The thing about hip-hop producers, and the thing about hip-hop musicians, is that we listen to everything. And we're inspired by everything. I'd say even more so than any other genre of music.

El-P

When I left the U.S., I sort of left that frustration and that to make the national behind me.

Christen Press

Just do what you want more often. Don't be so worried about what other people expect.

Pamela Druckerman

I'm rich, freakin' rich. It's crazy.

Britney Spears

I definitely feel most at home in New City, although I get stir-crazy if I'm here too long.

Martha Hunt

My favourite writers are always great storytellers, like Bruce Springsteen; I adore Bruce Springsteen. I feel like he doesn't beat around the bush, and he doesn't overcomplicate things. He puts things into layman's terms and tells stories that anyone can understand.

Sam Fender