Debbie Harry - Quotes

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I don't mind if my skull ends up on a shelf as long as it's got my name on it.

I don't mind if my skull ends up on a shelf as long as it's got my name on it.

I've had some lovely extraordinary experiences on New Year's Eve.

I've had some lovely extraordinary experiences on New Year's Eve.

I have a lot of regrets, but I'm not going to think of them as regrets. ---->>>

I do know the effect that music still has on me - I'm completely vulnerable to it. I'm seduced by it. ---->>>

I mean I think that Blondie's influence is a little bit in a way more eclectic than those bands. ---->>>

I'm a culture vulture, and I just want to experience it all.

I'm a culture vulture, and I just want to experience it all.

Lately I've been believing that music predates speech. ---->>>

I could be a housewife... I guess I've vacuumed a couple of times. ---->>>

But, you know, the issues of humanity and what is fair treatment and good treatment of a fellow human being should not really be based on a personal sense of right and wrong or judgment. ---->>>

Music is wonderful. Especially if there's some kind of content to it. ---->>>

You always fall for the rascal or the guy who's got a little bit of the devil in him. You can't help it. ---->>>

I thought I'd live to a ripe old age, because I always felt there was a lot to do. I had a driven feeling. I always thought in the present. ---->>>

The only person I really believe in is me. ---->>>

If I were to do a foundation, it would be to promote solar energy. And I'm worried about drilling for oil. I think it is harming the earth, 'cos it drains the layer of oil under the surface, and that could be causing earthquakes. It's like we're giving the earth arthritis. I don't know if that sounds crazy. ---->>>

Something's that written out is okay, but it's not always a clear indication of what a person means. ---->>>

I love the ACLU and I'm concerned now, especially when it comes to our rights, with current politics and the religious community and the Conservative majority or minority - I don't know who they are. ---->>>

Being hot never hurts!

Being hot never hurts!

I think it's a Blondie tradition that all of our albums sort of have a wide spread of styles. ---->>>

I turned on VH1 this morning just to get a little warm-up before I came over here, and I think it's just terrific. There's so much great stuff: diverse and wonderful music, good performances, great looking girls, great videos, the whole thing. ---->>>

Music has its own emotional embodiment. It carries an emotion with it. When you associate a lyric with the music, it's much easier; but when you're standing there completely dry in front of the camera with no musical background, just a fine-tuned, get-this-emotional-story across, it's a very, very intense kind of focus. ---->>>

And living in a metropolitan area which is ethnically diverse, our lives are very complicated, so our emotional experiences are going to be varied like that. ---->>>

I guess people assume I have some sort of totally magical life, but I'm a working musician, fortunately. I've worked on my craft, and I'm very fortunate I've been able to survive in a very competitive industry and enjoy my success. It's not easy. ---->>>

I really, really like writing songs. ---->>>

We probably, as primitive people, made music before we actually had a language, and that's where language comes from. ---->>>

I get myself a gig somewhere, whether it's in a club, whether it's in a bar, it doesn't matter, and I just work on New Year's Eve because I always feel it's very symbolic for me for the next year, for the new year.

I get myself a gig somewhere, whether it's in a club, whether it's in a bar, it doesn't matter, and I just work on New Year's Eve because I always feel it's very symbolic for me for the next year, for the new year.

And I wasn't convinced that I was the most talented person in the world. ---->>>

Capote wrote every day. He said that's the only way, you have to sit down every day and do it. ---->>>

I always work on New Year's Eve, no matter what. ---->>>

I feel like I have to have a voice. ---->>>

It's amazing to me to see how bands evolve and how they take all their influences and come up with their own sound. ---->>>

Music does not carry you along. You have to carry it along strictly by your ability to really just focus on that little small kernel of emotion or story. ---->>>

That was the impetus for me to do music or art, because I knew if I didn't try when I was young, then I would get to be in my 40's and I'd be really unhappy that I hadn't. ---->>>

The word 'iconic' is used too frequently - an icon is a statue carved in wood. It was shocking at first, when I got that reference. It was a responsibility, and it's impossible to live up to - you're supposed to be dead, for one thing. ---->>>

Christina Aguilera is an incredible musician and singer.

Christina Aguilera is an incredible musician and singer.

And New Year's Eve is very, very important to me. ---->>>

But as a writer and performer, I want to get paid for what I do. ---->>>

But computers have changed the world for everyone, so there will be some way of working it out. ---->>>

I always say the new album is the best one yet. I always feel that - I really do, because it's the latest and it's the newest and it's a little bit better. ---->>>

New York has always been a city of change and a city about change, and it is a back-leading development. Nobody's going to want to come to New York if it looks like another strip mall. ---->>>

We wanted to enjoy what we were doing and we had business things we had to straighten out and personnel problems and it sort of took a little time to do it. ---->>>

Biography

Nationality: American
Born: 07-01, 1945
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Occupation: Musician
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Deborah Ann Harry (born Angela Tremble, July 1, 1945) is an American singer-songwriter and actress best known as the lead singer of the new wave band Blondie. She recorded several worldwide number one singles with Blondie during the 1970s and 1980s. She is sometimes considered the first rapper to chart at number one in the United States owing to her work on "Rapture" (wikipedia)