No matter where I'm at in life, whether I'm in the music industry, rich, poor, everybody need love in their life. Gangsta or not, everybody need love in their life. You can't act too hard about that.
Being self-made means putting yourself in position to help others put themselves in position to be successful.
Getting people to like my music was challenging at first. It's hard to get people to like your music. There isn't a simple formula that automatically makes people like you.
New York sounds like something that I could really listen to. It's like a vibe; it's a hit song. It's a song that you could listen to in five years and still like.
You always gonna feel me. That's my main thing. When I'm speaking in my music, you gotta feel me.
I never knew Artist was going to get this big. When I was making it, I put my all into it. But you never know what's going to happen with something you make.
If you listen to me, it's real stories. It's catchy and something you can relate to.
I had to realize that you can't try to get money, support yourself, and grind doing whatchu need to do at the same time. The music is the grind. You really gotta grind. You gotta find your way around. You can't be stuck tryna get there.
You can't say I don't sound like a N.Y. rapper - it's because I don't wanna sound like nobody else.
'Remember the Time' and 'You Rock My World' from Michael Jackson were two of my favorite songs ever. My mom used to bump them all the time.
Perfecting your craft is one of the main keys in being successful.
Promise me you'll always remember: You're braver than you believe, and stronger than you seem, and smarter than you think.
You can't stay in your corner of the forest waiting for others to come to you. You have to go to them sometimes.