Carole King - Quotes

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My life has been a tapestry of rich and royal hue, an everlasting vision of the ever changing view.

My life has been a tapestry of rich and royal hue, an everlasting vision of the ever changing view.

I listen to both oldies and contemporary stations. I enjoy listening to current stuff because there's an energy to it that's inspiring. ---->>>

My parents always told me I could be anything I wanted to be. ---->>>

I just sort of try to be a good person; try to write music that lifts people and makes me feel good to sing. ---->>>

I'm a songwriter first. ---->>>

Sensitive, humbug. Everybody thinks I'm sensitive. Wait until they hear my new album. ---->>>

The downside of videos is that it will put my vision in front of other people, so they might not get the chance to create their own. ---->>>

Eric Clapton is my dream guitarist. ---->>>

In my career I have never felt that my being a woman was an obstacle or an advantage. I guess I've been oblivious. ---->>>

I think Madonna has a great deal of intelligence and capability. I have a lot of respect for her. She's taken her career and maximized it with intelligence and creativity.

I think Madonna has a great deal of intelligence and capability. I have a lot of respect for her. She's taken her career and maximized it with intelligence and creativity.

Sometimes I get a lyric, and the lyric, you know, comes off the page, and goes into my brain and comes out with a melody. Other times, I may create a melody first. ---->>>

I used to hate the sound of my voice. ---->>>

I write heavily under the influence of James Taylor. ---->>>

I went to London and performed in Eric Clapton's concert at the Royal Albert Hall. I'll work with him any time he asks me. ---->>>

I didn't want to be an artist. ---->>>

There is a downside to having one of the biggest-selling albums ever. ---->>>

Biography

Nationality: American
Born: 02-09, 1942
Birthplace: Manhattan, New York City, New York, U.S.
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Occupation: Musician

Carole King (born Carol Joan Klein, February 9, 1942) is an American composer and singer-songwriter. She is the most successful female songwriter of the latter half of the 20th century, having written or co-written 118 pop hits on the Billboard Hot 100 between 1955 and 1999. King also wrote 61 hits that charted in the UK, making her the most successful female songwriter on the UK singles charts between 1952 and 2005 (wikipedia)