Earl Sweatshirt - Quotes

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My friends have to remind me that it's OK to own the fact that you're good at something. I think it'll just come with getting older.

My friends have to remind me that it's OK to own the fact that you're good at something. I think it'll just come with getting older.

It just happens to be that people like to associate poetry and rap music. I think that idea is kind of corny. ---->>>

I think rap music is rap music. I mean, are there heavy writing aspects of it? Absolutely. In a sense, is it poetry? Yeah. I've heard that so much, growing up in a house with poetry. But I think people like to use that as a shortcut for who's good and who's not. It's like the word 'lyrical' - 'lyrical' is the worst word in the entire world.

I think rap music is rap music. I mean, are there heavy writing aspects of it? Absolutely. In a sense, is it poetry? Yeah. I've heard that so much, growing up in a house with poetry. But I think people like to use that as a shortcut for who's good and who's not. It's like the word 'lyrical' - 'lyrical' is the worst word in the entire world.

Everyone's like sheep on social media; like, one person starts making noise, and everyone's like, 'Hey, yeah!' and then you got a whole bunch of people making noise at you. ---->>>

All rappers are princesses like me. ---->>>

Lil B opened up the floodgates for Odd Future, and now rap has a huge Internet culture. ---->>>

Rapping is the only time I'm serious. ---->>>

Twitter is a real addiction, like the color of it, the process of it. ---->>>

Whatever I think the song sounds like is what I'll name it. It's a feeling thing; it's not logical at all. ---->>>

It takes me a long time to write, and I trust myself, so I write very sparsely, so when I do, I know it's good, you know what I mean? Rather than writing a whole bunch and having to sort out what's good and what's not. ---->>>

At first, I was just trying to sound like DOOM and Eminem, and then I dug out my own voice, I guess. ---->>>

At the end of the day, I'm not some evil guy. ---->>>

It would be ridiculous to say I don't want to sell records, but I trust my taste. ---->>>

Odd Future's like a network as opposed to like a rap group.

Odd Future's like a network as opposed to like a rap group.

People think artists like 50 Cent don't have charisma, but it's just a different kind of charisma, a bully charisma, which is kinda frowned upon. ---->>>

Sometimes videos make a bad song very tight. ---->>>

Biography

Nationality: American
Born: 02-24, 1994
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Occupation: Musician

Thebe Neruda Kgositsile (born February 24, 1994), better known by his stage name Earl Sweatshirt, is an American rapper, record producer, and disc jockey from Los Angeles, California. He originally went by the moniker Sly Tendencies in 2008, but soon changed it when Tyler, The Creator invited him to join his hip hop collective Odd Future in late 2009 (wikipedia)