yourself.
Here's the problem: Profiteers haunt America, and for everything we try to control, someone's going to profit from it, more than you control it.
I can procrastinate a little bit.
I don't despise people.
I don't like politics.
I don't want to be on stage when I'm 57, talking about... 'Let's Get It Started.'
I don't want to preach to people.
I've got Republican fans. Republicans like the Black Eyed Peas.
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