Burton Cummings - Quotes

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You could live in Winnipeg a thousand years and not meet Ringo, Paul McCartney, or Bob Dylan.

You could live in Winnipeg a thousand years and not meet Ringo, Paul McCartney, or Bob Dylan.

I certainly haven't lived the life of a Buddhist monk. ---->>>

I sing in key, thank you very much. ---->>>

My book is already online. I can type 150 words a minute. I took typing in high school. ---->>>

When I'm in the car and somebody comes on the radio singing the high notes, I try to sing along. ---->>>

The biggest compliment I get is that I don't sound like anybody else. I think I value that as the highest compliment. ---->>>

Most of my ambitions were seeded at St. John's. My time there was some of the best time I have spent on Earth thus far. ---->>>

As a member of Guess Who, I think 'No Time' was the best thing we ever did. It was a pivotal song in our career. ---->>>

I can put up a blog in 10 seconds. ---->>>

I'm not Bill Evans. I'm not Keith Jarrett. I'm basically a singer who plays along with his voice. ---->>>

It's like a runner or a swimmer training all the time. I sing every day. ---->>>

When I'm not touring, I sing at home, either at the piano or I'll pick up my guitar, singing old Buck Owens songs. ---->>>

There may be a new album, and there may not. Right now, we're encouraging bootlegging because there have been some great live things that ended up on the Internet. Rather than try to stop it, we like it. If nobody gave a crap about you, they wouldn't bother to bootleg you. ---->>>

Biography

Nationality: Canadian
Born: 12-31, 1947
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Occupation: Musician

Burton Lorne Cummings, OC OM (born December 31, 1947) is a Canadian musician, singer and songwriter. Burton is the former lead singer and keyboardist for the Canadian rock band The Guess Who. During his 10 years in the band, from 1965 to 1975, he sang, wrote or co-wrote many hit songs, including "American Woman," "No Time", "Share the Land", "Hand Me Down World", "Laughing", "Star Baby", "New Mother Nature", "These Eyes", and "Clap for the Wolfman" (wikipedia)