The hardest thing about the business is minding your own
Crazy how you gotta wait until it’s dark out to see who really with you.
Somedays you just have to create your own sunshine.
I push myself in a lot of aspects when I write a song. I write a piece and where most people would stop and say, ‘Oh, that’s the hook right there,’ I’ll move that to the first four bars of the verse and do a new hook.
Never say that you regret something, because at one point in your life, you wanted it.
When you’re on the road and moving city to city, when someone isn’t there at the end of the night, you feel empty.
I don’t measure my success anymore by the Grammys. I can’t because I’ll just end up crushed.
I’m not going to lie; listen, I’m nice at basketball.
Bad decisions, good intentions.
Sometimes it’s the journey that teaches you a lot about your destination.
Reviews condition people. At the end of the day, a lot of human minds are malleable. They can be easily shaped with strong words.
Don’t lie to the girl of your life for the hoe of the night
Each day I’m thankful for nights that turned into mornings, friends that turned into family, dreams that turned into reality, and like that turned into love.
To go indie is a thing. But to put an album in the stores, you need a distribution label.
I feel that when you care about your music, taking risks is something you should do to keep things exciting.
The ideal girl is driven, working on something other than modeling or being a singer.
Surface R&B doesn’t work any more. The whole heartthrob thing, songs about unrealistic love and tearing your shirt off every show – that’s not really where it’s at any more. It’s becoming harder for those guys to sell records, and harder for them to succeed.