Gavin DeGraw - Quotes

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There's always some amount of gradual, slow burning destruction over the course of partying.

There's always some amount of gradual, slow burning destruction over the course of partying.

I was introduced to country music around a campfire on a farm. ---->>>

But I've never considered myself any kind of heartthrob. It sounds painful. ---->>>

I live in a bus and go from place to place and sometimes feel very detached from what's going on. ---->>>

When my grandfather died, I started adopting some of his accents, to sort of remind myself of him. A homage. He was a war hero, and he was really great with his hands. ---->>>

Women are the first to jump on what is fashionable.

Women are the first to jump on what is fashionable.

I like to do the splits onstage. ---->>>

When I was a kid I got busted for throwing a rock through a car window and egging a house on halloween. ---->>>

I don't want to be anything other than what I've been trying to be lately. ---->>>

I don't want to see Superman replaced with Superboy. ---->>>

I happen to be a guy who also plays the piano and sings, so people automatically associate me with Billy Joel. ---->>>

I took a lot of time to open myself up to taking chances musically. ---->>>

So I try not to have any actual expectations for myself for any level of success or failure.

So I try not to have any actual expectations for myself for any level of success or failure.

So when you start touring, women are definitely going to check you out first. ---->>>

So yeah, I play the piano for most of the show, but I like rock and roll. ---->>>

You can be a singer, and you can be a guitar player, but putting them together is another animal. ---->>>

I may never get my own action figure, but at least I think what I'm doing is really legitimate musically. ---->>>

I can do a gig without an instrument. ---->>>

I could tell it was a popular move as a writer to walk down the bass lines while you were writing a song. ---->>>

I don't really take a step back too often to see what's going on. ---->>>

I don't take my clothes off in my videos. ---->>>

I love to play music. ---->>>

I miss that sensation of a small achievement feeling like a really big deal. ---->>>

I think listening to real classic soul material made me learn how to feel music that's sung. ---->>>

I'm like a junkie for writing. ---->>>

I'm very competitive, and my ego couldn't handle that lack of success. ---->>>

It's not my goal to be a famous actor. ---->>>

My dad didn't want me to play guitar. He played piano, so I chose that. And I ended up loving it. ---->>>

Playing in front of people is a lot different from playing in your room. ---->>>

So if I was dating somebody now and the relationship didn't work out, I'd take that as failing. ---->>>

The early Billy Joel stuff I fell in love with, like Glass Houses, is a real rock record. ---->>>

We have a George Foreman grill on the bus. ---->>>

When people put that sort of pressure on you, you're worried that people won't want to receive you. ---->>>

I guess I'm happy that I'm getting the attention. Otherwise, I'd just be playing in a local bar in front of my family members, and I'm sure they'd get sick of that in no time. ---->>>

Biography

Nationality: American
Born: 02-04, 1977
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Occupation: Musician

Gavin Shane DeGraw (born February 4, 1977) is an American musician, singer and songwriter. He rose to fame with the single "I Don't Want to Be" from his debut album Chariot which became the theme song for the television drama series One Tree Hill. Other singles from the album included notably "Chariot" and "Follow Through" (wikipedia)