It's not an act, it's just my way.
You know, if you don't do nothin, you don't do nothin.
You know, it sounds corny, but I believe in myself. And I work hard.
As corny as it may sound, my true goal was to crack the Americana market.
Even if you're on the right track, you'll get run over if you just sit there.
I'm proud to pay taxes in the United States; the only thing is, I could be just as proud for half the money.
I'm proud to be paying taxes in the United States. The only thing is -- I could be just as proud for half the money.
I know how I like to be treated, so I always start by saying, 'Could you give me a moment of your time, I know you're very busy,' and usually, they will.
You get a letter from her agency embracing you into the family that says, 'It is our goal now to help you achieve your dream of being a songwriter, in John's memory.'
I really believe in myself. I'm the hardest worker I know, and one of the best songwriters. There's a craft to it, and it takes a long time to hone it, and I work really hard at it.