25 Inspirational Calvin Harris Quotes

25 Inspirational Calvin Harris Quotes

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Adam Richard Wiles (born 17 January 1984), known professionally as Calvin Harris , is a Scottish DJ, record producer, singer, and songwriter. He is known for his singles ” We Found Love “, ” This Is What You Came For “, ” Summer “, ” Feel So Close “, ” Outside “, ” Feels “, and ” One Kiss “. His collaboration with Rihanna, “We Found Love”, became an international success, giving Harris his first number one single on the US Billboard Hot 100.

Inspirational Calvin Harris Quotes:

 

1.”I’m not angry, I’m not an angry person, but I do sometimes like playing with the perception of anger, as in pretending that I’m more angry than I actually am, and sometimes it works quite well”. Calvin Harris

2.” There’s only so much you can do with a male voice in dance music”. Calvin Harris

 

3.”There’s only so much you can do with a male voice in dance music”. Calvin Harris

 

4.”Right at the start, when I was about 13 or 14, I only had an Amiga 500 Plus running a bit of tracker software called OctaMED. My brother was big into his computers, and when he moved up to a proper PC, I took charge of the Amiga”. Calvin Harris



5.”I know how to treat my voice to make it sound as good as it possibly can – which is still not that good”. Calvin Harris

 

6.”Even if you have a big tune, live crowds can get sick of it. It’s not just about the song but also the staying power and if people have connected with it in a certain way. I know that the tracks I put more emotion and depth into are the ones that have the staying power in clubs”. Calvin Harris

 

7.”Growing up around British music, you realise how much depth there is to it… my stuff is different to the likes of Pitbull for that reason”. Calvin Harris

 

8.”From the age of 14 to about 20, I bombarded record companies and DJs with my demos. I was desperate to get it out there. Most of the time, I got nothing back”. Calvin Harris

 

9.”In Britain, you know there are people waiting to tear your stuff apart, so it’s important for me to know that my music has subtleties and depth to it”. Calvin Harris



10.”Growing up in Dumfries, I got no sun – I spent all my time in my room making records. When I came to America, it made me recognise the benefits of sunlight. Oh, and I also got a good haircut. I used to have a terrible haircut”. Calvin Harris

 

11.”The thing is, any time anyone invades anyone on stage, the invader always looks really bad no matter what point they’re proving – obviously that applies to myself too”. Calvin Harris

 

12.”Sometimes, it’s better to stop thinking and trust your instincts. That’s what I used to do when I first started making music, but as time goes on, you can sometimes over-intellectualise thing”. Calvin Harris

 

13.”There are a lot of mindless moments in my tunes”. Calvin Harris

 

14.”When I’m a bit sad, I often go for a drive in the country, quite fast with my music up”. Calvin Harris



15.”I trade musical favours like cattle. I can’t remember the last time I did a remix for actual money. For me, I try and get a good swap”. Calvin Harris

 

16.”I have legendary massive breakfasts at hotels. I don’t hold back. I’ll get there at 7A.M. and I’ll be the last out at 11 A.M., having gone up and down the buffet seven times”. Calvin Harris

 

17.”I try and sit on the fence because as soon as you voice any kind of opinion, people begin to think you’re an idiot”. Calvin Harris

 

18.”To throw a shoe at a man in Dundee is the equivalent of a kiss on the cheek and an embrace in London. Dundee is a very different place; they have their own rules”. Calvin Harris

 

19.”Reaching the height of 6 ft. 5 in.; I never expected to be that tall. I just shot up”. Calvin Harris



20.”I’m not good at interviews, I’m not good at dancing, I’m not good at looking like I’m having fun. I never will be, I don’t think. Unless I go to a life coach”. Calvin Harris

 

21.”I’m not trying to be a celebrity, Justin Timberlake kinda guy”. Calvin Harris

 

22.”I want to be the number one songwriter-producer guy of all time”. Calvin Harris

 

23.”I suppose Spotify is a good thing. The ads are quite annoying, but a lot of people seem to like it and use it. I don’t myself, but it seems like a good idea, and the labels are getting a huge amount of money off it, but the artists aren’t, so that must be good for them… but not us”. Calvin Harris

 

24.”I’d been sending out demos and CDs for years. I knew my stuff was good enough, but I was getting nowhere. Then, three people – my future manager and two publishers – happened to send one of my tracks to EMI publishing in the same week. All of a sudden, they were interested!.” Calvin Harris



25″.The trouble with making music as a job is that I have no outside interests. All I can do to wind down is go to sleep”. Calvin Harris

 

 

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