Edwin Starr - Quotes

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And me, myself personally, in order for there to be any kind of longevity there's gotta be some history.

And me, myself personally, in order for there to be any kind of longevity there's gotta be some history.

Which I would've done 'cause I volunteered for the draft which meant that I only had to do two years. But when the Cubans had missiles in the Canal and Kennedy made the extension, I was one of the ones who had enough time to be extended. ---->>>

If you can make the family life and the music work together that's wonderful. If you can make it work. ---->>>

I do more work in Britain than I do anywhere else in the world. ---->>>

The record industry is a world within itself.

The record industry is a world within itself.

Well, nine times out of ten when you have 2 or 3 stars in a household you have an unfortunate amount of competition that's not necessarily a healthy competition. ---->>>

I knew that I had a following here in England, and if I came over here maybe I could cultivate it, but I never dreamt it would be as great as it has been. ---->>>

Most artists come in and out of the country, they stay may be 2 weeks - or a month max and then they leave. ---->>>

You can only be lucky if you have a place to record. ---->>>

It's not like it used to be where everybody has a record company to belong to. ---->>>

Unfortunately, I'm not one of those people who take pictures, you know, carry a camera. Because if I did I'd have stack's and stack's and stack's of different act's. I got a lot here - I know what I done. ---->>>

Biography

Nationality: American
Born: 01-21, 1942
Birthplace:
Die: 04-02, 2003
Occupation: Musician

Edwin Starr (born Charles Edwin Hatcher; January 21, 1942 – April 2, 2003) was an American soul singer. Starr was famous for his Norman Whitfield-produced Motown singles of the 1970s, most notably the number one hit "War". Starr was born in Tennessee and raised in Ohio, and later lived in Detroit while singing for Ric Tic and Motown Records (wikipedia)