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  • Burning Spear
    Burning Spear
    Jamaican reggae singer-songwriter, vocalist and musician 1945-
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    A lot of things encouraged me to start my label. I think it's very important for an artist to know how many records they've sold and where they've sold. I know that I have never been treated the way I'm supposed to be treated - like an artist. That's why I do things for myself. I feel like I'm a free man.
  • Betty Wright
    Betty Wright
    American singer 1953-2020
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    'Pain' is more indicative of what I like to do. I'm lyric-conscious. I like to tell stories, give advice. Instead of writing a 'Dear Abby' column, I do it on records.
  • Boy George
    Boy George
    English singer, songwriter, DJ, fashion designer and actor 1961-
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    A lot of people felt I was getting work because I was Boy George. My response at the time was that there's a lot of DJs making records, they're not all making good records, but they have the right to do that.
  • Diane Ackerman
    Diane Ackerman
    American poet, essayist, savage and naturalist 1948-
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    A poem records emotions and moods that lie beyond normal language, that can only be patched together and hinted at metaphorically.
  • William Arthur Ward
    William Arthur Ward
    American writer and poet 1921-1994
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    Adversity causes some men to break; others to break records.
  • Bernard M. Baruch
    Bernard M. Baruch
    American investor, philanthropist, statesman, and political consultant 1870-1965
    Bernard M. Baruch
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    Age is only a number, a cipher for the records. A man can't retire his experience. He must use it. Experience achieves more with less energy and time.
    Source: On his 85th birthday. UPI News Report, August 20, 1955
  • Alanis Morissette
    Alanis Morissette
    Canadian-American singer, songwriter and actress 1974-
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    And ultimately the people who produce my records, they know that they're here to serve the purpose of me expressing who I am at this period of time and augmenting that or pulling it forward and I love that process.
  • Benny Green
    Benny Green
    American musician
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    Any time I need to get a serious attitude adjustment, I put on one of their records, and there are examples there for all time to keep us honest and keep us reaching; they'll never be eclipsed.
  • Butch Trucks
    Butch Trucks
    American musician 1947-2017
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    Back when Napster first came along, I started telling everybody Napster was like shooting yourself in the foot because you're stealing music. The record companies don't pay for us to make records - the bands do.
  • Bruce Johnston
    Bruce Johnston
    American singer, songwriter 1942-
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    Before I joined The Beach Boys, I was working at Columbia Records as a producer, and saw The Byrds come in and do their first overdub before Terry even met them.
  • John Ruskin
    John Ruskin
    English art critic 1819-1900
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    Better the rudest work that tells a story or records a fact, than the richest without meaning.
    Source: The seven lamps of architecture
  • Busta Rhymes
    Busta Rhymes
    American rapper, musician, record producer and actor 1972-
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    Brooklyn is where I primarily developed. I had an opportunity to make records and perform in clubs here and there, and I started networking with the right people in the right places.
  • Bootsy Collins
    Bootsy Collins
    American musician, singer and songwriter 1951-
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    But I'm always trying to plan ahead too and in doing so, and in working on this album, I've met a lot people that I hope to be involved with, on their records and in their situations.
  • Bruce Springsteen
    Bruce Springsteen
    American singer-songwriter 1949-
    Bruce Springsteen
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    But then I go through long periods where I don't listen to things, usually when I'm working. In between the records and in between the writing I suck up books and music and movies and anything I can find.
  • Bonnie Tyler
    Bonnie Tyler
    Welsh singer 1951-
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    Every country I've had different hit records, so we have to change the set to fit the country.
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